Category Archives: Personal Development

Finishing Your Internship with the Guidance of the Career Center

“Much like sports teams analyze game tapes to pinpoint what worked and didn’t work so they can develop a plan to enhance future play, interns should look back and critically reflect on their internship…and look forward and plan next steps.” … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk – Drop-in Counseling

Life as a UW student can be complicated and complex, trying to survive your classes, enjoy your personal life, and work toward building a career. If you feel like you’re struggling, Let’s Talk is a perfect opportunity to see how … Continue reading

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Welcome to Week 2!

After a week of full-bloom cherry blossoms and lovely weather, it looks like we’ve settled into a rainy April after all! As you get settled into your classes and start getting back into the habits and rhythms of the quarter, … Continue reading

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Study Skills Workshops – Wait, When is that Due??

Yesterday, I posted about services that the Academic Support Programs office is offering to support students, including a series of study skills workshops they’re offering over the next few weeks. We here in Advising want to highlight these workshops, particularly … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Each year, the University of Washington – in partnership with United Way of King County – hosts the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, an event that engages nearly three thousand volunteers in day-long service projects throughout King County. … Continue reading

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Featured Graduate: Jeff Cornejo, ’16

Welcome to our November Featured Graduate Spotlight! This is an opportunity for us to introduce current majors to recent graduates and what they’re doing now – which means it’s also an opportunity for current majors to learn how to make … Continue reading

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Welcome to a Wet Week 9!

Welcome back from Thanksgiving Break, everyone! As you can see, the rain has finally descended on Seattle, so grab your raincoats, rubber galoshes, and umbrellas (unless you’re from the area…then just enjoy getting wet, I guess?) because it’s gonna be … Continue reading

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