Funding: SEED Scholarship, Feb 28

Funding: SEED Scholarship

Deadline: Applications due by February 28, 2020.

The S.E.E.D Scholarship aims to positively acknowledge the contributions of undocumented students enrolled at the University of Washington. This award recognizes UW students for their resilience, involvement in the community and demonstrated leadership. The recipient will receive a one-time award that will be dispensed in the 2020-2021 academic year. The award is made available through generous contributions to La Raza Student Commission and its constituents.

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Career Exploration Strategies: A Workshop for International Graduate Students

Career Exploration Strategies: A Workshop for International Graduate Students

Monday, February 24, 2020
4 – 5 PM
Husky Union Building (HUB) Room 332
UW Seattle Campus

International graduate students (master’s and doctoral) are invited to join Core Programs for a hands-on workshop to start your career exploration. This tailored workshop will present an overview of career exploration strategies on the topics of networking, informational interviews, LinkedIn profile, and job search as an international graduate student.

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Registration: Summer 2020 Study Abroad – Human-Centered Design in London, Feb 15

Registration: Summer 2020 Study Abroad – Human-Centered Design in London

Deadline: Applications due by February 15, 2020.

WHEN: Aug. 22 – Sept. 12, 2020
CREDITS: 5
TUITION: $4,250 financial aid and scholarships available
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Feb. 15, 2020

Explore critical practice rooted in London’s vibrant Design culture!

Join Human Centered Design & Engineering faculty members Drs. Brock Craft and Tyler Fox on an international exploration of Experience Design. London is a globally significant crossroads for creative cultures of all kinds, and has a thriving Design and UX scene. The city presents opportunities for developing a deeper understanding of how to engineer interactions and experiences. The program is designed for students who are eager to explore experience design in the diverse and rich context that is London.

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Fellowship: Spring Data Science Fellowship Opportunity, Feb 11

Fellowship: Spring Data Science Fellowship Opportunity

Deadline: Applications due by February 11, 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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Call for Volunteers: UW Center for an Informed Public MisInfoDay, Feb 14

Call for Volunteers: UW Center for an Informed Public MisInfoDay

Deadline: Applications due by Friday, February 14, 2020.

UW’s new Center for an Informed Public is hosting the second annual MisInfoDay event on Monday, March 16, from 10:00-2:15. They expect 500 high school students, teachers, and librarians to come ready to learn about how to identify and combat mis- and disinformation.

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Panel: First-Gens Share Their Digital Stories, Feb 5

Panel: First-Gens Share Their Digital Stories

Wednesday, February 5, 2020
3:30 to 5:00 pm (Doors open at 3)
School of Social Work Building room 305
Seattle Campus

UW First-Gen graduate students, staff, and faculty will screen their powerful digital stories of being in the first generation of their families to earn bachelor’s degrees and more, followed by a panel conversation.

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TPL 2020 Distinguished Lecture – Taking Care: Code and Control

TPL 2020 Distinguished Lecture – Taking Care: Code and Control

Tuesday, February 11th
7:00 pm
Kane Hall
University of Washington, Seattle

The Tech Policy Lab is thrilled to announce its 2020 Distinguished Lecture | Taking Care: Code and Control in a Technological Future, which will take place next Tuesday, February 11th at 7:00 pm in Kane Hall (University of Washington, Seattle).

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