June - December 2016


November


OneApp changes for 2017: Here's what you need to know

Nola.com, Nov. 29, 2016
New Orleans parents, it's time to think about next fall. There's mistrust in several U.S. cities that use a similar computerized, common public school "choice" enrollment system -- and that have a history of some parents getting favored and others short-changed, analysts with the Center on Reinventing Public Education wrote in 2015. CRPE is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

This Woman Kept Black Friday Non-Violent

Seattleweekly.com, Nov. 28; 2016
“Whose streets?” asks a lone voice at the corner of Fourth and Columbia. “OUR STREETS!” replies the crowd. Then Aina Braxton gets involved. Making her way to the front of the line, the UW Bothell administrator talks to the police at the front, finds out what they want. Read More

Muslim leaders call on FBI to investigate attack on UW student

Seattletimes.com, Nov. 28, 2016
Muslim leaders are calling on the FBI to open an investigation into an incident on the University of Washington campus in which a Muslim student was struck in the face with a bottle earlier this month. Earlier this month, University of Washington Bothell officials said they were investigating a possible hate crimethat occurred on campus in which a group of men reportedly targeted several Muslim women, demanding that they remove their hijabs. Read More

As New UW 'Hate Crime' Emerges, Woodinville Area Residents Form Group To Battle Discrimination

Patch.com, Nov. 28, 2016
WOODINVILLE, WA — Last week, someone smashed a sign outside the largest mosque in the state in Redmond. The week of Nov. 14, women students at the University of Washington-Bothell campus were allegedly harassed by men asking them to remove their hijabs. Read More

Community Calls for Hate Crime Investigation Following Assault on Muslim Student at UW

Seattleweekly.com, Nov. 28, 2016
Around 5:45 p.m. on November 15, a Muslim student was smashed in the face with a glass bottle near the northeast entrance to Mary Gates Hall on the University of Washington campus, according to a UW police report. In fact, on the same day this UW student was assaulted — November 15 — a group of Muslim women were harassed on UW Bothell campus, too, for wearing hijabs. Read More

President-elect Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos Push Increasingly Discredited School Policy

Janresseger.wordpress.com, Nov. 28, 2016
While public schools across the United States are the quintessential institution of the Ninety-Nine Percent, for years now public policy has been driven by the ideas of the One Percent. Even the proponents of school choice have begun raising questions. Robin Lake leads the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell, the organization that has made its name by promoting “portfolio school reform,” a theory that school districts ought to be managed as a business portfolio—shedding failing schools and opening new charters in an environment of perpetual market churn. Read More

Jackson High has the most grads choosing UW Bothell

Heraldnet.com, Nov. 26, 2016
BOTHELL — Enrollment at University of Washington Bothell continues to grow, thanks in part to Henry M. Jackson High School. Read More

Our Kids Have Given Enough!

Blogforarizona.net, Nov. 25, 2016
God, I’m tired of the whole district versus commercial (private and charter) school debate. Today though, I read a blog post by Robin J. Lake and found myself agreeing with much of what she wrote. Ms. Lake is the Director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Wildfire influences on the variability and trend of summer surface ozone in the mountainous western United States

Atmos-chem-phys.net, Nov. 24,2016
Abstract. Increasing wildfire activities in the mountainous western US may present a challenge for the region to attain a recently revised ozone air quality standard in summer. Authors include Daniel A Jaffe, University of Washington Bothell STEM professor. Read More

Everyday magic in a neighborhood grocery store

Crosscut.com, Nov. 24, 2016
It happens at least once a month. Author Jill Fridberg is a part-time lecturer in the University of Washington Bothell School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences. Read More

Writing of accused mass shooter portray a ‘selfish’ soul

heraldnet.com, Nov. 22, 2016
MUKILTEO — Allen Ivanov has been writing rap lyrics from jail bragging about killing even as his lawyers attempt to persuade Snohomish County prosecutors not to seek the death penalty for the young Mukilteo man. The University of Washington Bothell student is charged with killing fellow student Anna Bui and two young men. Read More

Suspected Mukilteo shooter, charged in ex-girlfriend's murder, writing rap lyrics in jail, calls himself 'selfish'

Nydailynews.com, Nov. 22, 2016
A man charged with the shooting murder of his ex-girlfriend and two other men during a Washington state house party has been writing rap lyrics from jail about the killings — a decision that could influence prosecutors to seek his death penalty, a report says. Allen Ivanov and Anna Bui were University of Washington Bothell students. Read More

Support pours in following vandalism at Redmond mosque

Redmond-reporter.com, Nov. 22, 2016
The main sign at the Muslim Association of Puget Sound (MAPS) in Redmond was vandalized early Monday morning. On Nov. 15, University of Washington, Bothell Chancellor Wolf Yeigh wrote on the school’s website that he was told several men approached some Muslim women students on campus and demanded that they remove their hijabs, or head scarves. Read More

Timing Leadership For Today’s Faster-Paced World

Tanveernaseer.com, Nov. 22, 2016
CEO tenure in the Fortune 500 has fallen from an average of 11 years in 2002 to six years today. Co-author Sophie Leroy is assistant professor in University of Washington Bothell’s School of Business. Read More

UW Bothell enrollment numbers grow for 11th consecutive year

Bothell-reporter,com, Nov. 22, 2016
The University of Washington Bothell’s enrollment numbers continue to rise for the 11th year in a row since it began accepting students in 2006, according to university officials. Read More

Prison Abolition Syllabus

Hutnyk.wordpress.com, Nov. 20, 2016
On September 9, 2016, the 45th anniversary of the Attica prison uprising, prisoners from at least twenty-one states began striking against what they called “modern-day slavery.” Authors include Dan Berger, faculty member University of Washington Bothell . Read More

SUNY Poly's No. 2 is out, but will remain on faculty

Timesunion.com, Nov. 21, 2016
Robert Geer, the No. 2 executive at Albany's SUNY Polytechnic Institute, is stepping down at the end of the month to return to teaching. Durgin has been at the Utica campus since 2012, back when it was still SUNY IT and led by Bjong Wolf Yeigh, who left in 2013 to become chancellor of the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

New Endowment Honors Student Killed in Mukilteo Mass Shooting

Patch.com, Nov. 18, 2016
BOTHELL, WA - The family of a University of Washington-Bothell student killed in a Mukilteo mass shooting in July has established a scholarship fund in her memory that will help other students pay to study abroad. Read More

Endowment fund honors memory of UW Bothell student killed in Mukilteo

Shorelineareanews.com, Nov. 18
The family of Anna Bui, the University of Washington Bothell student who was fatally shot at a gathering in Mukilteo, is starting an endowment fund in her memory that would offer scholarships to other students at the University. Read More

TEDx speakers share stories of hurt, hope and inspiration

Heraldnet.com, Nov. 19, 2016
EDMONDS — In an era of Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter, when social media seems to have supplanted conversation, it was a day dedicated to the simple, intensive act of listening. Event also was streamed at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Top 15 Graduate Degree Programs for Teaching

Degreequery.com, Nov. 20, 2016
If you’re interested in a career in education, earning a master’s degree in teaching could be the perfect path for you to take. The University of Washington also has campuses located in Tacoma and Bothell in addition to its main Seattle campus. Read More

Member Profile: Elyse Gordon

Officenomads.com, Nov. 18, 2016
We are excited to introduce you Elyse Gordon, another fantastic member of our coworking community here on Capitol Hill! I’m far more excited about my teaching role at UW Bothell. Read More

CarlsonCast

Kvi.com, Nov. 18, 2016
foreign students at UW are asked about staying in the US to study now that Trump's elected which brings us back to what appears to be a false report of a hate crime at UW Bothell. Read More

Globsyn Business School Launches Management Development Programs in Association With Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Prnewswire.co, Nov. 21, 2016
Globsyn Business School (GBS) launched its Management Development Programs (MDPs) for the academic session 2016-17 on November 12, 2016. The Management Development Programs would be delivered by faculty of international repute such as Dr. Pradyot K Sen (Professor and Associate Dean at Bothell School of Business, University of Washington). Read More

Forum on hate speech vs. free speech at UW Bothell

King5.com, Nov 17, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. – University of Washington-Bothell just unveiled a new online reporting system that allows students to fill out a form if they are the target of bias or hate speech. Read More

TEDx talks return with new ways, places to watch

Heraldnet.com, Nov. 18, 2016
TEDxSnoIsleLibraries is an annual event in which speakers come together on a global stage to share ideas worth spreading. You can also view this event streamed Friday, Nov. 18, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University of Washington Bothell North Creek Events Center. Read More

UW Bothell investigates report of bias against Muslim women

Heraldnet.com, Nov. 17, 2016
BOTHELL — Officials are investigating a report that Muslim women on the University of Washington Bothell campus allegedly were approached by several men demanding that they remove their hijabs, or headscarves. Read More

Possible hate crime against Muslim women investigated on UW Bothell campus

Kiro7.com, Nov. 16, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. - The University of Washington Bothell is investigating reports of a possible hate crime. Read More

University of Washington officials looking into report Muslim women were harassed by group of men on Bothell campus

Skyvalleychronicle.com, Nov. 16, 2016
(BOTHELL, WA.) -- University of Washington Bothell officials are looking into a possible hate crime that occurred on campus last week involving Muslim women. Read More

Kirby&Boze Nov.16--8am hour

Kvi.com/podcast, Nov. 16, 2016
UW Bothell student(s) claim(s) that some men told them to stop wearing their hijabs. Read More

Fund honors life of former Kamiak High student killed at party

Heraldnet.com, Nov. 16, 2016
EVERETT — When Anna Bui was 8 she wrote an essay for the annual Prodigies for Peace Essay Contest. Now, her family hopes to honor Bui, her generosity, compassion and sense of adventure through an endowment at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Mukilteo shooting victim's family keeps her memory alive

King5.com, Nov. 17, 2016
The family of a Mukilteo shooting victim wants to turn a tragedy into a story of hope. Anna Bui’s family is setting up the Anna Bui World of Hope scholarship fund to honor Anna and create global opportunities for University of Washington Bothell students with the same adventurous spirit as Bui. Read More

Whitmire: Donald Trump, the Best (or Worst) Thing to Happen to School Choice?

The74million.org, Nov. 16, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump will be “the greatest thing that ever happened” to charter schools, Rudolph Giuliani recently declared, speaking as vice chairman of Trump’s transition team. “The rhetoric we hear from the Trump people, ‘Choice is good and school districts are bad,’ sets us back a decade,” said Robin Lake from the Center for Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

TEDx talks return with new ways, places to watch

Heraldnet.com, Nov. 17, 2016
EDMONDS — All 800 seats for Friday’s TEDx conference at the Edmonds Center for the Arts are taken. There are public viewing sites at 13 libraries in Snohomish and Island counties as well as the Snohomish County PUD auditorium, Everett and Edmonds community colleges, and the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

TEDx Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N., with live-stream viewing at various venues

Myedmondsnews.com, Nov. 16, 2016
Transformations are happening all around us. Viewing site at University of Washington Bothell North Creek Events Center. Read More

Cascadia students awarded grant to improve water quality on campus

Bothell-reporter.com, Nov. 16, 2016
Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Applied Science in Sustainable Practices (BASSP) program at Cascadia College will use grant money to test and improve water quality in Bothell’s North Creek. The students will collect water quality samples three times per week throughout the rainy season and process the samples in partnership with UW Bothell students who are also studying stormwater runoff on campus. Read More

Chemical warfare for instruments

hpnonline.com, Nov. 16, 2016
It seems like every few months another story on “dirty” surgical instruments hits the media and causes shockwaves throughout the industry. Investigators at the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Rocky Mountain Laboratories, in collaboration with researchers at the University of Washington (UW) Bothell, UW Seattle and the University of Verona (Italy), recently demonstrated the effectiveness of Briotech’s patent- pending unique proprietary formula hypochlorous acid (HOCL) in inactivating prions. Read More

UW-Bothell chancellor discloses ‘abhorrent’ incident where several men harassed Muslim women on campus

Q13fox.com, Nov. 15, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. — Officials at the University of Washington Bothell are investigating a possible hate crime in which a group of men approached Muslim women on campus and demanded that they remove their hijabs. Read More

UW Bothell students participate in walkout and protest of presidential election

Bothell-reporter.com, Nov. 15, 2016
University of Washington Bothell students walked out of class and marched to Bothell City Hall to protest the presidential election of Donald Trump around 1:30 p.m. on Monday. Read More

Anti-Trump student walkouts in Seattle area

Liberationnews.org, Nov. 15, 2016
On Nov. 14, students around the U.S. walked out of class to protest the racist Trump agenda. Some 5,000 high school students marched in Seattle. Liberation News was there at University of Washington-Bothell, where just days after the election, several Trump supporters forced Muslim women to remove their hijabs. Read More

5,000 Seattle-area students walk out of class to protest election of Trump

Seattletimes.com, Nov. 15, 2016
Most high-school students are too young to have voted in last week’s presidential election. At the University of Washington’s Seattle and Bothell campuses, several hundred students walked out of classrooms in the afternoon. Read More

Can these two women save thousands of LA students from failing schools? Behind the scenes with Michelle King and Myrna Castrejón

Laschoolreport.com, Nov. 15, 2016
At a recent town hall held by Great Public Schools Now, Myrna Castrejón, the leader of the nonprofit seeking to expand excellent schools in Los Angeles, waded into the audience of parents, community members and LA Unified officials to ask what kind of schools they wanted for their kids. Robin Lake at the University of Washington Bothell’s Center for Reinventing Public Education has been at the forefront of research on charter and school district collaboration. Read More

Lake Stevens High senior learning how to lead

Heraldnet.com, Nov. 14, 2016
LAKE STEVENS — Jacob Anderson, 17, is a senior at Lake Stevens High School and a full-time Running Start student at Everett Community College. Personally, I’m planning on going into engineering, probably at UW Bothell. Read More

Remembering an Academic, Entrepreneur, and Leader

Educationnext.org, Nov. 14, 2016
When I agreed to write an appreciation of John Chubb’s work, I had no idea how hard it would be to do him justice. Paul T. Hill is founder of the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) and Research Professor at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Passage of ST3 means funding for local projects

Shorelineareanews.com, Nov. 13, 2016
What began as a collaborative effort between north Lake Washington cities and the 522TransitNow! Coalition to advocate for three projects along SR 522 – an area neglected in the original ST3 draft proposal – will become a reality thanks to voter approval of the ST3 proposal. Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) on SR 522 and NE 145th Street to connect to the future light rail station at NE 145th St. and I-5. This 8-mile BRT project would design and implement BRT on NE 145th/SR 523 from the Link station at I-5 to SR 522, with BRT treatments continuing on SR 522 to UW Bothell. This project is anticipated for completion in 2024. Read More

Turnarounds Can Be Effective When Used With Other Strategies, Report Finds

Edweek.org, Nov. 11, 2016
The Center on Reinventing Public Education published a report this month that shows different ways states have intervened in schools, mapping four turnaround approaches: state support for local turnarounds, state-authorized turnaround zones, school takeovers, and district takeovers. CRPE is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UB Panel of Presidents

Bahamas.gov, Nov. 11, 2016
NASSAU, The Bahamas -- Among the activities on the Road to University was the Panel of Presidents at the Performing Arts Centre of the now University of The Bahamas. Panelists included Chancellor Emeritus and Professor of Physics Emeritus at University of Washington, Bothell Dr. Warren W. Buck.

