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UW alumnus develops iPhone tripod to bring everyone into picture

UW alumnus Garett Ochs started a Kickstarter campaign July 21 in hopes of raising $25,000 to fund a new phone tripod, called CaseCam.

New bridge design brings higher earthquake resistance, lower cost, and less construction time

Researchers recently developed a bridge design to improve earthquake resistance, reduce construction costs, and speed up construction processes.

UW-led traffic safety research receives $5.2 million grant

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) recently awarded a $5.2 million grant to the Pacific Northwest Transportation Consortium (PacTrans) for multi-university research in traffic safety, led by the UW.

Police investigating after burglary north of campus

The Seattle Police Department (SPD) is investigating after a residential burglary in the U-District early Friday morning.

Woman arrested for condo break-in

A 27-year-old woman was arrested and booked into the King County Jail on July 9, after a couple returned to their U-District condo to find it had been ransacked.

Take the UW out to the ball game

Though there was at least one Cougar fan booing in the audience, UW students, faculty, and staff enjoyed a warm night out Saturday at Safeco Field’s UW Night.

Jandhyala appointed Vice Provost for Innovation

Vikram Jandhyala, a UW professor of electrical engineering and inaugural Center for Commercialization (C4C) entrepreneurial faculty fellow assumed the new position of Vice Provost for Innovation July 1.

Jehovah’s Witnesses convention brings over 30,000 to Husky Stadium

The Jehovah’s Witnesses held a three-day international convention from July 4-6 at the Husky Stadium.

UW Medicine initiates new Emergency Medical Services Fellowship

UW School of Medicine Division of Emergency Medicine recently started a two-year Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Fellowship.

UW alumna Marnie Brown appointed new student regent

Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Marnie Brown, a UW professional accounting in taxation graduate, as the next student regent July 1.