CUSP Presents Newsletter

Issue 41

41st Edition: October 11, 2013


First Year and Pre-Major Updates

The schedule for Winter courses is available for viewing today! Find out when your registration date is by clicking here.

Discovery Core II Courses are online : Check out our website for a list of descriptions, instructors, dates and times for each course.

Mandatory Fall First Year Advising : You will receive an email on October 14th, letting you know which advisor you will be seeing and can begin signing up for appointments starting October 16 - November 20th.

My First Year Guide: Check out our guide for First Year students at UW Bothell and look for our weekly emails each Monday.

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Undergraduate Research Fair

Undergraduate Research Fair PosterCurious? Intrigued? Want to learn more about research, scholarship and creative activity opportunities on campus? Want to know what Undergraduate Research is and how to get involved?  Come to the  UW Bothell Undergraduate Research Fair on  Wednesday, October 16, 2013  11am-4pm  at North Creek Events Center.   See posters showcasing various faculty-mentored and community-based research projects that need undergraduates! Attend a mini-workshop about how to find opportunities or write a resume for research. 





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Research in Action

Research in Action 2 credits Fridays 11am to 1pmThe Office of Research would like to invite students, faculty, staff and the general public to the Autumn Quarter Research-In-Action seminars. Join us for exciting discussions!




“Computational Chemistry and Biology: Leveraging the Power of Computers to Understand and Design Molecules to Improve Human Health and Bioenergy”
Peter Anderson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
Friday, October 25th, 11:00am, UW1-021

This seminar is part of the BCUSP 290 Research-In-Action seminar series. Presenters speak for approximately 45 minutes followed by a 15 minute question and answer period. All are welcome to attend the seminar portion of the class.

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Guest Speaker - Paul Kivel

Living in the ShadowPaul Kivel, a well known social justice activist who writes and speaks on men's issues, racism and diversity, is coming to UW Bothell on Tuesday, November 5th from 11-1. His book, "Uprooting Racism: How White People can Work for Social Justice" has been used widely by social justice educators.

He will be giving a talk in UWB1 room 220 about his new book: Living in the Shadow of the Cross: Understanding and Resisting the Power and Privilege of Christian Hegemony.

To find out more about Paul and his work, please visit


Seattle South Asian Film Festival

UW Bothell and Cascadia Community College in collaboration with Tasveer, present Seattle South Asian Film Festival 2013 (11-13 October)

We welcome you to the first-ever South Asian film festival being hosted on campus, screening some of the most powerful films from the region on women, human rights, LGBT issues, immigration, children's rights, and the environment. Please join us for post-film conversations with filmmakers and special guests and for parties, FOOD, forums and fun days.

Click here for the full schedule, trailors and more information

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