Study Abroad: Natural & Cultural History of Costa Rica

Are you interested in the natural and cultural history of Costa Rica? Interested in a early Autumn study abroad experience?  Join ESRM professors John Marzluff and Robert Tournay this September on an Exploration Seminar.  A brief description of the expedition is below, but you can learn more at
https://studyabroad.washington.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=10596
Your application is due March 1. 

SAFS in the News: Ocean acidification to hit West Coast Dungeness crab fishery

SAFS Prof. Tim Essington is featured in UW Today:
‘The acidification of the ocean expected as seawater absorbs increasing amounts of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere will reverberate through the West Coast’s marine food web, but not necessarily in the ways you might expect, new research shows.
Dungeness crabs, for example, will likely suffer as their food sources decline. Dungeness crab fisheries valued at about $220 million annually may face a strong downturn over the next 50 years, according to the research published Jan. 

Apply now! Hatchery Manager job opening

Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians
Hatchery Manager job opening

 
JOB DESCRIPTION
 
This position, as are all positions with the Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians, is Indian Preference in Hiring, in accordance with P.L. 93-638. 

Apply Now! NOAA Hollings Scholarship due Jan. 31

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year for participation in the Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) and Educational Partnership Program (EPP) scholarship programs. 

Friday Harbor Labs info session Tuesday, 1/17 10:30 AM

Friday Harbor Labs Info Session: Spring/Summer Quarter 2017
Spend spring or summer quarter studying at the UW’s marine field station in the San Juan Islands. Get started by attending the following info session:
INFO SESSION: Spring and Summer Quarter at Friday Harbor
When: Tuesday 1/17, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Where: Marine Sciences Building Room 123
RSVP: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/jkob/320432
Learn more about what spending a quarter studying full time in the San Juan Islands can mean for you. 

Paid Internship: Environmental Equity Intern

Please share with your networks that intersect environmental and race and social justice.
This student intern will be working directly with me in implementing and embedding an environmental equity and social justice lens within the environmental program and policies at Seattle City Light.
This is a paid internship and hours will be flexible with school schedules.
Thank you!
Seattle City Light Environmental Equity Student Internship Link 

UW SACNAS Meeting – Tuesday Jan. 17 5-6 pm in HUB 250

It’s a New Year and what a great time to get involved in outreach centered on building diversity in science. The UW Chapter of the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is hosting its January meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 17th from 5 – 6pm in HUB room #250. Come meet other students, faculty, and staff who are dedicated to increasing the representation of underrepresented groups in STEM fields! 

Volunteer! Seattle Clean Street clean up in CD

We are excited to announce our first clean-up of 2017!
Saturday, January 28

Here’s what you need to know:
When:
10:00 AM Saturday, January 28

Where:
1698 E Union St, Seattle, WA 98122.
(Central District!)
What to bring:
We will provide all necessary equipment
(trash grabbers, bags, and gloves).
As usual, we will provide coffee and a light breakfast.
Bring appropriate clothing for the weather! 

Apply to study abroad in 2017-18!

Dear UW Students,
Thinking about studying abroad this summer or next year? Now is the time to apply! Here is a list of programs with deadlines coming soon. Visit our website and check out the information below to learn how you can make your Husky Experience global with UW Study Abroad.
Deadlines
University Exchanges – January 17
Summer Programs – February 15
Early Fall Exploration Seminars – March 1
Autumn Quarter Programs – March 1
Advising
Are you trying to decide if studying abroad is a good choice for you? 

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