UW News


March 10, 2015

As home for Native learning opens, a dream is realized

wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ - Intellectual House opens on UW's Seattle campus March 12.

Though it doesn’t officially open until March 12, the modern, longhouse-style building on the University of Washington campus is already steeped in significance. wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House represents a dream four decades in the making. It will be an anchor for indigenous students, a hub for Native learning and a means of acknowledging the Duwamish people whose…