Info Session: UW’s Marine Station Friday Harbor Labs 1/17 @ 4-5:30

NOTE: If you are looking for information on the April 8, 2013 FHL Info Session, please see this blog post for more information.
UW’s Friday Harbor Labs Information Session
Thursday 1/17
4-5:30pm
Fishery Sciences Building 203
Directions: http://washington.edu/maps/?F
Learn how you can get involved with Friday Harbor Labs (FHL), UW’s world renowned marine station on San Juan Island. FHL faculty and former students will share their experiences, talk about their research, and answer questions. 

Mindfulness Meditation groups

The Mental Health Clinic at Hall Health is offering mindfulness meditation groups for those looking to establish or maintain a meditation practice. Groups are open to anyone and may be covered by one’s health insurance plan.
Groups open for enrollment:
Mindfulness Meditation for Beginners is an 8-session series with two sections: Wednesdays from 10:30 – 12:00 starting January 16th and Thursdays from 4-5:30, starting on January 17th. 

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. 

Finance & Accounting from a Sustainability Perspective – ESRM 321, NW, I&S

Will you please forward to your students / post on your website, the information below and attached flyer about my Finance & Accounting from a Sustainability* Perspective course? ESRM 321 is an introductory business course designed for non-business majors, has NO prerequisites, gives NW and I & S credit, and is taught at 5:30 pm to avoid conflicting with other course offerings. 

SAFS Blog on Vacation

Over the UW holiday break, the SAFS Student Services Blog will be updated infrequently but rest assured that we’ll be back in full force when the quarter starts on January 7 so check back! 

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. 

UW Environmental Innovation Challenge-Prototype Funding Deadline Sunday, Dec 16

UW Environmental Innovation Challenge – Prototype Funding
Due Sunday, Dec 16:
PROTOTYPE FUNDING
We have $25,000 available for prototype funding which has been provided by the UW College of Engineering. You can use this funding for purchasing materials to build your prototype, renting equipment, purchasing safety equipment, and hiring short-term work beyond your team’s capacity. We prefer to see requests between $500 and $1,500 but will consider both smaller and larger amounts. 

Procrastination/Perfectionism Group Openings

We are pleased to announce that our Wednesday Procrastination/Perfectionism group now has openings. Our Friday group, which meets from 10 to noon, is currently closed, but you could be placed on a wait list if Wednesday is not an option.
Please disseminate widely and contact us with any questions.
2. Procrastination/Perfectionism Group – Wednesdays from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Ongoing. 

TV Academy Foundation College Emmys & Mister Rogers Memorial Scholarship Open Now

THE ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES FOUNDATION
NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FOR DISTINGUISHED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS
The 34thCollege Television Awards and Mister Rogers Memorial Scholarship
Welcomes Applicants in All Categories
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA, December 10, 2012 – The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation is now accepting submissions for two of its renowned student programs: the 34th College Television Awards competition and the Mister Rogers Memorial Scholarship, which honors the legacy of Fred Rogers (“Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood”). 

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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