Daily Archives: May 8, 2014

FREE! Seattle UW/ Diversity and Careers in the Information Age, May 17, 8am-6pm, UW Club/ NAAM

Are you or is anyone you know considering a career in community work or cultural preservation through information technology and/or libraries?   FREE one-day workshop – find out about graduate education and careers in technology and library and information science! … Continue reading

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New Taboo Language and Swearing Course – VLPA Credits!

New Course! LINGUISTICS 242: INTRODUCTION TO MEANING:SWEARING and TABOO LANGUAGE Offered: MW 10:30-12:20p (Fall 2014) Instructor: Laura McGarrity, Lecturer (lauramcg@uw.edu) Dept. of Linguistics, Guggenheim 4th floor This 5-credit course investigates swear words and taboo language. Discussions will cover the linguistic, pragmatic, neurological, psychological, … Continue reading

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Take a Survey to help fellow SOC Majors out on a project

Senior Sociology majors in the class “Race, Sports and Higher Education” have developed research questions and discussed the best ways to collect data that would allow for them to analyze their questions.  Two of the research teams decided on drafting a survey for … Continue reading

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Celebrating Asian American & Pacific Islander Month in May

In the spirit of honoring the many contributions of the Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities, we invite you to join us in our journey to learn about the richness of diversity in language, religion, culture and traditions that … Continue reading

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Preparing for Graduate School – GRDSCH 200, SUMMER 2014

As you may know, the Graduate School offers an excellent class for students interested in exploring graduate study in more detail:  GRDSCH 200, Preparing for Graduate Education.  And it is on the schedule for summer quarter with plenty of room!  SLN# … Continue reading

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Evans School Information Session

The Evans School of Public Affairs is pleased to invite UW Sociology students to an information session to learn about our Master of Public Administration (MPA) and Ph.D. in Public Policy & Management degree programs. The session will include information on curricula, the admissions process, career … Continue reading

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2014 UWAA Multicultural Alumni Partnership Scholarship – DEADLINE Friday 5/30

The University of Washington Alumni Association (UWAA) Multicultural Alumni Partnership (MAP) awards scholarships to deserving University of Washington students who need financial assistance to assist with their progress toward a degree at the UW. Funding for these scholarships comes from contribution from UW alumni … Continue reading

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