UW Prepares to Install World's Largest Underwater Observatory
“This concept of a real-time observatory will change what we do as ocean engineers, what we will learn how to do, and what ocean scientists can do with these systems now and in the future,” says project lead Gary Harkins.
UW Starting Linebacker Earns Scholarship, Tackles Stereotypes, and Makes History
"Being a football player, people just see us for the physical aspects of it," says John Timu. "They don't get the behind-the-scenes intelligence it takes to succeed in football, to balance being both a student and an athlete at a school like Washington."
Student Musicians Collaborate with Masters
“Just being with other great artists and watching them work and knowing that you’re contributing to their work, puts you in a different frame of mind as a young anything—young artist, young scholar, young scientist,” says School of Music Director Richard Karpen.
Paws-On Science: Husky Weekend at the Pacific Science Center
Check out your own brain waves, control an underwater fish robot, create your own earthquake, and much more. Huskies of all ages welcome. Discounts available with your Husky Card or UW Alumni Association Member Card.
Students Collaborate to Build Most Energy-Efficient, Plug-In Hybrid Possible
“It’s very multidisciplinary,” says Mitchell Loeppky, a junior in computer engineering. “We’re solving real-world problems here, focusing on all aspects of the project. We get to work with real companies and professionals.”
UW Senior One of 18 to Explore Asia on Scholarship
“My education at UW has made me more open to different fields and ways of doing things, and it’s made me more perceptive of unexpected connections among all those fields,” says senior Honors student Genevieve Gebhart.
UW Students Find Success in Socks
“If you have an idea that you believe in, take the first step and do it,” says co-founder Jake Directo, 22. “You’ll be amazed at the doors that will open up for you along the way with hard work and perseverance if you just take the first step.”