UW Women's Center
For this installment of the Sisterhood Series, we will hold a panel and Q&A session with women of color from different career fields. Panelists will discuss their journey and will offer advice on how you can establish a professional network. Date: May 19th, Friday, 6:00pm to 7:30pm Location: ECC Native Room 208 Register for Free
It’s not too late to sign up for May SAT Prep Series! Dates: May 4, 11, 18 Time: 5:30-8:30 PM Location: University of Washington Campus – Savery 136 Instructor: Ken Matsudaira Cost: $150.00 To register and for more information, visit bit.ly/WC-LL.
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 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.
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 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
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!
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.
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.
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 theNext Page »