In the News Archive

2018

12 Seattle schools have critical food safety violations. It’s worst for low-income kids. Adjunct Lecturer Charles Easterberg is quoted. 

KUOW | December 11, 2018
12 Seattle schools have critical food safety violations. It’s worst for low-income kids.

Act on climate change to cut 'outrageous' pollution deaths: WHO. Professor Kristie Ebi is quoted.

Reuters | December 5, 2018
Act on climate change to cut 'outrageous' pollution deaths - WHO

The problem with all the plastic that’s leaching into your food. Adjunct Associate Professor Sheela Sathyanarayana is quoted.

Vox | December 4, 2018
The problem with all the plastic that’s leaching into your food

UW DEOHS Professor Terrance Kavanagh elected as fellow of the AAAS.

UW News | November 30, 2018
UW professors Terrance Kavanagh, Jay Shendure elected as fellows of the AAAS

The world lost 153 billion hours of work to heat waves last year. Associate Professor Jeremy Hess is quoted.

Gizmodo | November 29, 2018
The world lost 153 billion hours of work to heat waves last year

Climate change already a health emergency, say experts. Professor Kristie Ebi and Professor Emeritus Howard Frumkin are quoted.

The Guardian | November 28, 2018
Climate change already a health emergency, say experts

US climate report contradicts Trump, warns of worsening disasters. Professor and report co-author Kristie Ebi is quoted. 

CTV News | November 24, 2018
U.S. climate report contradicts Trump, warns of worsening disasters

You may want to check your emergency water, because we did and ours was ... MOLDY. Professor and Assistant Chair Scott Meschke is quoted.

KUOW | November 1, 2018
You may want to check your emergency water, because we did and ours was ... MOLDY

Interview with DEOHS Professor Kristie Ebi on the latest UN climate report.

KING-5 News | November 1, 2018
UW professor contributes to UN climate report

Educators worry vaping is sneaking into Yakima Valley schools right under their noses. Professor David Eaton is quoted. 

Yakima Herald | October 29, 2018
Educators worry vaping is sneaking into Yakima Valley schools right under their noses