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2019 Fellowship Recipients

June 10, 2019

2019 UWCHR Fellowship Awardees

We’re Hiring! Human Rights Research Internship

May 29, 2019

Training students to engage in the right to access information is at the core of the UWCHR's work.

Hidden in Plain Sight: ICE Air and the Machinery of Mass Deportation

April 23, 2019

Detainees are loaded onto a Swift Air charter flight at King County International Airport (Boeing Field) in Seattle, WA for a February 26 ICE Air flight under callsign RPN 529. Still image from video by Alex Montalvo and Wadii Boughdir for UWCHR.

“People in El Salvador have a right to know”: Judge urges SOUTHCOM to retrieve documents from ‘purgatory’

April 8, 2019

UW Center for Human Rights legal counsel and researchers celebrate a successful hearing. L-R: Gardner Reed, UW Attorney General’s Office; Nancy Garland, UW Assistant Attorney General; UWCHR Director Prof. Angelina Snodgrass Godoy; Tom Burke and Jordan Clark, pro-bono attorneys with Davis Wright Tremaine; UWCHR student researchers Grace Sorensen, Francisca Gómez, Cristina Gamundi, Guy Oron, Miguel Mariscal, and Emily Willard.

Unequal Justice: Measuring the Impact of ICE Detainers on Jail Time in Pierce County

January 30, 2019

Pierce County ICE Detainer Policy Leads to Increased Jail Time, Costs According to Research by UW Center for Human Rights

January 30, 2019

Jackson School News

Media Advisory: “Unequal Justice” Press Conference and Panel at UW Tacoma, Jan. 30

January 25, 2019

The UWCHR's Human Rights at Home project examines contemporary immigration enforcement in Washington state.

Newly Declassified U.S. Embassy Cables Show Concern for El Mozote Massacre Trial

December 13, 2018

Jean Manes, U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador (Photo: Presidencia de El Salvador, public domain)