Lois Mai Chan Professional Development Grant, Dec 1

Lois Mai Chan Professional Development Grant

Deadline: Applications due by December 1, 2019

Are you looking to attend the ALA Annual Conference? Are you new to the field of metadata? Do you identify with an under-represented group? If so, you should consider applying for the 2020 Lois Mai Chan Professional Development Grant! Nominations are open until December 1, 2019.

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Your Voice Matters: UW Campus Climate Survey, Nov 8

UW Campus Climate Survey

Deadline: Climate survey closes on November 8, 2019 at 11:59 p.m., PST.

If you have yet to take the UW’s campus climate survey, you still have time! It is vitally important that you take the time to share your experiences in order to improve the University of Washington now and for many years to come. If you think that it is important that your voice is heard, make sure you fill out this survey because the UW is at risk of not having enough student participation and therefore not enough student perspective.

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Call for Proposals: 16th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium, Dec 9

Call for Proposals: 16th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium

Deadline: Proposals due by December 9, 2019.

UW faculty, staff, postdocs, and graduate students are invited to share their innovative evidence-based teaching practices or research at the 16th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium (April 6, HUB Ballroom, UW Seattle campus).

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iSchool Research Symposium: Lasting Impacts, Nov 4

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iSchool Research Symposium: Lasting Impacts: A Panel with Three Recent iSchool Award Winners

Monday, November 4, 2019
12:30 pm to 1:20 pm
Bloedel 070
Zoom Room

This past year, the iSchool dean and two professors earned lasting impact awards for their research. On this panel, each will discuss the thought process that went into selecting their specific research projects. They will talk about whether they thought these topics would have a lasting impact at the time they formulated their ideas for the projects, or whether lasting impact is something that “just happens.” Do researchers have ways at the inception of their projects to amplify the long-term impacts of their research?

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Social Media Pride Week for First-Gen Graduate Students, Nov 4-8

Social Media Pride Week for First-Gen Graduate Students

Monday, November 4 to Friday, November 8, 2019
UW Bothell, Seattle, Tacoma campuses

All UW first-generation grad students across tri-campus are invited to participate in social media pride week!

A first-gen graduate student is in the first generation of their family to earn a Bachelor’s degree—and is now working towards a graduate degree.

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Social Hours for First-Gen Graduate Students, Nov 8

Social Hours for First-Gen Graduate Students

Friday, November 8, 2019
11 a.m.-12 p.m. & 3 p.m.-4 p.m.
Gates Commons (CSE 691), Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science & Engineering
Seattle campus

In recognition of National First-Generation College Celebration, the First-Gen Graduate Student Advisory Board and Core Programs in The Graduate School invite all first-generation graduate students across tri-campus to attend these free, informal social hours.

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Veterans Appreciation Programs, Nov 1-11

Veterans Appreciation Programs

November 1 through November 11, 2019
Multiple Locations

Join the University of Washington as we host our annual Veterans Appreciation programs. Veterans Appreciation is a cross-campus collaboration of units that work with and serve veterans across all three campuses of the university.

For more information and a full calendar of events across all three UW campuses, please visit the Office of Student Veteran Life’s Veterans Appreciation page.