• Aerial photo of the UW quad in autumn.

    10 Ways to Make the Most of the UW

    Ten recent Arts & Sciences alumni offer advice on making the most of the UW through academics, campus life, and a productive mindset.

    October 2021 Perspectives
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    New Dean, New Perspectives

    A conversation with Dianne Harris, new dean of the UW College of Arts & Sciences.

    October 2021 Perspectives
  • Ashley Paynter with trees in background

    The Intersection of Science & Equity

    Biology PhD student Ashely Paynter has created a podcast/organization that reflects her interests in science and activism. 

    October 2021 Perspectives
  • Alanna Sholokhova

    Adapting to Graduate School: An Evolutionary Perspective

    Applied Mathematics PhD student Alanna Sholokhova sees parallels between evolutionary biology and adapting to grad school. 

    October 2021 Perspectives
  • Jason O. Germany on campus

    Rethinking the Ventilator

    Industrial design professor Jason O. Germany was part of a team that designed a low-cost ventilator on short notice during the pandemic. 

    September 2021 Perspectives
  • Mosaic of Odysseus' journey

    Launching a Humanities Journey

    Humanities First, a new program for first year students, celebrates the humanities and their role in society.  

    September 2021 Perspectives
  • Collage of work by Arts & Sciences faculty, students and alumni related to Hispanic Heritage Month

    Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

    Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month this September 15 through October 15 by exploring work by College of Arts & Sciences faculty, students and alumni.

    September 2021 Perspectives
  • "Cruising Around Ratfish Empire" artwork by Ray Troll and Burke fossils

    Opportunities to Explore

    Check out opportunities to explore the College of Arts & Sciences from your home and on campus.

    August 2021 Perspectives
  • Cherry tress on the UW quad.

    CAS in the News

    A sampling of recent stories in local and national media featuring College of Arts & Sciences faculty and students.

    August 2021 Perspectives
  • Marina Dunaravich

    A Russian Reconnection

    Marina Dunaravich reconnected with Russian language and culture years after leaving Russia as a child. A new scholarship celebrates her Russian heritage and family.

    August 2021 Perspectives