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IHME Post-Bachelor Fellowship Program
Meeting Global Health’s Greatest Challenges Through Education and Innovation

The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington offers a Post-Bachelor Fellowship in Global Health that combines a full-time professional position, academic research, and education with progressive on-the-job training and mentoring from renowned group of professors.  This program provides Post-Bachelor Fellows the option to pursue for a fully-funded Master of Public Health at the University of Washington.

 Further information about the Post-Bachelor Fellowship program and how to apply can also be found at on the IHME Post-Bachelor Fellowship page.   There will also be an information session on January 6, 2015 at 3:00 pm (Pacific Time).

Additional Information on Flyer: Post-Bachelor Fellowship 2014 Job Announcement

 

Coffee Conservation

 

Please RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/noshonnaturecoffee

 

UPCOMING FLAS INFORMATION SESSIONS:

  • Denny Hall Rm 205: Th Dec 11, 12:30-1:20
  • Online Web Chat: Wed Dec 17, 3:30-4:30
  • Thomson Hall Rm 317: Wed Jan 7, 12:30-1:30
  • Online Web Chat: Tue January 13, 12-1 PM

Applications now open! Due January 30, 2015. Questions: email rldavis@uw.edu

For more information and to apply, visit http://www.jsis.washington.edu/advise/flas/

Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) available to undergraduate, graduate and professional students FLAS fellowships award tuition and a living stipend as follows:

Academic Year Graduate: $18,000 tuition, $15,000 living stipend Academic Year Undergraduate: $10,000 tuition, $5,000 living stipend Summer Graduate/Undergraduate: $5,000 tuition, $2,500 living stipend.

 

SAVE THE DATE!

The GO-MAP Undergrad-Grad Diversity Mixer

When:    Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 from 3:00-6:00 p.m.

Where:   The HUB North Ballroom

Cost:      Free admission & Free Food!

Click Here for Early Registration!

Come learn about graduate school opportunities, get your questions answered by current graduate students, enjoy  FREE food, and win prizes! This event is co-sponsored by GO-MAP & OMAD.

Work for social change through the Justice Leadership Program in Seattle!

September 2015 – August 2016

The Justice Leadership Program engages young adults (ages 21-35) in eleven months of justice advocacy and organizing, faith-based service, and leadership development.

  • INTERN with a non-profit dedicated to social, economic, and/or environmental justice (32 hours/week)*
  • SERVE within a progressive Christian congregation (United Church of Christ) and experience the integration of congregational life and social justice (5 hours/week)
  • LIVE in a simple intentional community with other young adults in Seattle’s lively Capitol Hill neighborhood
  • GROW through mentoring, vocational exploration, and reflection on faith and justice
  • Receive a monthly living stipend of $445, health insurance, and housing

Each year’s opportunities are different, but past and current interns have organized advocacy days in the state capital; testified at City Council, County Council, and EPA meetings; researched issues and developed curriculum on economic justice and immigration; coordinated the annual One Night Count of people without shelter; organized communities to advocate on homelessness, coal exports, and living wages; written legislative action alerts and blogs; registered voters without homes; helped start a young adult group and an alternative worship service in a church; and led educational forums in congregations on justice issues.

Visit our website: [[http:justiceleadership.org|justiceleadership.org]] or Facebook page: facebook/JusticeLeadershipProgram

Qualifications:

UCC Social Justice Interns are considered essential staff members in the organization where they are placed. Interns need to be confident in their written & oral communication skills, able to work independently and in a team, feel comfortable balancing multiple priorities and tasks, and have a passion for advocacy on a systemic level whether through environmental, social or economic justice.

Salary: 41 hours/week, $445/month stipend, health insurance, and housing provided

To Apply:

Apply for the 2015-2016 Justice Leadership Program year through the UCC Young Adult Service Communities Network: http://www.ucc.org/volunteer/yasc/

Applications due Feb 15, 2015 and processed in the order received

Questions? Please contact: Elizabeth Dickinson, JLP Program Manager, jlp.elizabeth@gmail.com or 206.498.4654

Questions about the national UCC Young Adult Service Communities Network? Please contact: Mary Schaller Blaufuss, Executive Director of Volunteer Ministries, blaufussm@ucc.org or 216.736.3214

 

 

Greetings from UW’s Office of International Programs and Exchanges!

Are you interested in studying Marine Biology in Australia? What about Business and Asian Studies in Japan? Or maybe Social Sciences in South Africa? With more than 66 direct exchange programs in 28 countries, UW has numerous overseas opportunities for students in a variety of majors. Most of the exchanges are available as either semester or year-long programs.

 Applications for Autumn 2015 exchange programs are due on January 15.

For more information, visit studyabroad.washington.edu or stop by 459 Schmitz Hall between 10 A.M. and 4 P.M. daily.

The Office of Admissions is starting another important recruitment cycle. We’re hiring the next talented class of student tour guides.

Enclosed is the link to the Campus Visit Programs tour guide application.  We are keenly interested in students who are fluent in more than one language.

The position pays $10/hour and is open to all students. Tour guides usually work two to four hours per week, except during the spring rush in March and April, where they can work upwards of 19.5 hours per week.

For further questions contact:

 

 

Information Session:   Foreign Affairs Fellowships – Pickering Graduate Fellowship and  Rangel Graduate international Affairs Program

Thursday, December 4, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm

171 Mary Gates Hall, Conference Room 171R

RSVP:  https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/311

These Foreign Service Fellowship Programs provides funding to participants as they are prepared academically and professionally to enter the United States Department of State Foreign Service.  Selected fellows will receive support for graduate school and will enter into one of the most exciting and rewarding careers available.   They seek highly motivated and academically excellent college graduating seniors or college graduates who have an interest in pursuing a Foreign Service career in the U.S. Department of State.

National Application Deadlines:

Rangel International Affairs Program – Wednesday, January 14, 2015 (Applicant and Recommenders’ Letters)

Pickering Fellowship – Friday, January 16, 2015 (Applicant); Friday, January 23, 2015 (Recommenders’ Letters)

 

If you have questions, please contact Mona Pitre-Collins, mpitre@uw.edu  in the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards.

For Undergraduates:

Paid Summer 2015 Undergraduate Research Placements:

Over 800 programs – REU, NASA and other paid summer research opportunities for undergrads

http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/undergrads.aspx

 

For Financial Support in Graduate School:

Fellowships and graduate programs in a wide variety of STEM disciplines:

http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/grad.aspx

For NASA-supported internships, fellowships and scholarships:  

http://intern.nasa.gov

 

For tips on applying and associated resources:

http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/toolbox.aspx

 

For opportunities specifically in the Ocean Sciences:

http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/oceanscience.aspx

 

For opportunities specifically in Engineering:

http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/engineering.aspx

 

For more information contact:

Institute for Broadening Participation

Follow us on Facebook!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pathways-to-Science/120825625433

 

The University of Washington Women’s Center is offering GRE Prep and Basic Math refresher courses this winter.

For more information please see the following:

GRE PREP

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