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March 29, 2018

Pre-Health Mentorship Networking Night

Want to know more about medical school or medicine? Chicanos/Latinos for Community Medicine is hosting a Mentorship Networking Event with the Latino Medical Student Association! Come stop by for a relaxed chat with the UW medical students & professionals! Various medical fields will be represented, including; medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, occupational therapy, and physical therapy. This event is intended to…


Graduating Seniors: Your Steps to a Great Commencement Day

Your Steps to a Great Commencement Day Husky Stadium – June 9, 2018 Visit www.graduation.uw.edu for complete ceremony information.   1.    Eligibility: Bachelor Candidates:  Students who earned a degree in Summer 2017, Autumn 2017, or Winter 2018, or have applied to graduate with a departmental advisor for Spring 2018 or Summer 2018 are eligible. Once the application for graduation…


March 28, 2018

Upcoming Race and Equity in Education for Undergrads

  Amplifying Student Voices: Conversations on Race, Equity, and Inclusion in Education is a Seed Grant sponsored event on May 5, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM  that builds on the work that began at the Robinson Center’s Equity Summit in February 2017. In response to requests from youth in our community, this event is an opportunity for high…


“Dinealogue” dinner conversation series: Apply now!

Dear Students, We believe that now, more than ever, we must engage in dialogue with people who have different beliefs in order to broaden our perspectives and generate understanding and empathy.  The Dinealogue series was created for this reason. We invite you to apply to be part of a lively and intimate conversation on current…


March 26, 2018

Lecture: Inclusion through Entrepreneurship

INCLUSION THROUGH ENTREPRENEURSHIP   The recent reauthorization of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, and the subsequent advancement of Employment First policy has reignited discussion around disability employment, particularly with regards to the potential for entrepreneurship to challenge the charity and rehabilitation models that pervade disability employment.   While self-employment among people with disabilities has…


GIX Innovation Competition Kickoff 3/28

Dear UW students, Please join us next Wednesday, March 28, for the announcement and kickoff of the 3rd Annual GIX Innovation Competition! Details will be shared including competition requirements and prizes. Visitors will be able to take self-guided tours of GIX. Refreshments will be served: enjoy free food and beverages. RSVP for this event by March…


Chinese Culture Talk Series – Chinese Tea

Culture Talk Series-Chinese Tea March 28 @ 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm, HUB 214 Tea Art and Culture of China Join senior tea artist Yin Na as she speaks on the Tea Art and Culture of China. Yin Na is a tea expert and cultural educator visiting the Seattle area from the city of Chongqing. She is…


Brown Bag on March 30: Heather Feldner

Please join us for our first Disability Studies Brown Bag talk of Spring 2018! Title: “Multidisciplinary Technology Curriculum Design  for Infusing DS Content into Science and Engineering Communities” Presenter:  Dr. Heather Feldner, postdoctoral research fellow in the University of Washington’s Department of Mechanical Engineering Date/Time:  March 30, 12pm Location: D Center (MGH 024) Abstract: The…


UW Seattle Spring Job & Internship Fair

UW Seattle Spring Job & Internship Fair Wednesday, April 11, 2018 3-7pm, HUB Ballrooms (UW Seattle campus)   Interested in an opportunity to meet with more than 100 employers, all eager to recruit UW candidates? Looking for your first job after graduation, or perhaps still seeking a summer job or internship?  Then join us for the 2018…


Ocean in Our Blood; a Pacific Poetry Reading

Attend the Pacific Poetry Reading that will be happening the second Monday of Spring quarter. There will be two guest Pacific Islander scholars and poets, who will be visiting from UH Manoa and doing a poetry reading at the Intellectual House.  The event is listed on the events calendar page and the event facebook page.



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