Mangels Lecture – Samuel Sinyangwe, “Using Data to Advance Racial Justice”
February 13, 2019
Mangels lecturer and nationally-recognized activist Samuel Sinyangwe will be visiting the iSchool February 12-14, with the majority of the events occurring on the 13th. Due to the nature of the events, individual RSVPs are required.
Conference: 2019 Praxis Conference – Anti-Racist Pedagogy: Visions and Practices for Institutional Change
Deadline: Registration due by Tuesday, February 19, 2019
February 22, 2019
9 AM to 3 PM
Cascade Rooms, Haggett Hall
2019 Praxis Conference Registration Info:
Please consider attending the fifth annual 2019 Praxis Conference on the UW Seattle campus on Feb 22 (Fri) from 9 am to 3 pm at the Cascade Rooms, Haggett Hall. Registration is now open and available here. There is no cost for attendance and refreshments, but registration should be submitted in advance by Feb 19 (Tue) so that they know how many people to expect.
RE-IMAGINING Red Square: A Creative Ideas Challenge
Deadline: Registration Closes Monday, January 28, 2019
RE-IMAGINING Red Square is a creative ideas challenge for the University of Washington’s Central Plaza, commonly known as Red Square. First place team will receive $5,000 in scholarship funds to be distributed among all team members.
Relaxation Study Break
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
2:00 – 4:00 PM, iLounge
Do the winter months have you exhausted? Join iSchool Student Services for a rejuvenating study break full of food and fun.
The Academic Support Programs office is excited to share our three new Academic Success Coaches, along with our continuing coach from last year. We have expanded hours and are excited about the background and experiences our coaches bring with them to support all students. Sign up online for your appointment: http://webster.uaa.washington.edu/asp/website/get-help/academic-success-coach/
Are you a Veteran, or eligible for Veterans’ benefits to cover graduate education? Interested in learning how a graduate degree in information science can help you achieve your professional and personal goals?
Attend an online information session especially for Veterans and those eligible for Veteran’s education benefits, who are interested in the iSchool’s Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) and Master of Science in Information Management (MSIM) programs. Learn about building a career in data science, information architecture, librarianship, information security, UX, IT consulting, information management or the information sciences!
November 7, 2018, 3-4pm PT
Online (via Zoom)
Ready to find out more about iSchool Graduate Programs? Join our email list to get notifications about iSchool Graduate Program Information Sessions and other recruiting events. You can also check our recruiting calendar for a full list of events happening soon.
The Foster Study Abroad Fair is on Tuesday, Oct 30th from 12-1:30pm in Anthony’s Forum (Dempsey Hall 3rd Floor). The fair is a drop-in style event open to all UW undergraduates. Attendees get a free lunch!
The Foster Global Business Center has a number of other upcoming events open to all UW students:
- Leveraging Study Abroad for Career Development Workshop: Thur, Nov 1, 3:30-4:20pm, PCAR 393
- Foster Barcelona/ALBA Info Session: Wed, Nov 7, 12:30pm, PCAR 456
- Foster Study Abroad 101 Info Session: Wed, Nov 14, 12:30pm, PCAR 456
- Foster Study Abroad 101 Info Session: Tues, Nov 27, 9:30am, DEM 233
To discuss more about the Foster Study Abroad Programs, email email@example.com with questions or book a Foster study abroad advising appointment online.