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UW Biology Students From Underrepresented Groups Help Each Other Succeed

Several UW biology students are showing their appreciation of receiving tutorial services by becoming tutors themselves.

UW Scholar Center supports South Seattle and Renton students in academics

The Samuel E. Kelly Scholars Center is following the reputation of the man it is named after. Named in honor of the UW’s first vice president for minority affairs who is considered by many to be a legend and a powerful leader in Seattle’s African American community, the center has paid the SAT registration fees for 15 students and driven students to test centers on two occasions.

UW program exposes Native American high-school students to legal profession

A pilot project headed by the University of Washington is attempting to increase the population of Native American students in higher education by exposing them to a possible career alternative, the legal profession.

UW to host premiere of documentary about racial issues on campus UW News Release: 07 October, 1996

A new, provocative documentary that deals with race relations on contemporary college campuses will be shown at the University of Washington on Thursday, Oct. 10.