Deaths of Thai students ruled murder-suicide
by Cathy You
The women were identified as Kornkamon Leenawarat, 25, and Thiti-on Chotechuangsab, 32. Both were law students at the University of Washington.
Sep 7, 2018
Thai students found dead in apartment near University of Washington
by Cathy You
A Seattle woman said her friend in Thailand had asked for help looking for one of the women the day before two women were found dead at a University District apartment.
Sep 6, 2018
Tahmina Talks Immigration: Student visa enforcement ramps up
by Tahmina Watson
Trump administration issued a memo earlier this month focusing enforcement on those who overstay or violate student visa rules.
Aug 28, 2018
Whitman student’s father killed amid Venezuela’s growing instability
by Jake Goldstein-Street
The growing economic and political turmoil that's affecting the safety and stability of common Venezuelans has hit home for a Whitman student.
Aug 27, 2018
3 things humanities international students should know while job hunting
by Jeevika Verma
Getting a job is hard for any recent graduate. International students in the humanities need to know their options.
Jun 12, 2017
International students find hurdles to U.S. employment after graduation
by Frances Chen
After studying at American universities, international students find barriers and bureaucracy to U.S. employment after graduation.
May 30, 2017
Police: Fake government official targeting UW international students in scam
by Venice Buhain
A caller falsely claiming to be a government official is targeting University of Washington international students in a phone scam, campus police say.
Mar 1, 2017
Who’s afraid of international students?
by Christina Yuen Zi Chung
Complaints about "bad English" grow as universities enroll more students from abroad. But are there other reasons we're afraid of international students?
Feb 27, 2017
Scammers zero in on UW international students
by Bernard Ellouk
UW police report an increase in scams targeting international students, from phony tuition discounts to fake letters from the IRS.
Nov 23, 2016
Are Chinese international students feeding Seattle’s real estate crisis?
by Katherine Jinyi Li
For some wealthy Chinese families hoping to park money offshore, sending a kid to study in Seattle and buying them a new house seems like a great investment.
Oct 3, 2016
Ride the Ducks may resume limited tours in Seattle
by Venice Buhain
Ride the Ducks may resume limited tour operations in Seattle, several months after a fatal crash that killed five International Students.
Dec 21, 2015
UW teams with ‘MIT of China’ on new tech program in Bellevue
by Venice Buhain
The University of Washington and a top Chinese research university Tsinghua University announced a partnership to open a technology program in Bellevue focusing on innovation.
Jun 19, 2015
Asian LGBTQ students speak up on being out at UW
by Shirley Qiu
LGBTQ students at UW who hail from Asian countries talk about the differences between being out in Seattle versus attitudes in their home countries.
Jun 9, 2015
Chinese students swoon at visa extension announcement
by Irene Lu
Longer visa validity will mean a big break for Chinese students, and more Chinese visitors to Seattle.
Nov 20, 2014
Chinese students in Seattle respond to Hong Kong protests
by Katy Wong
Hong Kong is 10,404 km away from Seattle. But that's not stopping students at the University of Washington from supporting the protests in Hong Kong.
Oct 15, 2014
Umbrellas up: UW students turn out in force behind Hong Kong protests
by Gennie Gebhart
Seattle’s skies were clear on Wednesday night, but the University of Washington’s Red Square was a sea of umbrellas.
Oct 2, 2014
Gun violence has foreign visitors fearful of US
by Sarah Stuteville
Do foreigners still see America as the land of opportunity — or as the land of gun violence?
Jun 27, 2014
UW International students say new fees discriminate
by Senhao Liu
School may nearly be out for summer, but University of Washington international students are still up in arms about a new fee added to their tuition last fall. More than 1,300 UW students have signed a petition calling for the repeal of the $45 quarterly fee, which is charged only to international students. The fee replaced […]
May 28, 2014
From China to rural Oregon, cultures come together in “Welcome to Unity”
by Erik Erickson
Seven foreign exchange students move to a tiny Oregon town and join the football team to make friends. No, it's not the latest Will Ferrell movie.
May 23, 2014