Parents, students, get college admissions questions answered Nov. 21 at Mount Si High School

Valleyrecord.com, Nov. 11, 2016
A drop-in question and answer session for parents and students will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 21, at Mount Si High School. Kelsey Mark representing University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Legal Notices

Pnwmarketplace.com, Nov. 11, 2016
DETERMINATION OF SIGNIFICANCE AND REQUEST FOR COMMENTS ON SCOPE OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT (EIS) Project Name: University of Washington Bothell/Cascadia College Campus Master Plan. Read More

Upcoming Event: Sam Remix

Seattleartmuseum.org, Nov. 11, 2016
SAM REMIX, FRI NOV. 18., 2016. SEATTLE ART MUSEUM. University of Washington Bothell is a co-host. Read More

University of Washington fall 2016 entering class its most diverse ever

Washington.edu, Nov. 10, 2016
The University of Washington welcomed the largest and most diverse class of new students across all three campuses, in UW history, according to the finalized Fall 2016 census of enrolled students released by Philip Ballinger, associate vice provost for enrollment and undergraduate admissions. In Bothell, a record 302 underrepresented students enrolled, compared to 268 in 2015. Read More

An open letter to my students

Gregcrowther.com, Nov. 9, 2016
As I write this, it appears that the United States has elected Donald Trump as its next president. Greg Crowther is a UW Bothell faculty member. Read More

Self-Driving Scooter Helps Mobility-impaired People Get Around

Roboticstrends.com, Nov. 8, 2016
Researchers at MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and the National University of Singapore have developed a self-driving scooter that uses the same sensors and software that had been used in previous autonomous car and golf cart tests. In a similar project, the University of Washington Bothell is building a self-driving bicycle that can travel 30 MPH with a 15-mile range. Read More

Surveying school turnaround strategies

Watchdog.org, Nov. 8, 2016
States and school districts have tried a variety of strategies to turn around failing schools. A new report by the Center on Reinventing Public Education asserts that while all approaches can work, there is no one approach that has demonstrably worked better than the others . CRPE is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Determination of significance and request for comments on scope of Environmental Impact Statement

Washington.edu, Nov. 8, 2016
Project name: University of Washington Bothell/Cascadia College Campus Master Plan. Read More

List of events to mark historic UB Charter Day

Freeport.nassauguardian.net, Nov. 8, 2016
A list of scheduled activities, which began Sunday, November 6, will mark the historic transitioning of the College of The Bahamas to university status. Panelists include Chancellor Emeritus and Professor of Physics Emeritus at University of Washington, Bothell Dr. Warren W. Buck. Read More

Making K-12 Investments Count, In Washington

Thelens.news, Nov. 7, 2016
Washington has pumped $5 billion more into K-12 basic education since the State Supreme Court’s 2012 McCleary ruling mandated that lawmakers step up. Marguerite Roza says local education problems are best solved at the community level. She is a senior research affiliate with the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

School choice advocate: Evidence shows an OSD could work

Getschooled.blog.myajc.com, Nov. 7, 2016
Longtime school choice advocate Glenn Delk is taking his fight for the Opportunity School District to the bitter end, which it may turn into for proponents. However, a recent report by the University of Washington’s Center for Reinventing Public Education contradicts the claims of those opposing the OSD. CRPE is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW BOTHELL/CASCADIA COLLEGE CAMPUS MASTER PLAN

Nwnews.com, Nov. 7, 2016
BOTHELL – Community members, civic and business leaders, neighbors and the campus communities of UW Bothell and Cascadia College are invited to attend a scoping meeting for the upcoming Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the 2017 joint campus master plan. Read More

Math Labs add up to a culture of learning

Seattletimes.com, Nov. 7, 2016
“There are four children and two sandwiches. If the children want to share the sandwiches, how much would each child get?” Kazemi worked closely with UW Bothell Associate Professor Allison Hintz and several graduate students to come up with a plan. Read More

Roster of TEDxSnoIsleLibraries speakers set for Nov. 18 event in Edmonds

Myedmondsnews.com, Nov. 7, 2016
The speaker lineup for TEDxSnoIsleLibraries 2016 is set. The University of Washington Bothell is a partner site for livestream viewing at the North Creek Events Center.blank-1x1.gif (1×1) Read More

Panel of Presidents

Thebahamasweekly.com, Nov. 4, 2016
It will feature a panel of illustrious current and former university presidents from diverse backgrounds in a compelling discussion concerning the role and relevance of a university within a community and on national, regional and international levels. Includes Chancellor Emeritus and Professor of Physics Emeritus at University of Washington, Bothell Dr. Warren W. Buck. Read More

Report: Three in 10 Students Attend a Charter School in Nearly 20 Districts Nationwide

Publiccharters.org, Nov. 3, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Three in 10 students attend a charter public school in 17 mostly urban school districts across the country, while three districts — New Orleans, Detroit, and Flint, MI — now have more than half of their students enrolled in charter schools, according to a new report released today by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. Separate studies by the Center on Reinventing Public Education and Mathematica Policy Research have found that charter school students are more likely to graduate from high school, go on to college, stay in college and have higher earnings in early adulthood. CRPE is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Join City Councilmembers and the Stewardship Foundation for a Discussion on Urban Forest Management

Cityoflfp.com, Nov. 3, 2016
LFP City Councilmember John Resha and Stewardship Foundation President Jean Reid will co-lead a panel presentation on the latest thinking and research in Urban Forest Management. Panelists include University of Washington Bothell environmental scientist Rob Turner. Read More

Advocates Respond to Ongoing Attacks on Rights of Adult-Oriented Industries

Thebody.com, Nov. 3, 2016
The Desiree Alliance has serious concerns over the ongoing attacks against sexual freedoms of adult-oriented industries. Signers include Keri Lerum of the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Online Charters Cause Rift Among Supporters of School Choice

Edweek.org, Nov. 3, 2016
Rising concerns over the management practices and academic quality of virtual charter schools have exposed a deepening divide among some of the nation's most influential supporters of school choice. References study conducted by the Center on Reinventing Public Education at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

New Report Finds State-Initiated Turnarounds Can Improve Schools but Are Most Powerful When Multiple Strategies Are Combined

Crpe.org, Nov. 3, 2016
States are looking to make the most of their new mandate under the Every Student Succeeds Act to intervene in the lowest-performing schools and districts. A report released today by the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell helps fill this gap by providing the first comprehensive assessment of evidence to date on state-initiated turnarounds. Read More

1st District career fair held at UW Bothell

Bothell-reporter.com, Nov. 2, 2016
Approximately 100 job seekers gathered at the University of Washington Bothell’s North Creek Events Center on Oct. 28 for the annual 1st District Career Fair. Read More

Whitmire: Rocky Mountain Ties—In Denver, Charters Excel Working With District

The74million.org, Nov. 1, 2016
Last week Denver released new school rankings based on the tough PARCC tests, which meant some schools got downgraded. The cause for that success, concludes Robin Lake, director of the Center for Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell, lies in the partnerships set up by Denver Public Schools. Read More

ESSA reporting requirements will reveal spending disparities within districts

Educationdive.com, Nov. 1, 2016
How much does your school spend, on average, per student? Still, Marguerite Roza, director of the Edunomics Lab at Georgetown University and senior research affiliate at the Center on Reinventing Public Education, says the new requirements are a natural evolution from No Child Left Behind, when the school was identified as an important unit for measuring student outcomes. CRPE is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Professor to Talk Nov. 7 About Reform Efforts' Impact on Inclusive Education System

News.uark.edu, Nov. 1, 2016
Wayne Au, an editorial board member of Rethinking Schools and associate professor of education at the University of Washington Bothell, will speak at 7 p.m. Nov. 7 at the University of Arkansas about the impact of reform on communities of color. Read More

Vote Palumbo for State Senate | Letter

Bothell-reporter, Nov. 1, 2016
Guy Palumbo has the experience and leadership to enact common-sense solutions to the biggest issues facing Washingtonians. At a party in Mukilteo more recently, a UW Bothell student shot and killed three others. Read More


October


UW Bothell Autonomous Tricycle

Gucu.org.uk, Oct. 31, 2016
At the University of Washington Bothell, professor Tyler Folsom is working to make sure bicycles are included in the movement toward self-driving vehicles. Read More

DelBene Connects Job-Seekers, Employers at Annual First District Career Fair

Delbene.house.gov, Oct. 28, 2016
BOTHELL – Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) today hosted the third annual First Congressional District career fair at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Why one Oklahoma lawmaker is targeting American Muslims

Csmonitor, Oct. 27, 2016
Remarks by one state legislator spurred a state hearing this week to determine what threat "radical Islam" plays in Oklahoma. "It is important to realize that American Muslims are being singled out," says Karam Dana, the Director of the American Muslim Research Institute and a professor at the University of Washington, Bothell. Read More

MASS INCARCERATION AND ITS MYSTIFICATION: A REVIEW OF “THE 13TH”

publicbooks.org, Oct. 27, 2016
When prisoners in Alabama last spring proposed a national strike to protest “prison slavery,” they called out the infamous clause in the Thirteenth Amendment. Author Dan Berger is an assistant professor of comparative ethnic studies at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

TVW -- Washington Public Affairs Network

facebook.com/TVW.org, Oct. 26, 2016
Do hackers pose a serious threat to the November election? Tonight on "The Impact" at 7 & 10 p.m. UW Bothell Assistant Professor of Cyber Security, Marc Dupuis, Ph.D. discusses that question at length. Read More

Building a community

Education.uw.edu, Oct. 26, 2016
Supporting students in graduate school is crucial to their success, especially for students of color. She graduated from Sunnyside High School in the Yakima Valley and after earning her bachelor’s degree from UW, Álvarez went on to work in an admissions role at UW Bothell. Read More

University of Washington Tacoma — Dean, School of Education

Jbhe.com, Oct. 26, 2016
The University of Washington Tacoma (UW Tacoma) invites applications and nominations for the position of the founding Dean of the School of Education (SOE). The University of Washington Tacoma is a campus of the University of Washington, 35 miles south of Seattle, WA. Its other campuses are located in Seattle and Bothell. Read More

Getting This Medical Test While Pregnant May Be Linked To Autism Symptoms In Children

Healthfreedoms.org, Oct. 26, 2016
That first ultrasound is a thrill for parents, but new research suggests that the practice may make autism more severe in children born with the disorder. For the study, published in the journal Autism Research, researchers at University of Washington’s (UW) Medicine school, UW Bothell, and the Seattle Children’s Research Institute, looked at the variability of symptoms in autistic children, rather than the causes of the disorder. Read More

This Medical Test Used By Moms May Be Linked To Autism Symptoms In Children

Doctorbob.com, Oct. 26, 2016
That first ultrasound is a thrill for parents, but new research suggests that the practice may make autism more severe in children born with the disorder. For the study, published in the journal Autism Research, researchers at University of Washington’s (UW) Medicine school, UW Bothell, and the Seattle Children’s Research Institute, looked at the variability of symptoms in autistic children, rather than the causes of the disorder. Read More

WSU North Puget Sound at Everett

Everett.wsu.edu, Oct. 26, 2016
The undergraduate programs are based on an innovative and cost-saving 2+2 model. Students take their general education requirements at any community college, then transfer to WSU for their junior and senior years. Everett University Center offers more than 30 programs through partner universities, including: Washington State University; Western Washington University; Eastern Washington University; University of Washington Bothell; Central Washington University; Evergreen State College; and Hope International University. Read More

UW Bothell student engineers building self-driving tricycle

News4sanantonio.com, Oct. 26, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. (KOMO) - On April Fools' Day, Google put out a video that showed off a prototype of a self-driving bicycle. It was very funny and very fake. But there's nothing funny about what a team of student engineers at the University of Washington Bothell campus is building - an autonomous tricycle. Twitter hits show this KOMO story was shared to more than 120 stations across the country. Read More

Are autonomous tricycles the answer to urban congestion?

Road.cc, Oct. 23, 2016
A team of researchers is looking to give our cities a cheaper, smaller, smarter alternative to cars and busses by introducing fleets of autonomous tricycles to our streets. Using computer systems "less powerful than a smartphone," the group of students at the University of Washington Bothell (UWB)(link is external) have created a tricycle that, they hope, will be able to travel autonomously through city streets and have a "big impact" on global warming. Read More

This Medical Test Used By Moms May Be Linked To Autism Symptoms In Children

Naturalsociety.com, Oct. 23, 2016
That first ultrasound is a thrill for parents, but new research suggests that the practice may make autism more severe in children born with the disorder. For the study, published in the journal Autism Research, researchers at University of Washington’s (UW) Medicine school, UW Bothell, and the Seattle Children’s Research Institute, looked at the variability of symptoms in autistic children, rather than the causes of the disorder. Read More

NURTURING MINDS, OPENING DOORS

Washington.edu,, Oct. 23, 2016
“We wanted to develop a culture of learning where teachers felt confident and supported,” says Kazemi. Kazemi worked closely with UW Bothell Associate Professor Allison Hintz and several graduate students to come up with a plan. Read More

Farming of the Future: Feeding Everyone in the 21st Century

Shorelineareanews.com, Oct. 23, 2016
SCC Global Affairs Center presents: Farming of the Future: Feeding Everyone in the 21st Century. Nicholas Begley, Graduate Student, University of Washington Bothell and Shoreline Community College graduate, 2014 presenting. Read More

Mass Incarceration And Its Mystification: A Review Of The 13th

Journalofthecivilwarera.org, Oct. 22, 2016
When prisoners in Alabama last spring proposed a national strike to protest “prison slavery,” they called out the infamous clause in the Thirteenth Amendment. Dan Berger is an assistant professor of comparative ethnic studies at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW Bothell student engineers building self-driving tricycle

News4sanantonio.com, Oct. 21, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. (KOMO) - On April Fools' Day, Google put out a video that showed off a prototype of a self-driving bicycle. It was very funny and very fake. But there's nothing funny about what a team of student engineers at the University of Washington Bothell campus is building - an autonomous tricycle. Twitter hits show this KOMO story was shared to more than 120 stations across the country. Read More

UW Bothell student engineers building self-driving tricycle

Komonews.com, Oct. 21, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. - On April Fools, Google put out a video that showed off a prototype of a self-driving bicycle. It was very funny and very fake. But there’s nothing funny about what a team of student engineers at the University of Washington Bothell campus are building. Read More

Alyssa Whitehead-Bust, former top Denver schools administrator, launches new consulting firm

