Upcoming Calendar Events

  • Jul 29: HCDE MS Info Session

    Tue Jul 29, 2014 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. PDT Join the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) to learn more about the HCDE Master's degree. All sessions are held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in Sieg Hall, Room 233, on the University of Washington campus in Seattle. Learn more and apply at hcde.uw.edu/ms. Campus location: Sieg Hall (SIG) Campus room: 233 Facebook: www.facebook.com… More info: hcde.uw.edu…

  • Aug 1: Technology Mgmt MBA Online Info Session

    Fri Aug 1, 2014 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm | Online Webinar Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, 12 - 12:30 p.m. PDT The Technology Management MBA (TMMBA) Program will reshape the way you work in teams, evolve the way you think about leadership and provide new perspectives for tackling complex business challenges. Attend this 30 minute online Information Session to learn more about the program, get your questions answered, and see if this 18-month journey is right for you.  Spouses and guests are always welcome. Please Register HereAbout TMMBA The 18-month TMMBA Program is one of three options for working professionals who want to earn an MBA through the Foster School of Business. Designed for people who are passionate about technology and entrepreneurism, the program offers a comprehensive business management curriculum with an emphasis on innovation and leadership. Modeled on an Executive MBA format, students benefit from a full range of support and services. Classes take place at the Eastside Executive Center in Kirkland, where TMMBA students learn from UW Foster faculty who are thought leaders in their fields. Earning a Foster MBA from the TMMBA Program, you’ll learn alongside talented peers and join an extensive network of high-caliber professionals and innovators from around the world. Distributions: Internet, Intranet Event sponsors: TMMBA Program, ​tmmba@uw.edu More info: crm.orionondemand.com…

  • Aug 1: Kavli BRAIN Coffee Hour: Dr. Hamish Meffin on Retinal Implants

    Fri Aug 1, 2014 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | Russell Building1414 NE 42nd Street, Suite 204Seattle, WA 98105 Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. PDT Dr. Hamish Meffin will provide an overview of the retinal implant research program of Bionic Vision Australia, a national consortium of researchers working together to develop a bionic eye.  His talk will include a summary of results from patients. Retinal implants aim to restore some level of functional vision to patients with degenerative retinal diseases, such as retinitis pigmentosa, through electrical stimulation of surviving neurons. Meffin is a senior research fellow at the National Vision Institute and Department of Optometry & Visual Science at the University of Melbourne. Event sponsors: This seminar is supported by the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering and the Kavli Foundation. Facebook: www.facebook.com… Twitter: twitter.com… More info: csne-erc.org

  • Aug 4: ChemE Distinguished Young Scholars Seminars

    Mon Aug 4, 2014 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 4 - 5 p.m. PDT A panel of ChemE grad students invites a distinguished group of postdoctoral researchers and graduate students selected from the large pool of national applicants to visit Seattle to present their research at the department's summer seminar.  July 21 Julianne Holloway, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Designing materials that mimic the native structure or biological signaling inherent in orthopedic tissues in order to improve treatment following injury. July 28 Kevin Solomon, Ph.D., University of California - Santa Barbara Developing sustainable biorefineries in traditional and non-model microbes through the use of systems and synthetic biology. August 4 Albert Keung, Ph.D., Boston University Synthetic approaches to control cell fate and function. August 11 Brent Nannenga, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institutes Overcoming barriers in structual biology through novel method development. August 18 Amir Haji-Akbari, Ph.D., Princeton University Computer-aided molecular engineering of crystallization in pursuit of more potent functional materials, cleaner sources of energy and better climate. August 25 Heather Mayes, Northwestern University Harnessing computational chemistry to reveal reaction mechanisms that convert cellulose to renewable fuels and chemicals. Social time follows each seminar in the Benson Hall lobby. Campus location: Physics / Astronomy Auditorium (PAA) Campus room: A102 Event sponsors: UW Department of Chemical Engineering More info: www.cheme.washington.edu…

