UW Bothell Alert

Operations are suspended at UW Bothell and Cascadia effective 7 p.m. for the remainder of Thursday evening. Classes and evening activities are cancelled and the library is closed.

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How to make research relevant

woman with clipboard in classroom

Some social science researchers are making their work more relevant by engaging their research subjects as equal associates – partners in knowledge and change. Call it community-based participatory research or collaborative research-practice partnerships.

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Hormone linked to brain changes, aggression

song sparrow

University of Washington Bothell research into the hormone DHEA and aggression in songbirds indicates the hormone alters regions of the brain that regulate social behavior. That could have implications for people who take DHEA as a health supplement.

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Very clean room a rare gem

Four scientists in clean room airlock

Making and testing microelectronic devices in a clean room gives UW Bothell students experience with state-of-the-art equipment – an opportunity available only to Ph.D. students at most other universities. UW Bothell graduates with clean room training can compete for tech jobs against people with higher credentials.

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Conference focuses on near-vision testing

eye screening graphics

An early look at what some new near-vision screening tests could look like was presented Nov. 4 at a symposium at UW Bothell. Students are developing apps that may be used in eye exams to detect whether school children have problems that affect their ability to read.

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Connecting wetlands to the world

Tyson Kemper and Sarah Verlinde

A small herbarium has sprouted at the Sarah Simonds Green Conservatory. It provides a critical authoritative record of plants in the 58-acre UW Bothell wetland and is a resource for students and researchers worldwide.

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