Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

Community Graduations to Celebrate Class of 2017

OMA&D and the Kelly ECC will join campus partners to host their annual community graduation ceremonies, June 2-9

Harrells to Receive 2017 Odegaard Award

UW Regent Joanne Harrell and President of the Seattle City Council Bruce Harrell will receive the award at OMA&D’s Celebration event, Tuesday, May 16.

Congressman John Lewis Inspires UW Students

Rep. Lewis and the co-authors of his new graphic novel, “March,” delivered inspirational talks about the purpose of activism during a special event at Meany Hall, Feb. 23.

Diversity Blueprint

The new Blueprint is now available for academic and administrative units to use as a framework for guiding the UW toward achieving its stated goals for diversity and inclusion.

Be Boundless – For Washington, For the World

The UW is currently undertaking the most ambitious fundraising campaign in its history. Learn how you can help support OMA&D’s priorities.


  • Community Graduation Ceremonies to Celebrate Class of 2017

    May 8, 2017

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    OMA&D and the Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center will join campus partners to celebrate the Class of 2017 by hosting their annual community graduation ceremonies, June 2-9.


  • OMA&D Announces New Diversity and Inclusion Seed Grants

    April 18, 2017

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    Administrative and academic units across the University of Washington’s tri-campus community can apply for seed grants to support projects that advance any of the six goals of the UW’s 2017-2021 Diversity Blueprint.


  • OMA&D Mourns Passing of Donna Kelly

    April 17, 2017

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    Donna Schaplow Kelly, widow of the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity’s founding vice president Dr. Samuel E. Kelly, passed away on Mon., April 3.

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