SEATTLE (AP) — University of Washington officials said Tuesday remote learning will happen during the first week of the winter quarter in January because of growing concerns about the rapidly spreading omicron variant.
PHOENIX (AP) — The National Institutes of Health is investigating a University of Washington primate facility in Arizona after a Phoenix newspaper reported finding widespread disease with the potential to compromise science at one of the nation’s largest facilities for breeding pigtailed macaques.
SEATTLE (AP) — Public Health – Seattle & King County officials urged people on Friday to prepare for a surge of omicron COVID-19 cases as the highly-infectious variant spreads through the region.
SEATTLE (AP) — The omicron variant is spreading at an alarming rate in Washington state, doubling in case numbers each day, one of the highest rates in the country. It is leading to a call for people to get vaccinated and take extra precautions as we head into the holidays.
SEATTLE (AP) — The University of Washington has agreed to pay more than $800,000 to settle Justice Department allegations that a professor submitted false documentation relating to a highly competitive grant.
SEATTLE (AP) — Five Black officers with the University of Washington Police Department have filed claims of racism against the department and are seeking $8 million in damages, alleging they were routinely insulted and demeaned by co-workers and supervisors.
HOODSPORT, Wash. (AP) — The Washington state Department of Health has upgraded its water quality rating for a section of tidelands near Hoodsport west of Vashon Island in southern Hood Canal, certifying that clams and oysters there are safe to eat.
SEATTLE (AP) — The University of Washington will require all students to be vaccinated against COVID-19 before fall quarter begins...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to "hear" a warning sign of ear infections — fluid buildup behind the eardrum...
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story April 7 about marijuana and tobacco, The Associated Press erroneously attributed a portion of a comment from the New York City Health Department...
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The state House approved a plan for a new University of Washington teaching hospital, a prominent part of Gov. Jay Inslee's plans to address the state's mental health crisis.
Lawmakers unanimously approved the proposal Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Jan. 22 looking at public views on the impact of climate change, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of the group where climate scientist Heidi Roop works as the Climate Impact Group at the University of Washington...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Too often people die of an opioid overdose because no one's around to notice they're in trouble...
SEATTLE (AP) — Eight heart-transplant candidates have been transferred to a Seattle hospital following the suspension of a heart-transplant program at an Oregon facility.
The University of Washington School of Medicine said in a statement Friday that the patients were taken to UW Medicine.
By ERIC ROSANE
MOUNT VERNON — A group of Latino students gathered Saturday at the Kulshan Neighborhood Center to learn about coding and circuitry from Robert Winglee, a University of Washington professor and director at the Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium.
The first large-scale, national study of transgender children, including some as young as 3, is poised to expand thanks to a five-year, $1 million grant awarded Thursday by the National Science Foundation to the professor leading the project...
SEATTLE (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday charged a couple in connection with a shooting during a demonstration over the appearance of a right-wing speaker at the University of Washington in January...
University of Washington assistant professor Megan Francis will lead a discussion on the PBS documentary “MLK: A Call to Conscience” from 4-5:30 p.m. Monday in the Student Union and Recreation Center Ballroom at Central Washington University, according to a news release.
Breitbart, the alt-right website, got more than 4,000 comments on a short story Wednesday highlighting a statement from the University of Washington Tacoma Writing Center regarding racism in writing and the values of its faculty.
Spokane civic leaders had been working for years to expand medical education in the region by the time Elson Floyd was named president of Washington State University.
The strategy at the time was to get the University of Washington to send more students, for more years, to the East Side of the state through an existing regional medical school program.