August


When white supremacists strike, police don’t always strike back

Washingtonpost.com, Aug. 18, 2017
The long history of law enforcement's complicity in the affairs of right-wing insurgents. By Dan Berger, associate professor of comparative ethnic studies at the University of Washington Bothell and the author of "Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era," among other titles.

State’s lowest performing schools and districts taking hard look at this year’s test data

chalkbeat.org, Aug. 17, 2017
Testing data for Colorado’s longest-struggling schools and districts show mixed trends. “States have increasingly recognized that the work of school improvement is hard,” said Ashley Jochim, a researcher at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell.

BEST COLLEGES IN WASHINGTON FOR 2017

collegechoice.net, Aug. 16, 2017
EUGENE, Ore., Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published a ranking of the "Best Colleges in Washington for 2017." No. 3, University of Washington Bothell. The University of Washington -Bothell Campus was founded in 1996 in response to the growing populations in North King and Snohomish Counties.

Poll: Charters less popular, but vouchers less contentious

Seattlepi.com, Aug. 15, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Support for opening more charter schools has dropped significantly among Americans, but there's less opposition to expanding private school voucher programs, as the Trump administration continues its push for school choice, according to a survey released Tuesday. Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a non-partisan research and policy organization, said the Trump administration's rhetoric has only deepened partisan tensions around charter schools. The center is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell.

DeVos Still Divisive Six Months Into Job

theintelligencer.net, Aug. 14, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the paintings and photographs that decorate Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ office is the framed roll call from her Senate confirmation. “I have feared that in trying to rush in with a simplified notion of choice — that she will love charters to death,” said Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a pro-charter group. The center is affiliated with University of Washington Bothell.

New building adds permanence to WSU’s presence in Everett

Heraldnet.com, Aug. 13, 2017
EVERETT — A ribbon will be cut, speeches delivered, tours given and a time capsule buried Tuesday when Washington State University formally opens the doors to the first building of its newest campus. Bothell beat out Everett for a branch campus of the University of Washington.

Huge Scientific Gain Seen from Solar Eclipse

spaceref.com, Aug. 11, 2017
“This summer’s total solar eclipse is a bonanza for finding out more about how the Sun shines,” says Williams College astronomer Jay Pasachoff. Williams College alumni with Ph.D. degrees who will participate include Joey Shapiro Key of the University of Washington at Bothell.

10 Most Affordable Masters in Curriculum and Instruction Degrees for 2017

topmastersineducation.com, Aug. 2017
The beginning of a journey is always a crucial step: our first day on a new job, a terrifying first date or the infamous “First Day at School” all set up our initial expectations and understandings of what life is going to be like in a new place or starting a new pursuit. No. 3 The University of Washington is Washington’s largest public university, with 46,000 students and campuses in Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell.

Data Sharing, Data Dumping & Claims of ‘Academic Fraud’ in Tweetstorm Over Story About Louisiana Vouchers

the74million.org, Aug. 9, 2017
Could any education issue, circa 2017, be hotter than the debate about school vouchers? Researchers may be able to get data, but only if they can convince some combination of education officials and politicians that their study is worthwhile. Sometimes that turns on an individual researcher’s relationship with key policymakers, noted Dan Goldhaber, a professor at the University of Washington Bothell and director of the Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research.

As Eclipse Nears, Williams College Crew Prepares

iberkshires.com, Aug. 9, 2017
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Williams College astronomer Jay Pasachoff. is heading one of the largest organized scientific expeditions to study the sun, and the sun's effects on Earth, at the eclipse. Williams College alumni with Ph.D. degrees who will participate include Joey Shapiro Key of the University of Washington at Bothell.

Science Says You're More Distracted Than You Think. These 4 Things Will Help You Produce Better Work

inc.com, Aug. 8, 2017
Whether or not you realized it, this article probably distracted you from something else, perhaps an email, a slide deck, or a conversation. According to one University of Washington Bothell study, when we are distracted from a cognitively challenging task, even briefly, our performance drops-and drops for a while- when we come back to the task.

2017 WAS A RECORD SETTING YEAR FOR SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED BY THE FOUNDATION.

nwnews.com, Aug. 7, 2017
The Foundation honored scholarship recipients and their families and supporters at a celebratory breakfast event. 77 individual grants were awarded to graduating seniors of the Northshore High Schools and to students at Cascadia College and UW Bothell.

Lake & Tuchman: Disability Rights Advocates Are Fighting the Wrong Fight on School Choice

the74million.org, Aug. 6, 2017
Many respected national groups have recently set their sights on school choice as the new battlefront for disability rights. By Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education as well as affiliate faculty at the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington Bothell.

1967 Detroit Rebellion, 'Resistance' Then and Now

panafricannews.blogspot.com, Aug. 5, 2017
A half-century ago America changed forever. For better or worse, Detroit has been at the centre of the nation's change for twice that time. By Scott Kurashige, a professor at the University of Washington Bothell.

Announcement: Free training on immigration issues for social service providers

iexaminer.org, Aug. 5, 2017
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project will be hosting a free training on immigration issues on Monday, August 14 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at UW Bothell’s Activities and Recreation Center (ARC).

