The Master of Arts in Policy Studies Program at UW Bothell celebrates ten years


Thursday November 3, 3011
CONTACT: Richard Penny, (425)352-3395,

BOTHELL, Wash. – The Master of Arts in Policy Studies at the University of Washington Bothell will hold an anniversary celebration in honor of the tenth year of the program on November 4, 2011 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the North Creek Events Center. The keynote speaker for this event will be David Bacon.  

Bacon is an award-winning writer and photojournalist based in Oakland and Berkeley, California who has been recognized nationally in the course of his 18 years of work.  He is an associate editor at Pacific News Service and writes for The Nation, The American Prospect, The Progressive, and the San Francisco Chronicle, among other publications. He has exhibited his work in Mexico, the UK and Germany. Bacon covers issues of labor, immigration and international politics and is currently documenting popular resistance to war and attacks on immigrant labor and civil rights. 

The public is invited to this fun and informative event. For more information and to RSVP, visit:

About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell combines the benefits of a small campus with the resources and prestige of a world-renowned university. Offering over 30 degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, its curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interaction, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning.For more information, visit