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Are you interested in immersing yourself in the beauty and richness of the Yakama and Makah culture? Do you love working with elementary students? Do you want a deep, engaging, non-traditional learning experience in Washington State?

If you answered yes to the above questions, consider applying for the “Telling Our Stories: Yakama Nation and Neah Bay” project, a partnership between the UW’s Pipeline Project and the Yakama Nation and Neah Bay Elementary School.

Dawg Daze Leader applications are now available! Join us in welcoming new Huskies to campus – get great volunteer experience, make friends and have fun! Apply now to be a Dawg Daze Leader today!

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Deadline: May 22nd, 2015

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Dear UW Community,

The Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center is recruiting student mentors for the 2015 Mentor Power For Success program. The Mentor Power for Success Program is a dynamic autumn quarter partnership between first-year Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity (OMA&D) students (protégés) and continuing UW students (mentors), to help protégés make a successful transition to university life. Mentor students use their knowledge of UW resources and services to guide protégés as they navigate the breadth of what the university has to offer. Deadline to apply is June 5th.

• Serve as a positive role model and enjoy a friendship with a new UW student
• Make an important difference in a first-year student’s life as they transition to UW
• Opportunity to attend and facilitate engaging Leadership, Carer & networking, and Cultural Enrichment workshops

Requirements for Mentors are the following for the 2015-2016 school year :
• Sophomore/Junior /Senior
• minimum requirement of 2.5 gpa
• willingness to mentor a first year student

Click here to apply!