English-Related Undergraduate Student Organizations
Bricolage is the
UW's undergraduate literary arts magazine, which is staffed by undergraduate
editor, poetry editor, fiction editor,
graphics editor, marketing director, etc.) elected each spring by their
peers. Other students who wish to get involved with Bricolage can sign up to
be part of one or more editorial ("reading") groups. These groups
meet to read all of the submissions to the journal and to make a group decision
pieces will ultimately be published. To get involved, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bricolage accepts submissions at various times throughout the year. See their
website for details.
Sigma Tau Delta is the international
English Honors Society. You can join the UW Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta whether
or not you are a member of the international
organization. Check their website for
membership details, activities, scholarships, etc., or contact them at email@example.com.
AU is the UW's
speculative fiction journal, a quarterly that is "dedicated to fantasy,
science fiction, magical realism and other strange and mystical genres." For
more information about getting involved or submitting your work, visit their website or
page, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Write Away! is
a campus writers' group that meets on Wednesday evenings. Information about
meetings is disseminated
over the englmajors
e-mail list. You can reach Write Away! at email@example.com or
see their facebook
Manic Mouth Congress is a literary arts and poetry
slam collective that puts on spoken word events at the University of Washington
Visit their Tumblr page
or their Facebook page for more information, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Castalia is a monthly reading
series at the Richard Hugo House Literary Arts
Center featuring graduate students,
faculty, and alumni from the Creative Writing Program at the University of
PRSSA is the Public
Relations Student Society of America at the University of Washington, an
organization providing tools for students so that they can prepare for various
public relations careers through speakers, workshops, and networking.
The UW Film Club describes itself as "a ragtag band of cinephiles
who meet weekly-ish to watch and chat about film and television." They
also hold quarterly filmmaking contests and strive to support student filmmaking
film appreciation in the campus community. See an article about the club in
the Arts & Sciences Perspectives newsletter or visit their Facebook page.
College of Arts and Sciences Groups
ArtsLink and WordLink are
collaborative community of arts-related academic majors designed to help students
with faculty, courses, resources, opportunities, and events at the UW and beyond.
ArtsLink encompasses the visual, literary, and performing arts, and WordLink
focuses on the language- and literature-related majors.
Other Student Organizations
The UW has hundreds of special-interest Registered
Student Organizations (RSOs) sponsored through the Student
Activities Office. For a
list categorized by topic, see the RSO