November 2, 2016

Workshop for faculty and TAs on teaching student veterans, Nov. 7

This workshop is an opportunity for UW faculty and teaching assistants to hear first-hand from a panel of UW student veterans, sharing their experiences and answering questions about how to create inclusive classroom engagement. Join small and large-group discussions with students, faculty and staff—and identify resources for teaching student veterans more effectively. 

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October 31, 2016

NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program director speaks Nov. 7

The University of Washington and Urban@UW are hosting Jacqueline Patterson, director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program, as a Walker Ames lecturer. She is giving her public lecture on Monday, Nov. 7 in Kane Hall at 7:30 p.m.

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October 26, 2016

School of Social Work resumes regularly scheduled building hours

As of Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, the UW School of Social Work resumes its regularly scheduled building hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. The building is closed on Saturday and Sunday.

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October 26, 2016

Open enrollment for benefit plan changes begins Nov. 1

Open enrollment for state employees in higher education begins Nov. 1 and ends Nov. 30. The open enrollment period is your only chance to change your benefits coverage unless you are hired after the open enrollment period or have a qualifying life event such as a new child. Benefit changes you select during the open enrollment period take effect on Jan. 1, 2017. 

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October 4, 2016

Office of Field Education welcomes new assistant dean and field faculty lecturers

In the next few months, there will be three new faces in the Office of Field Education. Valli Kalei Kanuha (pictured left) will join the staff Jan. 3, as the new Assistant Dean for Field Education, and two School MSW graduates were hired as field faculty lecturers: Saul Tran Cornwall and Khalfani Mwamba.

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