University Of Washington
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Native American art deserves more thoughtful curation and appreciation as fine art. UW iSchool assistant professor Miranda Belarde-Lewis is helping reclaim how it’s presented to the world.
The biased eye of AI
Os Keyes, doctoral candidate in human centered design and engineering, is studying how artificial intelligence reinforces inequities in race, gender and disability.
Putting health care
in your hands
UW faculty and students are developing smartphone apps to improve health and save lives.
State of the arts
Behind the scenes at 4Culture, three UW alumni help art in King County to thrive — with racial equity as their North Star.
News & Events
Mindfulness program in campus dorms, groups improved students’ mental health
Amid a growing mental health crisis among teens and young adults nationwide, a pilot program teaching mindfulness and coping techniques to students at the UW has helped lower stress and improve emotional well-being.
UW psychologist on the vaccine phase of the pandemic
A year into the pandemic, with COVID-19 vaccines increasingly available and restrictions lifting on many businesses and activities, a return to normalcy appears on the horizon. But we have to learn how to be “normal” again, said UW psychology professor Jane Simoni.
How five global regions could achieve a successful, equitable ‘Blue Economy’
The future of an equitable and sustainable global ocean, or “Blue Economy,” depends on more than natural or technological resources.