UW Impact

November 29, 2022

Join Us | Dec. 6 Legislative Advocacy Training (Virtual)

Here at UW Impact, we’re preparing for the 2023 legislative session which starts on Monday, January 9. As a part of our prep, we’re making sure you – our advocates – feel ready to go with our interactive advocacy training. We will help you know what to expect as we join together to support the UW and public higher education.

September 19, 2022

UW Impact Fall Events 2022

As students prepare to return to their classes at UW, we’ve gathered readings, events, and programs to keep you connected and involved. See what’s happening: Join Looking for ways to learn more about our democracy and meet other members of the UW alumni community?  Attend one of UW Impact’s in-person or virtual events: Thursday, October 6: The Trickier Side of

September 15, 2022

UW Impact Candidate Survey 2022

UW Impact conducts a non-partisan candidate survey prior to every Washington State legislative election in order to provide alums and UWAA members with information on the candidates who champion the value of public higher education. Please see below for your candidate’s answers to UW Impact’s 2022 higher education questionnaire. You may search by candidate name or legislative district. Don’t see

August 5, 2022

Welcome Chris Olsen-Phillips (He/Him), Associate Director of UW IMPACT! 

We are excited to announce the hire of Chris Olsen-Phillips as the new Associate Director of UW IMPACT.  Chris is deeply committed to civic engagement and legislative advocacy on behalf of higher education in the state of Washington.  Prior to accepting the Associate Director position, Chris served as the Assistant Director of the University of Washington Master’s in Education Policy