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How this university is using video games to help teenage girls find careers in science, math fields

Tayloe Washburn is no stranger to taking the lead on massive, lucrative projects. The former lawyer helped organize teams that executed on important tasks such as the $3.1 billion Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement tunnel and the construction of a third runway at Seattle-Tacoma International. But the national initiative that Washburn is now helping push ahead inside… Read More

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Northeastern University picks South Lake Union for new Seattle branch campus

Northeastern University today announced that it plans to establish its new campus in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood, sharing space with the Institute for Systems Biology at its new office space at 401 Terry Avenue North. The private 114-year-old Boston-based university announced its intentions to set up a branch in Seattle last fall, picking the city because of… Read More