Monthly Archives: December 2014

Enroll in Research Exposed! for Winter Quarter (General Studies 391 D)

Research Exposed! (GEN ST 391 D) offers undergraduates an opportunity to learn about current, exciting research in a wide variety of disciplines, including the process of discovery, how faculty come up with an idea for research, how inquiry is structured in the different … Continue reading

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Openings in Winter Quarter Writing Courses Offering “C” or “W” Credit

Are you looking for a 5-credit composition course linked with an interesting lecture course in the Humanities, Social Sciences, or Natural Sciences? The following IWP linked writing courses offer “C” or “W” credit, and they also help students succeed in the linked lecture … Continue reading

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CHID is offering Explo Sems in 2015

Want to go abroad with CHID next year, but can’t be away for long? An Exploration Seminar may be the perfect fit for you! Explo Sems are 3-4 week programs that take place during late August/early September, in the interim between Summer … Continue reading

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MSIM Recruiting Event today

MSIM Information Session: Wednesday, December 10, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Allen Auditorium No RSVP is necessary for this session. If you are unable to attend in person, you can do so virtually. Log into the session at the designated time and … Continue reading

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Politics of Pre-K – great intro to examining research, policies and politics behind early education

Hello – this course is being offered on Thursdays from 4:30 – 6:50 and is open to graduate students and undergraduates!  We will look at both the public policies and politics behind the expansion of high quality early education. Utilizing lecture, discussion, … Continue reading

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New course: Trans-Pacific Christianities

JSIS C 490C | Jackson School of International Studies | University of Washington Special Topics in Comparative Religion: “Trans-Pacific Christianities” Winter 2015 | MW 1:30 – 3:30 | 5 credits | Dr. Justin Tse | As the title suggests, … Continue reading

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Special Volunteer Opportunity

GLOBAL ZERO ACTION CORPS “Global Zero is grassroots organizing at its finest.” -UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon At Global Zero, the international movement for the elimination of nuclear weapons, we’re fueled by the creativity and passion of young people – members … Continue reading

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UWRA Scholarship in Aging announcement

Up to four scholarships of $4,000 each will be awarded to UW students studying toward a career in aging-related research or provision of services to older adults. Who is eligible:  Currently enrolled UW undergraduate, graduate or professional students with a career … Continue reading

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Great class! American Religion and Asian America

JSIS C 490 C (Special Topics) Trans-Pacific Christianities, American Religion and Asian America MW  1:30 – 3:30 Tse This course interrogates two obsessions. First, American religious practitioners have long been obsessed with a Christian encounter with Asia and Asian Americans. Second, … Continue reading

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Application period open for 2015 Fulbright UK Summer Institutes

The US-UK Fulbright Commission has opened applications for the UK Summer Institute Award Programmes for US Undergraduates. Each Programme varies in duration, from three to six weeks, and offers students a fantastic opportunity to be immersed in the study of British academics … Continue reading

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