University of Washington

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Seattle, Washington

Address: Seattle, Washington
Founding Year: 1861
Website: http://www.washington.edu
Acceptance Rate: 45%
Undergraduate enrollment: 29,831 (2016–17)

Mascot: Harry the Husky and Dubs (dog) 

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As our state continues its phased reopening, the UW recognizes that many have questions about how the pandemic will affect fall quarter. @amcauce will host a virtual town hall on 7/10 @ 10:30 a.m. w/ a panel of UW leaders to address these questions & more. https://www.washington.edu/president/townhall/

New ranking: @UW has 9 subjects ranked in the top 10 on the #GRAS list

1 🌊 @UWOcean
2 ☁️ @UWAtmosSci
4 🦷 @UWDentalSchool
4 💉 @uwsph
7 📚 @UWCollegeOfEd
8 🧫 @UWBiology
10 🩺 @UWMedicine
10 📊 Finance (@UWFosterSchool)
10 💼 Business admin ⬆️

https://www.washington.edu/news/2020/07/08/uw-school-of-oceanography-holds-no-1-global-ranking-more-than-two-dozen-areas-in-top-50/

Mask up and protect others to save lives.
Here's some advice on what to know about face masks from @UWMedicine.
#MaskUpWA
Head here for more info: https://www.washington.edu/news/2020/05/22/how-cloth-face-masks-protect-people-during-the-pandemic/

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If you haven't heard about #AtariWomen, it's time you did. This amazing research project at @UW is aimed at giving more limelight to the women who pioneered the early age of game development. Check it out! https://www.geekwire.com/2019/geekwire-calendar-picks-women-atari-minecraft-extravaganza-ethical-tech-summit/

Reinventing internships during COVID-19: When the pandemic halted in-person research and internships, UW faculty and staff got creative — finding new ways to offer meaningful remote work for students.
#HuskyExperience
https://www.washington.edu/news/2020/06/16/summer-is-not-canceled-uw-reinvents-student-research-internships-during-covid-19/

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