Earth Lab Events

  • Tuesday, Apr 23, 2024, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. PDT Join us for this week's Public Store and snag a special Earth Day giveaway! Each customer will receive a fun Surplus-branded reusable shopping bag made from 100% recycled plastic bottles. Limit one per customer, while supplies last.The UW Surplus store is open to everyone on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 4 […]
  • Tuesday, Apr 23, 2024, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. PDT Connect with UW student groups, departments and other organizations dedicated to sustainability. Stop by and discover sustainability tips, learn about UW's efforts and find ways you can get involved. Event interval: Single day event Campus location: Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center (ECC1) Accessibility Contact: Event Types: Information Sessions, Special Events, Student Activities, Workshops […]
  • Thursday, Apr 25, 2024, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. PDT Free breakfast & lunch. Networking opportunities with UW faculty and staff. Stay for as long as you can.EarthLab presents an inclusive gathering focused on climate justice and community building. Across the Seattle, Bothell, and Tacoma campuses, University of Washington students actively engage in vital discussions about climate change and its […]
  • Online (Zoom) Thursday, Apr 25, 2024, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. PDT Early Career Reflections from the Climate Adaptation Field: Landing and Navigating Jobs After Graduate SchoolThursday, April 25 | 11 a.m. PT- With NW CASC Research Fellowship Alumni Charlotte Dohrn, Sydney Jantsch and Kelsey King -In this webinar, we’ll hear from a panel of early career researchers who have recently navigated […]
  • Wednesday, May 1, 2024, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. PDT Nature and Health illuminates the connections between nature and human health and well-being. We work with the community and decision makers to translate our findings into programs and policies that promote equitable engagement with nature.Each year, we host a symposium to bring together researchers, community members, and decision makers to […]

School of Environmental and Forest Sciences Events

  • Anderson Hall Tuesday, Apr 23, 2024, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PDT Location/Room: AND 22 Contact: Mary Keyes: Accessibility Contact: Mary Keyes:
  • Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E, Seattle, Washington 98112 Tuesday, Jul 9, 2024, 6 – 7:30 p.m. PDT Ray Larson, Curator of Living Collections, will take us on a journey through the most interesting plant collections in the UW Botanic Gardens. Learn about rare and unusual plants, collections based on genetics and eco-geographic habitats, and the unusual ways […]
  • Saturday, Jun 8, 2024, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. PDT Cost: $45Advance registration requiredDo you love botanical art? Do you like to spend time outside? Combine the two in this nature journaling class that focuses on plants. In this class you’ll learn techniques to document the experiences you’re seeing in nature, how to improve your observational skills, how to combine […]
  • Center for Urban Horticulture Saturday, Jun 8, 2024, 1 – 4 p.m. PDT Cut, tear, and paste layers of colorful papers to create original cards or small pieces to frame!Taking inspiration from the seasonal flora of the UW Botanic Gardens, you will learn to simplify the subject matter, create dynamic compositions, and discover techniques to take with you. Students […]
  • Anderson Hall Tuesday, Jun 11, 2024, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PDT Location/Room: AND 22 Contact: Mary Keyes: Accessibility Contact: Mary Keyes:

College of the Environment Events

  • Sunday, Apr. 21, 2024, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. PDT Cost: $57Advance registration required.This one-day workshop will provide an introduction to the world of natural dyes with a focus on the use of common garden plants, local ornamental trees and flowers, and even weeds! Students will learn how to prepare dye baths, how different fibers react to natural dyes, and […]
  • Thursday, May 30, 2024, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. PDT Speaker: Paul O'Gorman, MIT (GSDVL)Title: TBAHost: Professor Alex Turner, turneraj@uw.eduAbstract: TBAThe University of Washington is committed to providing access and accommodation in its services, programs, and activities. To make a request connected to a disability or health condition contact Atmospheric Sciences, 206-543-4250,, at least five days before the event. Event […]
  • Washington Park ArboretumGraham Visitors Center2300 Arboretum Dr E, Seattle Thursday, June 6, 2024, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. PDT Our 1st Thursday public tours are casual walks through various areas of the 230 acre Washington Park Arboretum.  Walks feature seasonal themes, collections plants, explorations of botany, and the history of our organization.   To join the walk, meet us at the Graham […]
  • Online via Zoom Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 7 – 8:30 p.m. PDT Cost: $25Advance registration required.Considering that woodpeckers can slam their heads into solid wood up to 20 times a second with a force of some 1,200 g's, it's a wonder they have any brains to think with at all. Yet these highly specialized birds forage for food, find […]
  • Sunday, June 2, 2024, 1 – 3 p.m. PDT Class supply fee brings total class cost to: $50Limited financial aid slots offered on a first-come, first-serve basis.Come make your own unique art pieces through an exploration of mixed media printmaking! Explore the patterns and textures of plants through print-making processes. This class will invite you to use natural materials, […]

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