Category Archives: Course of Interest

ENV H 490C/590E: One Health: Human and Animal Health in a Changing Environment

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The Spring 2015 Community Literacy Program

The English Department offers courses each quarter of interest to students considering careers in teaching and related fields. For Spring 2015, our featured course is the Community Literacy Program: faculty.washington.edu/esoneill/clp The Spring 2015 Community Literacy Program will be taught by … Continue reading

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New spring qrt course: Global Health Justice LAW 305

Law 305: Global Health Justice for juniors and seniors.  The schedule is MW 10:30-11:45 in the Law School, room 117. Health disparities are increasingly recognized as both a symptom of social injustice and a threat to our collective future. The course explores … Continue reading

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UW Epidemiology is offering two undergraduate courses for Spring 2015

UW Epidemiology is excited to announce two new undergraduate course offerings for Spring 2015. EPI 201 – Outbreak Investigation and Response Take a step into the world of an outbreak investigator with Epidemiology 201: Outbreak Investigation and Response, a new … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Students: Looking for a Last-Minute Leadership/Service Opportunity?

Academic Support Programs, which runs the Gen Studies 101 classes to help struggling students, is looking for Tutor Mentors for Winter Quarter. Tutor mentors work closely with Gen Studies 101 students to help them master academic and life skills such … Continue reading

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Global Health, Human Rights, and the Rights of the Child in Cambodia

Law H516, Global Health GH 590, College of Education EDLPS 600, International Studies JSIS 596 This course offers a unique, multidisciplinary study and research opportunity in Cambodia. Focusing on health and human rights of women and children, particularly those who … Continue reading

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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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