Cleveland Education Compact an innovative example of school choice: Stephanie Klupinski and John Zitzner (Opinion)

Cleveland.com, Aug. 4, 2017
CLEVELAND – Policymakers and other education stakeholders tend to talk about district schools or charter schools, casting them as exclusive options with irreconcilable, competing interests. In recognition of Cleveland's leadership in the cross-sector movement, the Center for Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) chose the city as the site of its first nationwide conference on district-charter collaboration. CRPE is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

Calendar

Lmtribune.com, Aug. 3-4
AUG. 8 "A Road Runs Through It: Tourism, Culture, and the Politics of Conservation" by Ben Gardner of Seattle, Wine & Wisdom series, 6:30 p.m., Basalt Cellars Winery, 906 Port Drive, Clarkston. Gardner is associate professor of Global Studies, Environmental Studies and Cultural Studies in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington in Bothell.

Thermal Thursday: Hazardous wildfire smoke, high near 100

Heraldnet.com, Aug. 3, 2017
MARYSVILLE — The heat and wildfire smoke have rolled into Snohomish County. A graduate student from the University of Washington Bothell mapped what are called “heat islands” throughout the county.

New Graduate Chairs in MA Critical Studies and Low-Residency MFA Visual Studies

artandeducation.net, Aug. 3, 2017
Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) welcomes two new graduate chairs to the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies at PNCA. Aeron Bergman joins the college as Chair of the Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies. Bergman was most recently faculty in Interdisciplinary Arts and the low-residency MFA at the University of Washington, Bothell.

Who Gets Access to School Data? A Case Study in How Privacy, Politics & Budget Pressures Can Affect Education Research

The74million.org, Aug. 2, 2017
In the early days of 2016, a study by MIT and Duke University researchers showing the first year of Louisiana’s school voucher program led to marked decreases in student achievement landed in the press and policy worlds with a degree of attention that went beyond the usual wonky provinces of education research. Dan Goldhaber, a professor at the University of Washington Bothell and director of the Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research, said getting data can sometimes come down to persuasion and pre-existing relationships.

Event to boost Anna Bui scholarship endowment fund

mukilteobeacon.villagesoup.com, Aug. 2, 2017
David Bui doesn’t want his little sister’s tragic, untimely death to define her legacy. That’s why he and the rest of his family are working so hard to raise money for an endowment in her name – The Anna Bui World of Hope Fund – at the University of Washington Bothell, where Anna Bui had been student.

SHARI L. DWORKIN NAMED DEAN OF UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON BOTHELL SCHOOL OF NURSING & HEALTH STUDIES

Nwnews.com, Aug. 2, 2017
BOTHELL, Washington – Shari L. Dworkin has been named dean of the School of Nursing & Health Studies at the University of Washington Bothell.

MEET THE AUTONATION DRIVE STAFF

autonationdrive.com, Aug. 2, 2017
AutoNation Drive writers come from many walks of the automotive life- but we’re all proud to serve AutoNation with premium auto content on a daily basis. Taryn Ziegler is a digital content specialist supplying automotive content, editing, and administrative support to AutoNation Drive. She graduated from the University of Washington Bothell.


July


New dean named at UW Bothell’s School of Nursing & Health Studies

bothell-reporter.com, July 31, 2017
Shari L. Dworkin has been named dean of the School of Nursing & Health Studies at the University of Washington Bothell.

Fundraiser to honor Bui, benefit study abroad

mukilteobeacon.villagesoup.com
Aug. 3, 5-9 p.m. at the Rosehill Community Center (304 Lincoln Ave. in Mukilteo). People are invited to come together to carry on Anna’s passion for travel by helping University of Washington Bothell students embark on their own transformational study abroad experiences.

Gathering marks one year after shooting killed 3, injured 1

Heraldnet.com, July 30, 2017
MUKILTEO — Their names were written with purple sidewalk chalk. Anna Bui’s family is hosting a fundraiser Thursday benefiting a scholarship in her name. The funds will help students at the University of Washington Bothell study abroad.

Family of Mukilteo party shooting victim, Anna Bui, creates scholarship

Kiro7.com, July 28, 2017
This Sunday marks one year since a gunman opened fire at a Mukilteo house party, killing three young people. The family has found healing through setting up the “Anna Bui World of Hope” Scholarship fund with UW Bothell.

Fundraiser planned for scholarship in honor of shooting victim Anna Bui

King5.com, July 28, 2017
Sunday marks one year since a shooting at a home in Mukilteo took three young lives and devastated that tight-knit community. They chose to focus on two of the things that enriched her life the most: the nursing degree she'd been pursuing at UW Bothell and the trip to Europe during which Anna discovered a love of travel.

Detroit 1967: There's Still A Debate Over What To Call It

Npr.org, July 28, 2017
It was after 3 a.m. on a Sunday: July 23, 1967. "There was an undeniable sense that the police were there to protect some, and to contain and intimidate others," says Scott Kurashige, who teaches American and ethnic studies at the University of Washington Bothell.