Chalkbeat.org, Oct 21, 2016
A former top Denver Public Schools administrator who left the district earlier this year is teaming up with the former CEO of an East Coast charter school network to start a consulting firm. She said she’s also worked with organizations such as the Washington-based Center on Reinventing Public Education. The center is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Debemos cerrar la brecha de la educación superior Latina – por el bien de Washington

Larazanw.com, Oct. 20, 2016
La educación universitaria es, sin lugar a dudas, uno de los caminos más seguros a una mayor prosperidad económica y social para las personas, y las comunidades donde radican. En UW-Bothell los latinos representan casi el 10 por ciento del alumnado y en la UW-Tacoma casi el 12 por ciento. Read More

Documentary, archive to remember the ‘Seattle Freeway Revolt’

Washington.edu, Oct. 18, 2016
Minda Martin had not lived in Seattle long before, on a walking tour, she noticed the famously truncated “ramps to nowhere” in the Washington Park Arboretum. A filmmaker and faculty member at UW Bothell, she was fascinated — and inspired. Read More

Numbers to Watch

Edweek.org, Oct. 18, 2016
The personalized learning story—told by the very data schools seek to gather—is just beginning to be written. Startup costs in 16 charter schools with designated personalized learning programs varied greatly, the Center for Reinventing Public Education found. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

University of Washington-Bothell making progress on autonomous tricycle

Driverlesstransportation.com, Oct. 18, 2016
We’ve seen autonomous trucks, buses, shuttles, cars, and last week, a semi-autonomous motorcycle. Headlines this week are showing us an autonomous tricycle, under development by a team at the University of Washington in Bothell. Read More

Third Annual WA01 Career Fair

Delbene.house.gov, Oct. 18, 2016
My top priority in Congress is helping to create good-paying jobs and build the foundation for long-term economic growth. The career fair will be held at the University of Washington Bothell on Friday, October 28, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Read More

Futuristic Self-Driving Trikes

Trendhunter.com, Oct. 18, 2016
A group of scientists and engineers working out of the University of Washington Bothell have come up with an exceptionally innovative and high-tech new trike design that is designed to fully and boldly embrace self-driving technologies. Read More

Solar car-bike hybrid maker: This could work better than an Amazon drone

Raleightimes.com, Oct. 18, 2016
Transportation upstart Organic Transit is teaming up with University of Washington, Bothell on an Amazon-funded project that could mean an autonomous ELF making house calls. Read More

UW Bothell hosts forum for 1st Congressional District candidates

Bothell-reporter.com, Oct. 18, 2016
Traffic, education and the economy were all up for discussion by 1st District candidates at an Oct. 13 election forum hosted by the Associated Students of the University of Washington Bothell (ASUWB) and the Office of Advancement and External Affairs. 

A controversial student funding system could replace Mississippi’s long-neglected spending formula

hechingerreport.org, Oct. 18, 2016
Imagine this scenario: the Oxford School District is spending$10,117 on Jessica, a sixth-grade student. In a blog post, Marguerite Roza, director of the Edunomics Lab at Georgetown University and senior research affiliate at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell, argued that the model also may push schools to improve. Read More

Autonomous tricycles could form the basis of urban taxi systems

Lifeboat.com, Oct. 17, 2016
Self-driving cars, trucks and buses might get the bulk of the headlines, but a team at the University of Washington Bothell (UWB) is developing a smaller kind of autonomous vehicle. Read More

University of Washington Develops a Self-Driving Tricycle #ArduinoMonday

Blog.adafruit.com, Oct. 17, 2016
Autonomous cars seem to get all of the attention, but this autonomous trike is hoping to take things in a different direction. With the support of Amazon’s Catalyst program, as well as from software company Kerika, University of Washington Bothell professor Tyler Folsom’s self-driving tricycle aims to help us lessen our dependence on fossil fuels. Read More

Solidarity with #BlackLivesMatterAtSchool: Hundreds of professors across the country support Seattle educators in their day of action

Bigeducationape.blog, Oct. 17, 2016
Over 200 scholars and professors nationwide sign statement in support of the Seattle teachers’ October 19,, 2016 action to make Black Students’ Lives Matter in the district. Dr. Wayne Au, Associate Professor in the School of Educational Studies at the University of Washington Bothell and an editor for the social justice teaching publication, Rethinking Schools, put out a call to professors and scholars to publicly tell the Seattle Public Schools and the Seattle School Board that many experts in the field of education and beyond support Seattle teachers. Read More

Autonomous tricycles could form the basis of urban taxi systems

Newatlas.com, Oct. 17, 2016
Self-driving cars, trucks and buses might get the bulk of the headlines, but a team at the University of Washington Bothell (UWB) is developing a smaller kind of autonomous vehicle. Read More

Solar car-bike hybrid maker: This could work better than an Amazon drone

Bizjournals.com, Oct. 17, 2016
Transportation upstart Organic Transit is teaming up with University of Washington, Bothell on an Amazon-funded project that could mean an autonomous ELF making house calls. Read More

The week in school choice: Consent of the governed

www.redefinedonline.org, Oct. 17, 2016
On Saturday, the NAACP’s board approved its resolution calling for a moratorium on new charter schools. “Innovation is in the eye of the beholder,” said Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell, which has done research on charter schools. Read More

ST3 is more than rail: A closer look at bus rapid transit

Heraldnet.com, Oct. 17, 2016
In Seattle Weekly’s “Best of Seattle” reader poll this year, readers voted the D Line, which runs from downtown to Crown Heights, Seattle’s best bus route. On the SR 522 end, there would be nine stops between UW Bothell and NE 145th in Seattle. Service frequency would be the same as I-405. Read More

Jeanne Heuving The Transmutation of Love and Avant-Garde Poetics

Paulnelson.com, Oct. 16, 2016
On Friday, October 14, 2016, I had the good fortune to interview Jeanne Heuving about her new book: The Transmutation of Love and Avant-Garde Poetics. Heuving is a professor in UW Bothell’s School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences. Read More

#BlackLivesMatterAtSchool FAQ: Answering why hundreds of Seattle educators are wearing “Black Lives Matter” shirts to school

Iamaneducator.com, Oct. 16, 2016
On October 19th, 2016 hundreds of Seattle teachers, counselors, paraprofessionals, nurses, instructional assistants, librarians, and other educators will be wearing Black Lives Matter shirts to school in an unprecedented action, “Black Lives Matter At School.” This event been endorsed by the Seattle Education Association, Seattle PTSA Council board, The Seattle NAACP, Diane Ravitch (former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education), Dr. Wayne Au (editor at Rethinking Schools and professor at UW Bothell). Read More

 

No wind-pocalypse: Northwest storm isn’t that strong but still does damage

Geekwire.com, Oct. 15, 2016
The rains and the winds that were spawned by Typhoon Songda swept through Western Washington tonight, leaving downed trees and power outages in its wake. The University of Washington at Bothell reported that it was hit by one of the outages and had to suspend operations. Read More

Lake Forest Park City Council Supports ST3

Cityoffp.com, Oct. 14, 2016
The Lake Forest Park City Council voted to support Sound Transit’s ST3 Proposition No. 1 to provide for the expansion of bus rapid transit, light rail and commuter rail throughout the Central Puget Sound region. Lake Forest Park, along with the cities of Bothell, Kenmore, Shoreline, and Woodinville, jointly advocated for Bus Rapid Transit on SR 522 (Bothell Way) and SR 523 (145th Street) between the UW Bothell campus and the 145th Street Light Rail station, with an extension to Woodinville. 

Hey, parents: It’s never too early to talk about college

Seattletimes.com, Oct. 14, 2016
While giving a presentation to parents of middle school and early high school students, a mom challenged the notion of discussing college with her tween and ninth grader. Or would they prefer immersion in world-class research institution (UW) or its offspring (UW Bothell)? Read More

UW Bothell Autonomous Tricycle

Robothusiast.com, Oct.14, 2016
We already know that autonomous cars are the present and future. But how about autonomous bicycles and tricycles? Professor Tyler Folsom at the University of Washington Bothell and his team are working on developing autonomous tricycles. Read More

UW Bothell Autonomous Tricycle

Gadgetify.com, Oct. 13, 2016
We have covered a bunch of cool autonomous cars and motorcycles here in the past. As it turns out, an autonomous tricycle has been developed at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON DEVELOPS A SELF-DRIVING TRICYCLE

Blog.arduino.cc, Oct. 13, 2016
Autonomous cars seem to get all of the attention, but this autonomous trike is hoping to take things in a different direction. With the support of Amazon’s Catalyst program, as well as from software company Kerika, University of Washington Bothell professor Tyler Folsom’s self-driving tricycle aims to help us lessen our dependence on fossil fuels. Read More

SEATTLE EDUCATORS TO DEMONSTRATE BLM SOLIDARITY IN DISTRICT-WIDE ACTION

Southseattleemerald.com, Oct. 13, 2016
Next Wednesday, Oct. 19, teachers, counselors, and other Seattle Public School District staff across the city plan on simultaneously wearing Black Lives Matter shirts to work, centering the day’s curriculum around race, civil rights history, and contextualizing current events. “We know from decades of research that effective instruction hinges upon having a curriculum that connects to student’s lives and experiences, that engages their cultures and their histories,” said Wayne Au, a professor at UW Bothell. Read More

The 25 highest-paying school districts in Pennsylvania, and why you should care

Bizjournals.com, Oct. 13, 2016
From funding to test scores and the nitty gritty details in between, there's arguably no hotter topic in the city of Philadelphia, or the region as a whole, than education. “Even after accounting for family income of students, a metric linked to student achievement, there are school districts that get better outcomes than others do, even though they spend the same or even less money,” writes Marguerite Roza, a leading research in the field education finance as Director of the Edunomics Lab at Georgetown University and Senior Research Affiliate at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

They chased him, shot at him, but he still managed to bring his family to America

kuow.org, Oct. 13, 2016
Recently, my whole family got together to celebrate my sister’s graduation. Jamal attends the University of Washington Bothell and is double majoring in health studies and society, ethics and human behavior. Read More

Self-Driving Bicycle Hopes to Change Public Transit

Roboticstrends.com, Oct. 12, 2016
Unlike Google’s April Fool’s Day video (watch below) that showed a self-driving bicycle navigating its way around Amsterdam, the work being done by University of Washington Bothell professor Tyler Folsom is no joke. Read More

Cassandra Searles, Miss Washington 2013: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Heavy.com, Oct. 12, 2016
After Donald Trump stated in the second presidential debate that he has never sexually assaulted a woman the way he described on a leaked Access Hollywood tape, multiple women are coming forward to say that Trump inappropriately touched them. Cassandra Searles graduated from the University of Washington-Bothell in 2012, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a dual concentration in Management and Marketing. Read More

Introducing campus app, site

Thefalcononline.com, Oct. 12, 2016
A new application is already making life easier at Seattle Pacific University this fall, and saving trees in the process. Numbers like these, along with all the other efficiency advantages provided by OrgSync, led local schools such as the University of Washington Bothell and Seattle University to hop on the OrgSync wagon, as well as some in the U.K. and Australia. Read More

Schedule of community events for week of Oct. 12 | Around Town

Mukilteobeacon.villagesoup.com, Oct. 12
Oct. 18. ‘Horeta’ documentary. 7-9 p.m. Enjoy a free screening of Amen Gibreab’s film “Horeta: The Journey Beyond Culture.” The documentary follows the journey of 15 University of Washington students as they examine Ethiopian culture and see firsthand how Ethiopians view themselves. At University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Are charter schools truly innovative? The answer can depend on your definition

Bostonglobe.com, Oct. 12, 2016
For decades, charter schools have been billed as “laboratories of innovation,” conjuring up images of teachers and administrators brainstorming and testing cutting-edge instruction that — if proven successful — could deliver salvation to urban education. “Innovation is in the eye of the beholder,” said Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell, which has done research on charter schools. Read More

Screening of “Horeta, ” a film by UW Alum Amen Gibreab | Oct 18

Uwsfr.wordpress.com, Oct. 11, 2016
The School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (IAS) at UW Bothell invites your community to a screening of Horeta: The Journey Beyond Culture, a film by UW alum Amen Gibreab (’13)! Horeta Film Screening and Discussion Tuesday, October 18 | 7:00-9:00 PM UW Bothell Main Campus, Discovery Hall 061. Read More

UW’s first Latina president says college making progress in diversity, more to do

Yakimaherald.com, Oct. 11, 2016
University of Washington’s president says although the school has experienced tremendous growth in enrollment and also diversity among students, such as in Latinos and African-Americans, there still are improvements to be made. The Bothell and Tacoma campuses have about 5,700 and 5,000 students, respectively — more than fellow state school, The Evergreen State College. Read More

Tuesdays at 21– Your Pathway to a Green Career

Eventbrite.com, Oct. 10, 2016
Are you planning a career in the “green job” industry or thinking about switching your career to something in the environmental field. Presenter Jill Rand is UW-Bothell’s Internship Coordinator. Read More

Amazon ‘Catalyst’ program reveals the first university projects it’s backing

Geekwire.com, Oct. 10, 2016
For students at the University of Washington and other schools in the Seattle area, learning via video lectures is a valuable — and available — tool, but that’s not true in many parts of the world. Taking Vehicle Automation to Bicycles: Much of the attention is on the self-driving car, but the team led by UW Bothell faculty member in the Computer and Software Systems department Tyler Folsom is building a self-driving bike. Read More

UW Bothell to host 1st District election forum

Bothell-reporter.com, Oct. 10, 2016
A faceoff between incumbent Democratic Congresswoman Suzan DelBene and Republican challenger Robert Sutherland is the main event at an election forum Oct. 13 at the University of Washington Bothell.

Innovation, transparency crucial to evolving charter school application process

Watchdog.org, Oct. 10, 2016
As charter school opponents struggle to stem the tide of support for educational choice, they’re scrutinizing school application forms in search of “exclusionary” language. “I think it’s pretty well known that students have been given more and less favor in systems based on the kinds of rules and processes schools can put in place,” Betheny Gross, senior analyst and research director at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington-Bothell, told Watchdog.org. Read More

UW Bothell students debate the presidential debate

King5.com, Oct. 9, 2016
KING 5's John Langeler covered Denise Vaughan’s UW Bothell speech and debate team watching and commenting on the Clinton-Trump debate at Common Grounds. Read More

Registration opens Oct. 10 for TEDxSnoIsleLibraries event

Myedmondsnews.com, Oct. 9, 2016
Registration opens Monday, Oct. 10 for TEDxSnoIsleLibraries, billed as a chance “to see and hear the region’s most fascinating thinkers, innovators and performers live onstage.” Additional public viewing sites will be at the Snohomish Public Utilities District auditorium in Everett, the University of Washington Bothell and Edmonds Community College. Read More

Chef John Howie donates $800 to the Bothell Cougar Football Club

Bothell-reporter.com, Oct. 7, 2016
Chef John Howie presented a check to the Bothell Cougar Football Club for nearly $800 on Friday. In the fall of last year, to celebrate its grand opening, Beardslee donated $5,760 to scholarship funds at UW Bothell and Cascadia College. 

