The @WindermereCup is this Saturday! To celebrate, let's #TBT to when the Men's Varsity Crew flew to Luxor and Cairo for the Festival of Oars in 1979! They won both their races, winning over the British, Irish, Egyptian, Canadian and Belgian teams. 🚣 @UW_Rowinggm
UW President Ana Mari Cauce wrote about the importance of today, and how it represents an opportunity for the University and our community to renew our commitment to combating this ongoing epidemic and to ending the silence that surrounds it.
Today marks the National Day of Awareness for Murdered and Missing Indigenous People (MMIP), a day to acknowledge the violence that disproportionately affects Indigenous women, girls and two-spirit people. 1/2
This is the first full-length Pixar film to have an Asian protagonist, and director Domee Shi is the first woman to direct a Pixar film. Sarah Choi, a doctoral student in @uw_cms shares her thoughts on the film. Read more 👇#AANHPIHeritageMonthh 2/2dailyuw.com/arts_and_cultu…E
Spoiler warning for those who have not seen Pixar's latest film, "Turning Red".
"Turning Red" is a coming-of-age film that focuses on 13-year-old Meilin "Mei," a Chinese Canadian girl who struggles to find balance in the separate spheres of her family and friend group. 🎥 1/2U
Two @UW nursing and midwife experts in maternal health comment on the issue of restricting abortion or making it illegal — seen as increasingly likely due to the Supreme Court draft opinion leaked Monday.
Job of the week: @harborviewmc has multiple custodian opportunities. This role will clean & disinfect equipment according to procedure, perform bloodborne pathogen & chemical spill containment & perform in between case cleaning in procedure rooms.
Spending the day in Downtown Seattle? Hop on the @SeattleMonorail! The 0.9-mile monorail connects Seattle Center and Westlake Center. Built in 1962 for the Seattle World's Fair, it's a great tourist spot and a fun method of transportation! 🚆#SeattleSundayy.
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Natalie Stagnone, a UW senior and recipient of the Mary Gates Scholarship, co-founded Thurston County Inclusion, an organization that provides programs for youth with and without intellectual disabilities for year round engagement. #HuskyExperienceking5.com/article/news/c…
Congrats to @UWSoftball ! They recently defeated Oregon 6-0 and Seattle U 6-2. The team faces Stanford for a three game set starting tonight at the Husky Softball Stadium. Be sure to cheer them on! 💜#PurpleFridayy
It's no exaggeration to say that tomorrow will literally be the best day ever in the U District: Seattle Independent Bookstore Day! The Spring Preview Game! And the first-ever Seattle Boba Fest!
We open at 9am; hop on the light rail and join the fun: bit.ly/3vQ2HJk
With midterms this week, we all know Suzzallo Library by heart. But in the original 1924 rendering of the building, did you know there was a tall tower that didn't make the final cut? Wow, imagine that! 😲#TBTT@uwlibrariessR
Get the 🍿 ready: A film based on Daniel James Brown's bestselling novel, "Boys in the Boat", is being directed by George Clooney & Grant Haslov!
You don't have to wait for the movie to take in some exciting rowing action, though. Windermere cup is May 6-7 on the Montlake Cut!Z
Noah Woolsey and UW went down to the wire at the 2022 Pac-12 Championships, but came out on top, winning the individual and team titles Wednesday at Aldarra Golf Club.
The Seattle scientists behind the new vaccine sought to create a 'second-generation' vaccine for COVID-19 that is safe, effective at low doses, simple to manufacture at scale, and stable without deep-freezing. #UWserves#PopulationHealth 2/2 ms.spr.ly/6015b6XUV
A COVID-19 vaccine developed at @UWMedicine has proven safe and effective in late-stage clinical testing. SK bioscience, the company leading the clinical development, will seek authorization for its use in South Korea. Read more 👉ms.spr.ly/6014b6XUpR 1/2d
UW Drama Prof. Valerie Curtis-Newton, head of directing & playwriting, will explore the importance of courage in making art & discuss how her work as a director, activist & teacher has shaped theater in Seattle at this year's University Faculty Lecture.
Team Melodic, composed of grad students Xiaoyang Qiu, Jinyao Ouyang, and Shuoxuan Wang from the UW's MS in Technology Innovation program at the @GIX_edu, was awarded first place in the Americas region for Microsoft's Imagine Cup! 🎉#HuskyExperiencee#UWinnovatess 1/2C
Climate anxiety and grief are fueled by the impacts of climate change and feelings of helplessness. If you’re feeling anxious about the future of the climate or grieving for the climate of the past, know that you aren’t alone, and your feelings are completely valid. 1/2
Calling all golf fans! @UW_MGolf will be hosting the 2022 PAC-12 Men's Golf Championships. Held at Aldarra Golf Club in Sammamish, WA, admissions are free for everyone. Be sure to cheer them on April 25-27! ⛳ 💜#PurpleFridayy
PhD student & pilot Kimberly Perkins not only uses her research to prioritize psychological safety in the airline industry, but she also gives through her nonprofit, Aviation for Humanity, to donate school supplies to kids globally.
Happy #EarthDay! #DYK that the @UWBiology Greenhouse is home to one of the most comprehensive teaching collections in the United States? The state-of-the-art facility features a series of themed rooms that showcase teaching plants from differing biomes and active research.
In 1958, UW professor Thomas Edmonds addressed the growing pollution in Lake Washington resulting in the program Metro, which focused on controlling pollution caused by transportation, waste and sewage. #TBT 2/3
Tomorrow is #EarthDay, so we're highlighting some of the UW's achievements in sustainability and environmental stewardship!
In 1919, what's now referred to as @UW_SAFS was founded. UW was the first U.S. university with a program of its kind. 🌍#TBTT 1/3v