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  • Autumn Resources & Opportunities (Volume 5) Husky Pawket Guide

    December 6, 2023

      Hello Huskies, I hope you had a wonderful holiday break for Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage Day. As you begin thinking about your finals, I encourage you to check out UW Libraries 10 Tips for Success. Use these time-saving resources to help you succeed and stress less during finals! Check out Odegaard Library’s extended…

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  • Autumn Resources & Opportunities (Volume 4) Husky Pawket Guide

    November 15, 2023

      Hello Huskies, In 1936, the UW varsity crew overcame adversity and pulled together, rowing as one to win Olympic gold and carve out their place in history. Today, you, your fellow Huskies and I are part of another exciting time in UW history. We can be a part of the support team that brings…

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  • Autumn Resources & Opportunities (Volume 3) Husky Pawket Guide

    November 2, 2023

      Hello Huskies, Did you know that more than 30% of UW undergrads are first-generation students? We also have many faculty and staff who are proud to be the first in their families to earn their degree. I am one of them.The UW is participating in the National First-Generation College Celebration on Nov. 8, a date that honors…

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  • Autumn Resources & Opportunities (Volume 2) Husky Pawket Guide

    October 18, 2023

    Hello Huskies, Autumn quarter is officially underway at the UW. There is no question that your academic pursuits need to remain your number one priority, but your Husky Experience will be incomplete if all you do is go to class, go home and study. Years of experience and research has shown us that students who participate…

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  • AI tools and academic integrity

    October 11, 2023

    Dear UW Student, I hope that you are having a successful start to the academic year. Amid ongoing national conversations across higher education regarding the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based tools, I am writing to share resources and the University’s expectations regarding AI tools and academic integrity. At the UW, we view academic integrity as…

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  • Autumn Resources & Opportunities (Volume 1) Husky Pawket Guide

    October 4, 2023

    Hello Huskies, I couldn’t be more excited to welcome you to a new academic year. For those of you who are new to campus, I’m Denzil Suite, your Vice President for Student Life. We in the Division of Student Life are all here to be your support team as you learn, explore and grow during your time…

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  • Spring Resources & Opportunities (Volume 5) Husky Pawket Guide

    May 31, 2023

    Hi Huskies, Tomorrow is the first day of Pride Month, a celebration of the history, progress and power of the LGBTQIA+ community. As we recognize the remarkable improvements since the 1969 Stonewall Uprising, this month also offers us an opportunity to learn about and challenge the wave of anti-trans legislation that has been introduced across…

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  • Spring Resources & Opportunities (Volume 4) Husky Pawket Guide

    May 19, 2023

    Hi Huskies, After an eventful academic year, national Mental Health Awareness month gives us an opportunity to refocus on caring for yourself, the importance of mental health and mental health care resources available at the UW for you, including: Free virtual drop–in support from a counselor via Let’s Talk. Free same-day multilingual and 24/7 support…

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  • Spring Resources & Opportunities (Volume 3) - Husky Pawket Guide

    May 8, 2023

    Hi Huskies, Spring quarter isn't even halfway over, and I'm already thinking about June. I'm looking forward to in-person Commencement June 10 at Husky Stadium. It's one of my favorite events of the year - student and celebrating their accomplishments with their loved ones, faculty and staff. If you're planning to graduate, it's time to…

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  • Spring 2023 Resources & Opportunities (Volume 2) - Husky Pawket Guide

    April 19, 2023

    Hi Huskies, If you haven't had a chance to vote for the next ASUW Board of Directors yet, you still have time. Tomorrow (April 20) is the last day of the election for next year's student leaders. Learn more about the candidates and vote online by noon tomorrow. Results will be available tomorrow night. Thank…

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