Why Schools Shouldn’t Go It Alone on Personalized Learning

Educationnext.org, Oct. 7, 2016
Principals and teachers trying to personalize their students’ learning are charged with radically reimagining the classroom. By Betheny Gross and Colleen McCann, analysts with the Center on Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Rethinking Schools Editor to Speak About How Reform Affects Communities of Color

Uark.edu, Oct. 7, 2016
Wayne Au, an editorial board member of Rethinking Schools and associate professor of education at the University of Washington Bothell, will speak at 7 p.m. Nov. 7 at the University of Arkansas about the impact of reform on communities of color. Read More

Orchid Island's Nuclear Fate

Thediplomat.com, Oct. 7, 2016
ORCHID ISLAND, TAIWAN – Woody Chung believes his time vacationing on Orchid Island, a popular vacation destination for the Taiwanese, has changed his mindset and outlook on life. By Howard Hsu, a documentary photographer who also teaches documentary photography at the University of Washington, Bothell. Read More

Teaching Kids to Code

Delbene.house.gov, Oct. 6, 2016
Last week, I hosted a hackathon for local high school students as part of the Congressional App Competition, a program to encourage innovation and computer science education. The event allowed students to work on their Congressional App Challenge projects and hear feedback from technology experts at the University of Washington Bothell before next month’s submission deadline. Read More

WHAT DOES THE WORD “ARTISAN” MEAN?

Dandelionchocolate.com, Oct. 5, 2016
, In the US today, our relationship with food is changing. By Kristy Leissle, PhD, known to many as Dr. Chocolate, faculty in Global Studies and African Studies at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Georgia almost had a shot at having casinos

Georgiastatesignal.com, Oct. 5, 2016
For over 100 years, legislators and lobbyists have been pushing to legalize casinos in Georgia, and it seemed like this year might have been the time. After a report compiled by the Center of Reinventing Public Education was released in November 2015, it revealed that Atlanta, compared to 50 other cities, had the sixth worst graduation rate from high school. CRPE is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

STEM programs find sexist culture hard to shake

Crosscut.com, Oct. 5, 2016
Candice Natiello still recalls a particular experience she had a couple of years ago, when she was a student at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

New VP for Minority Affairs aims to foster relationship

Dailyuw.com, Oct. 4, 2016
Since beginning his tenure in August as vice president for minority affairs and diversity, as well as chief diversity officer of the UW, Rickey Hall has been listening to voices in the UW community in order to better understand the issues that surround the university. Hall’s goals include collaboration within the UW community as well as with external communities, and cross campus efforts with UW Bothell and UW Tacoma to foster diversity and equity for all students. Read More

Data Tool Allows City-by-City Schooling Comparisons

Edweek.org, Oct. 4, 2016
How do graduation rates in Houston compare with those in Miami? But Betheny Gross, a researcher at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington-Bothell, wrote in a critique that the website presented only a narrow snapshot of the education landscape in cities. Read More

What to expect in Tuesday's VP Debate

King5.com, Oct. 3, 2016
SEATTLE - The stage is set Tuesday for the first and only vice presidential debate of 2016 between Democratic Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia and Republican Governor Mike Pence of Indiana. “I think it's going to be a little boring, and in a good way,” said UW Bothell debate coach Denise Vaughan. Read More

Hiring Successful Teachers—Two New Studies Point to What Works and What Doesn't

Edsurge.com, Oct. 3, 2016
Teachers matter! This refrain is well-grounded in empirical research—differences between teachers have been shown not only to affect student test achievement but also a variety of later life student outcomes—and it is the basis for a concerted national effort to upgrade the skill-set of the nation’s teacher workforce. By Cyrus Grout and Dan Goldhaber of the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Food is Life

Mediadiversified.org, Oct. 4, 2016
In Twelfth Night, William Shakespeare wisely writes, “If music be the food of love, play on.” As a musician and foodie, I’d like to (blasphemously) adapt these holy words for my own appetite; “If food is the music of life, eat on.” By Aarshin Karande who studied at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Meet the Shuruq Olympia Arab Festival Performers & Presenters

Rachelcorriefoundation.org, Oct. 3, 2016
Below, please find the groups, individual presenters, performers and other partners joining Shuruq Olympia Arab Festival on October 7th and 8th 2016 this year. Includes Dr. Karam Dana, a Palestinian-American academic. He is Assistant Professor of Middle East and Islamic Studies at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

“Harbormasters” – A new corporate education reform industry term for unelected entities seeking to privatize our public schools.

Jonathanpelto.com, Oct. 3, 2016
“Harbormasters” are unelected entities that seek to put themselves in control of managing public education in a particular community, and (b) “High-Quality Seats” is a euphemism for more charter schools. Other companies and organizations in on the slick deal include the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Organizing Prisons in the 1960s and 1970s

newpol.org, Oct. 3, 2016
On the 45th anniversary of the Attica Prison rebellion in 1971, Process speaks with seven scholars of the carceral state about prisoners’ organizing in the 1960s and 1970s and movements protesting mass incarceration today. One of the participants was Dan Berger, an assistant professor of comparative ethnic studies at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More


September


UW Bothell Receives Recognition in Promoting Accessibility and Universal Design in Instruction on Campus

Depts.washington.edu, Sept. 30, 2016
During the UDAL Forum and Pizza event held June 3, 2016, Dr. Sheryl Burgstahler presented UW Bothell campus with the 1st Annual IT Capacity Building award. This award recognizes the current efforts at the UW Bothell campus in promoting Universal Design for Learning awareness and training. Read More

‘Get here’ Event described as 'one-stop shop

Columbiabasinherald.com, Sept. 30, 2016
MOSES LAKE — Big Bend Community College students had the chance to learn about BBCC programs, on-campus and off-campus services and talk to prospective employers and representatives from other colleges during the “Get Here” event Wednesday. The University of Washington had representatives from its campuses in Seattle and Bothell. Read More

Washington ranks with top “knowledge capitals” worldwide.

Choosewashingtonstate.com, Sept. 30, 2016
Washington State and the University of Washington have been highly ranked in recent studies by the Brookings Institute and Reuters. The Reuters study looked at the top 100 most innovative universities. University of Washington, with campuses in Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell, placed fifth in the world. Read More

Inactivation of Prions and Amyloid Seeds with Hypochlorous Acid

Journals.plos.org, Sept. 29, 2016
Abstract: Hypochlorous acid (HOCl) is produced naturally by neutrophils and other cells to kill conventional microbes in vivo. Authors include University of Washington Bothell Associate Professor Lori Robins and two students. Read More

Scientific Breakthrough on Briotech's Safe Disinfection Tackles Deadly Prions

Prnewswire.com, Sept. 29, 2016
NIH Scientists and collaborators report that Briotech Inc.'s proprietary HOCl formulation rapidly inactivates resistant infectious proteins, known as prions, that cause Mad Cow, Chronic Wasting, and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, and are now implicated in Alzheimer's and other chronic brain diseases. Research authors include University of Washington Bothell Associate Professor Lori Robins and two students. Read More

UW Bothell professor, students contribute to potential breakthrough in prevention of certain dementia diseases

Bothell-reporter.com, Sept. 29, 2016
A University of Washington Bothell chemistry professor and two of her students co-authored a new study reporting a potential breakthrough in preventing dementia disorders such as mad cow disease and Alzheimer's.

Washington State Looks To Up Its Game On College Completion, And Job Training

Thelens.news, Sept. 29, 2016
Washington has a problem. Nearly 56 percent of students attending four-year public colleges in the state did not graduate within four years, and 71 percent did not graduate from two-year public post-secondary schools within three years, according to a report from the Chronicle of Higher Education. According to the U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard, the best choices among Washington state public four-year institutions for salary ten years after beginning classes are the University of Washington Seattle, Bothell and Tacoma campuses, at $53,700. Read More

The politics of the Common Core assessments: why states are quitting the PARCC and Smarter Balanced testing consortia.

Thefreelibrary.com, Sept. 29, 2016
IN 2009, 48 states and the District of Columbia joined together to launch the Common Core State Standards Initiative. Co-author is Ashley Jochim, a research analyst at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW Bothell eases parking pain with new technology

Kiro7.com, Sept. 29, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. - The University of Washington Bothell is growing so fast that students are running out of room primarily in the school’s parking lots and garages. Read More

National Alliance Congratulates Recipients of U.S. Department of Education Charter Schools Program Grants

Publiccharters.org, Sept. 29, 2016
WASHINGTON – Today the U.S. Department of Education announced its Charter Schools Program (CSP) State Educational Agency (SEA) grants, as well as its Replication and Expansion of High-Quality Charter Schools grants. Separate studies by the Center on Reinventing Public Education and Mathematica Policy Research have found that charter school students are more likely to graduate from high school, go on to college, stay in college and have higher earnings in early adulthood. CRPE is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

University of Washington ranks No. 5 among the world’s most innovative universities

Geekwire.com, Sept. 28, 2016
Reuters is back with its annual list of the world’s most innovative universities and the University of Washington once again found itself among the top-ranked schools. For the University of Washington, meanwhile, it’s another tip of the cap to all the innovation, research, and entrepreneurial activity happening across its three campuses in Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. Read More

Inside a School District's 'Transformation Zone'

Edweek.org, Sept. 27, 2016
Just a few years ago, Indiana's department of education was breathing down the neck of administrators in the Evansville Vanderburgh district for repeatedly landing at the bottom of the state's accountability system. Ashley Jochim, a research analyst with the Center on Reinventing Public Education who will soon release a paper on the pros and cons of state-led turnaround efforts, said there are benefits to having states being involved in school improvement efforts. CRPE is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Mass shooting scenario part of normal training in Spokane County, sheriff says

Spokesman.com, Sept. 25, 2016
Authorities said Sunday they don’t know why a man shot five people dead at a Macy’s makeup counter at a mall north of Seattle over the weekend. July 30: Four teens are shot, three fatally, with an AR-15 rifle at a house party attended by recent Kamiak High School graduates in Mukilteo. Allen Christopher Ivanov, 19, a student at the University of Washington Bothell, is accused in the attack. Read More

Congresswoman DelBene to host high school students for hackathon at UW Bothell

Bothell-reporter.com, Sept. 23, 2016
Congresswoman Suzan DelBene is hosting a hackathon for local high school students as part of the Congressional App Competition, a program to encourage innovation and computer science education. The event will be held in Discovery Hall at 18115 Campus Way NE on the University of Washington Bothell campus from 12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 1 and 2-4 p.m. on Oct. 2. 

Dan Goldhaber for Secretary of Education… AND Labor

Eiaonline.com, Sept. 23, 2016
Dan Goldhaber is the director of the Center for Education Data & Research, a professor in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington Bothell, the director of the National Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research (CALDER) and a vice-president at the American Institutes of Research (AIR). Read More

Organizing Prisons In 1960s And 1970s: Part One, Building Movements

Popularresistance.org, Sept. 23, 2016
On the 45th anniversary of the Attica Prison rebellion in 1971, Process speaks with seven scholars of the carceral state about prisoners’ organizing in the 1960s and 1970s and movements protesting mass incarceration today. One of the scholars, Dan Berger, is an assistant professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

New CFO’s tenure begins as Webster looks to combat budget issues

Websterjournal.com, Sept. 23, 2016
Webster University’s new chief financial officer Ana Karaman is facing a difficult road to prosperity. Karaman, who has also worked at the University of Washington Bothell and the University of San Francisco, said she was attracted to Webster’s student culture. Read More

POETRY REVIEW: POMEGRANATE EATER BY AMARANTH BORSUK

Queenmobs.com, Sept. 23, 2016
Pomegranate Eater by Amaranth Borsuk is (has been) published by Kore Press. Borsuk is a faculty member at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Donald Trump’s rhetoric energizes Muslim voters

Bostonglobe.com, Sept. 23, 2016
In a different election year, Bilal Durrani, a busy electrical engineering student at the Wentworth Institute of Technology, might have ignored the background noise of a presidential campaign. Muslim voters have not been studied as thoroughly as other voters, said Karam Dana, a political science professor at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

The University of Washington’s Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) Receives $190,000 Gift From the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Gatesfoundation.org, Sept. 23, 2016
SEATTLE -- The University of Washington’s Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) today announced a $190,000 grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support the development of high quality charter schools in Washington state. The center is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Exposure to Ultrasound During First Trimester Linked to Autism Severity

Growingyourbaby.com, Sept. 20, 2016
While most studies focus on the causes of autism, one from UW Medicine, UW Bothell, and Seattle Children’s Research Institute recently examined factors that affect its severity. Read More

Fall Counselor Workshop at Eastern Washington University

Krem.com, Sept. 19, 2016
The Fall Counselor Workshops provided by Washington Council for High School-College Relations (WCHSCR) and Washington State Counselor Association (WSCA) share updated information to high school counselors and educators. Counselors will hear current information from Washington four-year public, universities, independent universities, and community and technical colleges. Workshop will be held Sept. 22 University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Diagnostic ultrasound linked to autism severity

Jhunewsletter.com, Sept. 15, 2016
Results published in the journal Autism Research by researchers from the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine, University of Washington Bothell and Seattle Children’s Research Institute found that for children with autism, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound during the first trimester of pregnancy increased the severity of their autism symptoms. Read More

Seattle: From Filamu to Sinemaa: Contemporary African Stories on Film

Bestevents.us, Sept. 15, 2016
Educators from UW African Studies illuminate extraordinary stories from across Sub-Saharan Africa highlighting African-made films and evaluating films created through the ‘western gaze.’ Instructors include Kristy Leissle and Ron Krabill of the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Allen Library exhibit explores South Asia in art, scholarship

Noodls.com, Sept. 14, 2016
A new exhibit in the University of Washington's Allen Library explores South Asia through art, artifacts, manuscripts, music and more. Alka Kurian, a senior lecturer at UW Bothell, will discuss how gender is represented in Indian cinemas at 3 p.m. on Oct. 27. Read More

Report to the National Science Board on the National Science Foundation’s Merit Review Process Fiscal Year 2015

Nsf.gov, Sept. 14, 2016
This annual report to the National Science Board (NSB) includes data and other information about the National Science Foundation (NSF or the Foundation) Merit Review Process for fiscal year (FY) 2015. Three “NSF Days,” organized by the Office of Legislative and Public Affairs, were held during FY 2015 in Baltimore, MD, Bothell, WA, and Lubbock, TX, hosted by the Maryland Science Center, University of Washington – Bothell, and Texas Tech University, respectively. Read More

Schools and Communities Need More Autonomy

Nytimes.com, Sept. 14, 2016
Just about everything in the way we deliver urban public education reinforces inequalities and works against school improvement. By Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Fall Counselor Workshop at University of Washington Bothell

events.king5.com, Sept. 14, 2016
The Fall Counselor Workshops provided by Washington Council for High School-College Relations (WCHSCR) and Washington State Counselor Association (WSCA) share updated information to high school counselors and educators. Workshop will be held Thursday, September 22, 2016, 7:30 AM at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW Bothell placed on ‘Best Bang for the Buck’ list

Heraldnet.com, Sept. 13, 2016
Washington Monthly has ranked the University of Washington Bothell at No. 22 on its 2016 Best Bang for the Buck list of top 100 western region colleges. Read More

The Problem with Testing

Saturdayeveningpost.com, September/October 2016
Our nation’s test obsession is making American schools into unhappy places. “We’re seeing schools emphasize literacy skills and math to the detriment of civics, social studies, the arts, and anything creative,” Wayne Au at the University of Washington Bothell, author of a study on the topic, told me. Read More

Three IIM Fellows Join MYRA School of Business as Faculty Across the Domains of Finance, Operations Management, and Organisational Behaviour

Prnewswire.co, Sept. 12, 2016
MYSORE, India, September 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MYRA continues to grow its ranks of the leading scholars and researchers. MYRA's Study abroad program partners include University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Metro Transit's fall service schedule changes go into effect today, Sept. 10

Rentonreporter.com, Sept. 10, 2016
On Saturday, September 10, Metro’s fall service changes begin. Route 243 serves Redmond Transit Center, downtown Redmond, Willows Road, the Totem Lake Transit Center and freeway station, UW Bothell/Cascadia College and downtown Bothell. 

