January - May 2019


Reinventing America's P-16 continuum: as technology surges, we need to reconfigure the traditional high school-college-career pipeline

the74million.org, Jan. 15, 2019
Co-authored by Robin Lake and Georgia Heyward of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, which is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

Downtown Bothell cafes offer more than just coffee

bothell-reporter.com, Jan. 15, 2019
From the shops on the newly refinished Main Street to the Riverside Park Trail at Bothell Landing, downtown Bothell has a lot of attractions. By Nate Spencer, a UW Bothell journalism student.

UW capital planning and employee compensation made Gov. Inslee's proposed budget

dailyuw.com, Jan. 15, 2019
In this new proposed budget for 2019-2021, Gov. Jay Inslee has included significant funding for the UW campus and its employees, along with his proposed investments in higher education and the state’s behavioral health system. Not included in the governor’s proposal is funding for a new STEM building at the UW Bothell, a $35 million ask.

Space talk: from ancient observations to latest breakthroughs

heraldnet.com, Jan. 15, 2019
Physicists Joey Shapiro Key and Corey Gray, who were among the scientists who made history when they discovered gravitational waves, will talk about their research before the NASA-inspired multimedia show “Bella Gaia” Jan. 17 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. Key is an assistant professor in the School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics at the University of Washington Bothell.

'This isn't rehabilitation': Alabama inmates speak out against state's soaring prison homicide rate

thinkprogress.org, Jan. 15, 2019
Alabama’s prison homicide rate is the highest in the nation at more than 34 per 100,000 prisoners. “At Corcoran, guards staged fights between prisoners, calling it ‘gladiator days,’” said Dan Berger, an associate professor of comparative ethnic studies at University of Washington Bothell who teaches, researches, and writes about the history of racism, prisons, and social movements in the United States.

Achievement gap - 3 areas where Ferebee's work in Indianapolis could help him succeed as D.C. Chancellor

the74million.org, Jan. 14, 2019
It’s perhaps no surprise that Mayor Muriel Bowser selected Lewis Ferebee to be the next chancellor of D.C. Public Schools. By Sean Gill, a research analyst at the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell.

United Way offering free tax help on UW Bothell, Cascadia campus

bothell-reporter.com, Jan. 14, 2019
United Way is offering free tax filing help to students and non-students on the University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia College campus.

This is the industry to enter if you want to basically be guaranteed a job

theladders.com, Jan. 11, 2019
It’s no surprise that major players in the private and public sector are boning up their cybersecurity to avoid such PR and real-life disasters. “The probability of losing data or being hacked is a probability of 1,” said Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, executive director of the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington. CIAC is based at UW Bothell.

How housing price increases have affected Bothell

bothell-reporter.com, Jan. 11, 2019
Nick Smith, a recent University of Washington Bothell graduate, has lived in Bothell his whole life and doesn’t want to leave. By Japreet Dhillon, a journalism student at the University of Washington Bothell.

What chocolate trends can we expect in 2019?

newsweek.com, Jan. 11, 2019
‘Tis the season to eat chocolate. By Kristy Leissle, affiliate faculty at the University of Washington Bothell. Republished from The Conversation.

'A watershed moment': 31,000 Los Angeles teachers prepare to strike

theguardian.com, Jan. 11, 2019
The fight in Los Angeles is, essentially, a bitter family squabble over dizzying challenges and dismally inadequate resources. “We’ve seen a national momentum in favor of teachers … and California has a historically underfunded system,” said Robin Lake of the Center on Reinventing Public Education. The center is affiliated with the University of Washington Bothell.

Visualizing success: Coca-Cola and University of Washington partner with Adelante Mujeres to send Latina students on college tours

marketscreener.com, Jan. 9, 2019
Through a partnership with The Coca-Cola Company and the University of Washington, Adelante Mujeres brought 30 Latina high schoolers from Oregon to visit the University of Washington's Seattle and Bothell campuses.

