2014 – 2015 ASUW Queer Student Commission Internship Positions

The ASUW Queer Student Commission is looking for interns that are interested in Programming, Advocacy, Publicity, and Community & Outreach. In their respective positions, each intern will work closely with the director, gaining experience in upholding the ASUW Queer Student Commission’s mission. Internships will be dynamic, fun-filled experiences to build community and learn the skills necessary to be a leader in the queer community. All identities are welcome to apply.

Learn more about the mission statement and the available positions at http://qsc.asuw.org/get-involved/internships/
Apply at tinyurl.com/QSCIntern 

Application closes on October 17th, 2014 at 11:45pm


FIUTS Pen Pal Program

Are you an international student? Are you interested in gaining classroom experience, or interacting with elementary school students? Join the FIUTS Pen Pal Program and exchange letters with an elementary school student!

International students at the UW will be matched with fifth graders at Beacon Hill International School and will exchange 4 letters over the course of Fall Quarter. Come to one of the information sessions in the Allen Library Research Commons, Red C Space to learn more!
  • Friday, September 26th: 4:00-5:00pm
  • Monday, September 29th: 2:00-3:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 1st: 4:00-5:00pm
  • Thursday, October 2nd: 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, October 7th: 10:00am-11:00am
FIUTS has lots of other opportunities for both domestic and international students to share their culture with the local community. Contact tom@fiuts.org to learn more!

Upcoming Information Sessions for 2014-2015 Mary Gates Scholarships

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 activities. 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, attend an information session, and register for an application workshop.

Information Sessions (two sessions daily; select one):

  • Sept. 29, 3:30-4:20 p.m. or 4:30-5:20 p.m., rm. MGH 171
  • Oct. 1, 11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. or 12:30-1:20 p.m, rm. MGH 171
  • Oct. 2, 11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. or 12:30-1:20 p.m., rm. MGH 171

Leadership Application Workshop:

  • October 7, 4:30-6:20 p.m., rm. MGH 171 (RSVP here)

Research Application Workshops (select one):

  • Oct. 8, 3:30-5:20 p.m., rm. MGH 258 (RSVP here)
  • Oct. 14, 4:30-6:20 p.m., rm. MGH 171-E (RSVP here)

Leadership Deadline:

  • Monday, Oct. 13, 5:00 p.m.

Research Deadline:

  • Monday, Oct. 20, 5:00 p.m.

Begin the online application and learn more on our website, expd.uw.edu/mge.

Email mgates@uw.edu with any questions.