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wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House to Open March 12

As Home for Native Learning Opens, A Dream is Realized

wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House will be an anchor for indigenous students, a hub for Native learning and a means of acknowledging the Duwamish people whose village and longhouses were once on the university grounds.

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Register Today for EOP Celebration!

Register Today for EOP Celebration!

OMA&D and the Friends of EOP will host this annual scholarship fundraiser on Thursday, May 7, at the HUB.

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Solving for Success

Solving for Success

Once a homeless youth, McNair Scholar Mark Bennett is on his way to earning his bachelor’s degree in mathematics at the UW.

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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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Featured Stories

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    April 1, 2015

    Passion Never Rests: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ - Intellectual House is a Decades-Long Dream Realized

    A passionate dream over 40 years in the making fueled the construction of this Native American longhouse-style facility, otherwise known as wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ - Intellectual House. Its cedar walls could barely contain the hundreds of UW and area tribal community members that came together for a two-day celebration to honor its grand opening, March 12-13.

  • Campus Walker

    March 19, 2015

    Campus Walker Spring 2015

    Retired OMA&D Associate Vice President Emile Pitre, also known as the “Campus Walker,” has been photographing beautiful images of campus throughout the last several years. His latest gallery highlights UW’s iconic cherry blossom trees as they take center stage in the spring.

  • 2015 Diversity Symposium

    March 4, 2015

    Diversity Symposium Celebrates Progress, Plans for the Future

    Over 200 faculty and staff from all three University of Washington campuses came together to share and learn from the work being done to meet goals set by the UW Diversity Blueprint.

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