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Boren Scholarships & Fellowships for language study abroad – UW information session TUESDAY!

Boren Scholarships and Fellowships are available for undergrad & grad students in all fields planning to study languages abroad during 2015-16 and who are interested in government work. Please share this information widely. We are fortunate to have a representative from the Boren Awards program visiting UW tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 14 to provide information to students, faculty and staff. Please help us get the word out to anyone interested and feel free to attend! 

2015 ALL-EXPENSE-PAID MARINE RESOURCES POPULATION DYNAMICS WORKSHOP IN THE FLORIDA KEYS

Greetings all!
I’m sure you are all off doing great and amazing things in your life! It is that time again that I am marketing the MRPD workshop and trying to get the message out to faculty and top notch undergrads that might be interested in applying for our workshop. I would greatly appreciate your help if you would forward the flyer and information on our workshop to students and faculty that might have interest in our program. 

NSF GRFP Information sessions for graduate and undergraduate students

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Information Sessions
Webinar:
· Tuesday, October 7, 2014 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. To register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/649070414
· Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. To register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/656401654
In person:
· Thursday, October 9, 2014, 3:30-5:00 p.m., Smith 311
· Friday, October 10, 2014; 10:30-12 noon., Oceanography Teaching Building (OTB), room 014
· Tuesday, October 14, 2014; 12:30-2:00 p.m., Denny 206
NSF’s GRFP is one of the premier opportunities to fund your graduate study. 

Nosh on Nature #2 – Oct. 16

Nosh on Nature
"Planet, People and Profit. Triple Bottom Line Sustainability"

Thursday, October 16 in Wallace Hall 012, 12:30-1:30pm
​Lunch Provided ​
RSVP ​Required: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/juljohn/248494

Dr. Dorothy Paun’s presentation will provide insights on how “triple bottom line” sustainability entails more than a traditional single “bottom line” focus on profitability. When corporations use a triple bottom line sustainability approach, for decision making and managerial practices, planet, people, and profits are enhanced for the long-term greater good of all. 

Boren Scholarships & Fellowships for language study abroad – UW information sessions

We are fortunate to have a representative from the Boren Awards program visiting UW on Oct. 14 to provide information to students, faculty and staff. Please help us get the word out to anyone interested and feel free to attend! Details for that session, and others throughout fall quarter, are below.
Boren Awards for International Study
UW Information Sessions:
· Tues., Oct. 

Mary Gates Scholarships – upcoming info sessions

The Mary Gates Endowment for Students is currently accepting scholarship applications. Mary Gates scholarships provide $4,000 ($2,000 per quarter for two quarters) for students to pursue leadership or research activities. These scholarships benefit students in the current academic year, and are open to all UW undergraduate students regardless of class year, major or residency status. Deadlines are coming up soon, so begin the application process, attend an information session, and register for an application workshop. 

Q Center Welcome Luncheon October 3rd!

Lesbian? Gay? Straigh-ish? Trans*? Queer? Two-Spirit? Questioning? No labels needed? Excited about starting school? Us too!
Q Center Welcome Luncheon
Friday, October 3rd, 2014
HUB 160 – The Lyceum
12:00 – 1:30 PM
Keep celebrating the Q Center at the University of Washington’s 10th anniversary and the ASUW Queer Student Commission’s general awesomeness and come on over to the HUB to be welcomed and celebrated! 

The Peel Project – heading to the Yukon!

6 artists paddle into the Arctic Circle 
— A film of Art, Wilderness & Canadian Identity —
 
Find Out More — Become a Strategic Partner — Donate!
Hello to the SAFS community! This summer I (Emma Hodgson – a SAFS student) will be taking part in a collaborative project between art and science in northern Yukon. The Peel Project is a multi-layered endeavor bringing together film, the arts and sciences as a means of telling a unique story of art, adventure and Canadian identity. 

Exciting Opportunity for Youth Participation at Sydney World Parks Congress! Deadline Aug. 15

Greetings!
Students and young professionals from around the world are invited to participate in the Responding to Climate Change Stream of the World Parks Congress in Sydney, Australia, November 12-19, 2014! Please see attachments for more information on this exciting opportunity.
Potential participants must complete the Participant Information Form and submit to Climate_Change by August 15, 2014.
Please distribute through your networks to interested parties. 

Global Health Law Summer Institute

From July 14-18, the law school will be hosting our Global Health Law Summer Institute, with a special focus on “The Access Challenge.” The link for information is: http://www.law.washington.edu/HealthLaw/Institute/Default.aspx
In addition to days focused on access to global health, to health services, and to health care products, the Thursday, July 17 program focuses on Access to Sustainable Clean and Healthy Environments: The Role of International Environmental Law. 

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