New dean named at UW Bothell’s School of Nursing & Health Studies

Heraldnet.com, July 27, 2017
Shari L. Dworkin has been named dean of the School of Nursing & Health Studies at the University of Washington Bothell.

New beer festival at McMenamins Anderson School in Bothell

Heraldnet.com, July 27, 2017
After five years, the Everett Craft Beer Festival was effectively shut down earlier this year, meaning that Snohomish County lost its largest beerfest. Along with the brewfest, McMenamins, which stresses local history throughout its properties, will be hosting a speaker series of faculty from the University of Washington-Bothell called Pub Night Talks.

Scholarship event to honor young Mukilteo shooting victim

Heraldnet.com, July 27, 2017
MUKILTEO — Anna Bui traveled Europe for three weeks last year. After her death, Anna’s family established a scholarship at the University of Washington Bothell to help students study abroad.

The Rebellions that Changed U.S. History: Looking Back at the 1967 Newark & Detroit Uprisings

Democracynow.org, July 25, 2017
Fifty years ago this month, rebellions broke out in the cities of Newark and Detroit. We speak with Scott Kurashige, UW Bothell professor and author of the new book, "The Fifty-Year Rebellion: How the U.S. Political Crisis Began in Detroit."

What Has Happened in Detroit Comprises a National Emergency

Historynewsnetwork.org, July 25, 2017
The records indicate that a civil disorder began in Detroit on July 23, 1967 and ended July 27. By Scott Kurashige, author of The Fifty-Year Rebellion: How the U.S. Political Crisis Began in Detroit (University of California Press, 2017), and a professor at the University of Washington Bothell.

The Rebellions That Changed US History: Looking Back at the 1967 Newark and Detroit Uprisings

Threesonorans.com, July 24, 2017
Fifty years ago this month, rebellions broke out in the cities of Newark and Detroit. Democracy Now interview with Scott Kurashige, UW Bothell professor and author of the new book, “The Fifty-Year Rebellion: How the U.S. Political Crisis Began in Detroit.”

1967 Detroit riots, 'resistance' then and now

aljazeera.com, July 23, 2017
A half-century ago America changed forever. For better or worse, Detroit has been at the centre of the nation's change for twice that time. By Scott Kurashige is a professor at the University of Washington Bothell and author of the book The Fifty-Year Rebellion: How the US Political Crisis Began in Detroit (University of California Press, 2017)

Technology is transforming what happens when a child goes to school

Economist.com, July 22, 2017
Reformers are using new software to “personalise” learning. A study last year of early adopters by the Centre on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell, also partly funded by the Gates Foundation, concluded that those schools’ “long-term financial stability is still unclear”.

The Criminalized Majority

moorbey.wordpress.com, July 21, 2017
“Everyone should go to jail, say, once every ten years,” opined novelist and poet Jesse Ball in a recent LA Times article. By Dan Berger and David Stein. Berger is an associate professor of comparative ethnic studies at the University of Washington Bothell.

UW Bothell

Djc.com, July 21, 2017
Shari L. Dworkin was named dean of the University of Washington Bothell School of Nursing & Health Studies.

Azure-Based Smart Monitoring System for Anemia-Like Pallor

mdpi.com, July 20, 2017
Abstract: Increasing costs of diagnostic healthcare have necessitated the development of hardware independent non-invasive Point of Care (POC) systems. Authors include Sohini Roychowdhury, assistant professor UW Bothell School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics, and student Paul Hage.

Donors contribute record $562.7 million in private support to University of Washington; most donors in a single year

washington.edu, July 19, 2017
Donors contributed a record $562.7 million to the University of Washington in the 2017 fiscal year, breaking the previous record of $542.4 million set last year. The Founders Endowed Fellowship at UW Bothell was established in 2004 to support undergraduate research.

Rebellion or riot: three books examine Detroit 1967

Detroitnews.com, July 19, 2017
The Detroit disturbances of July 1967 continue to fascinate locals and the nation at large, as evidenced by a rash of new books on the subject. “The Fifty-Year Rebellion: How the U.S. Political Crisis Started in Detroit” — Scott Kurashige. Scott Kurashige spent years in Detroit working with the legendary community activist Grace Lee Boggs on issues of social justice and race relations, while also teaching at the University of Michigan. Now a professor of American Studies at the University of Washington Bothell, Kurashige has written an ambitious book that connects the Detroit conflagration of 1967 with much of the dysfunction that’s increasingly plagued the U.S.

A FOUR-DAY SCHEDULE: A TOUGH ‘BANDWAGON’ TO ESCAPE?

Idahoednews.org, July 17, 2017
A national scholar is taking a fresh look at an old misperception about four-day schools: the notion that a shorter school week is a big money-saver. By Paul Hill, a research professor at the University of Washington at Bothell, who used the Newcastle, Okla., school district as a case study to look at four-day school budgets.

