Wednesday, November 16
3:00 – 4:00 PM
Fishery Sciences Building, Room 203
Aquatic & Fishery Sciences Oceanography
Marine Field Station
Friday Harbor Labs
Over 70% of the Earth is covered by water. Explore majors, minors and opportunities related to the study of this part of the environment in a one-hour information session with academic advisers. Learn more about why the UW is a global leader in these fields, and find out more about:
Recommended courses for exploration
What senior projects/research looks like in these programs
session is open to current and prospective UW students
CALLING ALL HUMANS! LET’S CONVENE ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE
Climate change is the kind of problem that keeps us up at night. No matter where you live or what you do, you will be impacted by human-made changes to our atmosphere. It’s something that no single discipline can hope to solve—we know that we must collaborate to innovate on this complex issue.
What: First meeting of the Sea Dawgs Marine Biology Club
When: Thursday, 10/6, 5:00 pm
Where: Savery Room 140
Are you looking to connect with other UW undergrads that share an interest in marine science? If so, consider joining Sea Dawgs, UW’s very own marine biology club! This Thursday, October 6th, the Sea Dawgs are hosting their Autumn Kickoff meeting in Savery room 140 at 5 PM.Read more
The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences autumn quarter seminar is a chance for the public to learn about current issues and research through weekly lectures each Thursday. Subscribe to the SAFS events calendar for information about other lectures through the quarter.
More than just fillets on the grill: Salmon and trout as models of evolutionary ecology.
Salmon, trout, and their relatives are important as objects of commercial, recreational, and subsistence fisheries and aquaculture, and they also play vital roles in the marine and freshwater ecosystems that they occupy during their lives.
The guest speaker for this quarter’s ‘Wildlife Seminar’ Sharon Melin from the NOAA National Marine Mammal Laboratory will be giving a talk on Monday, 5/9 from 3:30 – 4:30 in Kane Hall 130 about Climate Change and California Sea Lions. This lecture is open to the public, so you can attend even if you haven’t registered for the course (ESRM 455).Read more
Drew is an amazing marine biologist who has worked on a wide range of impacts on marine invertebrate species and communities, most recently sea star wasting disease. With the spectre of global warming threatening marine communities worldwide, Drew has become especially interested in the role warming plays in facilitating epidemics. Her work is a tremendous combination of CSI disease ecology all the way through to curation of a stunning collection of art glass profiled in this award-winning film.Read more
Ah spring! Nearly at the end of the school year: cherry blossoms, singing birds, and for many of you: thoughts about jobs and careers. You might be graduating and looking for your first job out of school, or you may be focused on exploring career options or securing good internships.
Wherever you are in your career planning, you should take advantage of the UW Career Center spring workshops.
Are you looking to gain an internship opportunity? Search no more! The Career Center’s Internship Fair is a great opportunity for students of all majors and class levels from all three UW campuses to connect with corporate, small business, non-profit and government employers who are all looking for Huskies, like YOU, to fill their internship needs. Some employers will have part-time and full-time positions available as well.
The Environmental Career Fair is just a couple of weeks away – Wednesday, February 24! The Career Fair runs from 11am-3pm in MGH Commons, with an employer panel from 2-3 pm in the Career Center (MGH 134).
Learn more: https://environment.uw.edu/students/career-resources/uw-environmental-career-fair/
Several groups across campus have put together workshops to help you prepare for the Environmental Career Fair & your job/internship search.
Looking to connect with other UW undergrads interested in marine bio? The Sea Dawgs are a student club dedicated to that! Join them this Friday for a little pre-Valentine’s Day fun!
Hey Sea Dawgs! Have anything planned the Friday before Valentine’s Day??? Why not come to Sea Dawgs Valentine’s hangout/potluck/card making session/movie night/cookie party?!?
Come hang out with your fellow Sea Dawgs!