Archive for June 17th, 2010

June 17th, 2010 - 10:47 pm § in The Ave Scene, UW

Seattle Center Needs Help from the Burke!

I speak for Seattle, the Chief that is! This issue began with a proposal by the Wright family to honor Dale Chihuly.  They wanted to replace the fun forest at Seattle Center with a gallery devoted to Chihuly’s glass art and a Wright owned restaurant. Many Seattle folk objected  to the  prop[...]

June 17th, 2010 - 9:13 am § in Misc.

The UW Senate Needs Open Discussion of the Next President

The UW Faculty Senate sent out a poll to find out what soret of President the Faculty wants. After the questions , I have a difficult time believing that answers to so many open-ended questions and vaguely defined terms can do more than provide a feeling about what the minority who do respond actua[...]