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Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the general population has grown more anxious about contracting the virus. This anxiety can lead to potentially grave consequences, as some patients needing care from UW Medicine have been deferring, delaying, or not taking treatment at all for problems not relate…

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UW Medicine has borne the brunt of the financial impact of COVID-19, with losses predicted to pass half a billion dollars and thousands of workers furloughed. But it is not the only UW entity facing hefty shortfalls. 

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Saturday afternoon in the pouring rain, thousands of peaceful protesters gathered in downtown Seattle to demonstrate a non-violent outcry over the death of unarmed Black man George Floyd, at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer, in addition to the death of Ahmaud Arbery, who was fatally…

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The presidents of three large, public universities — the UW, Arizona State University, and Purdue University— participated in a virtual webinar focused on how public universities are acting as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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King County residents were directed by health officials earlier this month to wear face coverings in most public places. Seeing someone without a mask may induce anxiety or anger among people following these rules, and may even provoke some to say something to the individual. 

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