WHEN: Monday, March 25th to Friday, March 29th
TIME: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Volunteer Recruitment and Registration for Alternative Spring Break!
Alternative Spring Break (ASB) is an exciting program, where volunteer activities are organized to serve your community during the break in March.
This year's break is the week of the 25th through the 29th.
There will be many different sites, from a day long site visit to just a few hours a day. You pick which ones you attend! Come to one or sign up for all of them throughout the week! Check out our website to get details of the individual sites, which include:
Food Lifeline (Shoreline): Sort and repackage food for distribution.
Camp Korey (Carnation): Various site maintenance activities, such as painting, moving heavy items.
Northshore Wranglers (Bothell): Participating in activities with disabled persons.
Habitat for Humanity (Renton): Building project, sometimes cleaning up properties.
Northshore Junior High Mural Project (Bothell): Creating a mural with Hang-Time students.
WHEN: Friday, March 15th
WHERE: Mobius Hall
Women student leaders will be recognized for their contributions and their phenomenal leadership on campus. Students will have the opportunity to speak with alumni and professionals on how to succeed after graduation. Keynote speaker will be Jennifer Olsen, UWB Alumni and founder of Resourceful HR. Students can be nominated for the Women in Leadership Recognition award that will be presented at this event. Student RSVP Click here.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 13th
WHERE: Mobius Hall
Girl Rising Film Screening & Discussion
Do you want to know one way to change the world? Girl Rising spotlights the stories of some unforgettable girls that were born into poverty. The documentary portrays their dreams, voices, and their remarkable lives as they fight for their right to an education. This documentary describes how powerful right to an education can be. This documentary shows that by educating one girl at a time, you can change the world. Come and join us at the screening of Girl Rising. The documentary screening will be followed by a discussion lead by faculty from Cascadia Community College. Light refreshments will also be served. Don't miss out an amazing learning opportunity! FREE & Open to the Public.
Educate Girls, Change the World
For more information about the film: http://girlrising.com/
This event is brought to you by: Campus Events Board, Stirring the Fire, Campus Activities Board, and the Diversity Programmers.
WHEN: Thursday, March 14th
TIME: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Women's History Month & Gender Issues:
Have you ever wondered about the beliefs and values of others? What truly defines a person's identity? The opinions of issues other than your own? Come and join the Diversity Programmers at the Dine and Dialogue Series! This session acknowledges Women's History Month and deals with gender issues. At this session, we will be answering questions such as: "How have gender roles impacted your life?" and "Do you think women are underrepresented in any aspects of modern American life?" For this specific dialogue session, our very own UW Bothell faculty, Dr. Kari Lerum and Sam Al-Khoury will be leading the discussion. Remember, that not only will we be providing great dialogue but free dinner as well!
WHEN: Thursday, March 7
WHERE: The Commons
A strategy based board game. 4 rounds will be played until there is one winner. Prizes for top finishers. Food will be provided. Register at www.IMleagues.com
WHITE PRIVILEGE CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP
APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE NOW!
APPLICATION DUE DATE: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13TH, Midnight
WHERE TO APPLY: HUSKY SYNC
CONFERENCE DATES: APRIL 10-13, 2013
WHERE: Double Tree by Hilton - Sea
Apply now for a full scholarship to attend this year's White Privilege Conference. WPC is a conference that examines privilege and oppression, and offers solutions and team building strategies to work toward a more equitable world. This year's conference will focus on economic justice.