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Vol. 5, Issue 1
October 2008
In This Issue
Top Story
UW Bothell Campus Updates
Alumni News & Notes
Save the Date
Trackin' the Dawgs
Get Connected, Linked
Husky Athletics Deals for
UW Bothell Alumni
UW Quarterback
 
In partnership with the UW Athletic Department, we are pleased to extend special discounted opportunities to UW Bothell alumni, students, faculty and staff.

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Sat. Oct. 18 - Football vs. Oregon State - 4 p.m.

  Alumni, Faculty, Staff Tickets $25 (regularly $65).
Limited ticket availability.

Contact Alex Webster at awebster@uwb.edu or
425-352-3394.


PRE-GAME GATHERING
1 p.m. - Dempsey Indoor
 Free admission. Catch football games from around the country, watch the Husky Marching Band and enjoy a variety of food, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drink options. Coach Willingham will stop by for a pre-game chalk talk 90 minutes prior to kickoff.

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Fri. Oct. 24 - Volleyball vs. Washington State - 7 p.m.

 
Alumni, Faculty, Staff  Free admission with coupon

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Sun. Dec. 14 - Men's Basketball vs. Portland State - 5 p.m.

Alumni, Faculty, Staff

Ticket Information coming soon at this link.



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Greetings Huskies!UW Bothell Students

It's another fantastic start to fall at UW Bothell. Many great things are underway and on the horizon.

Read on for some of the most recent developments -- such as record-breaking enrollment at UW Bothell, and a slew of autumn events for your consideration.

Next month our e-newsletter will take on a new look. We hope you enjoy the updated design and can't wait to get your feedback when it arrives in November.

Suggestions for Alumni E-News are always welcome. So drop me a line at awebster@uwb.edu. I look forward to hearing from you soon!

Alex Webster, Alumni Relations Manager
GO HUSKIES!

Top Story - UW Bothell Sees Record Growth

Flower W on UW Bothell campusGrowth is the buzz word at the University of Washington Bothell and can be used to describe not only its enrollment figures but also its academic programs and facilities. The Fall 2008 quarter brings a strong boost to enrollment with 1,899 full-time equivalent (FTE) students, a 21% increase in students from Fall 2007. 
UW Bothell - Campus Updates

Banners Up in Downtown UW Bothell Banners
In an ongoing partnership with the City of Bothell, a new set of banners have gone up along Main Street featuring UW Bothell and City of Bothell logos. The project was initiated by a combination of campus and city leadership. If you haven't already ventured down Bothell's Main Street, take a few moments to check them out. (Click the pic for a larger image.)

Fitness Center Opens
The new student fitness center at UW Bothell opened in September to resounding applause. Funded by student fees ($175,000 in student activity fees and $45,000 in student technology fees), the center is a wonderful new offering that benefits students' health and wellness and is sure to foster an increased sense of campus life and community. Click here for images: One Two

Online Viewbook
Take a closer look at UW Bothell through our new online viewbook. A fun and easy-to-navigate Web page where you can learn about the campus, programs, faculty & staff and the amazing students at UW Bothell. Full of videos, pictures, and more. Click here to go to the viewbook.

Alumni News & Notes

HomecomingHomecoming & Spirit Week Are Here!
Join fellow Huskies for tons of great activities at UW Bothell and UW Seattle. Click here for more details or view the Save the Date section in this e-newsletter.

Career FairCareer Fair
The UW Bothell annual fall career fair is coming Tuesday, October 21, 3:30-6:30 p.m., and Wednesday, October 22, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Bring your resume and dress for success as you meet with representatives from approximately 40 Puget Sound companies. www.uwb.edu/careers

Photo Shoot - Be Famous!
UW Bothell is seeking alumni and student volunteers for its campus-wide photo shoot on Wednesday, Oct. 22 and Thursday, Oct. 23.  Photos taken may be used to promote UW Bothell in upcoming print and web publications. Contact Lisa Walker at 425-352-3642 for details.
Save the Date - Upcoming Events

Writing For Their Lives 2008-09Mark your calendars for these other great upcoming activities.

Click on the live links above for more details!
Trackin' the Dawgs - Alumni Class Notes
UW Bothell Alumni

Tom Goos (Business '98)
was honored by the Puget So
und Business Journal as one of the 2008 Forty Under Forty. Tom is a trustee for the UW Bothell Center for Student Entrepreneurship and is Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Image Source, Inc. and Branded Solutions by Edgar Martinez.

In September, Kathleen Bartholomew (MN '05) spoke in Chicago, Ill. as a featured national expert at the Nursing Leadership Summit. 

Sujit Bhavsar (MBA '07) and his family attended the Olympic Games in China to cheer on younger brother Raj, a bronze medalist on the U.S. Men's Gymnastics team.

Holli Martinez (IAS '08) and her husband Edgar, launched their Martinez Foundation in late September. The Foundation provides scholarship support to minority students who are pursuing their studies in education.

Congratulations to the 19 members of the original Nursing cohort in Mount Vernon that graduated this past August. Of the group Elizabeth Anderson (BSN '08), Miguel Arteaga (BSN '08), Gabriella Mihaly (BSN '08) and Claude Weadon (BSN '08) have enrolled in UW Bothell's Master of Nursing program.


Do you have news to share about a new job, professional or civic activities, a recent move, an exciting adventure or an addition to your family?
Tell us about by e-mailing your update to alumni@uwb.edu.
Please include your full name, class year and degree.
Get Connected, Get Linked - In Your Space & Face

HuskyConnect

Online social networking is a fast-growing form of communication and lifestyle. Whether you're interested in networking for business, career, or just to stay in touch with friends and alums, we've got you covered.LinkedIn - UW Bothell Group

Click on any of the links to the right to request access to the University of Washington Facebook - UW Bothell Group
or UW Bothell Alumni
group at the service provider of your choice.

(Some requests may require approval by the MySpace - UW Bothell Alumni Group
group manager or the service provider. Prior registration may be required. Contact us at alumni@uwb.edu with any questions, etc.)

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