UW BOTHELL PROFESSORS SHARE EXPERTISE IN INFORMATIVE, ENTERTAINING PUB TALKS AT MCMENAMINS ANDERSON SCHOOL

nwnews.com, July 17, 2017
The University of Washington Bothell and McMenamins are launching a speaker series in which university faculty and other notables from the community share their expertise through entertaining, informal talks at the Anderson School complex in downtown Bothell.

How Much Does It Cost to Stay in the Hospital?

healthline.com, July 17, 2017
If it weren’t for Medicaid, the parents of a 3-year-old child born with a rare disorder would have owed more than $200,000 for their son’s one-week stay in the hospital. In a 2016 study, published in the journal Social Science & Medicine, University of Washington Bothell (UWB), researchers found similar success rates on GoFundMe. On average, 200 campaigns brought in only 40 percent of their funding goals.

UW Bothell professors to speak in pub talks at McMenamins Anderson School

Bothell-reporter.com, July 14, 2017
The University of Washington (UW) Bothell and McMenamins are launching a speaker series in which university faculty and other notables from the community share their expertise through entertaining, informal talks at the Anderson School complex in downtown Bothell.

Colorado shied from taking aggressive action to fix its lowest performing schools. Will it be enough?

coloradoindependent.com, July 14, 2017
At historic Aurora Central High School, the last few years have been a trial. “States have increasingly recognized that the work of school improvement is hard,” said Ashley Jochim, a researcher at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell.

Beware the Four-Day School-Week Trap

Edweek.org, July 14, 2017
As many school districts around the nation grapple with declines in state funding, some district leaders are arriving at a questionable solution: Cut the school week to four days. At the Center on Reinventing Public Education, we have been studying the spread of the four-day week throughout the West and Midwest and often hear how popular it is with teachers and some families who enjoy a day off or the ability to take advantage of the long weekend. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

UW Bothell professors share expertise in informative, entertaining pub talks at McMenamins Anderson School

Shorelineareanews.com, July 13, 2017
The University of Washington Bothell and McMenamins are launching a speaker series in which university faculty and other notables from the community share their expertise through entertaining, informal talks at the Anderson School complex in downtown Bothell.

Colorado shied from taking aggressive action to fix its lowest performing schools. Will it be enough?

Chalkbeat.org, July 13, 2017
At historic Aurora Central High School, the last few years have been a trial. “States have increasingly recognized that the work of school improvement is hard,” said Ashley Jochim, a researcher at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell.

Snohomish man waits 20 years for internet

King5.com, July 12, 2017
A half-mile is all that keeps Michael Ervick from crossing the digital divide. “You’ll find a cable for every house. It comes up the road to meet the infrastructure that hasn’t come in for 20 years,” said Ervick, an adjunct business professor for UW-Bothell.

Mexico to Seattle Dreamers: Trump make you nervous? Come home

Kuow.org, July 12, 2017
As some Dreamers feel less welcome in the U.S., Mexico is making a play to attract them back. Ruby is in her 30s, a graduate of University of Washington Bothell, and a mother of three U.S. citizens.

The rise of crowdfunding to pay for medical bills

Kuow.org, July 10, 2017
Bill Radke talks to Lauren Berliner, assistant professor of media and communication and culture studies at the University of Washington Bothell, and Nora Kenworthy, assistant professor in the school of nursing and health studies at the University of Washington Bothell, about their study on the rise of the use of crowdfunding sites as a way to pay for medical bills.

Music in the Park

ci.bothell.wa.us, July 10, 2017
University of Washington Bothell sponsors concerts July 28 and Aug. 11.

UW is a great value, magazine analysis shows

Seattletimes.com, July 10, 2017
The University of Washington is ranked 13th among 711 colleges in a new value ranking of public and private U.S. schools by Money magazine. In years past, UW Bothell did well on the Money ranking, scoring even higher than UW Seattle. However, because of a change in the way school campuses are coded in a federal database that provides some of the underlying data, the UW’s branch campuses were not included this year.

One School's Quest for Personalized Public Education

Theatlantic.com, July 10, 2017
SAN DIEGO—To understand just how far Vista High School will go to keep kids interested in school, consider the case of 17-year-old Hernan Hernandez and his skateboard. Vista’s experiment comes at a time when schools across the country are turning to personalized learning as something of a pushback to test-heavy instruction and as a way to prepare students for jobs of the future, said Betheny Gross of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at University of Washington Bothell.

 

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries

Libraryjournal.com, July 5, 2017
Joe Shelley, Assistant Vice Chancellor and CIO, Information Technologies, at the University of Washington, Bothell, will become the school’s next VP for Libraries and Information Technology.

Set high standards for Kentucky charter schools | Comment

courier-journal.com, July 5, 2017
This year, the Kentucky General Assembly held a robust legislative debate that resulted in a divide on the topic of public charter schools. The Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) at Stanford University and The Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington Bothell have been studying the relationship between traditional district schools and charters for years.

