Undergrads: Summer Quarter – NEAR E 429: Islamic Mystical Literature

(5 credits) Tuesday-Thursday 1:10-3:20 Condon Hall 141 SLN Number 12514 An overview of the development of mystical and spiritual literature in the Islamic world as it functions within the institutional structure of Sufism, with representative readings from principal Sufi authors and poets, including Rabi‘a al-‘Adawiyah (d. 801 C.E.),Mansur al-Hallaj (d. 922 C.E.), Nizami Ganjavi (d. … Continue reading Undergrads: Summer Quarter – NEAR E 429: Islamic Mystical Literature

Undergrads: ESS 307 – Diversity Outreach

This course examines issues of diversity in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), while also providing students with the opportunity to build on the knowledge by directly engaging in community efforts to promote and increase access to STEM for underserved students in the Pacific Northwest. The core of the course relies on … Continue reading Undergrads: ESS 307 – Diversity Outreach

Undergrads: Autumn 2017 – JSIS 488E

Greece: Ancient to Modern, JSIS 488E | CLAS 496C T/TH, 3:30-5:20, SMI 307 Course Description: Instructors: Dr. Alexander Hollmann (hollmann@uw.edu) and Dr. Nektaria Klapaki (nklapaki@u.washington.edu). How are Ancient and Modern Greece connected to each other? Learn about great moments in Ancient Greek culture (tyranny and democracy, tragedy and comedy, athletics and art) and the complex … Continue reading Undergrads: Autumn 2017 – JSIS 488E

Undergrads: Autumn 2017 – ENV H 490: Environmental Justice and Public Health

ENV H 490 A Environmental Justice and Health open to all majors, no prerequisites 3 cr M W 1:30 - 2:50 This course prepares students to recognize how socioeconomic inequities can lead to unequal exposures to environmental pollution, resulting in health disparities. Students also learn to evaluate ways to address and minimize health disparities in … Continue reading Undergrads: Autumn 2017 – ENV H 490: Environmental Justice and Public Health

Undergrads: Disasters and Public Health – ENV H 406/506

ENV H 406/506 Disasters and Public Health AUT 2017 3 cr open to all majors, no prerequisites A comprehensive overview of public health and environmental health disasters, their consequences, and the role of public health agencies and practitioners in preparedness, response, and recovery. This course: Employs an all-hazards, domestic perspective to explore different types of … Continue reading Undergrads: Disasters and Public Health – ENV H 406/506

Grads & Undergrads: Seattle MESA Service Learning Opportunity

Great service learning opportunity below for undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing a STEM or Education degree. Students will develop leadership skills, earn additional elective credits towards graduation, and serve underrepresented, marginalized high school students. No Experience Required! Undergraduate/Graduate Students: DO SOMETHING AMAZING THIS AUTUMN QUARTER FOR A LOCAL STUDENT It is already time … Continue reading Grads & Undergrads: Seattle MESA Service Learning Opportunity