48 Hours of Art Hacking in Seattle

Thestranger.com, Sept. 9, 2016
For two straight days, teams of artists and hackers will hole up in V2, the old Value Village space on Capitol Hill, and make. In the end, the show goes on, with more than a hundred artists and 15 programs in conjunction with multiple partners like Seattle Design Festival, the Hedreen Gallery, and the annual UW Bothell Convergence on Poetics. Read More

For Tacoma Muslim, post-9/11 scrutiny a reminder of past discrimination

Thenewstribune.com, Sept. 8, 2016
Marotha Pasha converted to Islam in the middle of the last century and moved to Tacoma in the 1980s. Karam Dana, director of the American Muslim Research Institute at the University of Washington Bothell, has worked to measure the changed climate, both for Muslims and in how the rest of America responds to them. Read More

Here Are The Details Media Ought To Report About Trump’s Cleveland School Visit

Mediamatters.org, Sept. 8, 2016
epublican presidential nominee Donald Trump delivered remarks on education policy at a Cleveland, OH, charter school September 8. The disastrous results of K12’s schooling model have been well-documented in investigative reports by The New York Times,The Washington Post, and PolitiFact, and in research from left-leaning and right-leaning organizations including the Center on Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Is Autism Caused By Ultrasound In The First Trimester Of Pregnancy? Here’s What Studies Say

Parentherald.com, Sept. 8, 2016
A recent study claimed that autism can be caused by diagnostic ultrasound in the first three months of pregnancy. This news naturally alarmed pregnant women everywhere, but is the link between autism and ultrasounds really there? The study, which was published recently in Autism Research by researchers from the University of Washington School of Medicine, University of Washington Bothell, and the Seattle Children's Research Institute, found that the link between ultrasounds and autism is increased when the developing child in the womb possesses gene variations associated with autism spectrum disorder or ASD. Read More

Study Finds Ultrasound In 1st Trimester of Pregnancy Linked To Autism

Healthnutnews.com, Sept. 7, 2016
According to a new study, published in the journal Autism Research, having an ultrasound during the first trimester is linked to increased severity of autism in children born with the disorder. The study was conducted at the University of Washington’s Medicine school, UW Bothell, and the Seattle Children’s Research Institute and used data from 2,644 families among 12 research sites in the US. Read More

UW Bothell grows partnerships beyond classroom

Heraldnet.com, Sept. 7, 2016
LYNNWOOD — A resident of YWCA’s Pathways for Women shelter, transitional housing for homeless women and families, voluntarily adopted the site’s communal garden. After years of homelessness, she is cultivating roots, and her gardening education was partially inspired by University of Washington Bothell nursing students. Read More

Data analysis links autism severity to genetics, ultrasound

Technology.org, Sept. 5, 2016
For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy is linked to increased autism severity, according to study results reported on Sept. 1. The study was conducted by researchers at UW Medicine, University of Washington Bothell and Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Read More

Meet Our Editors and Staff

Rethinkingschools.org, Sept. 5, 2016
Editorial Board Members include Wayne Au, an assistant professor in the education program at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Conveying Gravity: Communicating the Discovery of Gravitational Waves

Aps.org, Sept. 5, 2016
On February 11, 2016 the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration announced the first direct detection of gravitational waves and the first observation of a binary black hole merger. One of the authors is Joe Shapiro Key, an assistant professor of physics at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW Bothell’s Ghostlight Manor spooks crowds at gaming convention

Heraldnet.com, Sept. 5, 2016
BOTHELL — Ghostlight Manor just got its share of the spotlight. Read More

IMPACT16 to Feature Panel Discussion on Disruption in Education and Solutions Through Internet Marketing

Mediawebsite.net, Sept 2. 2016
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Sept. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A highlight of the Internet Marketing Association's IMPACT16 event coming up in Las Vegas Sept. 19-20 will be a special panel discussion on the topic of "Education Disruption and Internet Marketing." Panelists include Sandeep Krishnamurthy, dean, University of Washington Bothell School of Business. 

Study: Avoid the Iconography Trap of Personalized Learning

Edsurge.com, Sept. 2, 2016
PERSONALIZED LEARNING TRAP: After visiting 37 schools in 15 cities, the Center on Reinventing Public Education is publishing its notes from the field on personalized learning. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Genetics, Early Term Ultrasound Linked to Autism Severity

psychcentral.com, Sept. 2, 2016
A provocative new study suggests for children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy may be linked to increased autism severity. Researchers at the University of Washington, UW Bothell and Seattle Children’s Research Institute studied the variability of symptoms among kids with autism, not what causes autism. Read More

Autism severity linked to genetics, ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy

Medindia.net, Sept. 2, 2016
The Food and Drug Association guidelines currently recommend that diagnostic ultrasound only be used for medical necessity. For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy is linked to increased autism severity, revealed a study by researchers at UW Medicine, UW Bothell and Seattle Children's Research Institute. Read More

Ultrasound in 1st trimester of pregnancy linked to autism – study

Newsneck.com, Sept. 2, 2016
Having that first ultrasound can be an exciting experience for parents, but it comes with a serious risk, according to a new study. The study – published in the journal Autism Research and conducted by professionals from the University of Washington’s (UW) Medicine school, UW Bothell, and the Seattle Children’s Research Institute – examined the variability of symptoms among children with autism. Read More

Study Links Ultrasound Exposure With Autism Severity

Australiannetworks.com, Sept. 2, 2016
Exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy could increase autism severity, a study published on Sept. 1 in Autism Research finds. Researchers from the University of Washington Medicine, University of Washington Bothell and Seattle Children’s Research Institute studied the variability of symptoms among autistic kids. Read More

Study links autism severity to genetics, ultrasound

Eurekalert.org, Sept. 1
For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy is linked to increased autism severity, according to a study by researchers at UW Medicine, UW Bothell and Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Read More


August


School Choice For All, One Step At A Time

Thelens.news, Aug. 31, 2016
For years, Seattle-area parents with enough money have been able to send their children to private and parochial schools, paying anywhere from $5,000 to $20,000 in yearly tuition. A central thrust of The Center For Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington – Bothell, is studying and promoting the portfolio strategy. Read More

School Choice For All, One Step At A Time

Thelens.news, Aug. 31, 2016
For years, Seattle-area parents with enough money have been able to send their children to private and parochial schools, paying anywhere from $5,000 to $20,000 in yearly tuition. A central thrust of The Center For Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington – Bothell, is studying and promoting the portfolio strategy. Read More

Opportunity and outcomes put University of Washington Bothell in Top 25 of Washington Monthly Best Bang for the Buck ranking

Bellevuebusinessjournal.com, Aug. 30, 2016
Washington Monthly ranks the University of Washington Bothell No. 22 on its 2016 Best Bang for the Buck list of top 100 western region colleges. Read More

Washington Monthly Names The Evergreen State College Among Top 10 Master’s Institutions and Best Bang for the Buck

evergreen.edu, Aug. 30, 2016
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) Washington Monthly magazine released its annual College Guide today, ranking the nation's colleges and universities based on three criteria: improving social mobility, producing research and promoting public service. University of Washington Bothell ranks 22nd on a list of Best Bang for the Buck institutions in the West. Read More

Opportunity and outcomes puts UW Bothell in top 25 Best Bang for the Buck ranking

Bothell-reporter.com, Aug. 29, 2016
Washington Monthly ranks the University of Washington Bothell No. 22 on its 2016 Best Bang for the Buck list of top 100 western region colleges. 

Charter-plus-district researchers quizzed by Little Rock school panel

arkansasonline.com, Aug. 30, 2016
A state-appointed committee on Little Rock area schools quizzed members of a University of Washington Bothell-based group Monday about their research on school district/charter school collaborations in other cities and how that work could be done here. The stakeholder group – at the direction of the Arkansas Board of Education – is looking for the Center on Reinventing Public Education to answer questions on how best to attain quality education, cost efficiency and attractive campuses for a diverse student population in an area that is served by both charter schools and traditional public schools. Read More

Study: Cyber charter students don't keep pace with counterparts in regular classrooms

Triblive.com, Aug. 27, 2016
When Judy Cremone and her husband adopted their teenage son three years ago, his behavioral issues made it impossible for the Turtle Creek couple to enroll him in a traditional school. Reports from Mathematica Policy Research, the Stanford University Center for Research on Education Outcomes and the University of Washington Bothell Center on Reinventing Public Education last year slammed cyber charters for their students' lack of year-over-year improvement and limited instruction time. Read More

Shri Jairam Ramesh Inaugurates Devaraj Urs Centre for Development Studies at MYRA School of Business

udaipurkiran.com, Aug. 26, 2016
MYSORE, India, August 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — “India is the only country in the world to exclude people on the basis of birth,” lamented Shri. Jairam Ramesh, Honorable Member of the Parliament, Rajya Sabha and former Union Minister of Environment, while inaugurating the Devaraj Urs Centre for Development Studies at MYRA on July 30, 2016. The University of Washington Bothell is listed as a study abroad partner for the MYRA School of Business. Read More

National Alliance Commends Connecticut Students and Parents For Fighting for More Great Public Schools

Publiccharters.org, Aug. 24, 2016
Washington, D.C. – The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools president and CEO Nina Rees today released a statement in response to the filing of a federal lawsuit challenging Connecticut laws and policies that significantly inhibit students and parents from accessing good public school options. Separate studies by the Center on Reinventing Public Education and Mathematica Policy Research have found that charter school students are more likely to graduate from high school, go on to college, stay in college and have higher earnings in early adulthood. The Center on Reinventing Public Education is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

New AR Guide & App Helps e-NABLE Volunteers Assemble 3D Printed Prosthetics

3dprint.com, August 24, 2016
As the e-NABLE community has grown in size, with word spreading around the world and prompting incredibly positive action, we’ve seen thousands of volunteers helping to provide 3D printed prostheses, with both devices and people assisting continuing to grow in numbers. Derek Delizo, a junior in electrical engineering at University of Washington Bothell, was mentioned. Read More

UW student accused of killing 3 at Mukilteo house party pleads not guilty

seattletimes.com, August 22, 2016
The 19-year-old man accused of killing three teens and wounding a fourth at a Mukilteo house party last month pleaded not guilty Monday to murder charges that could result in the death penalty. Read More

Grandview graduate brings experience of growing up picking fruit to UW job promoting diversity on campus

yakimaherald.com, August 20, 2016
Growing up, Ismael Fajardo and his three brothers would often wake up early during their summer breaks to help their parents Donaciano and Maria pick cherries at a Lower Valley orchard. Data from UW Bothell’s enrollment was mentioned. Shootings suspect had texted friend: ‘I’m killing everyone’ Read More

Shootings suspect had texted friend: ‘I’m killing everyone’

heraldnet.com, August 19, 2016
A University of Washington student who is accused of opening fire at a Mukilteo house three weeks ago allegedly sent text messages to friends calling himself a “future shooter.” Read More

Back to School: 6 Options for Continuing Education

425business, Aug. 18, 2016
Looking for new skills to help you advance in your career? The University of Washington Bothell offers four-year and two-year degree programs with flexible schedules. Read More

CACA to organize against Ride the Ducks’ use of discriminatory law

Iaexaminer.org, Aug. 18, 2016
The Chinese American Citizens Alliance (CACA) is looking to organize against the Ride the Ducks company, which cited a 100-year-old discriminatory law to throw a wrongful death lawsuit resulting from a crash that killed five international students from Asia last September. Author Alia Marsha is a recent graduate of University of Washington Bothell where she was the editor-in-chief of the student newspaper Husky Herald. Read More

Pa. State Supreme Court rules against School Reform Commission

Liberationnews.org, Aug. 18, 2016
On August 15 the Pennsylvania State Supreme Court ruled against the School Reform Commission’s attempt to cancel the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers’ union contract. Liberation News spoke with University of Washington Bothell education professor and national Opt Out activist, Dr. Wayne Au, who was hopeful regarding the PA State Supreme Court’s ruling. Read More

Shoreline City Council unanimously supports ST3 measure on November ballot

shorelineareanews.com, Aug. 10, 2016
On August 8, 2016, the Shoreline City Council unanimously voted to support Sound Transit’s ST3 ballot proposition Number 1 to provide the expansion of light rail, commuter rail, and bus rapid transit service throughout the region. Shoreline, along with the cities of Bothell, Kenmore, Lake Forest Park, and Woodinville, jointly advocated for Bus Rapid Transit on SR 522 (145th Street) from the 145th Street Light Rail station to SR-522 (Lake City Way) and up SR-522 to I-405 and University of Washington Bothell, with an extension to Woodinville. Read More

Study says Ohio’s virtual charters can’t replace the traditional school experience

hechingerreport.org, Aug. 10, 2016
Virtual charter schools can give students who are falling behind in traditional schools a chance to find success in an alternative learning environment. The study echoed findings from a national study released in October 2015 by Stanford University’s Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO), Mathematica Policy Research and the Center on Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Metro Route 331 between UW Bothell and Shoreline Community College

Shorelineareanews.com, Aug. 9, 2016
On July 19, Lake Forest Park staff met with Metro Transit Alternative Programs staff and discussed Metro Route 331. In 2014, Metro dropped evening hours on this route, which runs between Shoreline Community College and UW Bothell. Read More

Team with UW roots builds ‘Tinder for roommates’

Dailyuw.com, Aug. 10, 2016
For incoming students, one of the biggest variables determining their quality of life is compatibility with their roommates. Co-founder Paul Burke is a graduate of Western Washington University, but did a year of study at the UW Bothell campus. Read More

From 911 recordings, clues to shooting suspect’s movements

heraldnet.com, Aug. 10, 2016
MUKILTEO — Within minutes of the first 911 call, police had the name of the suspect in a July 30 shooting that left three dead and a fourth wounded in an upscale Mukilteo neighborhood overlooking the waterfront. Both attended University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Easy access to information means employees can jeopardize a company’s security

425business.com, Aug. 9, 2016
In 2006, computer forensics expert Kris Haworth was sent to Pakistan to investigate possible cybercrime. Employees who jeopardize a company’s digital assets typically fall under two categories, according to Marc Dupuis, an assistant professor of cybersecurity at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

King County honors six Bothell and Kenmore businesses for waste prevention

bothell-reporter.com, Aug. 9, 2016
King County's Solid Waste Division announced that 112 local companies have been named to the 2016 Tenth Annual "Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling" list, including six businesses in the Bothell and Kenmore area. The Bothell and Kenmore businesses honored include the University of Washington Bothell, Amec Foster Wheeler, Environment & Infrastructure, the city of Bothell, In Harmony Sustainable Landscapes and Bastyr University. 