All-boys' high school completes first year; boasts wait list for fall

Usatoday.com, July 5, 2017
WASHINGTON — Like many of the 100 or so freshmen who enrolled last August at Ron Brown College Preparatory High School, Zion Matthews had mixed feelings. Across all city schools between the 2012–2013 and 2014–2015 school years, the suspension rate for African-American students fell from 16% to 13%, according to a 2016 study by the Center for Reinventing Public Education, a Seattle-based think tank at the University of Washington Bothell.

Qiao, Yuan receive medals at UW Bothell commencement

Nwasianweekly.com, July 3, 2017
Lingling Yuan received the President’s Medal and Erica Qiao received the Chancellor’s Medal at the University of Washington Bothell’s June 13 commencement ceremony.

Ramsey, King: collaboration, excellence and equity must drive charter school implementation

nkytribune.com, July 3, 2017
This year, the Kentucky General Assembly held a robust legislative debate that resulted in a divide on the topic of public charter schools. The Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) at Stanford University and The Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington Bothell have been studying the relationship between traditional district schools and charters for years.


June


HOW THESE RURAL TOWNS ARE GETTING KIDS INTO COLLEGE

ozy.com, June 30, 2017
It seems the whole town of Chehalis, in western Washington, has turned up for the W.F. West High School graduation. And while there are signs of early success — more than four-fifths of the graduating class is headed to some postsecondary institution — it’s still “a pretty short period of time,” notes Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell. “There are very few silver bullets in education.”

BEYOND PRISONS — EPISODE 9: CAPTIVE NATION FEAT. DAN BERGER

shadowproof.com, June 29, 2017
Dan Berger joins Brian Sonenstein and Kim Wilson for episode 9 of Beyond Prisons to discuss his book, “Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era.” Dan Berger is an associate professor of comparative ethnic studies at the University of Washington Bothell.

University of Washington Bothell

Djc.com, June 29, 2017
A political refugee from Uganda who graduated from the University of Washington Bothell and the UW School of Law won the 2017 UW Bothell Distinguished Alumni Award.

If The Future Of Health Care Is Crowdfunding, We’re All In Trouble

huffingtonpost.com, June 29, 2017
If Senate Republicans follow through and pass their health care bill, which would leave an estimated 22 million more Americans uninsured by 2026, according to the Congressional Budget Office, people with high medical bills and no health insurance could turn to crowdfunding to pay for medical treatment. “Crowdfunding takes our already unfair health system and makes it more unfair by asking people to market themselves –- in essence, to produce a worthy illness ― in order to survive,” Nora Kenworthy, study author and assistant professor of nursing and health studies at University of Washington Bothell, told HuffPost.

STUDY: TRANSIT NOT ENOUGH TO ENSURE ACCESS TO CHOICE SCHOOLS

stnonline.com, June 28, 2017
Even as federal policy makers push for more school choice options, a study released this month claims transportation to these schools remain the biggest obstacle. The Center for Reinventing Public Education published its latest research on the relationship between school choice and transportation, which can be non-existent at worst or patch-worked at best for low-income students. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

How a school that serves mostly homeless kids is matching its district’s graduation rate

Hechingerreport.org, June 28, 2017
Aminata Diop, a senior at Broome Street Charter Academy in Lower Manhattan, slipped out of her anthropology class and headed down the school’s spiral staircase, her North Face backpack slung over her shoulder. Paul T. Hill, founder of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, has toured many such schools, including the now-famous Oyler Community Learning Center in Cincinnati, a school that has confounded educators because student performance has been lackluster, despite an expansive and thoughtful model. CRPE is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

This EdCC graduate’s optimistic journey began in Syria

Heraldnet.com, June 28, 2017
When Naji Ali described his “long, scary, worrisome and hard journey” to become a commencement speaker at Edmonds Community College, he was not referring to his calculus, physics and engineering courses. Ali has applied at the University of Washington in both Seattle and Bothell. He wants to continue his engineering studies.

Overseas cyberattack hits Western Washington

Q13fox.com, June 27, 2017
A European cyberattack had ripples all the way to Western Washington on Tuesday as systems at two prominent international companies crashed and failed. “A cyberattack on one is a cyberattack on all,” said UW-Bothell professor Barbara Endicott-Popovsky.

NOW MOBILE, PARAISO FAMILY BRINGS TASTE OF PHILIPPINES TO SOUTH SEATTLE

southseattleemerald.com, June 26, 2017
After eight years, the Paraiso family shut the doors to Kusina Filipina, Beacon Hill’s beloved Filipino comfort food restaurant. The food is cooked in Manila’s Pride, Avila’s other restaurant in Federal Way. In the morning, Paraiso picks up the food truck, which she rotates between the Starbucks Corporate office and University of Washington’s Bothell campus.

A model for change in South Los Angeles: UCLA steps in to rescue a struggling middle school

laschoolreport.com, June 26, 2017
An imposing South Los Angeles middle school in a dense neighborhood not far from where the LA Riots erupted 25 years ago once bustled with 2,000 students. “(It) can be challenging to figure out the role of the district and maintain real autonomy for the schools, but it offers a nice ‘third way’ to the usual district vs. charter debate,” said Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell.

