November 2, 2017 – UW Daily Cary Moon: Idealistic but not necessarily unrealistic  A shiny, deflated, multicolored unicorn balloon floats listlessly on the door to a conference room filled with a few folding chairs and a couple tables. The office floor is bright and airy, mostly empty save for some card tables and “Moon for […]

November 13, 2017 – South Seattle Emerald Muslim Community’s Day of Dignity Provides Supplies to Seattle’s Unsheltered By 7 a.m. Saturday, twenty people were already waiting outside Belltown’s Millionair Club Charity, zigzagging down the street and trying to shield themselves from the rain. Two and a half hours later, as the doors opened at 9:30, the […]

July 6, 2017 – Seattle Globalist “Democracy voucher advocates aim to diversify Seattle politics” Seattle’s political campaigns could see a shakeup, as the city launches its democracy voucher program giving four $25 vouchers to adult residents to give to people running for citywide offices. Supporters hope the program boosts the diversity of people involved in […]

May 10, 2017 – The UW Daily “Special election resolution fails in the ASUW Senate” At last night’s ASUW Student Senate meeting, contentious debate occurred regarding this year’s ASUW Board elections. A resolution was introduced which would have, in its final form, recalled the May 8-10 election results and held a special election before the […]

March 1, 2017 – The UW Daily “Gaslighting in Trump’s America” In a night of uncomfortable truths and stirring rhetoric, a political scientist, communication professor, and clinical psychologist came together and attempted to unravel a new phenomenon in American politics: gaslighting. Town Hall Seattle hosted an event Monday night titled “Gaslighting in Government,” aiming to understand […]

October 16, 2017 – UW Daily UW scientists coded Miles Davis into DNA In an unassuming office in the Computer Science and Engineering Building, Ph.D. student Lee Organick holds a small test tube in her hand. Maybe an inch and a half long, the tube doesn’t look particularly special. “Theoretically, that test tube can hold […]