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If you enjoy connecting with new students through outdoor activities, then you’re in the right place!

The Outdoor Adventure program has been helping first year students to the University of Washington find ways to access and enjoy the outdoors in the Pacific Northwest. Outdoor Adventures are 3-day camping trips that focus on team-building and leadership activities through kayaking, rafting, and low/high ropes courses. New students have the opportunity to register for an Outdoor Adventure trip the weekend before their summer Advising and Orientation. For more information about the trips, please visit our website.

More information can be found at upcoming information sessions (details below) or at www.fyp.washington.edu/apply.    

Information Sessions:

  • Thursday 4/3- 3:30pm – 4:00pm in Mary Gates Hall, room 120
  • Monday 4/7- 3:30pm – 4:00pm in Mary Gates Hall, room 120

Questions about the positions available? Email us at: OA Leader – ali17@uw.edu, DD Leader – dawgdaze@uw.edu

We have an opening for a full-time Education Specialist in our Graduation Success Department.  Below is the posting ad, which leads applicants to our website for the complete job description and application instructions.

Ed Specialist – Feb 2014

Applications for the 2014-15 Peer Adviser staff are now open! Students can apply via Husky Jobs (HuskyJobs ID# 77275) or by submitting a cover letter and resume to the UAA Advising Office (MGH 141) attention Julie Larsen. Applications are due March 21st.

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The Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium is pleased to announce the opening of the Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) application as of today.

The program offers paid summer internships at STEM labs located around the University of Washington campus and affiliated agencies. Full-time internships are paid $4,000 and part-time internships are paid $2,000. The program dates are from June 13 – August 22 or UW summer quarter.

The application deadline is April 18.

UW undergraduate students may find the application details at the following URL:

http://www.waspacegrant.org/for_students/student_internships/wsgc_internships/SURP_for_students.html

Inquiries should be sent to nasa@uw.edu.

Now Hiring Student Office Assistants

Department: DO-IT, College of Engineering
Job Title: Student Hourly Office Assistant
Location: 4545 15th Ave NE

Take advantage of this great opportunity to build your resume, support people with disabilities, and work on campus for an award-winning program!

DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) supports people with disabilities to succeed in college and careers. We are hiring detail-oriented, computer-savvy, self-motivated undergraduates with excellent customer service skills and Macintosh experience. Duties include reception, office support, word processing, data entry, desktop publishing, and much more in a team-oriented environment.

Work 12-19.5 hours/week (more hours usually available during breaks). Shifts available Mon-Fri, 9:00AM-5:15PM. Must be enrolled for at least 6 credits and able to commit for a year or more. $10.50/ hr to start.

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For a complete job description and application instructions, visit this website: http://www.washington.edu/uwit/employment/sjobs.html

 

The Urban Prep Fellows Program: A Unique Year of Service Opportunity in Urban Education

In Chicago, just one in forty African-American boys in public schools earns a college degree by age 25. But for four years in a row at Urban Prep Academies, the nationʼs first network of all-male charter public high schools, 100% of seniors have gained admission to attend four-year colleges and universities.

Do you have the skills, passion and energy to help us to continue to prepare urban boys to succeed in college? If so, consider applying to join the Urban Prep Fellows Program, a distinctive full-time, one-year service fellowship opportunity for recent college graduates.  Urban Prep Fellows augment and support regular classroom learning by building bonds with first year students through academic and personal advising, managing after-school activities, communicating with families and leading a small-group seminar course. During their service year, Fellows are provided with housing, transportation, health and dental insurance and a monthly living stipend.

Complete our online application today.

Deadline: February 15th, 2014.

Applications submitted after February 15th will be reviewed on a rolling basis if positions are still available.

Learn more about Urban Prep by viewing this short video, visiting the Urban Prep Fellows website at http://www.UrbanPrep.org/fellows , or finding us on Facebook and twitter.

For any questions please contact Fellows Program Manager, Dom McKoy, at dmckoy@urbanprep.org or 312-276-0259 x1128.

 

 

 

 

 

City Year is Hiring

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City Year is a great opportunity to build career experience, leadership skills and make a difference in the lives of children. We are currently offering full-time positions to college graduates interested in doing a paid, year of service.

Our Winter application deadline is February 15, 2014
Apply Now!

- Receive a $5,645 scholarship upon completion
- Partnerships with 100+ grad schools for 25% – 100% tuition scholarships
- Serve in your choice of 25 different cities
2500 positions to fill across the country, with over 2000 still to fill
- Health insurance and loan forbearance provided for participants
- Extensive training and professional development

For more information contact City Year Recruitment at

westregionrecruitment@cityyear.org.

City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation.  Visit cityyear.org to learn more.

 

 

 

 

DATE WORKSHOP TIME / LOCATION
Thursday, January 16th Statement of Purpose 7:00PM | MGH 238
Monday, January 20th Statement of Purpose 6:00PM | MGH 254
Tuesday, January 28th Resumes/Cover Letters 6:00PM | MGH 254
Wednesday, February 12th Resumes/Cover Letters 6:00PM | MGH
Sunday, February 23rd Resumes/Cover Letters 6:00PM | MGH
Thursday, February 27th Self-Editing 6:00PM | MGH
Monday, March 10th English 131 Outcomes Workshop 5:00PM | MGH
Tuesday, March 11th English 131 Outcomes Workshop 5:00PM |Poplar Hall 106
Wednesday, March 12th English 131 Outcomes Workshop 5:00PM |McCarty Hall 334
Thursday, March 13th English 131 Outcomes Workshop 5:00PM | MGH

 

The Experiment in International Living is looking for exceptional educators to lead our immersive summer programs for high school students in 2014. These individuals will lead groups of typically 15 students on programs in over 20 countries in Europe, the Americas, Africa, and Asia. Ideal candidates will have a demonstrated interest in intercultural and experiential learning, in-depth experience living abroad, competency in the language of the host culture, and experience working with young people. We are currently accepting applications through February 15, 2014.  For more information on becoming a group leader and instructions on how to apply, please visit http://www.experimentinternational.org.

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Career (Re)Launch Workshop

Whether you’re looking to land your first job or transition to a new role after being in the workforce for several years, the UW Career Center can help guide you through your next move. The Career (Re)Launch Workshop combines three key job search workshops for alumni:

LinkedIn or Left Out?
How to build or improve an existing LinkedIn profile and use it effectively to network and gather career information.

Job Search Strategies
Learn about the most successful job search strategies, how to use them and tips for finding a job in a recovering economy.

Successful Interviewing
Practical information and tips to help you ace any interview by exploring popular questions and how to answer them, interview preparation techniques and more.

Coffee and light refreshments provided by Starbucks.

When: Thursday, Feb. 27
5:30–8:30 p.m.
Where: Mary Gates Hall, Room 134
UW Career Center, Seattle Campus
Cost: Free; advance registration encouraged.

 Register Here

 

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