Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

February 21, 2019

SAVE THE DATES: Community Graduation Ceremonies to Celebrate Class of 2019

OMA&D and the Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center are joining campus partners to celebrate the Class of 2019 by hosting the annual community graduation ceremonies, May 31 – June 14, 2019. These events recognize the success of students and their families, as well as celebrate their multi-identity and multicultural heritage.

This year’s schedule is below. Students interested in participating should register through any of the contacts listed below.

Filipino Graduation: Saturday, June 8, 3pm
Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
Contact: Cicero Delfin cdelftin@uw.edu

Lavender Graduation: Tuesday, June 11, 5pm
Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
Contacts: Jaimee Marsh jaimeem@uw.edu / Jen Self  jms13@uw.edu

La Raza Graduation Celebration: Wednesday, June 12, 4:30 p.m.
Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
Contacts: Karen Gamez ecclwb@uw.edu / Magdalena Fonseca mikese@uw.edu

Black Graduation Celebration: Thursday, June 13, 8 p.m.
Location: Meany Hall
Contact: Trina Reid reidt@uw.edu / Reesha Flavors reeshf@uw.edu

Pasifik Graduation Celebration: Thursday, June 13, 5 p.m.    
Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
Contact: Toka Valu toka8@uw.edu

Raven’s Feast: Friday, June 14, 7 p.m.
Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
Contact: Nate Panelo panelon@uw.edu