The 15th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium, Apr 17

The 15th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium

UW Seattle HUB Ballroom
Wednesday, April 17 (2:00-4:30 PM)

Join the Center for Teaching and Learning for the UW’s 15th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium. This event is open to the public. Faculty, staff, and students from all three UW campuses will come together to:

  • Build conversation and community around teaching, learning, and related research
  • Highlight research and practices that advance student learning
  • Promote innovation in teaching and collaboration among practitioners of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) at UW

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Call for Workshop Participation: Algorithms on the Shop Floor: Data-driven Technologies in Organizational Context, Apr 19

Call for Workshop Participation: Algorithms on the Shop Floor: Data-driven Technologies in Organizational Context

Deadline: Applications due April 19, 2019

On June 14, 2019, Data & Society will host a workshop in NYC on the intersection of technology and organizational theory and practice. The workshop arises from an increasing need to understand how automated, algorithmic, AI, or otherwise data-driven technologies are being integrated into organizational contexts and processes. Continue reading

Funding: Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant, Mar 31

Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant

Deadline: Grant Proposals due by March 31, 2019 at 5:00 PM PDT

Broadening participation in computing is a core part of Microsoft’s values; accordingly, they are excited to continue the Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant that aims to recognize, support, and mentor diverse doctoral students as they complete their dissertation research in computing-related fields. Continue reading

Funding: ALA Diversity Research Grant Program, Apr 15

ALA Diversity Research Grant Program

Deadline: Proposals due by April 15, 2019 at midnight, PDT.

The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services seeks proposals for the Diversity Research Grant program. Applications may address any diversity-related topic which addresses critical gaps in the knowledge of diversity, equity and outreach issues within library and information science. Proposals are due by midnight Pacific time on April 15, 2019. Continue reading

Call for Participants: Three Minute Thesis, Apr 5

Call for Participants: Three Minute Thesis

Deadline to submit a proposal is April 5, 2019 at 11:59 PM, PDT.

Are you a UW graduate student in the final stages of your capstone, thesis or dissertation project? Apply to compete in Three Minute Thesis, where you’ll have the opportunity to present your research in just three minutes for cash prizes totaling $2,500. The 2019 UW Three Minute Thesis (UW 3MT®) Competition is open to all eligible graduate students from Bothell, Tacoma, and Seattle campuses. Continue reading

OWRC Writing Circle Networking Event, Jan 29

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.

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