The UW has another honor to add to their extensive list of achievements, already including national championships, Nobel Prizes, Peace Corps volunteers, and Medal of Honor recipients. The Sierra Club has recently recognized the UW as the number one environmentally conscious university in the country. How has UW come to earn this distinction?
Ethiopia is one of Africa’s most populous countries with 90 million people, 80% of which work in agriculture. It is also one the poorest nations in the world. However, 5 Ethiopian students have recently traveled to Seattle to study law at the University of Washington and when they have completed their masters in law degree they will bring these skills back to their country in order to help develop their nation.