Street-Savvy School Reform

educationnext.org, Aug. 9, 2016
Political scientist E. E. Schattschneider likened politics to a fight between two men in a street. Co-author Paul Hill is founder of the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) and research professor at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Domestic violence link common in mass shootings

Heraldnet.com, Aug. 7, 2016
EVERETT — Again in Snohomish County, parents are burying their children after a young man’s loss of control in a relationship apparently led him to pick up a gun and kill. Local campuses, including University of Washington Bothell, offer freshman and transfer students “bystander intervention” training about what to do if they witness violence and bullying. Read More

Music in the Park - Spazmatics

ci.bothell.wa.us, Aug. 7, 2016
Friday, August 19. All the awesome sounds, styles, and way cool dance steps from the 1980s! Sponsored by: University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Anna Bui laid to rest surrounded by family, friends, community

Heraldnet.com, Aug. 6, 2016
EVERETT — Anna Bui was surrounded by familiar voices during her memorial service at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church on Friday. This past June, she finished her first year at the University of Washington’s Bothell campus and became certified as a nursing assistant. Read More

Inside the Online School That Could Radically Change How Kids Learn Everywhere

Wired.com, Aug. 4, 2016
EMILY DUGGAN, 16, spends most afternoons at a dance studio tucked behind a shopping plaza near her home in Exeter, New Hampshire. That approach offloads too much of the teachers’ responsibilities onto parents, according to Robin Lake, director of the Center for Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Mukilteo shooting claims lives of three

Dailyuw.com, Aug. 3, 2016
Early Saturday morning, a gunman opened fire at a house party in Mukilteo, killing three and injuring one young adult in attendance. Among the victims was UW Bothell student Anna Bui.

Mukilteo suspect’s parents: ‘Our hearts ache’ for victims

heraldnet.com, Aug. 4, 2016
MUKILTEO — The parents of triple-murder suspect Allen Christopher Ivanov released a statement Wednesday, saying they had raised their son with love and taught him to respect other people. Among those killed was Ivanov’s former girlfriend, Anna Bui. Ivanov, 19, a University of Washington Bothell student. Read More

SAM REMIX

Seattleartmuseum.org, Aug. 2, 2016
FRI AUG. 26, 2016, OLYMPIC SCULPTURE PARK. University of Washington Bothell is a cohost.

Father of wounded Mukilteo 18-year-old: ‘He’s hurting inside and out’

Seattletimes.com, Aug. 2, 2016
The father of the wounded 18-year-old in the Mukilteo shootings said his son, Will Kramer, was sitting around a backyard fire pit with three friends when gunfire broke out early Saturday. Jake Long and Jordan Ebner died. On Monday, University of Washington Bothell students and staff held a memorial for Bui, a student there. Read More

Man charged with murdering 3 at suburban Seattle party

Lmtribune.com, Aug. 2, 2016
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Prosecutors have filed three charges of aggravated first-degree murder against a 19-year-old accused of shooting his ex-girlfriend and two young men to death at a party in suburban Seattle over the weekend. Ivanov and Bui were both students at the University of Washington's Bothell campus. Read More

SCC employee was victim of Mukilteo shooting

shorelineareanews.com, Aug. 2, 2016
Jacob Long, one of three young adults shot to death at a party Saturday in Mukilteo, was wan employee of Shoreline Community College. The shooter and the young woman, Anna Bui, of Everett, were both students at UW Bothell. Read More

Misogyny is killing women and I’m tired of society trying to excuse it

Dailyuw.com, Aug. 2, 2016
When I sat down to write this piece I stared at a blank word document for an hour before I could begin to formulate my thoughts into words. It only took a few hours for me to learn that Anna Bui (a student at UW Bothell), Jake Long, and Jordan Ebner had been killed. Read More

UW Bothell hires dean of Educational Studies

Heraldnet.com, Aug. 2, 2016
Ed Buendia has been appointed dean of the School of Educational Studies at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW Bothell student killed in Mukilteo shooting remembered as ‘bright light’

Seattletimes.com, Aug. 1, 2016
Anna Bui was remembered at the University of Washington Bothell campus Monday as a joyful and intelligent young woman actively engaged in her first year of college and aspiring to a career serving others. Read More

Two UW Bothell students involved in Mukilteo shooting

Bothell-reporter.com, Aug. 1, 2016
The University of Washington Bothell has confirmed that two of its students were involved in a shooting on Saturday in Mukilteo.

UW community grieves after Mukilteo shooting

King5.com, Aug. 1, 2016
BOTHELL -- They called themselves Beardslee Boulevard, named after a well-known street in Bothell, not far from the UW-Bothell Campus. Read More

UW-Bothell held vigil for Mukilteo shooting victim

Kiro7.com, Aug. 1, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. — Its Bothell campus flag flying at half-staff, its students and faculty in tears, the University of Washington paid tribute to a 19-year-old whose academic life was just getting started. Read More

Slain UW Bothell student was ‘extremely positive, optimistic’

Heraldnet.com, Aug. 1, 2016
BOTHELL — Anna Bui spent much of her time smiling and singing. More than 70 UW Bothell students and employees gathered on campus Monday afternoon to share memories and support each other. Read More

UW-Bothell remembers one of the victims in Mukilteo shooting

Q13fox.com, Aug. 1, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. -- Anna Bui would have been an incoming sophomore at UW-Bothell this fall. Her ex-boyfriend and the man accused of killing her, Allen Ivanov, was also a student. Read More

Community mourns slain teens: 'We need to band together. We need to love one another'

Komonews.com, Aug. 1, 2016
MUKILTEO, Wash. -- Friends and teachers of the teens gunned down early Saturday at house party in the Chennault neighborhood are sharing the legacy the trio left in their community. At UW Bothell on Monday, the university held a gathering to remember Anna and to support those in pain. Read More

STARS IN THE SKY VALLEY: A humble helper

Monroemonitor.com, Aug. 1, 2016
If you happen to be down at Sky River Park on a sunny weekend, you might have felt the excitement and heard the enthusiastic voices coming from Rotary Field. Ric Carlson also assisted in the design and completed the entire construction of the Veteran’s Memorial on the campus of UW Bothell. Read More

Bsquare appoints Mary Jesse to its Board of Directors

talent4boards.com, Aug. 1, 2016
Bsquare Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR) today announced that wireless and technology executive, Mary Jesse, has been appointed as a member of the company’s board of directors to fill a current vacancy. She currently serves on the Advisory Board of the University of Washington, Bothell school of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Read More

Impacts of the July 2012 Siberian Fire Plume on Air Quality in the Pacific Northwest

Atmos-chem-phys-discuss.net, Aug. 1, 2016
Abstract. Biomass burning emissions emit a significant amount of trace gases and aerosols and can affect atmospheric chemistry and radiative forcing for hundreds or thousands of kilometers downwind. Authors include Daniel Jaffe, University of Washington Bothell School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics. Read More


July


University of Washington identifies student killed at party

Yahoo.com, July 31, 2016
MUKILTEO, Wash. (AP) — The University of Washington on Sunday identified one of the three people fatally shot at a party of young adults in an upscale neighborhood as a student. Read More

Mukilteo learning names of young shooting victims

King5.com, July 31, 2016
MUKILTEO, Wash. -- The University of Washington Bothell confirms Anna Bui, who was going into her sophomore year, was one of three people killed in the Mukilteo shooting early Saturday morning. Read More

Hundreds gather to remember 3 teens killed in shooting at Mukilteo house party

Komonews.com, Aug. 1, 2016
MUKILTEO, Wash. -- For the second day in a row, hundreds of people turned out to grieve the loss of three teenagers killed at a house party in Mukilteo early Saturday morning. A student at University of Washington's Bothell Campus didn't want to be identified, but felt compelled to attend. Read More

Mukilteo mourns 3 Kamiak grads killed in mass shooting

Mukilteobeacon.villagesoup.com, July 31, 2016
Mukilteo is mourning after three Kamiak High School grads were shot to death at a house party early Saturday. Allen Ivanov graduated from Kamiak in 2015. He is a student at the University of Washington. He is a good student, having recently made the university's dean's list. He is majoring in engineering and computer science and taking classes at the UW-Bothell campus. Read More

Why Detroit Is an Education-Funding Vacuum

Theatlantic.com, July 31, 2016
With some of the nation’s most devastated schools, Detroit is in desperate need of new ideas, new energy, and lots of money. “Cities that have the degree of dysfunction as Detroit need to do things differently, and that usually requires investment,” said Robin Lake, a national education researcher and the head of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Executive Council selected for the UW’s Population Health Initiative

Washington.edu, July 29, 2016
University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce and Provost Jerry Baldasty announced today the selection of the 30-member Executive Council for the University’s new Population Health Initiative. Includes Wadiya Udell, associate professor and interim associate dean for faculty, Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, UW Bothell. Read More

On This Day in Math - July 29

pballew.blogspot.com, July 29, 2016
On July 29, 2015, a 15th type of pentagon that would tile the plane was announced by Casey Mann, Jennifer McLoud, and David Von Derau of the University of Washington Bothell Read More

University of Washington sets new record with $542.4 million in private support and contributions in FY 2016

Washington.edu, July 21, 2016
The University of Washington received a record $542.4 million in the 2016 fiscal year, ending June 30, breaking the previous record of $482.5 million set in 2013-14. The Coca-Cola Foundation is helping 25 first-generation college students at UW Bothell stay in school and graduate on time with scholarships, mentoring, and summer research and leadership programs. Read More

PPAI Announces 2017 Board Officers

Ppai.org, July 27, 2016
Tom Goos, president of Image Source, moves to the position of immediate past president of Promotional Products Association International (PPAI). He is an executive-in-residence at the University Of Washington Bothell School Of Business where he is a guest speaker, mentor and adviser to undergraduate and MBA students. Read More

Regional Influence of Aerosol Emissions from Wildfires Driven by Combustion Efficiency: Insights from the BBOP Campaign

pubs.acs.org, July 11, 2016
Abstract: Wildfires are important contributors to atmospheric aerosols and a large source of emissions that impact regional air quality and global climate. Authors include Daniel Jaffe, University of Washington Bothell School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics. Read More

Election Watch 2016: Candidate Q&A — State Senate, District 1

Mltnews.com, July 26, 2016
Mindi Wirth, Republican: I’ve lived in the 1st Legislative District most of my life, I graduated from Bothell High School and received my BA in Business from UW-Bothell. Read More

The Case for Lowercase 'R' Reparations

Thestranger.com, July 20, 2016
The weekend of July 15, artist Natasha Marin tagged Rokea Jones in a Facebook group called "Reparations." The recent shootings in Baton Rouge and Falcon Heights spurred Batlan, an academic advisor at University of Washington Bothell, to act: "We can read about it, but what can we do about it?" Read More

Role Of State Superintendent Can Be 'What You Make Of It'

Kplu.org, July 26, 2016
All nine statewide offices are up for grabs this election year, and about half don’t even have an incumbent running. Ashley Jochim, a researcher with the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington-Bothell, says the OSPI job deals a lot with accountability. Read More

ESTEM chief says districts can ally

Arkansasonline.com, July 26, 2016
John Bacon, the chief executive officer of eSTEM Public Charter Schools Inc., said Monday that the time is right for cooperation among Pulaski County's traditional school districts and independently operated charter schools. The group decided at the end of its meeting Monday to invite Jordan Posamentier, the deputy policy director for the Center on Reinventing Public Education, to its Aug. 29 meeting to make a presentation on the kinds of services his organization could provide in regard to research and at what cost. The center, which is based in Seattle and affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell, is a research and policy analysis center that works to develop systemwide solutions for public education, according to its website. Read More

Wildfire influences on the variability and trend of summer surface ozone in the mountainous western United States

atmos-chem-phys-discuss.net, July 26, 2016
Abstract. Increasing wildfire activities in the mountainous western US may present a challenge for the region to attain a recently revised ozone air quality standard in summer. Authors include Daniel a. Jaffe, School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics, University of Washington Bothell . Read More

BOOGIE AT THE NEXT SUMMER CONCERT IN THE PARK – WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3RD

Nwnews.com, July 26, 2016
Come on down to the next Celebrate Woodinville summer concert in the park and enjoy a down-home, foot tappin’, boogie dancin’ blend of classic and modern rock, while you sip local wines, beers and ciders and enjoy bites from local restaurants and food trucks. University of Washington Bothell is a sponsor. Read More

Direct admission to CSSE at UW Bothell vs Pre-Science Major Admission at UW Seattle

Collegeconfidential.com, July 24, 2016
I would love to hear some opinions/experiences from you to help me make a decision. A little background about myself: I'm a student from CC, and I applied as a transfer student (Fall quarter) for CS major (1st) and Informatics major(2nd) at UW Seattle and for CS major at UW Bothell. Read More

University of Washington Bothell appoints Buendia new dean to School of Educational Studies

Bothell-reporter.com, July 22, 2016
Ed Buendia has been appointed dean of the School of Educational Studies at the University of Washington Bothell. 

