Michael Young http://www.kplu.org en Seattle looks to expand broadband Internet with help from private businesses http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-looks-expand-broadband-internet-help-private-businesses <p>Do you have a high-speed Internet connection?</p><p>If you do, you&rsquo;re pretty lucky ... because many people in the Puget Sound region don&rsquo;t ... even in relatively big cities, such as Seattle.</p><p>As part of a national push, the city has teamed up with the University of Washington to try and bring more private investment to broadband infrastructure.</p><p> Tue, 15 Nov 2011 20:15:46 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 3189 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle looks to expand broadband Internet with help from private businesses Next University of Washington President: Utah's Michael Young http://www.kplu.org/post/next-university-washington-president-utahs-michael-young <p>It&rsquo;s official. The <a href="http://www.washington.edu/discover/leadership/president/transition">University of Washington&rsquo;s next president</a> will be Michael K. Young. The Board of Regents says the current president of the University of Utah is the right person to lead UW at a time of <a href="http://depts.washington.edu/presblog/statement-from-uw-interim-president-phyllis-wise-on-house-budget">shrinking state financial support</a>.</p> Tue, 26 Apr 2011 13:30:00 +0000 Charla Bear 1267 at http://www.kplu.org Next University of Washington President: Utah's Michael Young