Category Archives: Course of Interest

UW HIHIM Application deadline: May 1 for Autumn 2017 Admission

Are you interested in healthcare administration?  Consider applying to the Health Informatics and Health Information Management (HIHIM) major! The HIHIM autumn 2017 regular application deadline is May 1. The early admission deadline of February 15th just passed, but we are … Continue reading

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The Fuller Lab seeking undergraduate researcher in HIV vaccine research, virology or immunology

The Fuller Lab is seeking undergraduate researchers that are interested in participating in projects to develop novel vaccines and therapies for HIV and obtaining experience in a collaborative, dynamic environment. Dr. Fuller’s lab investigates adaptive immune mechanisms of HIV control … Continue reading

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SPRING 2017 COURSE:  EPI 201 – Outbreak Investigation & Response

Outbreak Investigation & Response Take a step into the world of an outbreak investigator! Learn how disease outbreaks – such as Ebola, food-borne illnesses, and pandemic flu – start, spread, and are detected and investigated.  You will explore the social … Continue reading

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Consider PHARM 301: Medications and Health: It’s Not All About Drugs to add to your Spring 2017 schedule!

The School of Pharmacy is once again offering this popular course during Spring Quarter, 2017.  In Pharm 301, “Medications and Health: It’s Not All About Drugs,” students learn about important topics related to health and medicines taught by engaging faculty … Continue reading

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BIOST 311: Regression Methods in the Health Sciences

Spring 2017 4 Credits Lecture: M/W/F 1:30-2:20 pm Discussion: T 12:30-1:20 pm Instructor: Anna Plantinga SLN: 11479, 11480 BIOST 311 introduces regression methods for analysis of continuous, binary, and time-to-event (survival) data. This course will cover linear regression, logistic regression, … Continue reading

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Law 305 Spring 2017: Global Health and Justice

Law 305 Spring 2017: Global Health and Justice Instructor:  Beth E. Rivin, M.D., M.P.H. This newly revised undergraduate course explores leading issues in global health and the human right to health.  Specifically, it focuses on injustices that occur around the world … Continue reading

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Thinking about studying abroad this summer or next year? Now is the time to apply!

Thinking about studying abroad this summer or next year? Now is the time to apply! Here is a list of programs with deadlines coming soon. Visit our website and check out the information below to learn how you can make your Husky … Continue reading

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“Applying to Health Professional School” seminar in Spring Quarter

GEN ST 297H: APPLYING TO HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL SEMINAR 1 Credit (CR/NC ONLY) SLN: 14631 Are you planning to apply to health professional school within the next year? The seminar will cover preparing an application, writing an effective personal statement, … Continue reading

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2017 Husky Presidential Ambassadors Leadership Institute

Want to study abroad in China, explore cultural perspectives of leadership and connect with incoming international students?  Consider the Husky Presidential Ambassador Leadership Institute Exploration Seminar!  Visit the Study Abroad website to learn more. Application deadline is February 15. Program … Continue reading

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Stressed out? Looking for a Winter Quarter elective?

Consider registering for NURS 204 Learning Wellness: Healthy Ways to Respond to Stressful Student Life (3) SLN: 18303 Wednesdays at 2:30-5:20 HSK K069 Come learn what to do when you’re stressed out! You’ll learn about self-care and other tools from … Continue reading

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Race and Equity Leadership: Interrupting Privilege seminar in Winter quarter

Race and Equity Leadership: Interrupting Privilege Prof. Ralina Joseph Winter 2017   Most discussions of inequality focus on violence, disproportionality, and discrimination.  But what about the concept of privilege?  How does privilege – in terms of race, gender, sexuality, and … Continue reading

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Are Do-Gooders Doing Good? Critical Perspectives on Civic Engagement (General Studies 348A; SLN 15074)

The Carlson Center is excited to offer a community-based leadership course for undergraduate students during Winter Quarter! We have open spaces in Are Do Gooders Doing Good? Critical Perspectives on Civic Engagement. This course is ideal for students at any … Continue reading

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Two leadership development opportunities in Winter quarter

The Husky Leadership Initiative wanted to let you know about two leadership development opportunities happening this winter quarter: the Emerging Leaders Retreat and their Leadership Firesides course (GEN ST 391 I). Please see below for details, and contact uwhli@uw.edu with any … Continue reading

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Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 F & G

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

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Looking to get involved with the Pipeline Project and give back to the WA community?

 Students of all majors are encouraged to apply! Tutor at an elementary, middle or high school in Seattle during Winter Quarter with the UW Pipeline Project! The UW Pipeline Project recruits, trains and places UW students as volunteer tutors in … Continue reading

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