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Published: 06/28/2022

Professor Emeritus Scott Freeman was recently interviewed by The Chronicle of Higher Education on his research on active learning. 

Scott Freeman has assembled the evidence: When STEM courses...Read more

Published: 06/28/2022

Biology Professor Peter Ward was recently featured in a bioGraphic article on nautilus research.

The nautilus inhabited the deep waters surrounding forest-clad Manus Island, an exclamation point at...Read more

Published: 06/28/2022

Biology Affiliate Professor Sue Moore was nominated by President Joe Biden to serve as a Commissioner of the U.S. Marine Mammal Commission.

Congratulations, Sue!

Read more about the nomination...Read more

Published: 06/28/2022

Biology undergraduate student Ava Kloss-Schmidt was featured in the UW College of the Arts and Sciences Spring 2022 Perspectives newsletter.

Congratulations, Ava!

Last summer, Ava Kloss-Schmidt spent five days camping in...Read more

Published: 06/28/2022

In a study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Biology Assistant Professor Briana Abrahms and her colleagues report that over a 30-year period, African...Read more

Published: 05/17/2022

In a paper published in Current Biology,  Dr. Z Yan Wang, an incoming assistant professor of biology and of psychology, and her colleagues report on new insights into the...Read more

Published: 05/17/2022

The University of Washington Honors Program has named Biology Associate Teaching Professor Jon Herron the winner of the 2022 Honors Excellence in Teaching Award.

From the UW Honors Program: ...Read more

Published: 05/17/2022

Jim Truman, professor emeritus of biology, is among four University of Washington faculty members elected to the National Academy of Sciences for 2022. Dr. Truman’s research has focused on the...Read more

Published: 05/17/2022

Biology Professor Adam Leaché was recently awarded the University of Washington Distinguished Teaching Award for 2022. This year’s Awards of Excellence recipients are being recognized for achievements in teaching,...Read more

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