Online Innovation: UW’s new degree in integrated social sciences

Matt Sparke is featured in a Seattle Weekly article on UW’s new online degree in integrated social sciences. Click to Read More

Elyse Gordon Receives 2013-14 Imagining America PAGE Fellowship

Geography graduate student Elyse Gordon recently won a PAGE (Publicly Active Graduate Education) fellowship for her work on empowerment programs, youth, technology, and citizenship. She can use the fellowship to attend the 2013 Imagining America Annual Conference and PAGE Summit and to participate in PAGE working groups with other graduate fellows. For more information …Click to Read More

Alumnus Sam Nowak Featured in Perspectives Newsletter

Geography alumnus Sam Nowak (BA, 2013) was recently featured in an article in the Perspectives Newsletter of the College of Arts and Science. Sam was recognized for his research on social justice and King County Metro’s discontinuation of the Ride Free Area, as well as for his achievement of the 2013 A&S Dean’s Medal …Click to Read More

Ryan Burns wins UN OCHA grant

UW Geography PhD student Ryan Burns was recently honored with a research grant from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. The grant, called the Research and Innovation Grant, will allow Ryan, in collaboration with Tillburg University PhD student Kenny Meesters, to develop an evaluation framework for digital humanitarian projects. With …Click to Read More