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June 10, 2024

Seattle AWIS: Call for Board Members and Volunteers

Are you passionate about promoting women in science and looking for an opportunity to make a meaningful impact? Seattle AWIS is excited to announce volunteer and board positions for the 2024-2025 cycle, and we invite you to join our dedicated team! Volunteering with Seattle AWIS offers you the chance to: – Build and enhance your…

May 21, 2024

FIUTS: Summer Employment Opportunities – apply by 6/1

ESOL Teacher (June 25 – July 26) The Foundation for International Understanding Through Students (FIUTS) is seeking ESOL teachers for a 4-week summer program for international high school students participating in a summer camp program based on the University of Washington campus. The UUTI will welcome between 50 students and will include separate English classes for…

May 15, 2024

GradSWE: industry Networking Happy Hour – 5/31, 5:00 p.m.

Looking for a job? Want to meet other grad students? On behalf of the Graduate Society of Women Engineers (GradSWE) at the University of Washington, we want to invite you to attend our Spring 2024 Industry Networking Happy Hour! Your attendance and participation has made the event a resounding success in the past. We will be…

May 8, 2024

MolE: Undergrad – What I wish I had known about getting into grad school – 5/23, 3:30 p.m.

The outreach committee of the Molecular Engineering and Science Graduate Student Association from the University of Washington. We are organizing an information session to share our experiences before and after getting into graduate school. Graduate School 101: What I wish I had known about getting into grad school Date: May 23rd (Thur), 3:30-4:30 PM PST…

May 2, 2024

GradSWE: Applying to Graduate School Workshop – 5/13, 4:30 p.m.

The Graduate Society of Women Engineers is looking for graduate student panelists for our “Applying to Graduate School Workshop” event on May 13th from 4:30-6:00pm. This event is aimed towards undergraduate students beginning to navigate the graduate school application process.  There are two parts of the event, and you can sign up for either or both:  (1) a…

GradSWE: Early-Career Academia Advice Event – 5/16, time TBA

Join GradSWE on May 16th for an “Early-Career Academia Advice Event” featuring a panel of professors from UW and Seattle University.  At this event, panelists will discuss advice for the academia career path. Often topics such as “How do I effectively recruit graduate students as a new PI?” or “How do I balance teaching, research, and service obligations?” are challenging to learn about…

GradSWE: Looking for Outreach Committee Lead – apply by 5/17

Are you interested in supporting the women graduate student community, gaining valuable leadership experience, and organizing outreach events? If so, apply to be the Outreach Committee Lead for GradSWE! GradSWE is one of the few graduate student organizations that spans all engineering departments. As a committee lead, you will be responsible for leading a committee of members…

GradSWE & UW Science Explorers: Volunteer for Outreach to Sanislow Elementary – 5/28, 3:00 p.m., sign up by 5/14

GradSWE X UW Science Explorers event has changed to Tuesday, May 28th from 3-4 PM due to logistical issues.  The link for signups is here. Sign-ups will now close May 14th.

May 1, 2024

AWIS: Awards Banquet – 6/18, 6:30 p.m.

Jun 18: Seattle AWIS Awards Banquet Join us as we support and celebrate the accomplishments of all women in STEM! The AWIS Banquet promises to be an inspirational evening. Hearing from the 2024 AWIS award winners, meeting AWIS undergraduate scholarship winners, and enjoying the company of other supporters of women in STEM will make for…

April 29, 2024

INFORMS: Info Session – 4/30, 3:00 p.m.

The INFORMS Student Chapter at UW is hosting an info session next week about the upcoming INFORMS Annual Meeting which will be held in Seattle from Oct 20-23; the abstract submission deadline is May 15th. Join us to learn more about how attending INFORMS can impact you as a student and ways you can participate at the Annual…

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