UW Women's Center

AAUW StartSmart Salary Negotiation for students Workshop

Start Smart workshops are specifically designed for college students about to enter the job market. By using the skills taught in this workshop, you are prepared to: • Negotiate your starting salary and narrow the gap early • Improve your lifelong earning potential • Articulate your value • Build confidence in your negotiation style •

The Daily highlights “2017 Women of Courage: Undaunted.”

The Daily writer Clàudia Esplugas Masvida illustrated the success of the Gala as well as the “overwhelming power” attending the event. To read the article  “Women of Courage Undaunted: A gala for nasty women, by nasty women” click here.

2017 Alene Moris NEW Leadership Institute are now OPEN!

Applications and Nominations for the 2017 Alene Moris NEW Leadership Institute are now OPEN! Nominations due March 24, 2017 Applications due April 9th, 2017 Read more here.

The Daily highlights “Coping with Despair and Strategizing for Justice”

The Women’s Center was featured in the Daily. The article showcases the workshop organized by the UW Women’s Center called  “Coping with Despair and Strategizing for Justice.” The workshop was led by professor Anu Taranath. To read more about it, click here

Apply for Meena Vashee Scholarship by March 27th!

Meena Vashee Scholarship is awarded to one individual each year who is a survivor of domestic violence or the child of a survivor. You must be a UW undergraduate student to apply. The scholarship is awarded in the amount of $2000. This application is now open! The deadline is March 27th, 2017. Here is the application!

2016 Anti-Human Trafficking Conference featured in The Daily

Johnna White, program operations manager for the Women’s Center, and our Director Sutapa Basu were featured in this Daily News article. This article focused on the Women’s Center 2016 Anti-Human Trafficking Conference, happening this weekend!  Check it and click here to read about it.

Making Connections Naomi Zemeadim gets the spotlight in the UW Daily!

The UW newspaper The Daily highlighted the Women’s Center programs – from Making Connections to Alene Moris National Education for Women’s Leadership program. The article also put the spotlight on a current UW freshman, Naomi Zemeadim! She is a participant of the MC program and one of the many ways the Women’s Center is making a difference.

New Scholarship Deadline

2016/2017 Meena Vashee Endowed Scholarship Application This scholarship is for undergraduate students. Applications are now due on May 31, 2016. Click to download 2016-2017 Meena Vashee Scholarship Application. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic merit and financial need. The University’s Office of Student Financial Aid will determine financial need. Candidates for the

Seeking a AmeriCorps Member for STEM Enrichment Coordinator position!

The UW Women’s Center is now hiring! We are looking for an AmeriCorps member to fill our STEM Enrichment Coordinator position in the Making Connections program. The position is full time and begins September 1st, 2016. This is a great opportunity to help the next generation of girls grow and succeed. Click here to apply today or

Start Smart 2016 Workshop

The UW Women’s Center presents: April 12, 2016 Tuesday 3:30pm -5:30pm UW Seattle – Ethnic Cultural Center close the pay gap, one workshop at a time. Start Smart workshops are specifically designed for college students about to enter the job market. By using the skills taught in this workshop, you are prepared to: Negotiate your

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