  • Aug 4: User-Centered Design Certificate Info Session

    Mon Aug 4, 2014 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. PDT Join the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) to learn more about the Certificate in User-Centered Design. All sessions are held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in Sieg Hall, Room 420, on the University of Washington campus in Seattle. Learn more and apply at hcde.uw.edu/ucd. ***We regret that due to the exceptional number of interested applicants, we are unable to schedule individual advising appointments with prospective User-Centered Design Certificate students; the best way to learn about the certificate is to attend an info session.*** If you would like to be added to the mailing list, please email hcdefd@uw.edu, subject line: UCD Certificate mailing list. Campus location: Sieg Hall (SIG) Campus room: Room 420 Event sponsors: Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) Facebook: www.facebook.com… More info: hcde.uw.edu…

  • Aug 11: ChemE Distinguished Young Scholars Seminars

    Mon Aug 11, 2014 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, 4 - 5 p.m. PDT A panel of ChemE grad students invites a distinguished group of postdoctoral researchers and graduate students selected from the large pool of national applicants to visit Seattle to present their research at the department's summer seminar.  July 21 Julianne Holloway, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Designing materials that mimic the native structure or biological signaling inherent in orthopedic tissues in order to improve treatment following injury. July 28 Kevin Solomon, Ph.D., University of California - Santa Barbara Developing sustainable biorefineries in traditional and non-model microbes through the use of systems and synthetic biology. August 4 Albert Keung, Ph.D., Boston University Synthetic approaches to control cell fate and function. August 11 Brent Nannenga, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institutes Overcoming barriers in structual biology through novel method development. August 18 Amir Haji-Akbari, Ph.D., Princeton University Computer-aided molecular engineering of crystallization in pursuit of more potent functional materials, cleaner sources of energy and better climate. August 25 Heather Mayes, Northwestern University Harnessing computational chemistry to reveal reaction mechanisms that convert cellulose to renewable fuels and chemicals. Social time follows each seminar in the Benson Hall lobby. Campus location: Physics / Astronomy Auditorium (PAA) Campus room: A102 Event sponsors: UW Department of Chemical Engineering More info: www.cheme.washington.edu…

  • Aug 14: Tableau Hands-on Introduction

    Thu Aug 14, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am | Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, 9 - 11 a.m. PDT This 2 hour workshop provides a hands-on tour of Tableau Desktop data visualization software. Participants will have the opportunity to practice with Tableau Desktop, navigate the user interface and build visualizations. Target Audience: Staff and faculty who would like to learn more about data visualization in an instructor-led, hands-on workshop. Prerequisites: Watch the 3 minute Tableau Desktop introductory video before arriving at class Cost: Free Workshop Objectives Hands-on tour of Tableau Desktop interface Connect to an Excel table, build, format, sort and filter a Tableau visualization Navigate an existing Tableau Dashboard (UW Profiles) Campus location: Roosevelt Commons (RVC) Campus room: Roosevelt Commons, Room 110 4311 11th Ave NE, Seattle Event sponsors: UW-IT Enterprise Data & Analytics, Contact: eda-training@uw.edu More info: decisionsupport.washington.edu…

  • Aug 14: Writing Consultations for Graduate Students

    Thu Aug 14, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm | Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, 12 - 1:30 p.m. PDT The Odegaard Writing and Research Center (OWRC) offers drop-in consultations in the Research Commons for graduate students only. Tutors staffing these consulting hours are experienced in supporting graduate level research and writing at all stages for advising on a wide range of academic and professional purposes (e.g., conference proposals, articles for publication, thesis or dissertation work). Campus location: Allen Library (ALB) Campus room: Research Commons, Allen South Ground Floor, Booth A Event sponsors: UW Libraries, Odegaard Writing and Research Center More info: depts.washington.edu…

  • Aug 18: Surface Characterization of Biomaterials: NESAC/BIO Workshop

    Mon Aug 18, 2014 12:00 am | Monday, Aug. 18 - Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 Learn to Characterize Biomaterial Surface Composition and Structure The NESAC/BIO Surface Characterization Workshop includes lectures and surface analysis demonstrations. Demonstrations on NESAC/BIO instruments provide application examples for the material covered in the work shop lectures. Attendees learn the capabilities of surface analysis methods and how to intelligently review data received from surface analysis laboratories. The workshop focuses on the following methods: Electron Spectroscopy for Chemical Analysis (ESCA) Secondary Ion Mass Multivariate Data Analysis Contact Angle Measurements Surface Modification Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Campus location: Molecular Engineering (MOL) Event sponsors: NESAC/BIO More info: www.nb.uw.edu…

