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Immigration Spotlight with Jose Antonio Vargas
October 24
Join us for an evening of films and discussion highlighting the courageous steps undocumented immigrants are taking in their struggle to gain respect and achieve citizenship status. Watch the films Documented and The Vigil, followed by a panel discussion with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas.

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PAID Northwest Fisheries Science Center Internship - Apply by Oct. 8

The deadline to apply is tomorrow so it is definitely worth checking out now!

The Undergraduate Research Program (URP) is offering a new Paid Internship Opportunity for undergraduates to research with NOAA scientists at theNorthwest Fisheries Science Center (NWFSC) starting autumn quarter. This internship opportunity is especially good for undergraduates in the sciences who might be interested in Fisheries and Marine Biology-related lab and field work research.

Interested applicants can find out more about the internship opportunity and the requirements to apply on our website here. Application deadline is Wednesday, October 8th.

Job Opportunity

The Office of Admissions is hiring a Student Assistant to work with their International Undergraduate Admissions team. The position is posted on Husky Jobs (HuskyJobs ID# 83605).

They are seeking an undergrad student (from the Seattle campus) who has completed at least 45 credits at our campus and is interested in working with international students.  They’d like a current UW student who has strong written communication skills as they represent the UW in many emails, and someone who has been involved in campus activities and can answer many questions about our campus.

If you are interested, you can read more and apply through the HuskyJobs posting!

Internship Opportunity with SARVA

Here’s an announcement from the leadership of SARVA!
SARVA is a student-based organization dedicated to opposing sexual assault and relationship violence on the UW campus and in surrounding areas. Our goal is to help students build the skills and knowledge they need to become agents of change in their various communities. SARVA internships are a great way to get involved for anyone who is interested in taking a stand against power-based violence!
We have internship positions available for a wide variety of interests and skills, including: senate, community outreach, graphic design, project management, research and administration, advertising, and social media.

More information about SARVA and our internship opportunities can be found here: http://sarva.asuw.org/

The application will close on October 17th at 11:45 pm.

Study Abroad Opportunity!

We welcome Honors students to participate in this unique opportunity. Ad hoc Honors credit can be secured for any portion of this Program, on either the Astronomy, History of Science, or Art History sides. Contact Prof. Woody Sullivan (who has taught many Honors courses over the years) if you have any questions: woody@astro.washington.edu.

Wed. 10/8  4:30-5:30 pm     Physics/Astronomy Bldg.   PAA   216

Fri.  10/10  12:30-1:30 pm   Physics/Astronomy Bldg.   PAA   216


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Learn more about the Boren Awards for International Study!

UW Information Sessions:

  • Tues., Oct. 14, 2014, 2:30pm, 171 MGH — This session will be hosted by Hannah Grossblatt, Boren Program Coordinator, and will cover both Undergraduate Scholarships & Graduate Fellowships.
  • Wed., Nov. 12, 2014, 3:30pm, MGH 173R (covering Undergraduate Scholarships only)
  • Tues, Dec. 2, 2014, 4:30pm, MGH 173R (covering Undergraduate Scholarships only)

RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/239, though drop-ins are always welcome.

What are the Boren Awards?

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Internship Opportunity!

Washington State Legislative Internship Progam, Winter 2015

The Washington State Legislative Internship Program allows students to gain professional experience while working for members of the Washington State House of Representatives or Senate.  Students earn 15 credits of POL S 497 while working full time in Olympia during the Winter quarter.  This internship is open to all majors!

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Husky Leadership Initiative Kick-off Event

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Husky Leadership Initiative

You’re invited to the third annual Husky Leadership Initiative kick-off event:

U Lead We Lead: Cultivating Leadership

October 29, 6-8 p.m.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

UW HUB Ballroom

Register here today!

How do you plant, grow, and deepen your leadership talents? 
How do you create the change you wish to see?

At U Lead We Lead, students and members of the University community will dig into stories from local leaders about cultivating leadership in yourself and in others.

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