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Student Spotlights

There was never any doubt that Marine Biology minor and Oceanography major Drew McWhirter loved the ocean. While living on Oahu for three years in middle school, he surfed, paddled canoes, snorkeled, played water polo and was a junior lifeguard. 

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Apply now for 2017-2018 College of the Environment Scholarships

If you are currently declared as a major in the College of the Environment with unmet financial aid as determined by the UW Office of Student Financial Aid, consider applying for one of the following scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year (deadline March 27, 2017).

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Feb 13, 2017 | Scholarship

Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego is recruiting highly motivated undergraduate students for the Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program. This 9 or 10-week program provides opportunities for independent research in the earth, ocean, and atmospheric sciences alongside a scientist mentor (deadline March 5, 2017)

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Feb 13, 2017 | Research Opportunity

UW Environmental Career Fair: February 22, 11-2

Open to all UW students and alumni, the Environmental Career Fair is an opportunity to explore careers in environmental and natural resources fields. The Environmental Career Fair features employers from the nonprofit, government and private sectors with career-level positions and internships. Read on to learn about which employers are attending and how you can prepare for the fair through workshops.

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Feb 10, 2017 | Events, Internship, Job

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Study at Friday Harbor Laboratories

Find out more about Friday Harbor Laboratories, one of the best places in the world to study marine biology, in the scenic San Juan Islands.

Marine Biology Adviser Joe Kobayashi

Contact the Adviser

Joe Kobayashi, Marine Biology Academic Adviser
Fishery Sciences 116 | (206) 543-7426 | marbiol@uw.edu

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