Category Archives: Course of Interest

C ENV 110 Introduction to Food and the Environment – 5 credits

C ENV 110  Introduction to Food and the Environment – 5 credits I&S/NW; SLN# 11891 (plus lab section); No prerequisites. Great for Freshmen! Everyone eats, and all food production has environmental consequences. Discover environmental science through food production. Explore the link between the decline of civilizations … Continue reading

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Classes for fall quarter!

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Incarcerating America: Impacts of Mass Incarceration on Individual & Community Health

SOC 401 Incarcerating America: Impacts of Mass Incarceration on Individual and Community Health  Full-term 5cr, T/Th 1:30-3:50, SWS 230 SLN: 14513 The goal of this course is to examine the impact of incarceration on the health of prisoners and individuals post-release as well … Continue reading

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Summer 2016 Sociology classes

The Sociology Department is offering several fantastic entry-level special topics courses this summer, most with interdisciplinary appeal. All of our SOC 201s them still have room for new students.  They include: SOC201A (SLN 13394): Sociology of Reproduction and Reproductive Rights … Continue reading

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The Husky Leadership Initiative (HLI)

The Husky Leadership Initiative (HLI) is a cross-campus effort that facilitates, deepens and expands student leadership education at the University of Washington. Below are two ways YOU can get involved with HLI during the 2016-17 academic year to further your … Continue reading

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Autumn 2016 Course: Medical Russian

This course is intended as a 1-credit add-on to the regular first-year Russian sequence. The course exposes students to a variety of medical terminology, providing opportunities for practicing medical communication, and reading and analyzing written texts. Prerequisite: RUSS 101, which … Continue reading

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FALL IN FRIDAY HARBOR – INFO SESSION TOMORROW

FALL IN FRIDAY HARBOR – INFO SESSION TOMORROW (Tues, April 12th), 3:30 – 4:30 in THO 234 (RSVP form below) Thinking of spending this fall in Friday Harbor on the San Juan Islands, studying literature, creative writing, and marine biology … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Leadership and Mentoring Opportunity

Attention, Pre-Health Juniors & Seniors! It’s Not Too Late to Gain Experience and Make a Difference Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 G & H This Spring Quarter, 2016, UW’s Academic Support Programs is pairing pre-health juniors and seniors with transfer, freshman, and … Continue reading

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Spring Qrt: Regression Methods in the Health Sciences

The preferred pre-req is BIOST 310 but students with a general stats course can gain access by reaching out to bcurric@uw.edu.

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B H 201, Topics in Bioethics (SLN#10980) Spring quarter course

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Spring quarter course: Risky, Taboo, Intimate Markets and the Black Market

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Spring Qrt: Global Health and Justice course, Law 305

LAW 305, SLN: 15813 It is restricted to juniors and seniors, generally, although there are some sophomores with enough of a background in public health, global health or law that would do fine in the class.  Sophomores need permission to … Continue reading

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Looking for Pre-Health Leaders and Mentors

………….. Attention, Juniors & Seniors! It’s Not Too Late to Gain Experience and Make a Difference Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 G & H UW’s Academic Support Programs is offering a service-learning seminar titled “EDUC 401: Higher Education Tutoring and Mentorship” … Continue reading

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Spring quarter course: Environmental Health in Film

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Pharmacy 301: It’s not all about drugs!

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