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Mythbusted: College is scary

At the UWBasics: Mythbusters Edition program, sponsored by the Student Success Center, incoming students learned that changing majors is not a sign of failure, GPA isn’t everything, and you don’t have to run up a massive student debt.

September 29, 2016

Students aid in breakthrough against dementia

Chemistry professor Lori Robins and students Luis Contreras and Virkamal Dhaliwal helped the Briotech company of Woodinville prove its product is effective in destroying prions, the abnormal proteins that cause dementia disorders such as mad cow disease and Alzheimer’s.

September 29, 2016

Admissions: focus on student access

Keeping the focus on student access to higher education is at the very top of everything James D. Miller does as the new director of admissions.

September 29, 2016

Convocation launches year

The incoming class of 2020, new transfer students and their families were welcomed to the University of Washington Bothell at convocation. The ceremony Sunday was the 11th year of the tradition that officially kicks off the new academic year and the 10th year for first year students.

September 25, 2016

No piranhas in student housing

Goldfish bowls are OK, but no pet piranhas are allowed in UW Bothell housing where Friday was move-in day for 270 students at 90 Husky Village and 20 Campus View apartments. Aquariums aside, the residential life staff is committed to connecting students with campus and building a sense of belonging. This is their home.

September 23, 2016

Campus changing for parents

Inspired by the Parent Union club, the University has worked to make students with children welcome. Incoming students can expect to find a campus that is more aware of the challenges parenting students go through.

September 23, 2016

Shining light on solar power

UW Bothell senior Tommy Tang, Audrey Seda from Eastern Washington University and Tommy Ferguson from Seattle Pacific University traveled to India this summer and worked on a solar power documentary. View their video trailer and help Tang win a Tvebiomovies film competition.

September 16, 2016

Parking technology arriving

Finding a parking spot on campus should become easier for University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia College students with new technology being installed by facilities services. A new phone app, electronic signs and lighting signals will help drivers find open spots.

September 16, 2016

11th annual convocation ceremony

The University of Washington Bothell holds its 11th annual convocation Sunday, Sept. 25, at Mobius Hall to welcome the class of 2020. Convocation marks the beginning of a university career that will be crowned at commencement.

September 16, 2016

Welcoming students back

Fall is finally here, and for the University of Washington Bothell, this means the beginning of another exciting academic year. Staff and faculty are looking forward to welcoming back the many returning students, new transfers and the first-year class of 2020.

September 9, 2016

Putting the fun in fundraising

On Saturday, Sept. 24, the UW Bothell Alumni Council will host its signature Husky football viewing party. Proceeds from the viewing party, which is hosted in partnership with Technology Access Foundation (TAF) and the School of Educational Studies, will support teacher equity in Washington state. All are welcome at this fun, spirited event! Register online at:

September 8, 2016

Milestone for Digital Future Lab

The Digital Future Lab’s showing during the PAX video game convention in Seattle was a milestone for the studio and for the University of Washington Bothell students who demonstrated their work, says DFL executive director Jason Pace.

September 8, 2016