South County Politics: Introductory statements from Fire District 1 candidates in primary

lynnwoodtoday.com, June 24, 2017
Fire District 1 board candidates Bret Chiafalo, Brandy Donaghy, Michael Ellis and Brandon Richards recently sent statements introducing themselves to voters. Brandy Donaghy: I’m a US Navy veteran, parent, UW Bothell alumna, local volunteer, and homeowner in here in Snohomish county.

Cybersecurity is hot, and these Washington colleges teach it

columbian.com, June 23, 2017
From The Seattle Times: Washington colleges and universities are ramping up their offerings in cybersecurity, a field that’s in such high demand that many jobs go unfilled. “Right now there are two jobs for every one person employed — the opportunities are really amazing,” said Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, executive director of the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington Bothell.

Bothell chamber to host community open house at Cascadia

bothell-reporter.com, June 23, 2017
The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce will host its 13th annual community open house and birthday bash from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Mobius Hall on the Cascadia College campus.

Washington Colleges Try to Keep Up with Cybersecurity Degree Demand

centerdigitaled.com, June 22, 2017
From The Seattle Times: Washington colleges and universities are ramping up their offerings in cybersecurity, a field that's in such high demand that many jobs go unfilled. "Right now there are two jobs for every one person employed – the opportunities are really amazing," said Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, executive director of the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington Bothell.

Rural charters present administrators with new, unique challenges from those of urban counterparts

educationdive.com, June 22, 2017
Charter schools, though increasingly touted (and criticized) by educators, administrators and lawmakers, remains in some sense predominantly an urban mainstay. The fact that charters started and became popular in urban areas is not surprising, according to Paul T. Hill, the founder of The Center on Reinventing Public Education and a research professor at the University of Washington Bothell.

Cybersecurity is hot, and these Washington colleges teach it

Seattletimes.com, June 22, 2017
Washington colleges and universities are ramping up their offerings in cybersecurity, a field that’s in such high demand that many jobs go unfilled. “Right now there are two jobs for every one person employed — the opportunities are really amazing,” said Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, executive director of the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington Bothell.

Stephen Ssemaala Receives UW Bothell’s 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award

Seattlemedium.com, June 21, 2017
A political refugee from Uganda who graduated from the University of Washington Bothell and the UW School of Law is the recipient of the 2017 UW Bothell Distinguished Alumni Award.

Becky Clifford honored as UW Bothell community partner

Everett.k12.wa.us, June 21, 2017
The University of Washington Bothell honored more than 75 of its community partners who attended a recognition luncheon with University faculty and staff June 8, at the North Creek Events Center.

System, Have High-Quality Options in Every Neighborhood

the74million.org, June 21, 2017
In their efforts to expand school choice, city leaders have good intentions and lofty ambitions. By Betheny Gross, a senior research analyst and research director at the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) and affiliate faculty at the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington Bothell.

New Analysis Finds Public Transit in Denver Not Sufficient to Improve Students’ Access to High-Quality Schools

Crpe.org, June 21, 2017
Free public transit passes won’t necessarily help Denver Public School (DPS) students access the city’s highest-performing schools, according to a new analysis by the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington Bothell.

Healthcare Nightmares Flood Crowdfunding Sites, No End in Sight

Triplepundit.com, June 20, 2017
Crowdfunding first started as way to launch an indie music album or tour, a company or service that had great potential but was shunned by investors, or perhaps fund a documentary with a cutting-edge theme. But as a University of Washington Bothell study concluded, on average such campaigns only generate 40 percent of what they originally sought.

Holland pays $121M for 3 phases of The Village at Beardslee Crossing

Djc.com, June 20, 2017
Three portions of The Village at Beardslee Crossing, located in Bothell at 19121 and 19128 112th Ave. N.E., have sold for a combined $121 million, according to King County records. The Village at Beardslee Crossing has apartments and retail, just west of I-405 and north of the UW Bothell campus.

Even the Insured Often Can't Afford Their Medical Bills

Theatlantic.com, June 18, 2017
A chance trip to Long Island’s Adventureland amusement park just might have saved Cassidy McCarthy’s life. A study published earlier this year by Lauren Berliner and Nora Kenworthy, both on faculty at the University of Washington, found that residents of states that didn’t take advantage of the Affordable Care Act to offer more residents access to Medicaid were over-represented on crowdfunding sites. Both are faculty members at the University of Washington Bothell.

NEWS BRIEFS: Graduate

Peninsuladailynews.com, June 18, 2017
Former Port Angeles High School graduate Christopher W. Sohlberg is expected to graduate from the University of Washington on Sept. 13 at Safeco Field.

Local family graduates all four children from UW Bothell

Bothell-reporter, June 16, 2017
All four children in one Bothell family have attended — and now graduated from — the University of Washington campus in their hometown.

UW professors hold after-sunset finals for Muslims fasting during Ramadan

saudigazette.com.sa, June 16, 2017
From The Seattle Times: Finals at University of Washington have occurred during the holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims fast during the day. When University of Washington Bothell biology Professor Bryan White met with one of his Muslim students after final exams last year, he asked her about something that puzzled him.

