Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

Judge Jones, Student Scholars Honored

Around 500 community members, donors, friends, faculty, staff and administrators came together for the 46th annual Celebration, May 5, at the HUB.

Cultivating Discovery

McNair Scholar Jesus Martinez-Gomez says without the experience of doing undergraduate research, he wouldn't be pursuing a career in the sciences.

UW Brotherhood Initiative

A new partnership is aiming to improve college access and success for young men of color.

Taking on Childhood Trauma

OMA&D McNair Scholar Victoria Chambers is broadening her understanding of how trauma affects children – and how she can help.

UW Increases Focus on Indigenous Knowledge

Bolstered by last year’s opening of wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House, the university is engaging in efforts to ramp up Indigenous learning in departments across campus


  • Thank You, Dr. Gabe

    July 28, 2016

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    OMA&D staff and other campus colleagues gathered at the UW Club on July 26 to thank Dr. Gabriel Gallardo for his service as the interim vice president for minority affairs and vice provost for diversity since last August.


  • Standing Together for Justice

    July 12, 2016

    Official UW Logo

    UW President Ana Mari Cauce and Provost Jerry Baldasty shared their thoughts on recent tragic events and urged the UW community to “stand together for justice.”


  • Dorsey Selected National MESA President

    July 12, 2016

    James Dorsey Headshot for Featured Image

    James Dorsey, executive director of Washington MESA (Math, Engineering, Science Achievement), was elected president of MESA USA at the 2016 Annual MESA National Engineering Design Competition in Ogden, Utah.

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