Monthly Archives: November 2011

Volunteer Opportunity – New Homeless Clinic in Ballard

Posted in Volunteer Opportunities/Service

Odessa Brown ROR Orientation– TOMORROW

The orientation for the Odessa Brown Reach Out and Read Program will be TOMORROW Thursday, Dec. 1st 3:45-4:30pm. If you are interested in starting the program, this quarter, OR next quarter, you are highly encouraged to attend this orientation session. … Continue reading

Posted in Student Groups, Volunteer Opportunities/Service

URP Applying to Summer Research Programs Workshops

Applying to Summer Research Programs Workshop Wednesday, November 30: 3:30-4:30 (OUGL 220) Friday, January 6: 2:30-4 (MGH 171) Thursday, January 12: 3:30-5 (OUGL 220) Thinking of applying for summer research programs? Come learn how to approach the application process, write … Continue reading

Posted in Research

Community Discussion THURSDAY on Inequality and the Global AIDS Pandemic

We’re delighted to invite you to an event on inequality and the global AIDS pandemic co-hosted by the Critical Development Forum (CDF) and Global 99 (G99) this THURSDAY for World AIDS Day. The event will feature spoken word, expert panelists, … Continue reading

Posted in Global Health, Lectures/Panels

Vietnam Health Clinic 2012

Vietnam Health Clinic 2012 Are you interested in going to Vietnam next summer to be a part of something amazing? Are you looking for more healthcare related experiences to enrich your academic ambitions? If you answered yes to either question, … Continue reading

Posted in Global Health, Student Groups, Volunteer Opportunities/Service

Winter 2012 Community-based Leadership Course

“Community-based Leadership (GENST 348)” Course Description: Community-based Leadership is a three-credit course that will offer a hands-on opportunity to explore what it means to be civically engaged. Students will reflect on their service experiences through the lens of several leadership … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest

Concepts of the Body in 19th and 20th Century America

Tattoos aren’t new! Please let your students know there is space available in our course BH 485: “Concepts of the Body in 19th and 20th Century America.” This course will investigate ideas relating to the corporeal self in nineteenth- and … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures/Panels

Neighborhood Nutrition

Please see the attached for our winter course, NUTR 303: NUTR 303 Neighborhood Nutrition (3) NW Drewnowski Examines the food environment in the local community from the public health perspective. Explores where people get there food, what influences this decision … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest

MAPS Holiday Meeting 2011 (THURSDAY 5-6pm in Condon Hall 711B)

But in here, it’s quite delightful. So if you have no place to go… Come to wrap, with us MAPS, with (hot) cocoa…. MAPS UW Holiday Meeting!! Thursday, December 1, 2011, 5-6pm, Condon 711B (RSVP BELOW) It’s MAPS’ last meeting … Continue reading

Posted in Student Groups

AED Weekly Update

Hey All – Hope you had a relaxing break and ate a ton of good food! Here’s what’s going on this week! Fifth AED General Meeting – this Tuesday 11/29 at Sieg 134 from 6-7pm We will be having four … Continue reading

Posted in Student Groups

How Inequality Fuels the Global AID S Pandemic”

World AIDS Day panel and discussion: “Unequal Infection: How Inequality Fuels the Global AIDS Pandemic” This event aims to highlight the relationship between global inequality and the AIDS epidemic. HIV/AIDS is an affliction of inequality, continuously striking the most vulnerable … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures/Panels

Physicians Assisting Abroad Panel

Hello! Interested in pursuing a career in the health field…abroad?! Then this is an event you do not want to miss. Operation Smile at UW will be holding an open panel discussion between students and doctors. PHYSICIANS ASSISTING ABROAD PANEL … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures/Panels, Student Groups

Berkeley Optometry School Visit (11/29)

Subject: Berkeley Optometry School Visit (11/29) Message: VISIONEYES Pre-Optometry Club at the UW will be hosting a presentation by UC Berkeley School of Optometry on Tuesday, Nov. 29th from 5pm-6pm in Savery 137. Please consider coming a half hour early … Continue reading

Posted in Optometry, Student Groups

Credit Research Exposed Course

ENROLL IN GEN. ST. 391:Research Exposed!: Approaches to Inquiry SLN 14008 Section D ! Wednesdays 12:30-1:20 ! OUGL 220 ! 1 credit Looking for a one-credit course that sheds light upon cutting-edge research at the UW? Research Exposed Lecture Series … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest

Summer Programs for Pre-MD-PhD Students

Dear Pre-Health Advisors, On behalf of the AAMC MD-PhD Section Communications Committee, I would like to bring to your attention several summer programs which might be of interest to your pre-MD/PhD students. While nearly every graduate school has a … Continue reading

Posted in Research, Summer Program