Call For Proposals: Winter Quarter Scholars’ Studio, Feb 7

Call For Proposals: Winter Quarter Scholars’ Studio

Deadline Thursday, February 7

Grad students and postdocs across tri-campus UW: Are you leading teaching, scholarship, research, practice (or any/all of the above) that is community engaged? Submit a proposal for a five-minute TED-style talk and join the winter quarter Scholars’ Studio, to be hosted Thursday, February 21 in the Research Commons. Continue reading

Funding: iSchool Scholarship Applications for Academic Year 2019-20, Feb 19

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Funding: iSchool Scholarship Applications for Academic Year 2019-2020

Deadline: February 19, 5PM PST

The Information School offers scholarships for continuing MLIS and MSIM students to help defray the cost of tuition for the 2019-20 academic year. (Please Note: these funds are not available for the current year. Students graduating in winter, spring or summer quarter are not eligible to apply for these funds.)

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Courses: EDUC 401F Pipeline Seminar offered in Autumn 2014

EDUC401 Poster_emailEDUC 401F Pipeline Seminar offered in Autumn 2014
Title:  Community, Technology, Literacy and You – Starting From Where We Are

In this seminar, we will be addressing community Informatics issues around literacy and digital access.  The class will be project-based and explore concerns such as how to promote digital literacy and early literacy.  It will investigate themes around access to information and technology in partnership with Casa Latina, a local non-profit. Topics and potential projects would engage students in multiple phases of a large-scale community project centered on literacy and inclusion, grant administration and reporting, and curriculum development and implementation for adults, children and families. Continue reading