Professional Staff Organization

All University of Washington professional staff are members of Professional Staff Organization. We deliver the issues and concerns of professional staff to the university administration, and to our campus and local communities.

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Recent PSO Newsletter posts:

  • 2019 UW Sustainability Film Series

    July 1, 2019

    Sustainability Film Series More Events here/ The Combined Fund Drive team is partnering with the Tower Green Team to host a film series on topics of sustainability and features a local environmental nonprofit leading a lively discussion. Popcorn sale – $1 bag – will benefit the featured charity at the event! Free admission and open…

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  • Your Newly Elected PSO Board of Directors

    June 17, 2019

    The PSO Board of Directors were voted on in May by the UW professional staff. Below are your new 2019-2020 board. Officers/Executives (2019 - 2020) Brett Bass (President) Connor Paulich (Vice President) Kat Eli (Secretary) Jennifer Payne (Treasurer) Annette Anderson (Past President) Board of Directors Emily Allen (2019-2021) Kristelle Calma (2019-2021) Jennifer Davison (2018-2020) Deci…

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  • 2019 Outstanding Staff Award Nominees and Winners

    June 17, 2019

    Spring is a busy time for all of us but every year we come together to celebrate our accomplishments and to recognize one another. This year's Spring Celebration was a different version from ones we had in the past. We were joined this year by President Ana Mari Cauce who spoke about the importance of…

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  • New Bicycle lockers coming soon to Seattle Campus

    June 6, 2019

    UW Transportation services is hard at work installing new bicycle enclosure parking at the following 3 locations: - Surgery Pavillion (35 spaces) - Columbia / Cascade Tower (30 spaces) - Smith / Gowen (19 spaces) This is part of the UW's committment in the 2018 Campus Master Plan to provide more secure bike parking to…

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  • Parking rates increase take effect July 1, 2019

    June 6, 2019

    The UW Regents have ratified the changes to the Washington Administrative Code (WAC) and also approved new parking rates for the UW Seattle campus. The new rates begin on July 1st, 2019

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