University of Washington

Djc.com, July 22, 2016
Ed Buendia has been appointed dean of the School of Educational Studies at University of Washington Bothell starting Aug. 1. Read More

University of Washington breaks record for private fundraising

Seattletimes.com, July 21, 2016
The University of Washington raised a record-breaking $542.4 million in private contributions for the 2016 fiscal year, which ended June 30. The Coca-Cola Foundation’s contribution will support the university’s Bothell campus. The funds will provide scholarships and mentoring to 25 first-generation college students there. Read More

Charter advocates hope favorable report leads to more equitable funding

Watchdog.org, July 21, 2016
Charter school advocates are bullish on a recent Colorado Department of Education report that touts the racial diversity and academic success of charter schools. Dan Schaller, director of advocacy for the Colorado League of Charter Schools, said charters are less likely to classify students as special education and more likely to educate them in the general population, a sentiment backed up by this report from the Center for Reinventing Public Education. The center is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

POETS PREPARE TO SPEAK TRUTH IN POWERFUL BAAMFEST PERFORMANCES

Southseattleemerald.com, July 19, 2016
Among several activities taking place Saturday afternoon are performances of poetry, spoken word and hip hop from a trio of talented writers: Reagan Jackson, Jerrell Davis and Essam Muhammad. Muhammad’s writing sprouted in college at UW Bothell. Read More

Latest Editorial Proves The Wall Street Journal Will Defend Almost Any For-Profit Education Company

Mediamatters.org, July 18, 2016
The Wall Street Journal continued its streak of defending for-profit schools with track records of questionable practices and “abysmal results,” this time shifting its focus away from fraudulent for-profit colleges to attempt to sugarcoat the failing online charter company K12 Inc. The most recent reports from Mathematica Policy Research, Stanford University’s Center for Research in Education Outcomes, and the Center on Reinventing Public Education concluded that “students of online charter schools had significantly weaker academic performance in math and reading, compared with their counterparts in conventional schools.” Center on Reinventing Public Education is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Bothell village residents concerned about new developments

Heraldnet.com, July 19, 2016
BOTHELL — A group of dreamers banded together in the late 1980s to buy a few acres of woods outside of town and to build their own neighborhood around shared values. For the Rite of Passage Journeys wilderness programs. Interns come from Bastyr University, the University of Washington Bothell and a worldwide exchange program to learn the techniques of permaculture, a type of farming that strives to be self-sustaining. Read More

Editorial: Best primary picks for Legislative District 1

Heraldnet.com, July 19, 2016
For the 1st District Senate seat, The Herald recommends Mindie Wirth and Luis Moscoso in the primary. Wirth graduated from Bothell High School and earned a business degree at UW-Bothell. Read More

UW freshman class: more in-state students, more diversity

Seattletimes.com,July 18, 2016
The University of Washington will welcome its largest number of in-state freshmen to campus this fall, a group that is also more diverse than any previous class. Enrollment at the Seattle campus is expected to reach 46,000 students this fall and stay there until 2020, while enrollment at the university’s Bothell and Tacoma campuses is expected to grow. Read More

All Public Schools Have a Suspension Problem. And It Hurts Students of Color and Students with Disabilities

Realcleareducation.com, July 18, 2016
A greater proportion of students of color and students with disabilities are suspended by both charter schools and traditional public schools. A recent report by the Center on Reinventing Public Education documented that in response to concerns about discipline practices, charter schools in Washington, D.C. and New Orleans are taking tangible steps, such as introducing equity reports, to increase data transparency in order to reduce discipline rates. The center is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Kiwanis Club of Greater Federal Way awards scholarships

Federalwaymirror.com, July 15, 2016
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Federal Way last month awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Bryan Hsieh, senior at Thomas Jefferson, who will attend University of Washington Bothell. 

Music in the Park

ci.bothell.wa.us, July 15, 2016
If music is your medicine, make your appointment with Doctorfunk! Sponsored by University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Awards and accolades-June 2016

Nursing.uw.edu, July 15, 2016
The UW School of Nursing is pleased to announce the following awards, accolades and updates by faculty, students and alumni. Butch de Castro, associate professor for the School of Nursing & Health Studies, UW Bothell was selected as a 2016 Academy Fellow by The American Academy of Nursing. Read More

Wirth wants to fund education without an increased burden on tax payers

Bothell-reporter.com, July 14, 2016
Mindie Wirth is running as a Republican for the 1st Legislative Senate seat in this November's election. She graduated from the University of Washington Bothell with a degree in business and marketing, before working for a startup and later Washington Mutual and now Microsoft. 

Oklahoma Joins Ranks of States and Agencies Cracking Down on Virtual Charter Schools

edsurge.com, July 14, 2016
The Oklahoma Department of Education is moving to shut down a virtual charter school, ABLE Charter, for the first time ever, according to Oklahoma Watch. In 2015, Mathematica Policy, Stanford's Center for Research on Education Outcomes and the Center for Reinventing Public Education released a report simply titled, "Online Charter School Students Falling Behind Their Peers." Center on Reinventing Public Education is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

The Angry Us: Voters are sick and tired of politics as usual

Seattletimes.com, July 14, 2016
THE PULLED PORK and corn pancakes platter at Smoking Mo’s barbecue restaurant in Shelton just might be the thing we need to unite our fractured nation. “I’ve never felt like more of a minority than I do right now,” says Jose Mariscal, 19, a student at the University of Washington’s Bothell campus. Read More

How Student Movements for Racial Justice Can Survive Summer Break

Thenation.com, July 12, 2016
Administrators count on summer break to subdue campus activism, but student groups across Seattle aren’t letting that happen. By Alia Marsha, a media and communications major at UW Bothell minoring in human rights. Read More

Coding Dojo to Host 3D Printing Hackathon for Teens

Marketwired.com, July 13, 2016
BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwired - Jul 13, 2016) - Coding Dojo, a pioneer in the coding bootcamp space, today announced it will host STEAM3D, a 3D printing hackathon for teenagers, at its Bellevue, Wash. headquarters from July 23 to 24. The end products will be judged by leaders in business, technology, non-profits and universities including Jonathon Cluts, Director of Strategic Initiatives at UW Bothell. Read More

Multicultural Alumni Partnership

grantsandfundinginformationserviceblog.wordpress.com, July 12, 2016
The University of Washington Alumni Association (UWAA) Multicultural Alumni Partnership (MAP) awards scholarships to deserving University of Washington students who need financial assistance to assist with their progress toward a degree at the UW. Includes students at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW historian selects 1971 prison death for Time’s ’25 Moments That Changed America’

Washington.edu, July 12, 2016
When editors at Time magazine compiled a list of expert picks for “25 Moments that Changed America,” UW Bothell’s Dan Berger was among the historians they reached out to for a contribution. Read More

States curb Common Core opposition by leaving testing consortia

Educationnext.org, July 12, 2016
July 6, 2016—Common standards call for common assessments, but six years after 45 states adopted the Common Core State Standards, only 20 states plan to administer tests from one of two aligned consortia. In a new article for Education Next, Ashley Jochim of the Center on Reinventing Public Education and Patrick McGuinn of Drew University discuss why 38 states have dropped out of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) or the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) testing consortia since 2010. Center on Reinventing Public Education is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Panel begins framing research for LR-area schools

Arkansasonline.com, July 12, 2016
A state-appointed committee on Little Rock area schools began Monday listing the questions it will pose to a researcher regarding how best to attain quality instruction, cost efficiency and attractive campuses in an area served by both charter and traditional public schools. Center on Reinventing Public Education listed as a research group that could help. Read More

Particulate Matter, Ozone, and Nitrogen Species in Aged Wildfire Plumes Observed at the Mount Bachelor Observatory

Aaqr.org, July 12, 2016
Abstract. Authors include Daniel A. Jaffe, University of Washington Bothell School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics. Read More

Great Innovative Idea- Wide-Field Ethnography: Studying Software Engineering in 2025 and Beyond

Cccblog.org, July 11, 2016
The following Great Innovative Idea is from David Socha from the University of Washington Bothell. Socha and his colleagues. University of Washington Bothell is instrumenting a set of classrooms in order to create a laboratory in which we can do contextually rich inquiry into what teaching practices work well in which contexts. Read More

Labor Backs Longview Coal Terminal

Thelens.news, July 7, 2016
A proposed coal export terminal in Longview is accenting the divide between fossil fuel opponents and pro-growth forces which include a hefty array of labor unions. Dr. Daniel Jaffe, professor of Atmospheric Chemistry at University of Washington Bothell, wrote in submitted comments that he wants to see the DEIS set limits for what would be an acceptable “nuisance” level of pollution from the project’s implementation. Read More

Early Onset Substance Use in Adolescents With Depressive, Conduct, and Comorbid Symptoms

Jea.sagepub.com, July 7, 2016
Abstract: This study investigates whether co-occurring depressive and conduct symptoms in early adolescence are associated with an elevated occurrence of early onset substance use. Author Andrea L. Stone, Nursing and Health Studies, University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Stand United

Nwcn.com, July 8, 2016
We're joined by Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle CEO and President Pamela L. Banks and Dan Berger, Assistant Professor from the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

2016 UWAA MAP Scholarship

Uwsfr.wordpress.com, July 8, 2016
The University of Washington Alumni Association (UWAA) Multicultural Alumni Partnership (MAP) awards scholarships to deserving University of Washington students who need financial assistance to assist with their progress toward a degree at the UW. Includes University of Washington Bothell students. Read More

‘Excitations’: Summer Institute in the Arts to explore energy

Washington.edu/news, July 8, 2016
“Excitation” is not just a scientific term or perfect Beach Boys lyric, it’s also the topic of this year’s cross-disciplinary Summer Institute in the Arts and Humanities, an intensive summer research program for undergraduate students. Instructors include Tyler Fox, Interactive Media Design Studio director at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

You asked, we answered: What can charters do that other public schools can’t?

Seattletimes.com, July 6, 2016
What exactly are the factors that prevent public schools from doing what charter schools do? Robin Lake, director of the Center for Reinventing Public Education, has studied charter schools for the past 20 years, and says school districts weren’t built for innovation. The center is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Newark Schools Face New Test

Wsj.com, July 5, 2016
People in Newark have fought for more than 20 years to get control of their schools back from the state. A 2015 study by the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a research group in Seattle, found that nearly 40% of Newark students were in schools outpacing other schools with similar demographics in New Jersey—the best rate among 50 cities studied nationwide. Read More

Cloning great schools is latest in long line of L.A. reform plans

latimes.com, July 5, 2016
The latest reformers intent on improving Los Angeles schools are confident that they have it right. High-performing and low-performing charters often look similar on the surface, right down to the inspirational banners about going to college, according to research led by Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Sound Transit Board approves placing ST3 on November ballot

Cityofshoreline.com, July 5, 2016
On June 23, the Sound Transit Board approved placing Sound Transit 3 on the November general election ballot. Included in the plan is a project to add Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service and improve the corridor between the 145th Street light rail station and the UW Bothell campus. Read More

UW Bothell reworks expansion plan after neighbor concerns

King5.com, July 4, 2016
BOTHELL, Wash. -- Neighbors that live near the University of Washington Bothell campus were recently told a planned expansion and master plan, including a controversial dormitory building, was being reworked partially because of homeowner concerns.Read More

Republican Mindie Wirth kicks off campaign for State Senate’s 1st District

Mltnews.com, July 3, 2016
Mindie Wirth (R-1st Legislative District) kicked off her campaign for the State Senate on Wednesday evening. Wirth is a graduate of Bothell High School and the University of Washington-Bothell.Read More

25 Moments That Changed America

paxonbothhouses.blogspot.com, July 4, 2016
A Surprising List Of 20th Century Turning Points Chosen By American Historians (Time Magazine). George Jackson Is Killed (Aug. 21, 1971. By Dan Berger, assistant professor of history at University of Washington Bothell.Read More

Newark Schools Face New Test

Wsj.com, July 4, 2016.
People in Newark have fought for more than 20 years to get control of their schools back from the state. A 2015 study by the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a research group in Seattle affiliated with University of Washington Bothell, found that nearly 40% of Newark students were in schools outpacing other schools with similar demographics in New Jersey—the best rate among 50 cities studied nationwide.Read More


June


Amazon Catalyst Grants

grantsandfundinginformationserviceblog.wordpress.com, June 30, 2016
Amazon and the University of Washington have collaborated to launch Amazon Catalyst, a new initiative to provide funding and mentor ship for projects from any discipline proposed by members of the UW community. This includes current students, faculty, and staff at the University of Washington, UW Bothell and UW Tacoma. Read More

Online Charter Schools Need To Better Serve Students

Tricountysentry.com, June 30, 2016
About 180,000 students attend virtual charter schools without ever setting foot inside a classroom — but such schools have a history of “well-documented, disturbingly low performance,” fellow charter school groups say. The groups based their conclusions on October 2015 research from the Center for Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Apartment construction boom continues in suburban Bothell

Bizjournals.com, June 29, 2016
An Eastside company that has had success building apartment projects in and around downtown Bothell is back with another one. Developers are responding, in part, to growing student populations at the University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia College, which share a campus. Read More

Salary plan fails to pass, reforms still needed

Dailyuw.com, June 29, 2016
A faculty salary plan designed to implement new pay grades for senior UW professors failed to pass the UW faculty senate following a vote June 10. Assistant professors at UW Bothell currently make $96,700 annually, while associate and full professors make an average of $98,800 and $119,700. Read More

A Murder of Crows: When Roosting Crows Come to Town

Blog.nature.org, June 28, 2016
Hundreds of crows are standing stock still in orderly rows on the University of Washington tennis courts. Read More

Bus rapid transit on 522 officially included in ST3 measure

Bothell-reporter.com, June 27, 2016
Bus rapid transit (BRT) along State Route 522 along with light rail to the South Kirkland Park and Ride has been included in a Sound Transit 3 (ST3) update. This would establish BRT from the light rail station at Interstate 5 and Northeast 145th Street to the University of Washington Bothell.

Local projects included in ST3 package for November election

Shorelineareanews.com, June 27, 2016
On Thursday, June 23, the Sound Transit Board voted to place the Sound Transit 3 (ST3) package on the November ballot. Included in the plan is a project to improve NE 145th Street and SR 522 between the 145th Street light rail station and the UW Bothell campus to implement bus rapid transit (BRT) service. Read More

Should Prostitution Be Decriminalized?

Civilbeat.org, June 27, 2016
With Amnesty International’s recent unflinching policy recommendation to decriminalize all adult consensual sex work – including their takedown of the Nordic model which claims to punish only clients – it is becoming increasingly difficult for naysayers to ignore the well-documented ways that sex workers are harmed by criminalization. By Kari Lerum, associate professor of Cultural Studies; Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, at the University of Washington Bothell.

Sea-Tac Airport Achieve Salmon-Safe Certification

Aviationpros.com, June 22, 2016
Salmon-Safe currently certifies more than 800 urban and rural sites in Oregon Washington and British Columbia, representing 80,000 acres. That includes many Northwest vineyards as well as Nike World Headquarters, the University of Washington Seattle and Bothell campuses. Read More

UW Bothell and Cascadia College Master Plan Update

Tworiverscdc.org, June 22, 2016
UW Bothell and Cascadia College Master plan update. Read More

Accelerating Social Transformation

Csrwire.com, June 27, 2016
BOTHELL, WA, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - Are you interested in growing your career in the field of social development and innovation? This new professional certification course – Accelerating Social Transformation Aug 7-12, 2016, offered in partnership with the University of Washington’s School of Business, Bothell Campus and the Catalytic Innovators Group is geared towards you as a professional from the business community. Read More

A time of hope and danger: On the 101st birthday of Grace Lee Boggs

Racefiles.com, June 26, 2016
As I ponder the significance of the 101st birthday of Grace Lee Boggs, it is nearly impossible to convey in words how much she changed my life and how much she helped thousands of others find their path in life and activism. By Scott Kurashige, a professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington Bothell and board member of the James and Grace Lee Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership. Read More

The evolution of biomass-burning aerosol size distributions due to coagulation

Atmos-chem-phys.net, June 24, 2016
James R. Laing Abstract. Biomass-burning aerosols have a significant effect on global and regional aerosol climate forcings. Authors include James R. Laing, School of Science and Technology, University of Washington-Bothell. Read More

Heroin has claimed three current or former LWSD students in last year

Kirklandreporter.com, June 23, 2016
If there's anything Kirkland residents Michael Roberts and Raelene Bushbeck have in common, other than the untimely deaths of their daughters, it's the desire for an end to a fearsome epidemic. Roberts has another speaking engagement on June 25, almost exactly a year after his daughter's death, at UW Bothell. 