  • Aug 18: ChemE Distinguished Young Scholars Seminars

    Mon Aug 18, 2014 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, 4 - 5 p.m. PDT A panel of ChemE grad students invites a distinguished group of postdoctoral researchers and graduate students selected from the large pool of national applicants to visit Seattle to present their research at the department's summer seminar.  July 21 Julianne Holloway, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Designing materials that mimic the native structure or biological signaling inherent in orthopedic tissues in order to improve treatment following injury. July 28 Kevin Solomon, Ph.D., University of California - Santa Barbara Developing sustainable biorefineries in traditional and non-model microbes through the use of systems and synthetic biology. August 4 Albert Keung, Ph.D., Boston University Synthetic approaches to control cell fate and function. August 11 Brent Nannenga, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institutes Overcoming barriers in structual biology through novel method development. August 18 Amir Haji-Akbari, Ph.D., Princeton University Computer-aided molecular engineering of crystallization in pursuit of more potent functional materials, cleaner sources of energy and better climate. August 25 Heather Mayes, Northwestern University Harnessing computational chemistry to reveal reaction mechanisms that convert cellulose to renewable fuels and chemicals. Social time follows each seminar in the Benson Hall lobby. Campus location: Physics / Astronomy Auditorium (PAA) Campus room: A102 Event sponsors: UW Department of Chemical Engineering More info: www.cheme.washington.edu…

  • Aug 25: ChemE Distinguished Young Scholars Seminars

    Mon Aug 25, 2014 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, 4 - 5 p.m. PDT A panel of ChemE grad students invites a distinguished group of postdoctoral researchers and graduate students selected from the large pool of national applicants to visit Seattle to present their research at the department's summer seminar.  July 21 Julianne Holloway, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Designing materials that mimic the native structure or biological signaling inherent in orthopedic tissues in order to improve treatment following injury. July 28 Kevin Solomon, Ph.D., University of California - Santa Barbara Developing sustainable biorefineries in traditional and non-model microbes through the use of systems and synthetic biology. August 4 Albert Keung, Ph.D., Boston University Synthetic approaches to control cell fate and function. August 11 Brent Nannenga, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institutes Overcoming barriers in structual biology through novel method development. August 18 Amir Haji-Akbari, Ph.D., Princeton University Computer-aided molecular engineering of crystallization in pursuit of more potent functional materials, cleaner sources of energy and better climate. August 25 Heather Mayes, Northwestern University Harnessing computational chemistry to reveal reaction mechanisms that convert cellulose to renewable fuels and chemicals. Social time follows each seminar in the Benson Hall lobby. Campus location: Physics / Astronomy Auditorium (PAA) Campus room: A102 Event sponsors: UW Department of Chemical Engineering More info: www.cheme.washington.edu…

  • Aug 25: HCDE MS Info Session

    Mon Aug 25, 2014 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. PDT Join the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) to learn more about the HCDE Master's degree. All sessions are held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in Sieg Hall, Room 233, on the University of Washington campus in Seattle. Learn more and apply at hcde.uw.edu/ms. Campus location: Sieg Hall (SIG) Campus room: 233 Facebook: www.facebook.com… More info: hcde.uw.edu…

  • Aug 28: Tableau Hands-on Introduction

    Thu Aug 28, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am | Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, 9 - 11 a.m. PDT This 2 hour workshop provides a hands-on tour of Tableau Desktop data visualization software. Participants will have the opportunity to practice with Tableau Desktop, navigate the user interface and build visualizations. Target Audience: Staff and faculty who would like to learn more about data visualization in an instructor-led, hands-on workshop. Prerequisites: Watch the 3 minute Tableau Desktop introductory video before arriving at class Cost: Free Workshop Objectives Hands-on tour of Tableau Desktop interface Connect to an Excel table, build, format, sort and filter a Tableau visualization Navigate an existing Tableau Dashboard (UW Profiles) Campus location: Roosevelt Commons (RVC) Campus room: Roosevelt Commons, Room 110 4311 11th Ave NE, Seattle Event sponsors: UW-IT Enterprise Data & Analytics, Contact: eda-training@uw.edu More info: decisionsupport.washington.edu…

  • Sep 1: Labor Day (no classes)

