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  • Spring 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 3) - Husky Pawket Guide

    May 3, 2022

    Hi Huskies, Amidst midterms and the many roles and responsibilities that come with being a student, a reminder to please make time to relax and care for yourself. Nothing is more important than your health and well-being! Be sure to check out the opportunities below to build community and continue having a successful spring. A…

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  • Spring 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 2) - Husky Pawket Guide

    April 20, 2022

    Hi Huskies, We’re still early in the quarter and there are plenty of ways to get engaged with activities around campus and make the most of your Husky Experience. Below are some opportunities to connect with others, as well as a handful of resources to help you succeed. Contents Health and Safety Connecting with Community…

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  • Spring 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 1) - Husky Pawket Guide

    April 6, 2022

    Hi Huskies, I hope you had a restful spring break and that your quarter is off to a good start. Between cherry blossoms and a much-needed increase in sunshine, spring is one of my favorite times on campus. Below is a collection of resources and opportunities to help you make the most of spring quarter.…

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  • Winter 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 5) - Husky Pawket Guide

    March 9, 2022

    Hi Huskies, As you likely saw in the message from President Cauce and Provost Richards on Tuesday, UW will continue largely in-person classes during spring quarter and masks will be optional inside most University facilities starting the first day of spring quarter (Mar. 28) – please read their message for full details. We strongly recommend…

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  • Winter 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 4) - Husky Pawket Guide

    February 23, 2022

    Hi Huskies, I hope you had a restful long weekend. Governor Jay Inslee announced that the statewide mask requirement will lift for most indoor spaces starting on Mar. 21. However, mask mandates in Seattle and King County may not follow the same schedule. Stay tuned for more information from the University on any subsequent changes…

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  • Winter 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 3) - Husky Pawket Guide

    February 9, 2022

    Hi Huskies, We’re about halfway through winter quarter. Days are gradually getting longer, and before we know it, cherry blossoms and spring weather will be upon us. And, another hopeful sign – UW’s public health metrics related to COVID are continuing to improve. I want to thank each of you for how diligently and thoughtfully…

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  • Winter 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 2) - Husky Pawket Guide

    January 25, 2022

    Hi Huskies, There are promising indications out of early omicron epicenters in the US that this COVID variant could begin to draw down sooner than later, and according to experts (including UW/IHME’s own Christopher Murray), there is reason to believe that emerging from the omicron outbreak could mark a meaningful turning point in the pandemic.…

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  • Winter 2022 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 1) - Husky Pawket Guide

    January 12, 2022

    Hi Huskies, I hope you had a restful and enjoyable break, and that your winter quarter is off to a good start in spite of the complications brought by the current omicron surge. Being just under two weeks into 2022, it is a good time to check in with ourselves on how we are doing…

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  • Autumn 2021 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 5) - Husky Pawket Guide

    December 1, 2021

    Hi Huskies, I hope you had a relaxing and rejuvenating long weekend. With the Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage Day holidays behind us and winter break coming up quickly, it’s time for one final push. Sending you encouragement and general good vibes for finals, along with some updates and resources that I hope you’ll find…

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  • Autumn 2021 Resources & Opportunities (Vol. 4) - Husky Pawket Guide

    November 10, 2021

    Hi Huskies, We’re well into the quarter, and likely right in the heart of midterms for many of you. It’s a busy time of the quarter, and while long weekends and holiday breaks are on the horizon, it can be a stressful time as well. Please continue to be patient and compassionate toward one another…

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