Call for Papers: International Committee Focus Panel Session on Korean Children’s Literature
Deadline: September 15, 2019
47th Annual Children’s Literature Association Conference
Hosted by University of Washington
June 18 – 20, 2020
The International Committee of the Children’s Literature Association is planning a special focus panel on Korean children’s literature, to be presented at the 47th Children’s Literature Association Conference. This conference will be held in Bellevue, Washington, and hosted by the University of Washington from June 18 through 20, 2020. Continue reading
UW Women’s Center GRE Prep Days
If you’re thinking about continuing your education by applying to a graduate program that has a GRE admissions requirement, the UW Women’s Center is hosting two GRE Prep Days this Autumn. There will be two sessions, one in September and one in October. Both sessions will be on the UW Seattle campus in Savery Hall. The cost is $375.
Math Camp 2019
University of Washington Seattle Campus
September 9 – 13, 2019
Lecture: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lab: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Deadline: Applications due by September 6, 2019
Math Camp is an intensive one-week introduction to fundamental concepts of mathematics and probability designed to help prepare social science graduate students for advanced courses in statistical methodology in general, and CSSS courses in particular. Math Camp does not assume prior exposure to this material, but does assume basic math skills through high school algebra. The idea of math camp is to provide students with the conceptual foundation, basic tools, and confidence necessary to successfully undertake future study of statistics in the social sciences. It will also provide lecture notes and web materials for students to refresh their memories of key concepts and tools before embarking on CSSS courses.
Employment: Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS) AY 2019-2020 Staff Positions
The Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS) at the University of Washington is looking to fill their staff positions for the 2019-20 academic year! They have nine openings:
- Executive Assistant
- Communications Director
- Event Director
- Policy Director
- Organizing Director
- Office Manager
- Creative Director
- Senate Clerk
- Budget Specialist
Follow this link to the online job application platform Handshake, create your account, and apply for any of the positions that are listed under their titles above.
If you have any questions please contact Matt McKeown, Vice President of Internal Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Employment: Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center Graduate Student Mentor
Deadline: Applications due via email no later than Aug 9, 2019
Through a partnership with the UW Career & Internship Center, the Carlson
Leadership & Public Service Center works with a team of graduate students in the ongoing development and implementation of the Undergraduate Community-Based Internship Program (UCBI). This paid internship provides a unique opportunity for UW graduate students to learn more about program administration, facilitating student learning around equity issues, and linking experiential opportunities to career readiness. Students will gain a better understanding of the strengths and challenges faced by non-profit partners and communities in the Seattle area.
Employment: UW HUB Programming & Events Graduate Internship
Deadline: Applications due via Handshake (Job ID: 2899957) no later than Aug 9, 2019
The HUB Programming & Events Graduate Intern works with the Assistant Director for Communications & Development to create, plan, and facilitate HUB-initiated programming. HUB programming is supplemental to existing campus programming in content, time, and place. The goal of HUB programming is to build community and connection, create a lively and engaged student union, and provide new and unique experiences for students. The HUB Programming & Events Graduate Intern will work to identify opportunities, partnering with Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) and other UW departments to fulfill the HUB mission. Continue reading
Workshop: Graduate Student Research Institute
The Graduate Student Research Institute (GSRI) is a free and asynchronous multi-day online workshop for new and returning UW graduate students the tools and strategies they need to research smarter, not harder. Continue reading