• Bitcoin Believer

    An A&S alum dives into the brave new world of Bitcoin. View Story.
  • Yoram Bauman

    "The world's first and only stand-up economist" got his start at the UW. View Story.
  • Rita Zawaideh

    An A&S alum reaches out to Syrian refugees in the Middle East. View Story.
  • Andrew McMasters

    Jet City Improv's cofounder is an alum with a passion for improvisational theater. View Story.
  • Angela Jacobs

    Crafting wine gets personal for the owner of WInegirl Wines, an A&S alum. View Story.

Welcome

News and Media Coverage

New longhouse at UW a dream realized
On Thursday, the UW opened a modern interpretation of a Coast Salish longhouse on the Seattle campus, fulfilling a 40-year-old request by Native Americans to create a space that would allow students to connect with culture and family. Learn more at Seattle Times .
Arts Roundup: Lectures, exhibitions--and pianist Olga Kern
This week, the UW World Series presents Russian pianist Olga Kern and the School of Art concludes its Critical Issues in Contemporary Art public lecture series. Learn more at UW Today.

From the Current Issue of Perspectives Newsletter

Yoram Bauman

Finding the Funny in (More Than) Money
The economy's no laughing matter, unless you're watching comedian Yoram Bauman ('03), "the world's first and only stand-up economist." Read Story

Rita Zawaideh

From Middle East Tours to Medical Missions
Rita Zawaideh ('75), owner of a successful tour company, uses her talents and connections to organize medical missions in the Middle East. Read Story

Jinyoung Lee Englund

A Bitcoin Believer
Jinyoung Lee Englund ('06) was puzzled when she first heard about Bitcoin. Now she's a spokesperson for the Bitcoin Foundation. Read Story

Andrew McMasters

Inspiration through Improvisation
As cofounder of Seattle's Jet City Improv, Andrew McMasters ('95) shares his passion for improvisational theater. Read Story


EVENTS

FEATURED EVENTS

Welcome Reception and Lecture by Prof. Mika Ahuvia

Welcome Reception and Lecture by Prof. Mika Ahuvia
Hillel UW - 4745 17th Ave NE
March 31, 2015

Faculty recital: Marc Seales, piano

Faculty recital: Marc Seales, piano
Brechemin Auditorium
April 3, 2015

Brechemin Piano Series

Brechemin Piano Series
Brechemin Auditorium
April 9, 2015

Sarah Iles Johnston (Ohio State) - Classics Talk

Sarah Iles Johnston (Ohio State) - Classics Talk
TBD
April 10, 2015