Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

Taylor Boyd, a proud second-generation Husky, is committed to giving back to the community and to providing health services to underserved populations.

A Heart for Healthcare

Taylor Boyd, a proud second-generation Husky, is committed to giving back to the community and to providing health services to underserved populations.

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OMA&D Launches New STEM Resources Web Site

OMA&D Launches New STEM Resources Web Site

From advising to career and graduate school preparation, prospective and current UW students from underrepresented backgrounds who are pursuing STEM majors can now access these resources in one place.

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Champions Program Recognized on National Stage

Champions Program Recognized on National Stage

The Angels in Adoption Award and a visit to the White House for freshman Rachel Scott highlight recent accolades for the OMA&D program that provides access and support for foster care youth.

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OMA&D Recognizes New & Recently Tenured Faculty

OMA&D Recognizes New & Recently Tenured Faculty

Meet the latest group of faculty engaged in diversity-related research, teaching or service who are recently tenured or new to the UW, including American Indian Studies Chair Chris Teuton.

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Featured Stories

  • Leny Valerio featured

    December 3, 2014

    Leny Valerio-Buford: A History of Helping Others Reach A Higher Education

    The director of OMA&Dā€™s Upward Bound program was recently featured in the Northwest Asian Weekly and will be honored by the newspaper as a top contributor to the Asian community at a special event, Dec. 5.

  • Jesse Jackson_web_featured_image

    December 1, 2014

    Rev. Jesse Jackson to Speak at UW Tuesday

    The Rev. Jesse Jackson, civil rights activist and former presidential candidate, will visit the University of Washington to discuss the importance of diversity in the technology industry at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, in Kane Hall (Room 130).

  • UAF Hackathon Team Featured Image

    November 12, 2014

    OMA&D Students Competing in UAF Hackathon at Microsoft

    Sophomore Gizelle Gando, junior Awet Alazar, senior Yuriana Garcia Tellez and sophomore Ying Dang comprise the UW team that will code and present a live demonstration of a mobile application for Windows Mobile.

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