Bothell expresses concerns with Bus Rapid Transit plans

bothell-reporter.com, Jan. 9, 2019
At its last two meetings in December 2018, the Bothell City Council discussed how to move forward with Sound Transit on planning for Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) on State Routes 522/523 and Interstate 405. It will have 11 stations and run for 37 miles on I-405, and will have nine stations and cover eight miles on SR 522 and Northeast 145th Street, with additional parking in Lake Forest Park, Kenmore and Bothell and an expanded transit center at the University of Washington Bothell.

Unmeltable chocolate and bean-to-bar: three sweet trends

shethepeople.tv, Jan. 9, 2019
‘Tis the season to eat chocolate. And for the chocolate industry, there’s nothing sweeter, since this is the time of year when it enjoys a spike in sales and, at least for some, rising profits. By Kristy Leissle, affiliate instructor at UW Bothell.

11 questions with MS in Entrepreneurship student Taylor Moore

depts.washington.edu/foster, Jan. 8, 2019
Meet Master of Science in Entrepreneurship student Taylor Moore a UW Bothell graduate (Technology and Innovation Management ’18).

Practical support helps students overcome college hurdles

seattletimes.com, Jan. 8, 2019
Yarelly Gomez is a program manager in cybersecurity at Microsoft. She’s a graduate of the University of Washington Bothell, and in 2015 the website GeekWire named her a “Geek of the Week.”

Self-driving tricycle could start a transportation transformation

king5.com, Jan. 8, 2019
The solution to Seattle's traffic troubles may be rolling around a soccer field in Bothell. UW Bothell computer engineering major Ben Rockhold and classmates Taylor and Alex are perfecting a tricycle...that drives itself.

Lake & Pillow: our schools can't just serve the 'square peg' students. Here's how we can design an education system for the tails, not the mean

the74million.org, Jan. 7, 2019
The public education system must prepare all students to solve the problems of the future. But for many students, the system is not rising to the challenge. This essay was originally published as part of CRPE’s 25th anniversary collection, Thinking Forward: New Ideas for a New Era of Public Education, co-authored 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.

Ethical college admissions: what we know

insidehighered.com, Jan. 7, 2019
A report published last spring provided data and analysis that contribute to our understanding of the effects of test-optional policies. The report, “Defining Access: How Test-Optional Works,” was co-authored by Steve Syverson, assistant vice chancellor for enrollment management at the University of Washington Bothell.

UW Bothell studying how crows communicate with each other

heraldnet.com, Jan. 6, 2019
Douglas Wacker, professor of animal behavior at the University of Washington Bothell, and his students have been watching and gathering data on crows. Wacker will discuss the findings at 7 p.m. Jan. 11 at the monthly Pilchuck Audubon Society meeting at Everett Firefighters Hall, 2411 Hewitt Ave., Everett. (Also: bothell-reporter.com)

Editorial: $5,500 and a hashtag might help finish Highway 522

heraldnet.com, Jan. 6, 2019
Snohomish County has no end of transportation frustrations— in particular for a 3-mile stretch of Highway 522 between Maltby and the Snohomish River where the four-lane highway (two lanes in each direction) narrows to one lane each way. It was enough to convince city leaders in Monroe to pony up $5,500 of the city’s own money to help make their case to state lawmakers and the public to widen the two-lane bottleneck and improve the highway’s interchange with Highway 524 at Paradise Lake Road. Highway 522 stretches 25 miles, connecting I-5 at the Green Lake neighborhood in Seattle, I-405 and the University of Washington’s Bothell campus, and U.S. 2 at Monroe.

Washington's youngest lawmaker prepares to take on Olympia

king5.com, Jan. 4, 2019
At 27-years-old, Jared Mead will soon be the youngest serving lawmaker in Washington's House of Representatives. >Mead is a UW Bothell graduate (Global Studies ’14).

North Creek High graduates swim stars

bothell-reporter.com, Jan. 1, 2019
The smell of chlorine permeates in the air. By UW Bothell journalism student Aliah Kim.