June - December 2016


August


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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

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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