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International

Knotty Problem

Winter 2010

Khipus are an ancient method of recording information, one that goes back to the Inca empire that pre-dated the arrival of Europeans.

Pain Relievers

Winter 2010

While American physicians have ready access to medication to help their cancer patients, their counterparts in many countries do not. UW experts are leading a global effort to recognize pain relief as a human right.

Team Player: Mohammed Ahmed

Fall 2010

Some people call him Mo. Others call him Mo Speed.

Neigh-Sayer?

Fall 2010

International students down on the farm for the first time.

Winning Gold (Medalists)

Summer 2010

Chancellor forges new ties in China.

On the World Stage

Summer 2010

The UW’s student hip hop ensemble is picked for an elite project.

Ash Masters

Summer 2010

Researchers develop system to warn of volcanic threats to aviation.

A Voice in the Wilderness

Summer 2010

Before Jane Goodall and Dian Fossey, there was George Schaller MS’57, PhD’62, whose crusade to protect the world’s most beautiful and endangered animals has taken him to the globe’s most remote regions.

Manga Mania

Spring 2010

East Asian 376: Manga

What Motivates UW Students to Learn Foreign Languages?

Spring 2010

UW offers students choices that span the globe.

It Takes a Team

Spring 2010

Students reach out to help a small island in east Africa.

A Worldly Taste for Cheese

Fall 2009

From Babcock Hall to Africa, a love of cheese yields friendship.

Where Does a Travel Writer Go on Vacation?

Winter 2009

Everett Potter ’76 has the kind of job that most people only dream of.

Grow Your Own Security

Winter 2009

For two alumni, the Peace Corps provided lessons in sustainability.

Digging Deep

Fall 2009

UW scientists look for answers in the ice.

The World at Their Feet

Summer 2009

Today’s students know that by graduation, their portfolios of knowledge and skills need to include global competence. But the UW, along with its peers, is grappling to define what that means, exactly, and why in the world it matters.

Quick Takes

Summer 2009

UW news in brief.

Word Games

Spring 2009

LCA Language 307: First Semester Hmong