Welcome to the Law, Government, and Policy interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that provide services to the public while often working for the public’s best interest in mind.  People who pursue careers in law, government, or policy develop skills in writing, public speaking, coalition building, interpersonal and intercultural communication, conflict resolution, outreach, systems-thinking, analysis and problem solving.

Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): lawyers, legal assistants, paralegals, public policy, international development, researchers, engineers, finance and budgeting, managers, activists, community organizers, analysts, politics, advocacy and local, statewide, tribal or federal administrators.

UW Diversity Leadership Conference 2020: The personal is Political

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Diversity Leadership Conference 2020: The Personal is Political: Showing Up for Ourselves and Others in Solidarity

“Certainly there are very real differences between us…But it is not those differences between us that are separating us. It is rather our refusal …

By Dawn Cheung
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Jobs Available in Local, State, and Federal Government

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Are you interested in working for the local, statewide, or national government after graduation? If so, now is a great time to apply for positions! Here are a few job boards geared specifically for positions in Washington State or the …

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APPLY: Mayor Durkan Youth Climate Council due January 30th

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Mayor Durkan is Seeking Passionate and Committed Youth for Mayor’s Youth Climate Council

https://greenspace.seattle.gov/2020/01/seeking-youth-climate-leaders/#sthash.32qTo7SA.dpbs 

Mayor Durkan is creating an opportunity for young leaders to continue building their own capacity as advocates, shape new ideas for policies and programs to stem …

By Dawn Cheung
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RSVP: Huskies in Non-Profit and Government Careers: Coffee and Cookies with UW Alums

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Huskies in Non-Profit and Government Careers: Coffee and Cookies with UW Alums

February 24, 4-6pm

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Register to attend through Handshake

Are you interested in pursuing a career in non-profits or the government but aren’t totally sure what that …

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Diversity Career Fair 2020

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DIVERSITY CAREER FAIR

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29th, 2020

5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

UW Seattle Campus – Husky Union Building (HUB) Ballroom

OPEN TO ALL UW STUDENTS!

All Majors (Business, Engineering, Liberal Arts and the Sciences)

All Class Levels (Freshman – …

By Dawn Cheung
Dawn Cheung Career Coach Dawn Cheung
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