November is UW Global Month

November is UW Global Month and UW Study Abroad has some great opportunities planned:

  • Q&A with Rick Steves
    • Thursday, Nov 19, 2020, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
    • UW Study Abroad is hosting Rick Steves, founder of Rick Steves Europe, for an exclusive student Q&A. Bring your burning questions about travel and where to go next.
    • Register here 
  • Enter to win a $500 scholarship!
    • UW Study Abroad recently launched the Advising Profile which is a portal full of resources. Complete a profile by Nov. 30 to win a $500 UW Study Abroad Scholarship!
  • Study Abroad Intro Series See event Registration Here
    • New to study abroad or familiar with the basics? Pick a session below from our calendar to prepare for future travel. 
      • What the Heck is Study Abroad? Learn about the benefits of going abroad, different program options, and lowering costs 
  • November 18th 2:30pm
  • November 24th 2:30pm
  • I’m Ready to Dive InThis session will cover the things you need to know to put together a future application 
    • November 17th 12:30pm
  • Submit your global photo!
    • The Global Campus Photo Contest is open through November! Whether it’s a past study abroad to Tokyo or last year’s trip to Montreal – share your story and photos.

Feel free to reach out to UW Study Abroad at studyabroad@uw.edu if you have any questions.

Elections Mental Health Support for Students

Available anytime: Don’t Get Shook: Mental Health “Emergency Preparedness” Kit for the Elections (in collaboration with Kelly ECC)

Tues. 11/3 2-4pm: Let’s Talk for 1:1 consultation with a counselor 

Wed. 11/4 9:30-10:20am: Mindfulness Workshop to Manage Uncertainty – To learn and practice mindfulness skills while coping with uncertainty. Zoom link: https://uw-phi.zoom.us/j/95202757150 Meeting ID: 952 0275 7150

Wed. 11/4 4-5pm: Elections Support Drop-in Space for any student needing a space to talk with others. Zoom link: https://uw-phi.zoom.us/j/98709499664 Meeting ID: 987 0949 9664

Wed. 11/4 2-4pm: Let’s Talk for 1:1 consultation with a counselor 

Thurs. 11/5 2-4pm: Let’s Talk for 1:1 consultation with a counselor 

Fri. 11/6 1-3pm: Let’s Talk: Elections Support Edition for 1:1 consultation with Charisse Williams 

Fri. 11/6 4-5pm: Post-elections BIPOC Talking Circle focusing on BIPOC student needs, in collaboration with Kelly ECC. Zoom Meeting ID: 933 087 48218

Mon. 11/9 4-5pm: Elections Support Drop-in Space for any students needing a space to talk with others. Zoom link: https://uw-phi.zoom.us/j/92682426611 Meeting ID: 926 8242 6611

Other Election-Related Campus Events & Resources:

UW Libraries Election Events & Fact-Checking: https://guides.lib.uw.edu/Election2020/debatewatch

FIUTS Discussion Series on the 2020 U.S. Election: https://www.fiuts.org/us-election