Call for Participants: NMRT Communication Committee is Looking for Student Voices

Call for Participants: NMRT Communication Committee is Looking for Student Voices

The NMRT Communication Committee is looking to hear from student ALA chapters to hear about all the things you are working on! Is a member presenting? Any fun chapter activities going on, or would you like to highlight any member accomplishments? They would love to hear from you!

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Employment: Supervisory Librarian (Technical Services), Executive Office of the President, Feb 7

Employment: Supervisory Librarian (Technical Services), Executive Office of the President

Deadline: Application closes on February 7, 2020.

  • Job Title: Supervisory Librarian (Technical Services), GS-1410-14
  • Agency: Executive Office of the President, Office of Administration
  • Salary: $121,316.00 – $157,709.00 Per Year
  • Duty Location: Washington, D.C.

Begin a challenging and exciting career with the Executive Office of the President providing support to the President of the United States. The EOP is comprised of The White House, Executive Residence, Office of the Vice President, Office of the United States Trade Representative, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Office of National Drug Control Policy, Office of Management and Budget, Office of Administration, National Security Council, Council on Environmental Quality, and Council of Economic Advisers. The EOP has responsibility for tasks ranging from communicating the President’s message to the American people to promoting trade interests abroad.

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Winter Quarter UW Counseling Center Drop-In Groups & Workshops

Winter Quarter UW Counseling Center Drop-In Groups & Workshops

The UW Counseling Center is offering the following drop-in groups and workshops for Winter Quarter 2020. Registration is not required and all sessions are FREE. These sessions range from values identification and coping skills identification to mindfulness for student veterans.

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Talk: Critical Vote – A Taiwan Post-Election Roundtable, Jan 13

Talk: Critical Vote – A Taiwan Post-Election Roundtable, Jan 13

JANUARY 13, 2020
Kane Hall Walker Ames Room
5:30PM Reception with Refreshments
6:00PM to 8:00PM Roundtable Panel

On January 11, 2020, Taiwan holds its presidential and legislative election. Voters will have the opportunity to elect a new President and Vice President, or re-elect the incumbent administration led by President Tsai Ing-wen and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). The 113-seat Legislative Yuan is also up for election. Against the backdrop of the Hong Kong protests and the significant electoral turnout in Hong Kong, the Taiwan election will have major ramifications, both domestically and internationally.

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Fellowship: Spring Data Science Fellowship Opportunity, Jan 30

Fellowship: Spring Data Science Fellowship Opportunity

Deadline: Early Applications due by January 30, 2020

The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhD students, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in the earlier sessions, they will be holding another fellowship.

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