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Call for Abstracts – Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
The 2014 Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference will be held in Seattle, Washington on 30 April – 2 May. The Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference brings together scientists, First Nations and tribal government representatives, resource managers, community/business leaders, policy makers, educators and students to present the latest scientific research on the state of the ecosystem, and to guide future actions for protecting and restoring the Salish Sea Ecosystem. 

Nutritional Sciences Minor Info Session: Fri, Nov 8, 2:30-3:30

Just FYI–the final information session held this quarter for the Nutritional Sciences Minor will be held this Friday, Nov 8 from 2:30-3:30 pm in Raitt Hall 330-D. Please send any interested students to this session or they can contact me at ugnutr with questions about the minor.
Thanks!
~Katie
Katie Freeman
Undergraduate Student Services Coordinator & Minor Adviser
Nutritional Sciences Program
University of Washington, School of Public Health
311 Raitt Hall
ugnutr@uw.edu
206-221-0843 

Opportunity for webinar on sustainability with Ben Gurion University

 
Greetings from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) Overseas Student Program in Israel!
This is a reminder that our special webinar with leading Israeli environmentalist Alon Tal, will be taking place next Monday, November 11, 4-5pm EST (1-2pm PST). To register, please visit: http://ow.ly/pR2fE.
If you are not able to attend the live event, you may still register and watch the on-demand version of the webinar at your leisure. 

UW Oceanography, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences and Marine Biology Information Session, November 7 in OCN 425

UW Oceanography, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, and Marine Biology Information Session
Thursday, November 7
2:30-3:30pm
Ocean Sciences Building, Room 425
University of Washington Seattle campus
Join us for snacks, short presentations, Q&A with advisers and faculty, and to learn about:

Marine Biology minor
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences major
Oceanography major
Friday Harbor Labs, UW’s marine station on San Juan Island
How to get involved in research, internships, and field courses
… and more! 

Peace Corps Application Workshop – This Wednesday!

Do you want to be overseas with Peace Corps in 2014?
Or just need a little help understanding the application process?
Come to the:
PEACE CORPS APPLICATION WORKSHOP
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
5:00-6:30pm
SAV 138
Whether or not you’ve started your Peace Corps application, this workshop will answer questions, point out common errors, and help you to be a competitive applicant and a stellar interviewee. 

Leadership Fireside: Monday, 11/4

This MONDAY (11/4) don’t miss Dr. Lisa R. Ramírez at the Leadership Fireside! As the Director of Migrant Education in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education at the U.S. Department of Education, Dr. Ramírez brings a unique combination of personal and professional experiences to help improve the academic success of migrant students across the country.
Don’t miss this special event: 11/4, 4:30 p.m. 

Employer Conversations: “Are you LinkedIn? Social Media Musts”

Employer Conversations: “Are you LinkedIn? Social Media Musts”
Hear from a panel of employer representatives about how to harness the power of social media to super-charge your job search, and also how to avoid some of the online pitfalls that can cause candidates to stumble. Employers will address many themes related to social media plus students will have a chance to ask questions and network with representatives. 

UW Oceanography, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences and Marine Biology Information Session, November 7 in OCN 425

UW Oceanography, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, and Marine Biology Information Session
Thursday, November 7
2:30-3:30pm
Ocean Sciences Building, Room 425
University of Washington Seattle campus
Join us for snacks, short presentations, Q&A with advisers and faculty, and to learn about:

Marine Biology minor
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences major
Oceanography major
Friday Harbor Labs, UW’s marine station on San Juan Island
How to get involved in research, internships, and field courses
… and more! 

Undergrad opportunity: ALL EXPENSES PAID WORKSHOP IN THE FLORIDA KEYS

The 11th annual Undergraduate Marine Resources Population Dynamics (MRPD) Workshop March 2-8, 2014, Keys Marine Lab in Long Key, Florida.
The NMFS RTR Program, located at the University of Florida, is holding its eleventh annual Marine Resources Population Dynamics Workshop. This workshop will introduce fifteen outstanding undergraduate students from around the country to the field of population dynamics using high-profile examples from harvested fish species and protected species (such as sea turtles or marine mammals). 

Recruiting submissions for our Fall Scholars’ Studio on “Worlds Collide”

Scholars’ Studio is hosted by the UW Libraries Research Commons and the UW Graduate School. Last year, we hosted a successful Scholars’ Studio series that included “Citizen”, Disaster, and Pacific Northwest as our themes and had fabulous rapid-fire presentations from students in over 20 disciplines. This year, our themes are “Worlds Collide” (Fall), “Robot” (Winter) and “Predictions” (Spring). More information here: http://commons.lib.washington.edu/scholarsstudio and on the attached Call for Proposals postcard. 

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