Winter Quarter GO-MAP Event Schedule
Winter Quarter is well under way and the Graduate Opportunities & Minority Achievement Program (GO-MAP) will be hosting a variety of events in the upcoming weeks for graduate students of color.
Within the next week, GO-MAP will be hosting a Real Talk Tuesday and their first Community Social of the quarter. Real Talk Tuesday’s provides a space for graduate students to relax, kick back, and talk about real issues in partnership with the Center for Communication, Difference, and Equity (CCDE). Community Socials provide students an opportunity to engage with fellow graduate students of color and build support networks among affinity groups. The first Community Social will take place on February 6 in Kane 225 and the next Real Talk Tuesday will take place on February 12 in CMU 129.
Conference: 2019 Praxis Conference – Anti-Racist Pedagogy: Visions and Practices for Institutional Change
Deadline: Registration due by Tuesday, February 19, 2019
February 22, 2019
9 AM to 3 PM
Cascade Rooms, Haggett Hall
2019 Praxis Conference Registration Info:
Please consider attending the fifth annual 2019 Praxis Conference on the UW Seattle campus on Feb 22 (Fri) from 9 am to 3 pm at the Cascade Rooms, Haggett Hall. Registration is now open and available here. There is no cost for attendance and refreshments, but registration should be submitted in advance by Feb 19 (Tue) so that they know how many people to expect.
RE-IMAGINING Red Square: A Creative Ideas Challenge
Deadline: Registration Closes Monday, January 28, 2019
RE-IMAGINING Red Square is a creative ideas challenge for the University of Washington’s Central Plaza, commonly known as Red Square. First place team will receive $5,000 in scholarship funds to be distributed among all team members.
About Educational Workshop for iSchool International Students
January 30, 2019
If you’re an international student or alum on a student Visa (F or J) and you want to continue working in the United States after graduation, Legalpad Inc. invites you to attend this upcoming workshop.
Relaxation Study Break
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
2:00 – 4:00 PM, iLounge
Do the winter months have you exhausted? Join iSchool Student Services for a rejuvenating study break full of food and fun.
OWRC Writing Circle Networking Event, Jan 29
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
3:30 – 4:30 PM
Allen Library Research Commons
The Odegaard Writing and Research Center (OWRC) is co-hosting a writing circle networking event with GPSS and the Research Commons on Tuesday, January 29 at 3:30 pm in the Research Commons. It aims to help grads and postdocs from all backgrounds connect and form writing circles for their projects. A reception with refreshments will follow.