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  • SUNDAY REVELATIONS

    ST PAUL ICONEvery Sunday, THE Ave begins with a story about religion. Sometimes these are quotes from one of the bibles, other times they stories about how religious and anti religious people behave. Hopefully there is enough balance to please, offend, or stimulate folks who care about what is done in the name or names of deities. READMORE HERE.

  • Seattle Street Life

    street-scene-prestonOK ..this is where we live  … on the gentriest city in the US.  Davis Preston writes abut the cracks in the gleaming polish of Seattle liberalism.  

  • UW

    UW WeritasClicking this logo will bring you to a magazine coverage of the UW unlike anything on the UW campus.   This lede will take you to other  stories about the UW … the athletic department’s budget, the lack of free speech on campus, fights with Cougar U over their desire to make a rival medical school, racism in the Athletic Department, achievements of UW faculty that do not get heralded, relations with the city and state, and more.

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  • BUCHENWALD: The Pain Continues

    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for the ‘UW’ Category

May 8th, 2017 - 12:17 am § in The Ave Scene, UW

Of the UW, Hype, Racism and Fundraising

Describing another much welcome gift from Paul Allen, the University of Washington School of Engineering ‘s latest “Trend” newsletter describes it benefactor : “[Paul] Allen has a longstanding connection to and affinity for UW CSE [Computer Science and Engineering]. As a stud[...]

April 23rd, 2017 - 8:28 am § in Donald Trump, Environment, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Politics, Religion, Science, The Ave Scene, UW

Was The March for Science a Bad Idea? I

On Saturday, UW faculty took very different paths in the March for Science.  Some of us stood aside, concerned that the March might politicize science, others celebrated science by joining with the the crowd marching in the Seattle rain. Cliff Mass was among those who stayed away.  Cliff  is [...]

April 21st, 2017 - 8:49 am § in Jefferson, Politics, The Ave Scene, UW

Suzanne DelBene to Speak for Science Tomorrow at the March for Science

SEATTLE – Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) will speak about the importance of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) at the March for Science on Earth Day. As the chaos and Alt facts of the Trump era threatens us all, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene will speak out for science and for the [...]

April 17th, 2017 - 8:33 am § in America, Bill of Rights, Donald Trump, Science, UW

JOIN US …. March For Science …. APRIL 22 …. Cal Anderson Park

Do you know that there are about 20,000 people in Seattle’s scientific community? Do you know that science fellows often make less than school teachers even after earning a PhD? Do you know that it takes as much as ten years after college, at low wages, to train to become a junior faculty memb[...]

March 10th, 2017 - 1:31 am § in UW

Huskies Corrupt Sports at Seattle High School

“More galling details: Porter was given a $300,000 salary, which according to Caple’s story makes him the highest-paid assistant coach on the staff by $100,000. In whose world does that make sense?” By JIM MOORE, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF Nathan Hale forward Michael Porter Jr.[...]

March 7th, 2017 - 1:46 am § in America, UW

Remember Trump Celebrating Boeing’s Launch Of Its New Dreamliner in South Carolina?

Now Boeing is cutting 1,800 Seattle-area factory, engineering jobs | HeraldNet.com Some say this is outsoucing[...]

March 5th, 2017 - 3:48 pm § in Misc., UW

The UW: Lost Opportunities

Joseph Brazil was born August 25, 1927 in Detroit, Michigan. In 1951 he purchased a home at 17846 Fleming Street, Detroit, MI 48212 where he lived with his brother and mother. He built a bar in the basement and installed a baby grand piano. Jam sessions in Joe’s basement soon became legendary.[...]

March 3rd, 2017 - 2:54 am § in America, Donald Trump, UW

What the rest of the free world sees that Trump refuses to acknowledge

  Sweden brings back military conscription amid Baltic tensions – BBC News The military will call up 4,000 extra men and women from 1 January BBC.CO.UK|BY BBC NEWS[...]

January 4th, 2017 - 11:40 am § in The Ave Scene, UW

Bill Gates Recognizes Ana Mari Cauce as One of Six 2016 Favorite Fanatics

My Favorite Fanatics of 2016 By Bill Gates   | December 20, 2016  When I was in my 20s and early 30s, I was fanatical about software. By “fanatical” I mean that I was so focused on my vision of putting a computer on every desk and in every home that I gave up a normal existence. […][...]

December 7th, 2016 - 1:44 pm § in Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene, UW

Seattle Merges the Hawks and the Huskies

Pete Carroll opens the door for Washington to come scrimmage his Seahawks to prepare for Alabama – FootballScoop Share FOOTBALLSCOOP.COM|BY DOUG SAMUELS[...]