Barriers to Independently Accessing Care Among Detention Youth

Jar.sagepub.com, June 24, 2016
Youth in juvenile detention suffer from various health disparities that warrant access to health and mental health care. Authors include Wadiya Udell, University of Washington Bothell. Read More

UW Bothell and Cascadia College Master Plan Update

Djc.com, June 22, 2016
Statements of Qualifications will be received for the following project: Project Name: UW Bothell and Cascadia College Master Plan Update. Read More

UW Bothell lecturer appointed to the board of Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants

Bothell-reporter.com, June 21, 2016
Ron Tilden, an accounting lecturer in the University of Washington Bothell's School of Business, has been appointed to a three-year term on the board of the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants. 

Function of Succinoglycan Polysaccharide inSinorhizobium meliloti Host Plant Invasion Depends on Succinylation, Not Molecular Weight

Mbio.asm.org, June 21, 2016
Research abstract. Authors include Thelma F. Madzima, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Washington Bothell. Read More

In Bothell, Songaia’s intentional co-housing is like a commune that actually works

Mynorthwest.com, June 21, 2016
Remember the black and white days of America, when kids played outside homes with picket fences until street lights came on, and people visited with their neighbors or stopped by to borrow a cup of sugar? “It’s a really unusual program,” resident Christopher Wade, a professor at UW Bothell, says. Read More

Three generations of Claunches have walked LCC halls

Tdn.com, June 17, 2016
For the Claunches, Lower Columbia College is all in the family. Moore transferred to Seattle Pacific University and finished at the University of Washington Bothell last June with a business degree. Read More

Researcher: VAMS Are NEVER Accurate, Reliable, or Valid”

Dianeravitch.net, June 17, 2016
Audrey Amrein-Beardsley reports here on new research by Steven Klees of the University of Maryland, which concludes that the contribution of individual teachers to student learning cannot be isolated or quantified as “value-added modeling” claims to do. The lightest of the critiques, for example, as authored by Brookings Institution affiliate Michael Hansen and University of Washington Bothell’s Dan Goldhaber was highlighted here. Read More

Suspension and expulsion rates at D.C. schools continue to drop, report finds

Washingtonpost.com, June 16, 2016
There has been a steady drop in suspensions and expulsions at the District’s traditional public schools and public charter schools since the city started releasing detailed, school-level statistics on discipline beginning in the 2012-2013 academic year, according to a new study from the Center on Reinventing Public Education. CRPE is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Former UW administrator Jack Keating dies

Washington.edu, June 16, 2016
(University of Washington News & Information) -- John P. (Jack) Keating, former University of Washington psychology professor, dean of the UW branch campuses and vice provost at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, died May 10 in Palm Springs, California. Chairing the search committee for the founding faculties of the UW branch campuses, he connected them to main campus departments, effectively integrating them programmatically. Read More

Biotech investor sheet plans online relaunch

Theheraldbusinessjournal.com, June 17, 2016
For Alan Leong, stock values extend beyond the bottom line. He co-founded BioWatch News, a soon-to-relaunch website that offers biotech investors commentary, interviews and global market analysis. He has taught management and entrepreneurship for the past 18 years including at University of Washington's Bothell and Seattle campuses.

UW Bothell's business school maintains accreditation

Heraldnet.com, June 17, 2016
University of Washington Bothell's School of Business has maintained its accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Fewer than 5 percent of the 16,000 business schools worldwide have this accreditation. Read More

Release of data has changed student discipline in DC

Wusa9.com, June 16, 2016 16, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report finds a big drop in suspensions and expulsions of students in District of Columbia public and charter schools since the school system started releasing comprehensive statistics on discipline. The citywide numbers were first released in 2013, and a report by the Center on Reinventing Public Education finds that suspension and expulsion rates have dropped steadily since then. Read More

The New Education Reform Lie: Why Denver Is a Warning Sign, Not a Model, for Urban School Districts

nakedcapitalism.com, June 16, 2016
A deep dive into charter schools, using the major shortcomings in Denver as a point of departure, focusing on how resources are diverted from education to administration, marketing, and political consultants. Mentions a 2015 analysis from the University of Washington’s Center on Reinventing Public Education (an organization that advocates the portfolio approach), which looked at the 50 largest urban school districts in the country that have been actively engaged in education reform. Read More

Revamping virtual charter schools

Politico.com, June 16, 2016
Three major reform groups today are out with a set of recommendations addressing the chronically underperforming and troubled virtual charter schools sector, which is mostly controlled by for-profit entities. Mentions Center on Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

OVER A QUARTER OF A MILLION PUBLIC COMMENTS AGAINST LARGEST COAL EXPORT TERMINAL IN NORTH AMERICA

Earthjustice.org, June 15, 2016
Olympia, WA — Residents traveling up from Longview, WA, delivered public comments to the Washington Dept. of Ecology at the end of the 45 day public comment process. Comments on Longview DEIS submitted by Daniel Jaffe, Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry at the University of Washington Bothell cited several deficiencies in the studies coal dust analysis. Read More

Incomplete Reform in Baltimore

Educationnext.org, fall 2016
Baltimore City Public Schools, at least right now, are a story of incomplete reform, a stark example of the limits of a reform strategy that sought dramatic change while leaving many old political and administrative arrangements in place. By Betheny Gross, a senior research analyst and research director at the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE), and Affiliate Faculty, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, at the University of Washington Bothell and Ashley Jochim, a research analyst at the Center on Reinventing Public Education. Read More

Five appointed to William & Mary Board of Visitors

Wm.edu, June 13, 2016
Five alumni have been appointed to the William & Mary Board of Visitors, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced today. Warren W. Buck III M.S. '70, Ph.D. '76, D.Sc. ’13. Internationally known for his work in physics and physics education, Buck is a professor and chancellor emeritus of the University of Washington-Bothell. Read More

OVER A QUARTER OF A MILLION PUBLIC COMMENTS AGAINST LARGEST COAL EXPORT TERMINAL IN NORTH AMERICA

Columbiariverkeeper.org, June 13, 2016
(Olympia, WA)–Residents traveling up from Longview, WA delivered public comments to the Washington Dept. of Ecology at the end of the 45 day public comment process. The agency should receive over 257,000 comments calling on the Dept. of Ecology and Cowlitz County to reject the proposed coal export terminal in Longview, WA. Comments on Longview DEIS submitted by Daniel Jaffe, Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry at the University of Washington Bothell cited several deficiencies in the studies coal dust analysis. Read More

Introductory statements from state senate candidates in the 1st District

Heraldnet.com, June 13, 2016
Mindie Wirth (Prefers Republican Party) -- I grew up in the 1st, graduated from Bothell HS and UW-Bothell, and now my husband and I are raising our family here. Read More

An Evening of Generative Poetry and Art

Thestranger.com, June 13, 2016
Expect readings and presentations from intermedia artists Amaranth Borsuk (author of poetry book Pomegranate Eater), micha cárdenas (an artist, theorist, and Assistant Professor of Interactive Media Design at the University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Brother of Firefall guitarist

Heraldnet.com, June 14, 2016
On Saturday, the 1970s rock band Firefall plays at the Historic Everett Theatre. Gregg Bartley will be there cheering on his brother. Gregg and his wife, Teresa, have a daughter, Eva, a student at University of Washington at Bothell. Read More

Scholarship winner

Marysvilleglobe.com, June 11, 2016
MARYSVILLE – Ariana Navarro, a sophomore from Marysville, is the first recipient of the $5,000 "Rotarian of the Year" scholarship awarded a member of the Rotaract Club at UW Bothell. 

Cleveland School Makes City Its Classroom

Edweek.org, June 2, 2016
What MC2 is doing here is more than outreach. The project-based science, technology, engineering, and mathematics school uses a combination of co-located campuses and experts pulled from local industries to build a community school in the core of a city that is losing its population and a school district with one of the highest dropout rates in the country. "A lot of people are looking for what's the new model supposed to be, when I think what we really need are many, many different alternatives. The thread that spans across [school reform efforts] is, in order to be effective, a school has to have a purpose," said Robin Lake, the director of the University of Washington Center on Reinventing Public Education, which studies new school models and recently singled out MC2 as a school to watch. Read More

Business school accreditation extended for UW Bothell

Bothell-reporter.com, June 9, 2016
University of Washington Bothell's School of Business has maintained its accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. 

Oversight needed for charter, DPS school performance?

Freep.com, June 8, 2016
As lawmakers have debated a $617-million rescue plan for Detroit Public Schools, one sticking point has fueled controversy: Whether the city needs a commission to provide academic oversight of DPS schools and charter schools. Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education in Washington state, said the academic picture in Detroit is complicated and made even more so by what she described as a seeming lack of realization of how dire the problem is — something she's seen in visits to the city. Read More

University of Washington plan to alleviate salary compression is under fire

Insidehighered.com, June 9, 2016
Salary compression -- when assistant professors make close to what associate and full professors make due to changes in the market between their points of hire -- is a problem across academe. Includes University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Sequim grads-to-be get $2.3M in scholarships

Sequimgazette.com, June 8, 2016
Out of state, across the state or just across the peninsula: Sequim High seniors are headed to institutions of higher learning and they’re getting plenty of help. Stone Diggs — SEF Jane Q. Miller and Gertrude Greenside Scholarship $8,000, UW Bothell Educational Grants $64,000; UW Bothell. 

UC Davis Selected as Institutional Partner for Imagining America

Ucdavis.edu, June 7, 2016
Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life, a civic-engagement consortium of more than 100 academic institutions and cultural organizations, will move its national headquarters from Syracuse University to the University of California, Davis, in the summer of 2017. “Our board unanimously endorsed this partnership,” said Bruce Burgett, chair of IA’s national board and dean, School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences, University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Districts’ only link to cyber charters: Money

Thenotebook.org, June 7, 2016
Only a small percentage of U.S. children attend school completely online, but the population that online schools serve has increased dramatically over the last few years and it is projected to continue to climb. Mentions reports by Center on Reinventing Public Education, affiliated with University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Retired Starbucks President Howard Behar and Dr. Lynn Behar Are Percolating Girls and Coding at UW-Seattle

Gamedeveloper.digitalmedianet.com, June 8, 2016
Campbell, CA (PRWEB) June 08, 2016 -- This summer Howard and Lynn Behar are sponsoring a one week Girls in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) program at Alexa Cafe held at the University of Washington. iD Tech camps also are held at University of Washington Bothell. Read More

Should prostitution be decriminalized?

Theconversation.com, May 30, 2016
With Amnesty International’s recent unflinching policy recommendation to decriminalize all adult consensual sex work – including their take-down of the Nordic model which claims to punish only clients – it is becoming increasingly difficult for naysayers to ignore the well-documented ways that sex workers are harmed by criminalization. Author: Kari Lerum, associate professor, cultural studies; gender, women, & sexuality studies, University of Washington, Bothell. Read More

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON BOTHELL CELEBRATES ITS 25TH GRADUATING CLASS WITH BIGGEST COMMENCEMENT

Nwnews.com, June 6, 2016
The University of Washington Bothell celebrates its 25th graduating class with the biggest commencement exercise in the university’s history. Read More

Monroe superintendent receives UW Bothell’s Alumna of the Year award

Monroemonitor.com, June 6, 2016
Monroe Public Schools Superintendent Fredrika Smith has been named the University of Washington Bothell’s 2016 Distinguished Alumna of the Year. Read More

WOODINVILLE CHAMBER ANNOUNCES MUSIC LINE-UP FOR CELEBRATE WOODINVILLE 2016 SUMMER EVENT SERIES

Nwnews.com, June 6, 2016
Celebrate Woodinville is gearing up for a terrific 2016 Summer Event Series. University of Washington Bothell is one of the sponsors. Read More

UW Bothell lecturer Sen receives Fulbright grant to travel to India, Bangladesh and China

Bothell-reporter.com, June 6, 2016
Redmond resident Keya Sen recently received a Fulbright Global Scholar Award to conduct public health research in India, Bangladesh and China. The work Sen will do in these three countries will be based on work she began at the University of Washington-Bothell. 

UW Bothell names Smith 2016 Distinguished Alumna of the Year

Bothell-reporter.com, June 4, 2016
University of Washington Bothell has named Monroe Schools Superintendent Fredrika Smith the 2016 Distinguished Alumna of the Year. 

UW Bothell honors chancellor emeritus, professor

Heraldnet.com, June 2, 2016
The University of Washington Bothell presented its 2016 Legacy Award to Chancellor Emeritus Kenyon Chan and Shirley Hune, who are married, for their vision and support of the university's mission to provide students access to excellence. Read More

High school and college graduation ceremonies

heraldnet.com, June 3, 2016
Here’s a schedule of area commencement ceremonies for the class of 2016. UW Bothell: 1:45 p.m. June 12, Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion (University of Washington), 3870 Montlake Blvd. NE, Seattle. (Overflow seating north side Husky Stadium.) Read More

UW Bothell Solar Powered Cooler

youtube.com, June 2, 2016
UW Bothell mechanical engineering students turned a shipping container into a solar-powered cooler. It’s now in place at a farm in Woodinville. Read More

Second annual BSU social

Thewatchdogonline.com, June 2, 2016
On Friday May 27, black student unions from high schools and colleges around the area met in D106 for the second annual black student union social, hosted by Bellevue College’s BSU. Students from BC, UW Bothell, Newport High, Sammamish High and Lindbergh High came to network, socialize, eat, listen to speakers and discuss issues involving race. Read More

Cleveland School Makes City Its Classroom

Edweek.org, June 2, 2016
A STEM high school takes all comers and embeds its students in campuses and businesses across the city. "A lot of people are looking for what's the new model supposed to be, when I think what we really need are many, many different alternatives. The thread that spans across [school reform efforts] is, in order to be effective, a school has to have a purpose," said Robin Lake, the director of the University of Washington Center on Reinventing Public Education, which studies new school models and recently singled out MC2 as a school to watch. Read More

Masons honor outstanding juniors

empire-press.com, June 1, 2016
Waterville High School top junior girl Evelyn Negrete plans to attend University of Washington Bothell to become a nurse practitioner or a transplant nurse. Read More

Students honored for academic achievements, community service

Northcountyoutlook.com, June 1, 2016
Two students from Marysville Getchell High School's Academy of Construction and Engineering were honored for their community service and academic achievements this May. Jacob Omer has been accepted to the University of California Irvine and the Bothell and Seattle campuses of the University of Washington, and he plans to attend the University of Washington and major in Biology. Read More

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