Category Archives: Course of Interest

Looking for a Leadership/Mentorship Opportunity this Winter Quarter? Be a Peer Mentor with Academic Support Programs!

Attention Juniors & Seniors! Gain Experience and Make a Difference Be A Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 F & G UW’s Academic Support Program is offering a service-learning seminar titled “EDUC 401: Tutoring and Mentorship in Higher Education” in Winter Quarter 2015. This weekly seminar introduces … Continue reading

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Medical School faculty to teach Phil 401 in winter

Professor de Melo-Martin is on on the faculty of Cornell Medical School and is a guest at the UW this winter.  This would be a great class for someone with a little background in philosophy and the desire to be … Continue reading

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Participate in the National Student Exchange: An Affordable Exchange Program Within the U.S.

The National Student Exchange (NSE) gives you an opportunity to experience a different area with its unique cultural and academic opportunities. Since NSE’s beginning in 1968, more than 96,000 students have had the opportunity to participate in NSE, giving them … Continue reading

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Spots Remain in Several Inner Pipeline Seminars

If you are looking for a great opportunity to  earn credit while working in the community, Pipeline is for you!  Here are four courses with open seats: Education For Sustainability Education for Sustainability EDUC 401K SLN: 13689 Facilitators: Emy Gelb (emygelb@uw.edu) and … Continue reading

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Winter quarter seminar on research

Are you interested in undergraduate research in the biological, environmental, or physical sciences? Would you like to: Demystify research culture and develop research skills? Discuss research papers with a diverse community of undergraduate researchers? Develop a research proposal and increase … Continue reading

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UW Seattle announces English minor

The Department of English at UW Seattle will now offer a minor in English effective autumn quarter 2014.  For more information on the requirements and how to declare please visit the UW English minor website. http://depts.washington.edu/engl/ugrad/minor.php

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Calling all Makers, Tinkerers and STEM enthusiasts

STUDIO Program for Undergraduates_Class for Winter 2015 Info session:  Tuesday, Nov 25 at 4pm, Mary Gates Hall 258 Exciting Service-Learning Class in Winter Quarter (EDUC 401): Calling all Makers, Tinkerers and STEM enthusiasts who want to make an impact on … Continue reading

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Wondering How to Get Involved in Service? There’s a Class for That!

General Studies 344: Introduction to Service and Community (offered during Winter Quarter) SLN: 14716 Many UW students are interested in exploring service and volunteer opportunities in Seattle; however, it can be difficult to know where to get involved, how to find … Continue reading

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ENV H 452/542: Detection and Control of Environmentally Transmitted Microbiological Hazards

ENVH 452 542 WIN15 ENV H 452/542: Detection and Control of Environmentally Transmitted Microbiological Hazards This course focuses on the detection and control of infectious microorganisms in air, food, water, and other environmental media. Find out how we investigate potential … Continue reading

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Winter Quarter Class on Applying to Health Professional School

The UAA Advising pre-health team is very excited to offer a one-credit class (Credit/No Credit) on applying to health professional school. This class is intended for students applying this year to graduate-level health professional schools such as medical, dental, optometry, … Continue reading

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Cool English course for winter: ENGL 270: Invented languages: from Elvish to Dothraki

ENGL 270: Invented languages: from Elvish to Dothraki (VLPA, W) Moore MW 12:30-2:20 SLN 13947 The creative force of language is nowhere so apparent as in the fictional languages that we invent. The earliest constructed language (or conlang) that we … Continue reading

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Scientific Rhetoric course for winter quarter (VLPA, W)

ENGL 206: EVERYDAY RHETORIC (Everyday Scientific Rhetoric) (VLPA, W-Writing) Campbell MW 2:30-4:20 SLN 13921 We don’t usually think of “Rhetoric” and “Science” as two words that belong in the same sentence. “Rhetoric” is often used to describe language practices that … Continue reading

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Attention Juniors & Seniors – Be A Tutor-Mentor!

Attention Juniors & Seniors! Gain Experience and Make a Difference – Be A Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 F & G UW’s Academic Support Program is offering a service-learning seminar titled “EDUC 401: Tutoring and Mentorship in Higher Education” in Winter Quarter 2015. This weekly … Continue reading

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Winter courses exploring leadership and service!

How Can I Help? An Introduction to Service and Community (General Studies 344; SLN 14716) Many UW students are interested in exploring service and volunteer opportunities in Seattle; however, it can be difficult to know where to get involved, how … Continue reading

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Info Session for English Department’s Spring in London Program (All Majors Welcome)

SPRING IN LONDON Information Session: Friday, October 31st, 3:30-4:30pm in Savery 132. We hope to see you there! ——————————————————————————- Application deadline: November 7, 2014. http://depts.washington.edu/engl/abroad/londonspring15.php During Spring Quarter 2015, the Department of English will again offer its highly successful program … Continue reading

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