Society and the Oceans SMEA/ENVIR/JSISB 103
Counts toward both I&S and NW credit requirements
5 Credits, Spring 2020
Professor Patrick Christie
Meets MWF 12:30-1:50 PM. Mary Gates Hall 231.
Class focus: Today the oceans have become the ultimate proving ground of whether humans are capable of achieving a sustainable relationship with a planet showing increasing signs of stress.
Application work parties! Feb 3 & Feb 6
Stop by one or both as you prepare your application for the Hollomon Health Innovation Challenge and/or Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge:
Monday, February 3, Dempsey Hall 211, 1 – 4:00 pm
Thursday, February 6, Paccar Hall, Deloitte Commons, 2 – 5 pm
Come start or finish your application with us!
On March 4, the UW Career and Internship Center and the UW School of Medicine Career Center will host a current medical student panel on campus in the Health Sciences Building T-550.Read more
There are two classes in need of TAs: ENVIR 100 and ENVIR 250. Please see the job descriptions below.
ENVIR 100: TA Position Announcement ENVIR 100 SPR 2020.pdf
ENVIR 250: TA Position Announcement ENVIR 250 SPR 2020.pdfRead more
FISH 497A Special Topics: Ecological Research in Alaska
B Term, July 15 – August 15 (tentative dates; will overlap with A Term but students with interest should attend info session and ask about start date flex)
Live and work in an active field research station
Conduct hands-on research in pristine, thriving, coastal Alaska watersheds
Work with renowned faculty Ray Hilborn, Tom Quinn, and Daniel Schindler
INFO SESSION: Tuesday February 4, 4:30pm in FSH 213
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5pm, February 14
The Education Rome 2020 Exploration Seminar is in its third year and currently accepting applications with a priority deadline of Friday, February 15th.
It is a 3-week program based at the UW Rome Center (right in the heart of the Italian capital) that explores the impact of historical and contemporary concepts of gender and multiculturalism.
The Brothers in Color RSO, which is a student organization started by students in the Brotherhood Initiative, (BI) has started back up for this quarter.
This organization was born out of the realization from BI students of the support and community they receive and how there are other students on campus who could benefit from that as well.
This event is free and open to the community.
UW First-Gen graduate students, staff, and faculty will screen their powerful digital stories of being in the first generation of their families to earn bachelor’s degrees and more, followed by a panel conversation.
Early fall start study abroad opportunity in Spain!
Information Sessions: February 4th and February 11th in MGH 171E
Application Deadline: February 15th
Wildlands Studies Information Session
Tue 1/28 4pm in Bloedel 292