Koru Deadline TODAY!

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Recruiting ’15-16 Undergrad Research Leaders: Appdeadline: 9/1/15

Apply to be an Undergraduate Research Leader!

Application Deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

The Undergraduate Research Program (URP) is seeking enthusiastic and experienced undergraduate researchers from all disciplines to be Undergraduate Research Leaders (URLs) for the 2015-16 academic year. Students conducting research in the arts, humanities, and social sciences are particularly encouraged to apply.

URLs serve a central role in connecting undergraduates to support services of the URP. The goal of the URL program is to increase awareness and participation of undergraduates doing research in a range of disciplines. As a URL, you can motivate future undergraduate researchers! Anticipated URL time commitment is approximately 8-10 hours/month and dependent on quarterly events and student availability.

More information and application available here.

Questions? Contact the URP Staff at urp or (206) 543-4282

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MESA: Be a Tutor – Volunteering Opportunity for Fall 2015

Be a Tutor with Seattle MESA

· Earn up to 10 credits in your major or minor

· Motivate and mentor a student

· Develop your teaching skills

· Build confidence in STEM subject areas

· Work with other great UW volunteers

· Travel available through UCAR

For more information please contact Joffrey Hooks at mtutoruw or (206) 616-2946

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Information Sessions – Leadership in Higher Education Master’s Program at UW

The UW College of Education is currently recruiting for the Leadership in Higher Education (LHE) Master’s Program for Autumn 2016 enrollment. This 45-credit program prepares graduates for careers in all sectors of post-secondary education and is designed for those just starting out as well as current higher education professionals seeking to advance. Both full-time and part-time enrollment options are available. Full-time students can complete the program in one academic year. The application form and guidelines are now live.

Please see below for upcoming information sessions. We would appreciate your help in recruiting an ambitious, motivated cadre of students. Whether you forward to your networks or tell us whom to contact, we are grateful for your help!

Learn more about the M.Ed. in Leadership in Higher Education!

(Select a date to register)
Information Session (in person) | Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 6-7pm in Miller 212

Webinar Session (online) | Thursday, July 16, 2015, 12-1pm

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Jessica Salvador, Associate Director, at highered or (206) 221-8384.

Dr. Joe Lott

Director, Leadership in Higher Education

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Americorp positions open for recent graduates

We are looking for energetic, creative people to join a UW and Neighborhood House team (West Seattle location) focused on providing low income and immigrant youth with opportunities to learn afterschool. We have a creative approach called STUDIO that provides making and tinkering activities to introduce youth to STEM, design, arts, and health. See the position descriptions below:

Idealist listing:

Full position description:

Clarke Hill
High Point Teen Programs Supervisor
Neighborhood House, High Point Center

6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, WA 98126
T (206) 588-4900 ext. 626

Leslie Rupert Herrenkohl, Ph.D.
Co-Director, The 3DL Partnership

Professor, College of Education
Learning Sciences & Human Development
312 Miller Hall, Box 353600
Seattle, WA 98195-3600

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ECON Cap & Gown Donation Drive!

ECON Cap & Gown Donation Drive!

“I’ve graduated! Now what do I do with my cap & gown??”

If you would like to DONATE your gently-used CAPS/GOWNS/TASSELS to benefit future Department of Economics Graduation Celebration participants in-need, please feel free to drop off the items at the ECON Main Office (305 Savery Hall, 8am-5pm) by Tuesday, June 30th.

Thanks for your help & participation. Enjoy the rest of your graduation celebrations. You deserve it – Congratulations!


Patrick H. Pineda
Academic Counselor, Senior
University of Washington
Department of Economics
UW Box 353330 – 305 Savery Hall
Seattle, Washington 98195-3330
Phone: 206.543.5794 Fax: 206.685.7477
Email: econadv@uw.edu, ppineda@uw.edu

Drop-In Advising: 11a-12p & 3p-4p, Monday-Friday
Scheduled Appointments: Email econadv@uw.edu

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Summer Undergraduate Research Info Sessions and URP Drop-In Advising Hours

Upcoming Undergraduate Research Info Sessions

Undergraduate research information sessions address how the Undergraduate Research Program can help students pursue their research interests.

Primarily for undergraduates who have yet to begin research, the sessions provide research resources, information on funding, and suggestions for approaching faculty. Additionally, the sessions are highly student-driven, with an emphasis on student questions and concerns.

Tuesday, July 7th, 2:00 – 2:50 p.m., 171 MGH

Monday, July 20th, 10:30 – 11:20 a.m., 171 MGH

Tuesday, August 4th, 2:00 – 2:50 p.m., 171 MGH

Monday, August 10th, 10:30 – 11:20 a.m., 171 MGH

Monday, August 31st, 10:30 – 11:20 a.m., 171 MGH

Tuesday, September 1st, 2:00 – 2:50 p.m., 171 MGH

Sign up here: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/160

Summer Quarter Drop-In Advising

Thursdays, 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. in 171 MGH

If this times do not work for you, please email us (urp) available dates and times for the following week and we can work on setting up an appointment.

Lauren Brohawn

Adviser and Program Coordinator

Undergraduate Research Program

171 Mary Gates Hall





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