Career Preparation: San José State University iSchool 2020 Diversity Webinar Series
The SJSU iSchool Diversity Committee invites you to attend our 2020 Diversity Webinar Series. All are welcome to attend these free webcasts and registration is not required. The sessions will be recorded and made available on the on-demand webcast page about two weeks after each event date. Webinars take place once a month from February-May and August-November 2020.
The Center for Teaching and Learning is offering a “Writing a Teaching Statement” workshop for graduate students and postdocs next Wednesday, February 19, from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Discover what teaching statements can look like, how to develop one (even if you have never been a TA), review examples, and brainstorm with peers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.