Ugandan political refugee wins UW Bothell alumni award

heraldnet.com, June 15, 2017
A political refugee from Uganda who graduated from the University of Washington Bothell and the UW School of Law is the recipient of the 2017 UW Bothell Distinguished Alumni Award.

Zero Suspensions And An Unexplained Leap In Excessive Absences In Miami-Dade Schools

wlrn.org, June 15, 2017
In the middle of the school year, Hayden Dallip was at home in Miami Gardens when he got a call from his seventh-grade daughter. “School districts and cities around the country have responded in many different ways,” said Sarah Yatsko, a researcher with the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell.

Bothell police blotter for May 23-29

bothell-reporter.com, June 15, 2017
Friday, May 26 Grand theft auto: At 7 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle theft report in a parking garage at UW Bothell.

University of Washington Profs Hold Exams After Sunset for Muslims During Ramadan

nalert.blogspot.com, June 15, 2017
Professors at the University of Washington-Bothell have started scheduling alternative after-sunset exams for Muslim students during Ramadan, so that Muslim students’ performance on exams won’t be impacted by their fast during the day.

In a Changing Rural America, What Can Charter Schools Offer?

educationnext.org, June 15, 2017
Rural America is not your grandparents’ heartland. Co-author is Paul Hill, founder of the Center on Reinventing Public Education and Research Professor at the University of Washington Bothell.

The Slow Road to Salary Gains

nea.org, June 15, 2017
Feeling rich? Probably (most definitely) not, but average salaries for full-time faculty are improving. Includes information on University of Washington Bothell.

The week in school choice: Becoming the man

redefinedonline.org, June 14, 2017
Robin Lake of the Center on Reinventing Public Education has a must-read on how her quest to find an appropriate school for her son changed her views on educational choice. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

You Asked: How Can I Use More of My Brain?

Time.com, June 14, 2017
It’s a myth that humans only use 10% of their brains. Other experts agree. Switching between tasks can result in a phenomenon called “attention residue,” according to the work of Sophie Leroy, assistant professor of business at the University of Washington Bothell.

Can Research Help Us Design Better Education Policies?

educationnext.org, June 14, 2017
One of the greatest and longest-lasting education accomplishments of the George W. Bush Administration, in which I was honored to serve, was the creation of the Institute of Education Sciences. On the other hand, they are the exactly the kinds of questions that think tanks like Fordham, the Center on Reinventing Public Education, and many others have been struggling to answer as best we can. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

US professor offers alternate exam time to Muslim students observing Ramazan

tribune.com.pk, June 14, 2017
Finals week can be tough for university students. Bryan White, a professor at the University of Washington at Bothell, decided to make finals week easier for his Muslim students by holding two finals for his Introduction to Physiology class.

United Way summit recognizes people, organizations

Heraldnet.com, June 14, 2017
The following people and organizations were recognized at Monday’s event and last month with United Way of Snohomish County Spirit Awards for the 2016 campaign season: Roger Bouck Award: UW Bothell’s Beta Alpha Psi, Mu Psi chapter and its volunteers for work helping to file 3,712 tax returns at United Way tax preparation sites.

UW Bothell honors community partners

Bothell-reporter.com, June 13, 2017
Just as it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a community to educate a University of Washington Bothell (UW Bothell) student.

Prof offers alternate exam time for Muslim students observing Ramadan

usatoday.com, June 13, 2017
Finals season is rough. One professor at the University of Washington at Bothell made his finals a little bit easier for his students who were fasting for Ramadan.

3 Things You Should Know About Crowdfunding Medical Bills

Consumerist6.blogspot.com, June 13, 2017
With the Affordable Care Act in limbo, and the details of the Republican repeal-and-replace plans still not fully known, a growing number of Americans are turning to crowdfunding platforms like GoFundMe or YouCaring to raise money to cover their medical bills. Another study, from researchers at the University of Washington Bothell found that just 10% of 200 GoFundMe campaigns analyzed failed to reach goal.

The Broader Philosophical Debate Behind DeVos' Warning to Charter Advocates

edweek.org, June 13, 2017
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos had a warning for the thousands of attendees at the largest annual gathering of charter school advocates and educators in Washington D.C. on Tuesday: Be careful not to become the new education establishment. Finally, there's been some research over the last couple of years from the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell and the Education Research Alliance at Tulane University that casts doubt on whether parents have the tools, know-how, and resources to make good school choices.

Robin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a research group

Politico.com, June 13, 2017
writes in a recent op-ed for U.S. News & World Report that she represents “a public school supporter who feels strongly that we shouldn't reject vouchers out of hand. CRPE os affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

Multi-model study of mercury dispersion in the atmosphere: vertical and interhemispheric distribution of mercury species

atmos-chem-phys.net, June 13, 2017
Abstract. Atmospheric chemistry and transport of mercury play a key role in the global mercury cycle. Authors include Jesse Ambrose and Daniel Jaffe of the University of Washington Bothell.

