Category Archives: Course of Interest

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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MLS Information Session: November 18, 2016

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Health Informatics and Health Information Management 2017-2018 Admissions Application Workshop

This workshop will cover how to apply to the program, key dates and step by step instructions on completing the HIHIM application form, tips on personal statement and making an effective application. Come join us and learn about the major … Continue reading

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Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities at UAB: SIBS and PARAdiGM

The Summer in Biomedical Sciences (SIBS) Undergraduate Research Program and the Preparation for Graduate and Medical Education (PARAdiGM) introduce outstanding undergraduates to the exciting career options of being a scientific investigator while also being a practicing physician. Eligible students may apply … Continue reading

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Interested in learning about infants & toddlers? Looking for a winter 2017 elective?

Consider NSG 432: Infants and Toddlers – Risk, Resilience and Relationships Offered: Winter 2017 ONLY to students across campus ONLINE 5 credit course SLN: 18287 Description – Using an infant mental health framework, this course emphasizes: biological, psychological, and cultural … Continue reading

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Health Professions Academy Info Session 10/25

Interested in a career in medicine or dentistry? Need help preparing for the MCAT or DAT? Want to clinically shadow doctors or dentists? Eager to learn hands-on biomedical research skills? Attend an information session to learn about the eligibility criteria of … Continue reading

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Winter quarter “Applying to Health Professional School” seminar

This seminar is for UW undergraduate students and alumni who are planning to apply in the current year to graduate-level health professional programs, such as dental, medical, optometry, pharmacy, or veterinary schools. Course content will build the components of a compelling, … Continue reading

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Nutritional Sciences Minor

Interested in nutrition? Want to know more about food systems 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 perspective on the … Continue reading

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Improve your public speaking with the Husky Toastmasters’ club

Public speaking is considered by many as one of the top 10 fears, some rank it as the second biggest fear right below death.   Husky Toastmasters’ club  (http://www.huskytoastmasters.info/)  is a supportive and collaborative space for people to practice public … Continue reading

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Attention, Pre-Health Juniors, Seniors, & Grads! It’s not too late to gain experience and make a difference.

Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 L & M This Autumn Quarter, 2016, UW’s Academic Support Programs is pairing pre-health juniors, seniors, and graduates with transfer, freshman, and sophomore students who are considering careers in healthcare and are also transitioning socially, … Continue reading

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Class on Undergraduate Research — Just for Transfer Students

GENERAL STUDIES 391 K (2 cred) |  SLN: 15456 Undergraduate Research Intensive for Community College Transfer Students 1-Day Workshop (September 22) + weekly follow-ups (Fridays, 1:30-2:20 PM) The Undergraduate Research Intensive designed for incoming transfer students comprises an initial 1-day … Continue reading

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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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