Diversity at the UW

Latino/a Faculty & Staff Association

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Mission and Vision

The University of Washington (UW) Latino/a Faculty and Staff Association (LFSA) is an advocacy, leadership development and social network that addresses Latino/a issues in higher education, including the educational concerns and advancement of the UW Latino/a community.


Its priorities include:

  • Highlighting scholarship produced about Latino/a communities; spotlighting the contributions of Latino/a staff;
  • Assisting in the recruitment, retention, and advancement of Latino/a faculty, staff, and students;
  • Creating community and a support network that nurtures Latino/as as a visible and viable part of the UW environment and leadership;
  • Enhancing knowledge of Latino/a educational contributions related to Latino communities;
  • Promoting social and cultural activities that relate to Latino communities on and off campus.