Latest from the News Desk
A national watchdog group has filed a federal complaint claiming violations of the Animal Welfare Act in the UW’s treatment of ferrets.
Freshman Robin Cheung wants to be a doctor, but he’s a filmmaking kid at heart, so he sees value in the humanities even if he’s not pursuing his studies there at the UW.
One Florida A&M University (FAMU) police officer was awarded more than $400,000 in a lawsuit stemming from claims of discrimination against his chief, Terence Calloway, now one of the final two candidates for the same position at the UWPD.
Kyle McDermott, a Campus Sustainability Fund (CSF) program manager, was a freshman in college when he bought his first bicycle. At the time, McDermott was riding a bicycle given to him by a family friend, but it was stolen on his first day of classes.
The Jan. 16 meeting of the ASUW Board of Directors (BOD) continued the discussion on the Office of Inclusive Design (OID) from the Jan. 9 meeting.
On Feb. 15, 2003, UW students joined the tens of thousands of peace activists who marched through downtown Seattle to the International District to protest the then-looming war in Iraq as part of an international campaign, with marches happening in more than 600 cities across the world. And …
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Black Student Union (BSU) and the Black Law Student Association met Wednesday to discuss his legacy and the continued relevance of his teachings. The event took place inside the Unity Room of the Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center (ECC), where …
Kelty Pierce’s office is tucked away behind the lounge of the ASUW suite in the HUB. Inside, the ASUW president has two leather sofa chairs in front of her small desk, with a bookshelf in the opposite corner. But aside from the colored sticky notes stuck on her desk and her crutches by the d…
Earlier this month, President Donald Trump ordered an airstrike on Baghdad International Airport that killed the Iranian general Qasem Soleimani. Five days later, Jan. 8, Iran retaliated by firing ballistic missiles at Iraqi military bases housing U.S. troops (with a warning in advance so no…
When Youtuber and makeup artist NikkieTutorials posted a video to her channel Monday titled, “I’m Coming Out,” she revealed that she identified as a transgender woman to an audience of over 12 million subscribers.
Shaun Scott, former Seattle City Council contender and UW alum, has been named Washington field director for Sen. Bernie Sanders’s 2020 presidential campaign.
We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on! Submit news to email@example.com.
- Watchdog claims UW bashed ferrets’ heads in experiment
- ‘It’s like engraved in my brain’: What goes into being a UW cheerleader
- The Seattle Monorail, a paradox of past and future
- UWPD chief candidate’s previous work faced discrimination lawsuits
- The lives and labors of professional translators and interpreters
- U Bike bicycle library program fosters long-term bicycle ownership
- ‘In the belly of the beast’: What modern-day activism looks like in the face of US wars in the Middle East
- Review: Staged reading of ‘Savage Conversations’ rattles morals
- Humanities advising consolidation? Not so fast, student senate says
- Early classes should go back to bed