UW Bothell 2016 year in review

UW Bothell 2016 year in review

From a state Supreme Court visit in January to the reverberations of the presidential election at the end of the year, 2016 stood out as a time when the University of Washington Bothell represented the values of justice, engagement, innovation and inclusion.


January

Washington Supreme Court

  1. Washington Supreme Court visits campus

  2. UW Bothell hosts South African student leaders


February

Money’s list of 25 great colleges for science

  1. UW Bothell No. 3 on Money’s list of 25 great colleges for science

  2. UW Bothell leaders win engineering awards

  3. Student finds UW Bothell a place to start again


March

inclusion awardees

  1. UW Bothell wins inclusion award

  2. Warren Buck leads off Encore! lecture series

  3. Students compete in analyst competition

  4. Interns see inside Olympia politics


April

Chancellor Yeigh participating in activity

  1. Hundreds engage at Diversity & Inclusion Conference

  2. Top teaching, research awards

  3. Students developing vision testing for children

  4. Students present Internet of Things ideas


May

Husky 100

  1. Five from UW Bothell in inaugural Husky 100

  2. Lagesse, Shayne win faculty mentor awards

  3. New ASUWB officers, senators for 2016-2017

  4. Skip the internship, full-time ahead

  5. Students travel, study on global initiatives


June

commencement for 25th graduating

  1. Biggest commencement for 25th graduating class

  2. Fredrika Smith named distinguished alumna

  3. Mechanical engineering students deliver

  4. ‘Never too late’ attitude for 67-year-old grad


July

New dean for School of Educational Studies Buendia

  1. New dean for School of Educational Studies

  2. Wetlands maintained as campus laboratory

  3. From military to student life


August

Study abroad Guatemala

  1. Eye-opening experience in Guatemala

  2. New ocean engineering minor ahead

  3. Students researching new way to clean waters


September

Convocation 2016

  1. Convocation launches year

  2. Digital Future Lab attention at PAX convention

  3. Students aid in breakthrough against dementia

  4. Campus strives to meet needs of parents


October

Husky W Day

  1. Celebrate Together on Husky W Day

  2. Self-driving bikes could move the world

  3. Chancellor shares priorities at town hall

  4. Powerful experience in Sardinia

  5. Debate team winning awards, making news


November

campus master plan

  1. Milestone for campus master plan

  2. Vets exemplify UW Bothell values

  3. Diversity values reaffirmed at forum

  4. Students publish, broadcast


December

Student Islamophobia mannequin challenge

  1. Student Islamophobia video goes viral

  2. Clean to the extreme

  3. Hormone linked to brain changes, aggression