Funding: iSchool Scholarship Applications for Academic Year 2019-2020
Deadline: February 19, 5PM PST
The Information School offers scholarships for continuing MLIS and MSIM students to help defray the cost of tuition for the 2019-20 academic year. (Please Note: these funds are not available for the current year. Students graduating in winter, spring or summer quarter are not eligible to apply for these funds.)
Call for Proposals: 15th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium
Deadline January 16, 2019 at 5:00 PM PST
All UW graduate students, faculty and staff are invited to share their innovative evidence-based teaching practices or research at the 15th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium (April 17, HUB Ballroom, UW Seattle). Continue reading
RSVP FOR THE WELCOME RECEPTION
Welcome Reception for International Graduate Students
Monday, October 29, 5:30–7 p.m.
HUB 250, UW Seattle Campus ( Campus Map | Google Map)
New and returning international Master’s and Doctoral students, welcome and welcome back! Join Core Programs for a start-of-the-year celebration with good food and beverages. This is an opportunity to connect and celebrate your graduate school journey.
We all deserve a joyful time of relaxation and connection so come to this event! During the reception, several returning graduate students are going to share pearls of wisdom from their grad school experiences. We look forward to seeing you!
For questions , please email Ziyan Bai at Core Programs.
RSVP for the workshop
Building Effective Communication Skills:
A Workshop for International Graduate Students
Monday, October 29, 4–5:15 p.m.
HUB 250, UW Seattle Campus ( Campus Map | Google Map) Continue reading
Two opportunities from Osage University Providers regarding tech startups or ideas for tech companies:
The first is a talk by David Dorsey on November 8 from 12-1:30pm and includes a free lunch. The talk is entitled, “Dividing Startup Equity: Keeping a Piece of the Pie.” The details, as well as the RSVP link are attached in the PDF above.
The second opportunity are Office Hours with David. This program is intended for faculty, post docs, and graduate students who are working on building an early stage startup or simply have an idea for a tech company and need advice.
Please RSVP for Office Hours here.
Are you a current MLIS or MSIM student, or alum of one of these programs? Do you love the iSchool and want to tell people about it? Are you interested in outreach and connecting with prospective students? Do you like events and volunteering?
If any of the above statements apply to you, then please consider signing up for the iVisit Host program. Some of you might have taken part in an iVisit when you were investigating the MSIM or MLIS program yourself—this is your opportunity to help prospective students decide if the UW iSchool is the right place for them! Continue reading