    Mon Sep 1, 2014 12:00 am | Monday, Sep. 1, 2014 University holiday, no classes Year: 2014 Quarter: Autumn

  • Sep 10: International Conference on Energy Conversion & Storage (Orcas 2014)

    Wed Sep 10, 2014 1:00 pm | Wednesday, Sep. 10, 3 p.m. - Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014, 1 p.m. PDT ORCAS 2014 is the latest in a successful series of international educational meetings that brings together graduate students, postdocs, industrial, government, and academic scientists to discuss emerging materials issues in the idyllic setting of the UW's Friday Harbor Laboratory in the Pacific Northwest. Campus room: UW Friday Harbor Laboratories More info: http…

  • Sep 29: MolES seminar: David Erickson, Cornell

    Mon Sep 29, 2014 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Monday, Sep. 29, 2014, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. PDT Campus location: Johnson Hall (JHN) Campus room: 102 Event sponsors: The weekly seminar series organized by Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute provides a forum for bringing national and international leaders in nanoscale science and technology to campus, and for graduate students enrolled in our Dual Ph.D. program in Nanotechnology to present their research. The campus and public are welcome to attend.

  • Oct 2: BioEngineering Fall Open House

    Thu Oct 2, 2014 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. PDT Contact: uwbioeap@uw.edu More info: depts.washington.edu…

  • Oct 2: BioEngineering Fall Open House

    Thu Oct 2, 2014 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. PDT Contact: uwbioeap@uw.edu More info: depts.washington.edu…

  • Oct 8: MolES Seminar: Joachim Spatz, Metals Research, Germany

    Wed Oct 8, 2014 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. PDT Campus location: Johnson Hall (JHN) Campus room: TBD Event sponsors: The weekly seminar series organized by Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute provides a forum for bringing national and international leaders in nanoscale science and technology to campus, and for graduate students enrolled in our Dual Ph.D. program in Nanotechnology to present their research. The campus and public are welcome to attend.

  • Oct 20: SEBA Science & Engineering Career Fair (HUB)

    Mon Oct 20, 2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 12 - 5 p.m. PDT Science & Engineering Career Fair The University of Washington Science & Engineering Career Fair is geared towards uniting science and engineering students and the continually growing number of companies in the Pacific Northwest and throughout the nation. We pride ourselves on bringing high caliber Husky students and businesses together. Date: October 20th, 2014 Time: 12-5pm Location: Husky Union Building (H.U.B.), University of Washington campus Register for the 2014 Career Fair! Please contact Sabrina Kamran if you have questions or would like to be added to the registration mailing list. Company Information Sessions and Interview Rooms If you would like to host an Information Session or on-campus interviews at UW, please contact Ana Wieman, College of Engineering Co-op & Internship Program Director, or Erin Foy, the Center for Career Services Recruiting Coordinator, for information about your options. Last year’s career fair took place on October 23th, 2013 and was one of the most successful ones yet with 125 companies in attendance. Companies who can’t make it to the Career Fair Don’t worry, the Engineering Co-op Office offers free and targeted engineering internship and co-op posting services and the UW Career Center can post your job or internship opportunity on the HuskyJobs website for employers. Campus location: Student Union Building (HUB) Campus room: TBD Facebook: www.facebook.com… Twitter: twitter.com… More info: uwseba.com…

  • Oct 20: SEBA Career Fair

    Mon Oct 20, 2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 12 - 5 p.m. PDT Science & Engineering Career Fair The University of Washington Science & Engineering Career Fair is geared towards uniting science and engineering students and the continually growing number of companies in the Pacific Northwest and throughout the nation. We pride ourselves on bringing high caliber Husky students and businesses together. Date: October 20th, 2014 Time: 12-5pm Location: Husky Union Building (H.U.B.), University of Washington campus Register for the 2014 Career Fair! Please contact Sabrina Kamran if you have questions or would like to be added to the registration mailing list. Company Information Sessions and Interview Rooms If you would like to host an Information Session or on-campus interviews at UW, please contact Ana Wieman, College of Engineering Co-op & Internship Program Director, or Erin Foy, the Center for Career Services Recruiting Coordinator, for information about your options. Last year’s career fair took place on October 23th, 2013 and was one of the most successful ones yet with 125 companies in attendance. Companies who can’t make it to the Career Fair Don’t worry, the Engineering Co-op Office offers free and targeted engineering internship and co-op posting services and the UW Career Center can post your job or internship opportunity on the HuskyJobs website for employers. Campus location: Student Union Building (HUB) Campus room: TBD Facebook: www.facebook.com… Twitter: twitter.com… More info: uwseba.com…

