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Student Conservation Association office hours NEXT TUESDAY

Student Conservation Association ‘Recruiter in Residence’ hours
Tuesday, February 19th
10am-3pm
You must book an appointment time in advance – read on for instructions
This is an amazing opportunity for all majors and years to meet with a recruiter from the Student Conservation Association, ask questions about the SCA’s Alternative Spring Break, expense paid environmental internships, learn about the application process, and get selected for a position. 

Student Internship with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition

Student Internship with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition
CONTEXT
The Duwamish, Seattle’s only river, has been declared by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a Superfund
Site, one of the most hazardous toxic sites in the nation, and its health and future are at a critical moment. After
February, 28, 2013 (release date for EPA’s proposed cleanup plan), the affected communities and residents of the
greater Seattle area will have 105 days to provide their comments, input and concerns. 

Performing Research at UW Workshop Tomorrow at 3:30PM!

Greetings! The CLUE Writing Center will be conducting a “Performing Research at UW” workshop TOMORROW at 3:30PM in Mary Gates Hall 284!
This workshop will cover the basic research skills needed to complete assignments quickly and easily, using subscription resources available through the UW Library system and the world wide web. Come find about:

How to Get Started on a Research Project

What are some effective ways to brainstorm for possible research topics, create research questions, and/or develop effective search terms? 

Undergraduate Research Symposium + Workshops

Undergraduate Research Symposium application is open
The Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium is a chance for undergraduates to present what they have learned through their research experiences to a larger audience. The Symposium also provides a forum for students, faculty, and the community to discuss cutting edge research topics and to examine the connection between research and education. The Symposium includes poster and presentation sessions by students from all academic disciplines and all three UW campuses, plus invited guests. 

The Career Center’s Annual Internship Fair- February 13th, 2013!!!

Are you looking to gain an internship opportunity? Search no more! We have more than 90 exhibitors representing government, non-profit and private sector industries attending the Internship Fair, all with an interest in recruiting Huskies! Don’t miss out on this perfect opportunity!
Internship Fair
When: February 13th, 2013; 2-6pm
Where: HUB Ballrooms
List of Employers: http://careers.uw.edu/Students/Internship-Fair (Please visit the link frequently as the information is updated regularly)
Questions? 

UW Amgen Scholars Summer Program Application & Info. Sessions

UW AMGEN SCHOLARS SUMMER PROGRAM
Interested in learning more about science and biotechnology research as a career? The UW Amgen Scholars Program provides a transformative opportunity for some of the nation’s top undergraduates to explore and prepare for careers in scientific research.
The application & information for the 2013 UW Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program is available at: http://www.washington.edu/research/urp/amgen APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 1, 2013. 

$$$ – Mary Gates Scholarships – now accepting applications

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 projects. 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 and attend an information session and application workshop. 

University of Tokyo Research Internship Program (Summer)

University of Tokyo Research Internship Program (UTRIP):
http://www.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/utrip/ (general info)
http://www.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/utrip/program/ (2013 program details)
This program was launched by the Graduate School of Science (GSS) of the University of Tokyo (one of the world’s leading research-education universities) as part of its campaign begun in June 2010 for promoting the internationalization of the GSS by inviting talented young students from abroad. UTRIP is an intensive summer research program targeted at undergraduates who have a keen interest in pursuing an M.S. 

New Public Service Opportunities Blog!

The Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center is pleased to present the new(ish) Public Service Opportunities Blog!
The Public Service Opportunities Blog provides University of Washington students with a unified place to find VOLUNTEER, INTERNSHIP, AND PUBLIC SERVICE JOB OPPORTUNITIES.
 
Find a wide variety of Public Service-focused opportunities and events posted by on- and off-campus organizations all in one place for quick and easy reference. 

undergrad internship or research in winter quarter

Internship opportunities are available in the Freshwater Ecology and Conservation Lab for Winter 2013! Interns will be sponsored by Dr. Julian Olden and will assist a master’s student with a study examining the impacts of urban development and invasive species on lake food webs. Interns will learn techniques of stable isotope analysis and the ecology and identification of aquatic insects. There may also be opportunities for long-term involvement with the study and to sample lakes during the summer. 

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