On May 4th, the University of Washington held its second annual Aquatic Science Open House, inviting Seattle-area families, students, and teachers to explore the institution’s marine and freshwater science programs. The event was organized by the Students Explore Aquatic Sciences (SEAS) outreach group based in the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (SAFS) and the Academic and Recreational Graduate Oceanographers (ARGO) outreach group based in the School of Oceanography.Read more
SeaDawgs is the official UW Marine Biology club open to all undergraduate students interested in marine environments, conservation issues, or just want to know more about the local wildlife in the Pacific Northwest. The group’s goal is to build a community of students who are passionate about marine science through social events, volunteer work, academic seminars and research, and other social projects.Read more
Guest Seminar: Terry Hughes, Director of ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies in Australia (4/30, 4:00 pm, FSH 102)
Current UW students are invited to attend a guest talk Terry Hughes, Director of ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies in Australia.Read more
There will be a SEA Semester representative visiting campus on Monday, April 22. He will hold an information session, 2:00-3:00pm in the Marine Sciences Building, Room 123. Please come by if you can.
Read more about the experiences of a UW Marine Biology student with SEA Semester through this profile: Exploring the Phoenix Islands Protected Area with SEA Semester.
Our SAFS 100 Year Celebration and 2019 Bevan Symposium is only a few days away. Due to the overwhelming response registration has been closed as we have reached our capacity. We have arranged a special live-stream of the presentations using Zoom to FSH 203 for each day of presentations. If you wish to participate remotely you can also watch the presentations on your own devices.Read more
Dr. Bethann McLaughlin, Assistant Professor of Neuobiology and Pharmacology at Vanderbilt University and founder of #MeTooSTEM, is visiting UW in April to give a science talk and participate in several events related to #MeTooSTEM and Sexual Harassment.Read more
The Program on Climate Change (PCC) invites you to attend our third annual Spring Symposium on Saturday, April 27 from 10 am to 3 pm in Ocean Sciences Building (OCN) 425. This exciting event features interdisciplinary presentations on climate-related research, outreach, and education by students and postdoctoral researchers. A light breakfast, catered lunch, and afternoon refreshments will be provided.Read more
Join the UW SeaDawgs Marine Biology club for a discussion on environmental education! We’ll be joined by Jenny Smith, the Development and Education Coordinator at Sound Experience.Read more
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! “Living Breath of wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ” Indigenous Foods and Ecological Knowledge Symposium
Join us for this year’s Living Breath Indigenous Foods and Ecological Knowledge Symposium. This year we have opened our doors to invite you to two days of amazing panels and break-out sessions in honor of Native family food traditions.Read more
Everyone Welcome! Winter Quarter Biology Book Club will meet for snacks and a brief discussion on Wednesday, March 6, at 4 p.m. in HCK 312. Please join in on the fun even if you haven’t finished the book. We hope to see you there!Read more