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An Anonymous DonorTristan Gabel matched $1 for each donor, donating a total of $1

An Anonymous DonorRita C. Meyer matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $250

An Anonymous DonorJean Garrison matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $500

An Anonymous DonorUW Foundation Board matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $12,000

An Anonymous DonorPresident Seidel's UW Faculty/Staff Match matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Faculty/Staff

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An Anonymous DonorNora and Patrick Ivers gave $10,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for Physics and Astronomy Department
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The UW Department of Physics and Astronomy offers a welcoming personalized educational experience that broadly prepares students for challenging careers in space sciences, nanotechnology, quantitative finance, engineering, environmental sciences, optics, computer technology, energy policy, science law, and many other fields. 

Our research efforts are broadly focused on condensed matter physics, materials science, and astronomy. Our physics faculty and students carry out interdisciplinary, collaborative, and hands-on research in multiple cutting-edge laboratories.

Your generous donation will help drive the margin of excellence that otherwise would not be possible. It’s your generosity that pushes UW’s Physics and Astronomy department over the top. For that, we extend our most heartfelt appreciation. 

On behalf of the Physics and Astronomy department and our students, thank you for your vote of confidence in a better future!

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