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Gov. Inslee announces appointments to UW Board of Regents

Gov. Jay Inslee has announced the appointments of Constance Rice and Rogelio Riojas to the University of Washington Board of Regents. – News release President statement

In the Headlines

  • Fish-ear bones offer clues to health of ocean, species – Seattle Times
  • UW launches record 17 startup companies – UW Today
  • UW Medicine hospitals rank highly in latest U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals – UW Today
  • Northwest scientists using drones to spy on nature – Seattle Times


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