Category Archives: General Interest

#BLACKLIVESMATTER Imperative of Racial Justice Activism

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Nutritional Sciences Minor

  Nutritional Sciences Minor Interested in nutrition? Want to know more about food studies and public health? The Minor in Nutritional Sciences is a strong addition for students interested in health fields. Students pursuing the minor are presented with a multidisciplinary … Continue reading

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A caution to premed students participating in clinical experiences abroad

As plans for spring break and summer are starting to form, your pre-health advisers would like to remind students that there are important considerations to keep in mind when participating in medical/clinical experiences abroad.  The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) … Continue reading

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What is the difference between a PA and a Nurse Practitioner?

  A quick professions comparison chart from : 

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Interested in becoming a Physician Assistant?

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Pre-Health Mentoring Class for Winter 2016

Attention, Pre-Health Juniors & Seniors! It’s Not Too Late to Gain Experience and Make a Difference This Quarter   Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 F & G UW’s Academic Support Programs is partnering with SMDEP (Summer Medical and Dental Education … Continue reading

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University Disciplinary Committee Request

Greetings, UW Students- The Office of Community Standards and Student Conduct is currently seeking new student members for the University Disciplinary Committee (UDC).  The University Disciplinary Committee is comprised of students and faculty who hear disciplinary cases on behalf of … Continue reading

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Career Center workshops for WIN 2016

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Pre-health Drop-in Advising – Tuesdays in winter quarter!

Pre-health Drop-in Advising UAA/OMAD 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 collectively ask questions of the pre-health advising team … Continue reading

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MLK Day of Service 2016

“The time is always right to do what is right.” Martin Luther King, Jr. in a speech delivered at Oberlin College, October  1964 For decades, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s legacy of strength, resilience and compassion have served as a … Continue reading

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BioEngineering – Info session and advising for winter quarter

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Environmental Health major – applications due January 22, 2016

Applications for the Environmental Health major are due:  Friday, January 22, 2016

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Social Work – BASW Open House and Info sessions

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Columbia University – One-year MS in Nutrition

Our next webinars are scheduled for: Wednesday, January 13 at 12:00PM EST Tuesday, January 19 at 3:00PM EST Those interested in attending can click here to register: The application for Fall 2016 can be accessed here: For more … Continue reading

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UCONJ 624: Health Equity and Community Organizing

To all students interested in health equity and community organizing: Do you see things in the communities you work with and/or are a part of that you wish were different? Do you want to help change the systems that produce health inequities? … Continue reading

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