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Seattle Storm to Play 2019 WNBA Season at UW’s Alaska Airlines Arena

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The University of Washington’s Alaska Airlines Arena will be the Seattle Storm's primary venue for the regular season games during the 2019 WNBA season. ...
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Progressive Small Business Owner and Environmental Leader Sara Nelson Running for Seattle City Council Position 8

Photo: Sara Nelson
Politics Local
Sara Nelson, an environmental champion and owner of Fremont Brewing, a neighborhood small business, is running for Seattle City Council Position 8. Seattle City Council Position 8 is an at-large district covering all of Seattle. ...
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Queer & Trans Clothing Exchange Seattle Offers Unique Opportunity to Find Community

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For a lot of LGBT people, shopping outside the community can be uncomfortable, especially people who suffer from body dysphoria, a mental illness that affects your perception of your appearance. ...
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Seattle’s Minimum Wage Increased to $15 Per Hour

Politics Local
Seattle’s minimum wage will continue to increase each year on January 1 until reaching $15 per hour for all workers in 2021. ...
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First Lady Inslee Among 725 Supporters at Seattle Suicide Prevention Dinner

Health Local
Suicide prevention advocates from all walks of life dined together in a shared determination to fight suicide. ...
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Washington Governor Pushes for Funding of Paid Family Leave

Politics Health
The United States is the only industrialized nation that does not offer paid family leave of any kind. ...
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Campus Pride’s Top 30 LGBT-Friendly List Includes UW, Cornell, Tufts

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Campus Pride announced Monday its 2016 "Best of the Best" Top 30 list of LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities. ...
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Ijeoma Oluo: The Making of One of Seattle’s Most Influential Voices

Ijeoma Oluo’s work on feminism and social justice has been featured in NY Magazine, Huffington Post, Jezebel, Ravishly, The Establishment and more. Photo: Julia-Grace Sanders
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Ijeoma Oluo was named one of Seattle’s Most Influential People of 2015 by Seattle Magazine. ...
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New UW President Ana Mari Cauce Embraces Background in First Year

Ana Mari Cauce, UW’s 33rd president, delivers her annual presidential address Oct. 14 at the Intellectual House on UW campus. Photo: Andrew Chan of The Daily
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It became very clear to me when interviewing new University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce how deliberately she chooses her words. ...
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UW President Cauce Receives GSBA Social Justice Award

Cauce receives the award at the Urban@UW kickoff event. Dennis Wise/University of Washington
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University of Washington's Ana Mari Cauce was selected to receive the Greater Seattle Business Association’s 2015 Special Recognition: Voice for Social Justice Award. ...
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