Stories with 'education' tag

The keeper of UW’s 127-year-old telescope

LOCAL TO KNOW: Adriana Gomez-Buckley remembers the first time she got the chance to look through the University of Washington’s 127-year-old telescope. She first visited the Theodor Jacobsen Observatory the summer after she graduated high school., There, Gomez-Buckley met the head of UW’s Department of Astronomy and peered up into the starry abyss. Four years […]

/ April 15, 2019

Toys Through Time Trivia With School’s Out Washington

Do you know how many LEGO pieces there are in the world? What about when the first Barbie was made? Or how much the most expensive Beanie Baby sold for? These are the important topics you’ll need to study up on for our “Nostalgic Toys and Games Trivia Night” supporting School’s Out Washington.

/ February 21, 2019

SOLD OUT! Screen-Printing Adventure with The Evergrey

Join us for a hands-on evening of art at the Pratt Fine Arts Center. Together, we are going to learn the basics of screen printing and explore a beloved institution in the central district.

/ January 11, 2019

Executive Speaker Series: Higher Education

Higher education institutions are collaborating with the regional business community to create innovative ways to address the talent gap and create new opportunities throughout the Seattle metro region. Hear from representatives from WSU, SU, UW, and Seattle Central College: Vikram Jandhyala, Vice President, Innovation Strategy, University of Washington Colleen Kerr, J.D., Vice President, Office of External […]

/ November 7, 2018

UW Comm Lead Connects

Join University of Washington Communication Leadership for Comm Lead Connects, a learning and networking event open the public. Hear from industry experts about emerging best practices in storytelling, content design, and technology—and participate in facilitated conversations about how you use communication to tackle the challenges of our time. Learn something new and network with intention during this half-day […]

/ January 8, 2018

10 podcast episodes that’ll teach you something new about Seattle

Seattle’s now known for its road rage-inducing traffic. While our local leaders work to improve our transit system, have have some suggestions for making your daily commute more bearable.

/ November 14, 2017