  • Oct 20: MolES seminar: Benjamin Wiley, Duke

    Mon Oct 20, 2014 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. PDT Campus location: Johnson Hall (JHN) Campus room: 102 Event sponsors: The weekly seminar series organized by Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute provides a forum for bringing national and international leaders in nanoscale science and technology to campus, and for graduate students enrolled in our Dual Ph.D. program in Nanotechnology to present their research. The campus and public are welcome to attend.

  • Oct 20: Central Intelligence Agency - Information Session (EEB 303)

    Mon Oct 20, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm | Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 5:30 - 7 p.m. PDT Campus location: Electrical Engineering Building (EE1) Campus room: 303

  • Oct 21: Cisco - Information Session (EEB 303)

    Tue Oct 21, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm | Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, 5:30 - 7 p.m. PDT Campus location: Electrical Engineering Building (EE1) Campus room: 303

  • Oct 23: CSE Industry Affiliates Recruiting Event (Paul G. Allen Center, Atrium)

    Thu Oct 23, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 12 - 1 p.m. PDT Computer Science & Engineering Industry Affiliates recruiting fair for UW Seattle CSE students:  www.cs.washington.edu… Campus location: Paul G. Allen Center For Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) Campus room: Atrium More info: www.cs.washington.edu…

  • Oct 23: CSE Industry Affiliates Recruiting

    Thu Oct 23, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 12 - 1 p.m. PDT Computer Science & Engineering Industry Affiliates recruiting fair for UW Seattle CSE students:  www.cs.washington.edu… Campus location: Paul G. Allen Center For Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) Campus room: Atrium More info: www.cs.washington.edu…

  • Nov 3: MolES seminar: Junghae Suh, Rice

    Mon Nov 3, 2014 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. PST Campus location: Johnson Hall (JHN) Campus room: 102 Event sponsors: The weekly seminar series organized by Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute provides a forum for bringing national and international leaders in nanoscale science and technology to campus, and for graduate students enrolled in our Dual Ph.D. program in Nanotechnology to present their research. The campus and public are welcome to attend.

  • Nov 4: Shobe Prize info session: quick pitches

    Tue Nov 4, 2014 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, 2 - 3 p.m. PST Learn how to put together a quick pitch for your tech or design idea for the Shobe Prize competition.  Each team must have at least one matriculated student (undergraduate or graduate) enrolled in any of the UW departments involved in dub (dub.washington.edu). Campus location: Sieg Hall (SIG) Campus room: HCDE Design Lab (Sieg 233) Event sponsors: Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) More info: www.hcde.washington.edu…

  • Nov 10: MolES seminar: Matthew Bush, UW Chemistry

    Mon Nov 10, 2014 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. PST Campus location: Johnson Hall (JHN) Event sponsors: The weekly seminar series organized by Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute provides a forum for bringing national and international leaders in nanoscale science and technology to campus, and for graduate students enrolled in our Dual Ph.D. program in Nanotechnology to present their research. The campus and public are welcome to attend.

  • Nov 11: Veteran's Day (no classes)

    Tue Nov 11, 2014 12:00 am | Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 University holiday, no classes Year: 2014 Quarter: Autumn

  • Nov 24: MolES seminar: Cole DeForest, UW ChemE

    Mon Nov 24, 2014 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. PST Campus location: Johnson Hall (JHN) Campus room: 102 Event sponsors: The weekly seminar series organized by Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute provides a forum for bringing national and international leaders in nanoscale science and technology to campus, and for graduate students enrolled in our Dual Ph.D. program in Nanotechnology to present their research. The campus and public are welcome to attend.

  • Nov 27: Thanksgiving (no classes)

    Thu Nov 27, 2014 12:00 am | Thursday, Nov. 27 - Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 University holiday, no classes Year: 2014 Quarter: Autumn

  • Dec 25: Christmas (no classes)

    Thu Dec 25, 2014 12:00 am | Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014 University holiday, no classes Year: 2014 Quarter: Autumn