The Voucher Fight Isn't Clear-Cut

Usnews.com, June 12, 2017
When my son attended our neighborhood public elementary school, he hid under a desk every day. Opinion by Robin Lake is director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a non-partisan research and policy analysis organization developing transformative, evidence-based solutions for K–12 public education, and Affiliate Faculty, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, University of Washington Bothell.

Now that we’ve elected three new members, what does a school board actually do?

pqmonthly.com, June 12, 2017
Driving around Portland this May, you saw more school board campaign signs perched in front yards than November presidential election yard signs. A Seattle education think tank, the Center for Reinventing Public Education, found that black students in Portland were four times as likely as white students to attend a public school scoring in the city’s bottom 20% in math—only Miami and Seattle showed worse public school racial equity through that particular assessment. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

Artist Jill Beppu goes beyond the surface to celebrate strength

iexaminer.org, June 11, 2017
Artist Jill Beppu has a love for crows and the natural world. My first experience with her came through this connection, as we sped late one afternoon in her car toward the University of Washington, Bothell campus in search of the flock.

UW professors hold after-sunset finals for Muslims fasting during Ramadan

Seattletimes.com, June 10, 2017
When University of Washington biology Professor Bryan White met with one of his Muslim students in Bothell after final exams last year, he asked her about something that puzzled him.

“Professors Give Post-Sunset Exams for Fasting Muslim Students”

Themuslimguy.com, June 10, 2017
From The Seattle Times: Finals at University of Washington have occurred during the holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims fast during the day. Some professors at the Bothell campus are keeping their doors open until midnight to allow students who fast to do their best.

KOMO News town hall to focus on Education in America

Komonews.com, June 9, 2017
KOMO News will be airing a town hall that focuses on the future of education in America on June 22, and is looking for questions or concerns from the public. Panelists include Sarah Yatsko - Center On Reinventing Public Education with the University Of Washington Bothell.

Washington Virtual Academy to Celebrate Class of 2017

broadwayworld.com, June 9, 2017
Washington Virtual Academy (WAVA), an accredited online public school, will hold an in-person graduation ceremony on Sunday, June 11, at 2 p.m. at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center. Among the colleges to which graduates say they have been accepted is the University of Washington Bothell.

Lawyer, philanthropist to receive UW Bothell’s 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award

bothell-reporter.com, June 7, 2017
A political refugee from Uganda who graduated from the University of Washington Bothell and the UW School of Law is the recipient of the 2017 UW Bothell Distinguished Alumni Award.

UW Bothell professor offers extra exam to accommodate fasting Muslim students

q13fox.com, June 7, 2017
A local professor is receiving praise for holding an extra finals exam session at night, giving his Muslim students a chance to eat following Ramadan fasting. Dr. Bryan White, a biology professor at the University of Washington Bothell, is holding two exam times, allowing students to take their final exams after sundown so they’ll be well-nourished.

WHEN BLACK HOLES COLLIDE: UW BOTHELL SCIENTIST EXPLAINS NEW DISCOVERY IN GRAVITATIONAL WAVE ASTRONOMY

nwnews.com, June 6, 2017
The announcement that a third collision of black holes has been detected three billion light years away validates the work of hundreds of scientists, including Joey Shapiro Key, assistant professor of physics at the University of Washington Bothell.

UW, UW Bothell scientists explain new discovery in gravitational wave astronomy

Washington.edu, June 2, 2017
The announcement that a third collision of black holes has been detected three billion light years away validates the work of hundreds of scientists, including teams at the University of Washington and UW Bothell.

ParentMap Magazine

Parentmap.com, June 2, 2017
In my family, we’re not hikers or bikers or skiers but we can chow down on local fare alongside the best of the Northwest’s fleece-wearing foodies. Also on our radar this issue: Seattle dad Jama’l Chukueke. Not only did the father of a 2-year-old recently start a new gig at the University of Washington Bothell, he works with Families of Color Seattle (FOCS) while also running a podcast, Diversity Dad.

Mature & Unsure: Chastity Belt Embrace the Paradoxes in Their New Album, I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone

Thestranger.com, June 1, 2017
It was a perfect sunny day, and everyone was eager for summer to start, but a little unprepared for it. At the Bothell Block Party and BrewFest, some people were still sweating in jeans and boots (guilty). Sunburned suburban-dad types and UW Bothell students clutching drink tickets waited in long lines for their beer samples.

5 important stories that were overlooked in last week’s news frenzy

Pbs.org, June 1, 2017
Last week, our attention turned abroad, as President Donald Trump wrapped up a nine-day trip overseas — his first as president. Nearly one-fifth of the state’s 513 school districts have switched to a four-day school week. It’s a strategy other states have also turned to in budget crises, Paul Hill, a professor at the University of Washington Bothell, told the Post.

How L.A. school reformers can turn election wins into change: Guest commentary

dailynews.com, June 1, 2017
Last week’s election of two charter school supporters has tipped the Los Angeles Unified School District board to a reformist majority. By Robin Lake and Paul Hill of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell.

Did You Know?

Forty-nine percent of UW Bothell's first year students are the first in their families to attend college.