West Coast Research Symposium Straddles Line Between Stealth Mode Research and Open Discovery

In between all the data-gathering and calculations, faculty attending the West Coast Research Symposium at the University of Washington must have found some time to watch television. HBO’s “Silicon Valley” was referenced in at least one presentation and why not? It has elevated entrepreneurship to pop culture status and given new weight to such words... Read More

Seattle Growth Podcast Episode 9: Seattle Schools

Follow @ProfShulmanFollow Professor Jeff Shulman on Twitter for the latest Seattle Growth news. The ninth episode of the Seattle Growth Podcast, hosted by the UW Foster School’s Jeff Shulman, explores how Seattle’s growth is affecting the city’s public schools. Seattle Public Schools teacher Liz MacLennan and parent Kirk Wohlers discuss the challenges of overcrowded schools and... Read More

Rock & Roller

What do healthcare innovation and roller derby have in common? Molly Moore If you’ve driven the streets of Seattle, browsed an Alaska Airlines magazine or spent time on the Internet lately, you may already be acquainted with Molly Moore (MBA 2012). Moore was one of the protagonists of a recent advertising campaign promoting the Foster... Read More

U.S. News ranks Foster’s undergraduate program #23 of 488 Best Colleges

The undergraduate business program at the University of Washington Foster School of Business ranked in the elite top five percent of programs nationwide—#23 of 488 schools and #13 of public schools—in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2017 Rankings. Foster academic programs also achieved national prominence with specialty rankings in Accounting (#15), International Business (#21), Entrepreneurship (#22), Management (#22) and Finance... Read More

Seattle Growth Podcast Episode 8: Healthcare System

Follow @ProfShulmanFollow Professor Jeff Shulman on Twitter for the latest Seattle Growth news. The eighth episode of the Seattle Growth Podcast, hosted by the UW Foster School’s Jeff Shulman, explores how Seattle’s hospitals are being affected by the city’s growth. Dr. Susan Stern, head of emergency medicine at Harborview and UW Medical Centers, offers her... Read More

Seattle Growth Podcast episode 7: Emergency services

Follow @ProfShulmanFollow Professor Jeff Shulman on Twitter for the latest Seattle Growth news. The seventh episode of the Seattle Growth Podcast, hosted by the UW Foster School’s Jeff Shulman, explores the question: how are first responders adapting to Seattle’s growth? Harold Scoggins, chief of the Seattle Fire Department, describes how Seattle’s increasing density affects service calls and... Read More
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