Parents & Families

Tune in to the Husky Huddle Up Podcast

New podcast episodes are released throughout the summer for our new UW parents and families. Listen to all past episodes below.

Episode 10 – Student Perspective

In this episode, Carlos introduces guest host Chloe Jiselle First Year Programs Student Coordinator. Chloe is joined by First Year Programs student staff Kent Vo, Dianna Laguan, Morgan Miller, and Lucas Godfrey. Tune in to hear more about student perspectives at the University of Washington.

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Episode 9 – Disability Resources for Students

In this episode, Jannah & Carlos are joined by Adiam Tesfay from the Disability Resources for Students Office. Tune in to learn more about Disability Resources at the University of Washington.

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Episode 8 – UWPD

In this episode Jannah and Carlos are joined by Officer Gabriel Golden from the UW Police Department. Tune in to learn more about campus safety and safety resources at the University of Washington.


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Episode 7 – UW Recreation

In this episode Jannah and Carlos are joined by Matt Newman the Director of UW Recreation. Tune in to learn more about recreation resources at the University of Washington.

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Episode 6 – Career and Internship Center

In this episode Jannah and Carlos are joined by CJ Sanchez, a career coach from the Career and Internship Center. Tune in to learn more about career and internship opportunities and resources at the University of Washington.

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Episode 5 – Center for International Relations & Cultural Leadership Exchange


In this episode, Jannah & Carlos are joined by Felipe Martinez from Center for International Relations & Cultural Leadership Exchange. Tune in to learn more about international relations and cultural leadership resources at the University of Washington.

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Episode 4 (part 3/3) – Foster Advising

This episode is part 3 of 3. In this episode, Jannah and Carlos are joined by Susan Sherbak from the Foster School of Business. Tune in to learn valuable information about Undergraduate Advising in the Business Department at the University of Washington.

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Episode 4 (part 2/3) – Undergraduate Academic Affairs Advising

This episode is part 2 of 3. In this episode, Jannah and guest co-host Leanne are joined by Dan Feetham from UAA Advising and Shanai Lechtenberg from the Engineering Department. Tune in to learn valuable information about general advising through Undergraduate Academic Affairs Advising at the University of Washington.

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Episode 4 (part 1/3) – Engineering Advising

This episode is part 1 of 3. In this episode, Jannah and guest co-host Leanne are joined by Dan Ratner and Shanai Lechtenberg from the Engineering Department. Tune in to learn valuable information about Undergraduate Advising in the Engineering Department at the University of Washington.

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Episode 3 (part 2/2) – HFS Dining

This episode is part 2 of 2. In this episode, Jannah & Carlos are joined by Tracey MacRae, UW’s Campus Executive Chef. Tune in to learn valuable information about student dining at the University of Washington.

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Episode 3 (part 1/2) – HFS Residence

This episode is part 1 of 2. In this episode, Jannah & Carlos are joined by Katie & Rianne from HFS (Housing and Food Services). Tune in to learn valuable information about Residence Halls at the University of Washington.

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Episode 2 – Family Orientation

Jannah & Carlos dive deeper into Family Orientation at the UW. Learn how to get information, ask questions, and learn about strategies to support your student.

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Episode 1 – Parent & Family Programs and First Year Programs

Jannah & Carlos discuss the services provided by the Parent & Family Programs and First Year Programs offices.

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Episode 0 – Meet your hosts and learn more about future podcast episodes.


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