Autumn Quarter – Southern Lushootseed Language Table, Every Thursday

Autumn Quarter – Southern Lushootseed Language Table

Every Thursday
4:30-6:00 PM
Thomson Hall Room 335

The Southern Lushootseed Language Table is back for Autumn quarter 2019! The table is open to all, including members of the community, you don’t have to be affiliated with the UW to attend. Anyone can drop in for the language table any time. No previous experience necessary. You can come for just one meeting or every week through the end of the quarter. You’ll leave with basic pronunciation principles, useful everyday phrases, and some new friends.

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Internship: Spring 2020 Internships at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Nov 1

Spring 2020 Internships at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Deadline: Spring 2020 internship applications due November 1, 2019

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is currently accepting applications for Spring 2020 internships in multiple departments. The Spring 2020 Internship Program will begin on Tuesday, January 21 and end on Friday, April 17. Spring internships require a commitment of at least two days per week, with the number of hours depending on the availability of the student and preference of the department. Candidates must be current college juniors or seniors, or current graduate students to be considered.

They are offer $500 stipends to all undergraduate students and $1,000 stipends to all graduate students who are accepted into the Spring 2020 Internship Program.

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Employment: Harborview Medical Center, EthnoMed Database Database Content Migration Assistant, Oct 11

Employment: Harborview Medical Center, EthnoMed Database Database Content Migration Assistant

Deadline: Applications due by October 11, 2019

The folks at Harborview are migrating their EthnoMed database and are looking for a couple of interested MLIS students. A joint program of Harborview Medical Center and the UW Health Sciences Libraries, the EthnoMed website was created in 1994 by clinicians and librarians to meet information needs of Harborview care providers and their refugee and immigrant patients who come from ethnic communities relying heavily on Harborview for their care. The program operates out of Harborview’s Interpreter Services Department with technical, server and systems support from UW Health Sciences Library. This is a 12-week, paid position. Continue reading

Funding: ARLIS/NA Student Advancement Awards Open for Applications, Dec 9

Funding: ARLIS/NA Student Advancement Awards Open for Applications

Deadline: Applications due for both awards by December 9, 2019

The ARLIS/NA Student Advancement Awards subcommittee is accepting applications for the Gerd Muehsam Award and the Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award for 2019-20! The deadline for both awards is December 9th, 2019, but we hope that eligible students will submit their internship applications and student papers related to arts librarianship or visual resources as soon as possible.

Current students and recent graduates of programs in library/information science, art history, architectural history, architecture, studio art, or museum studies are encouraged to apply. Applicants may apply for both awards. Continue reading

Internship: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Cultural Heritage Center

The Cultural Heritage Center in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State is recruiting an intern for Summer 2020. This is an unpaid position based in Washington, D.C. They are looking for a student with background in Library Sciences to create a collections management strategy for the Center’s small research library, which is focused on archaeology and art history materials. Continue reading

Webinar: From Beyond our Borders: Providing Health Information Outreach to Immigrant and Refugee Populations, Sept 13

From Beyond our Borders: Providing Health Information Outreach to Immigrant and Refugee Populations.

Derek Johnson, Health Professionals Outreach Librarian Specialist for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine Greater Midwest Region
September 13, 2019 at 1:30 PM, EST
Free

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