Office of External Affairs

October 30, 2013

Native American longhouse groundbreaking

External Affairs

The UW broke ground on a campus Native American long-house style facility last week. Wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ, pronounced “wah-sheb-altuh” and known as the Lushootseed language name for “Intellectual House,” will serve as a learning and gathering place for Native American students, faculty and staff, as well as the UW and surrounding community. Read more about the groundbreaking and the project from the Seattle Times.