Event: iSchool Capstone 2014, June 5

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iSchool Capstone

Thursday, June 5, 2014
6 – 9 p.m.
Husky Union Building (HUB) Ballroom 
Capstone showcases the breadth of skills and expertise students develop in the Informatics, MLIS and MSIM programs and allows them to demonstrate how they have been using information as a tool for transformation in their personal, academic and professional lives.

The Capstone event will feature poster presentations by students and networking opportunities. The highlight of the evening is an award ceremony showcasing presentations of premiere projects that were determined by judges and guests. Capstone project collaborators include organizations from the public, private, and non-profit sectors.

All are welcome to attend: industry professionals and employers; UW and iSchool alumni, students, faculty, and prospective students; and family and friends of the presenting students.

6 to 8:15 p.m.     Poster presentations, welcome and audience voting
8:15 to 9 p.m.     Awards

More information:  https://ischool.uw.edu/events/ischool-capstone

UWAA License Plate Scholarship Gift Program

UW License PlateFor all graduates of our programs, the UW Alumni Association is excited to offer a free UW license plate—nearly a $50 value!

Upgrade current plates to an official UW license plate and we’ll cover the first year’s fees. With every annual renewal of tabs, you will be directly supporting student scholarships. It’s a gift that keeps on giving—and a win-win for you and the UW.

Visit the Alumni Association website for more details and to apply for your free UW license plate. This offer ends August 31, 2011.

iSchool Convocation — Final Call for Registration

If you are a graduating student and have not yet signed up for iSchool Convocation (on June 9 at 8pm in Meany Hall Theatre), time is running out.  All registrations and ticket requests for iSchool Convocation must be placed by Sunday, May 15 at 5pm.  No requests will be accepted after this date so do it today!  You can read more about iSchool Convocation, UW Graduation at Husky Stadium, and find the link to the Convocation survey at: 
http://ischool.uw.edu/resources/students/graduation

Information School 2010 Convocation audio recording on iTunes U

The recording from iSchool Convocation 2010, including Harry’s spirited remarks, the student awards and keynote speaker Mary Czerwinski from Microsoft’s Visualization and Interaction Group, is now up on iTunes U: 

http://depts.washington.edu/itunes/

To get to the podcast by browsing iTunes:

  • launch iTunes from the UW page
  • Go to the “It Happened at the UW” category
  • Look for Information School 2010 Convocation

You can also  just go this link: 
http://deimos3.apple.com/WebObjects/Core.woa/Browse/washington-public.2632175209