Category Archives: General Interest

Pre-Health Conference Sponsored by MAPS and Chicanos/Latinos for Community Medicine

The Chicanos/Latinos for Community Medicine at UW (UW CCM) and UW Minority Association of Pre-Health Students (UW MAPS) are both collaborating to put on a pre-health conference for high school students and undergraduates on Saturday, February 7th titled:  Exploring the Value … Continue reading

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Science Job & Internship Fair on January 28th, 2015!

The UW Career Center is Excited to announce our second annual Science Job & Internship Fair on January 28th, 2015! Science Job & Internship Fair, January 28, 2015, 2:00-5:00pm, MGH Commons This unique min-fair is directed towards UW undergraduate students mainly within … Continue reading

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Bioethics Grand Rounds

What Does Patient-Centered Care Demand in Deep Cultural Conflict?”  Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., Health Sciences Building, T747 Reception to follow  The recent movement to provide “patient-centered care” has been hailed as a progressive step forward in meeting … Continue reading

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MEDIC – Monday, January 12 from 5 to 6:30

On Monday, January 12 from 5 to 6:30, MEDIC will be holding a meeting in Health Sciences T-wing room T498. MEDIC will be hosting a guest speaker, Jeff Miles, to talk about ethics and policy of (un)informed consent research in emergency medicine. If you’d like … Continue reading

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Global Health Minor Information Session

Global Health Minor Information Session Thursday, January 29th, 2015,  3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Raitt Hall, Room 229 Interested in Global Health? The Global Health Minor is interdisciplinary and designed to complement ANY MAJOR! Learn about major problems and policy issues … Continue reading

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BS in Bioengineering, Winter Quarter 2015

BS in Bioengineering, Winter Quarter 2015  Want a major where biology and medicine meet engineering and the physical sciences?  Do you want to use these disciplines to improve human health and healthcare?  Bioengineering may be right for you!  Drop-in Advising … Continue reading

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Getting Great Recommendation Letters

Getting Great Recommendation Letters TODAY, Monday, January 26, 2015, 2:30-3:30pm, MGH 171 This workshop will help you plan ahead for developing strong relationships with faculty and other mentors, asking for letters of recommendation, and preparing your recommenders to write you … Continue reading

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2015 Citizen University

Apply for an exciting opportunity to attend the 2015 Citizen University taking place in Seattle on March 20 & 21, 2015! Citizen University’s annual national conference is a creative and vibrant gathering on the art of powerful citizenship.  Hundreds of … Continue reading

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Grey Matters meets today at 6pm

ANNOUNCEMENT Grey Matters, the undergraduate neuroscience journal, will have its first “Welcome Meeting” of Winter Quarter this Thursday (01/22) at 6:00 p.m. in Smith 304. Working with Grey Matters is a great opportunity to hone critical writing skills, get involved … Continue reading

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Science Job & Internship Fair on January 28th, 2015!

Hello Huskies, The UW Career Center is Excited to announce our second annual Science Job & Internship Fair on January 28th, 2015! Science Job & Internship Fair January 28, 2015 2:00-5:00pm, MGH Commons This unique min-fair is open to all … Continue reading

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Looking for some extra mental health support this winter?

Looking for some extra mental health support this winter? The Student Disability Commission and the D Center are hosting a peer-facilitated mental health group for students to  to come together, share experiences and solidarity, and support each other in a casual, … Continue reading

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Free MCAT 2015 Practice Test Announcement

Dear Pre-Med Students, Altius Test Prep is offering a FREE PRACTICE MCAT EXAM. This will be 1/2 length and cover the MCAT 2015 material. This is a great opportunity to get a look at what the new test will be … Continue reading

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Presenting ASA’s first Annual Mr. and Ms. Africa Pageant!

University of Washington African Students Association is proud to present its first Annual Mr. and Ms. Africa Pageant! This is an event that will enrich the community by showcasing individuals that embody the rich and diverse cultures that populate the … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Students: Looking for a Last-Minute Leadership/Service Opportunity?

Academic Support Programs, which runs the Gen Studies 101 classes to help struggling students, is looking for Tutor Mentors for Winter Quarter. Tutor mentors work closely with Gen Studies 101 students to help them master academic and life skills such … Continue reading

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Pre-health drop-in advising schedule for winter quarter

Pre-health drop in advising starts next week! UAA pre-health advisers will hold weekly, drop-in, group advising sessions for students with pre-health questions.  These sessions will be held in a classroom setting and will allow students to drop in when they … Continue reading

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