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The UW Celebrates its 150th

Cupcake Royale owner Jodi Hall

Cupcake Royale owner Jodi Hall shows off some of her W Day cupcakes

The UW Celebrated its 150th Anniversary with W Day last Friday, November 4th, commemorating the day that the UW opened its doors in 1861. On W Day, Huskies from around the world came together decked out in purple to celebrate the UW and all of its accomplishments. Here on campus alumni, students, faculty & staff celebrated on Red Square with 150th celebratory t-shirts, W Day cupcakes created by Cupcake Royale, a performance by the Husky Band, face painting and appearances by President Young, Coach Steve Sarkisian, Coach Lorenzo Romar and even Harry the Husky!

Take a look at the W Day slideshow which captured some fun photos from the day.
http://www.washington.edu/news/articles/ringing-in-150th-2013-check-for-more-w-day-photos-later

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2 Responses to “The UW Celebrates its 150th”

  1. Casey Peacock wrote:
    December 12, 2011

    The slide show pictures are fantastic! As a UW alum (class of ’85) I’ve got to get some new Husky gear. Happy 150th everybody!!!

    -Casey Peacock
    Webmaster of GE Smart Water MWF Filter

  2. Terry Move wrote:
    January 24, 2012

    Great photos. Such a lovely occasion for all to get together and celebrate!50 years of goodness! Congrats!
    T. Man

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