Daily Archives: November 10, 2014

Bone Marrow Drive

This Thursday, November 13th, Puget Sound Blood Center Volunteers @ UW (aka Cancer Crusaders) are holding their first bone marrow drive!

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SR-SCP Talk: Jordan Gans-Morse, 11/14 (Fri), 12:00-1:20pm, Olson Room

I am delighted to announce our next talk for the Severyns-Ravenholt Seminar in Comparative Politics (SR-SCP). Please find the paper (and the appendix) in the attachment. When: Friday, 11/14, 12:00–1:20pm Who: Jordan Gans-Morse, Northwestern University (Graduate student discussant: Nora Williams, UW) Where: Olson Room … Continue reading

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CSSS Seminar: Wed 11/12, Daniel Lee (Columbia Statistics) “Stan: A Platform for Bayesian Inference”

Center for Statistics and the Social Sciences (CSSS) Seminar ============================================================== Speaker: Daniel Lee (Columbia Statistics) Title: Stan: A Platform for Bayesian Inference Time: 12:30 pm on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Place: Savery 409 Abstract: Stan is a high-level statistical modeling … Continue reading

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Composition and Writing Courses and Support Resources for Multilingual/International Students

Each quarter, the Expository Writing Program offers sections of our English 131 composition course specifically designed for MLL (multilingual) students. These MLL sections are taught by teachers with expertise in both teaching composition, and teaching English to speakers of other languages. The … Continue reading

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Winter 2015 – Sustainability 239 – OPEN spaces!

ENVIR 239 – Sustainability:  Personal Choices, Broad Impacts Instructor:  Megan Horst, Program on the Environment Kristi Straus, Program on the Environment Days and Time:  MWF, 1:30-2:20pm Credits:  3 (SLN 14185) or 5 (SLN 14186, requires additional 50 hours of service learning) Answer questions such … Continue reading

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Upcoming FLAS Fellowship Information Session Wed Nov 12, 3:30-4:30 in Smith 309

UPCOMING FLAS INFORMATION SESSIONS: -Smith Hall Rm 309: Wed Nov 12, 3:30-4:30 -UW Tacoma International Week, CP 331 (Cherry Parkes), Nov 19, 12:30 PM -Thomson Hall Rm 317: Th Nov 20, 2:30-3:30 -Thomson Hall Rm 317: Th Dec 4, 3:30-4:30 … Continue reading

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IWP Linked Course Offerings for Winter 2015

The award-winning Interdisciplinary Writing Program (IWP: https://depts.washington.edu/engl/iwp) links writing courses with lectures across campus.  For students new to the University of Washington, these paired lecture/writing courses create a learning community that can be a wonderful introduction to the UW, and to research, writing … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Interview Workshop

Pre-Health Interview Workshop Tuesday, December 2nd, beginning at 5:30 pm Wondering how to stand out as a candidate for medical, dental, pharmacy, or other health professional school? Join admissions deans and directors from the UW Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmacy, … Continue reading

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