Located between the Memorial Union and Red Gym, Alumni Park weaves gardens, commemorative statues, and artwork to celebrate UW’s achievements and traditions. Photo by Jeff Miller.
Tom Carpenter, whose student-centered ideas about teaching math to children helped transform mathematics education, died Aug. 7.
In a video, Professor Monica Turner and her research team and colleagues explore how the patterns of fire and recovery are changing, particularly as the climate warms and drought becomes more common.
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