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July 11, 2024

Nucleate Seattle: Genesis Lecture Series – Every Thursday throughout August and September

Nucleate Seattle is proud to announce our Genesis Lecture Series, an eight-part lecture series that will illuminate the path from conception to commercialization of life science companies!  Join us every Thursday throughout August and September as we cover topics relating to building a life science venture, intricacies of commercialization, protection of intellectual property and fundraising…


May 14, 2024

LeT-All: 6th Learning Theory Alliance Mentorship workshop – 6/4 to 6/5

We are pleased to invite you to the 6th Learning Theory Alliance Mentorship workshop, to be held on June 4-5, 2024. The workshop is free and fully virtual. The workshop is intended for upper-level undergraduate and all-level graduate students, as well as postdoctoral researchers who are interested in theoretical computer science and machine learning. No prior research experience…


April 23, 2024

GradSWE: Opportunity to teach STEM to underrepresented students! – sign up by 5/8

GradSWE is partnering up with UW Science Explorers, who hosts amazing lesson plans and hands-on activities for 4th and 5th graders at Sanislo Elementary!  This is an exciting, in-person opportunity to teach STEM to underrepresented students! This event will happen on Monday, May 20th, from 3-4 pm (with 30-45min before and after for transportation). Please…


March 26, 2024

CTL: UW Teaching & Learning Symposium – 4/16, 1:00 p.m.

As strong advocates of thoughtful, effective teaching, you’re invited to this year’s UW Teaching & Learning Symposium keynote. This event will focus on the theme of “empowering students” and will consist of two parts: 1) a keynote talk by Cate Denial, an award-winning scholar and author of the forthcoming, A Pedagogy of Kindness, and 2) a panel discussion…


March 4, 2024

Duke Quantum Center: Quantum Ideas Summer School, June 17-21 – apply by 3/15

The Quantum Ideas Summer School, June 17-21, 2024 in Durham, NC, is open to Undergraduates, Graduate Students and Industry participants. Participant support for undergraduate and professional students is funded by the National Science Foundation. Topics covered include Quantum Computation Overview, Hardware Tutorials, Algorithms for Near-Term Devices, and Quantum Error Correction.  Confirmed Lecturers: Kenneth Brown, Duke…


March 1, 2024

URP: UW Undergraduate Research Newsletter – 2/29/24

  Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://mailman13.u.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/urplistserv OVERVIEW Scholarships & Fellowships Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Clinton Global Initiative Fellowship Abe Osheroff and Gunnel Clark Fund Husky Seed Fund Voyager Scholarship Program Davis-Putter Scholarship Research  Programs WA NASA Space Grant Program: SURP U-SEAT Research Project Marine Mammal Laboratory Summer Internship Professional Development UW Women’s Center Leadership Academy Pathways to Science…


February 27, 2024

Research University Alliance: Designing Your Postdoc – 3/13, 8:30 a.m. RSVP by 3/6

We are thrilled to invite you all to our upcoming event tailored specifically for you – Designing Your Postdoc on Wednesday, March 13th, from 8:30 am-1:00 pm at the Husky Union Building (HUB) room 145! This workshop is designed to provide early-stage postdocs with invaluable insights and guidance.  Led by Dr. Sofie Kleppner, Associate Vice Provost and Associate Dean at Stanford University’s Office…


February 21, 2024

COE: Coffee Chat, “Implicit Bias – Navigating Unconscious Waters” – 2/23, 3:00 p.m.

We’re excited to invite you to the next installment of our Coffee Chat series on Friday, Feb. 23 3-4:30pm in EE 403. As always, coffee, tea, and pastries will be provided. Come meet fellow grad students to reflect on your time in graduate school and have some meaningful and fun conversations. This month’s theme will be Implicit Bias –…


Buerk Center: Upcoming Events, Competition & Fellowship Info Sessions – posted 2/21

The Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship has a lot of upcoming events and opportunities for students interested in entrepreneurship, seeking mentorship, and looking for opportunities to get expert feedback on their business ideas. Applications will open soon for the Dempsey Startup Competition, the University of Washington’s annual business plan competition for students across the region. Student-led startups can…


February 20, 2024

LEED Training – WINTER 2024 Webinars

To launch the start of a momentous year, we’re excited to provide more opportunities for live and on-demand training, aimed at assisting students in obtaining their LEED credential. Could you kindly share the following invitation with both students and faculty in The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Washington? Please CC…



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