Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

Photo Gallery

May 31, 2018

Judge Martinez, Student Scholars Honored at 48th Annual Celebration

Celebration_featured image

The Honorable Ricardo S. Martinez, ’75, ’80, received the Charles E. Odegaard Award and several outstanding student scholarship recipients were recognized at the 48th annual Celebration held at the HUB Ballroom, May 16.

Historical Talk with Emile Pitre Highlights 50th Anniversary Celebration


Alumni, staff and friends representing the last five decades of OMA&D, as well as campus and community colleagues, came together for what was the pinnacle event of our 50th anniversary activities on May 17.

May 10, 2018

OMA&D Celebrates 50th Anniversary Historical Display Opening

50th Anniversary Historical Display

UW students, administrators and staff gathered to commemorate the opening of the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity’s 50th Anniversary Historical Exhibit that is on display in the North Lobby of Allen Library through June 13.

April 20, 2018

Professor Banks Presents Kelly Distinguished Faculty Lecture

Samuel E. Kelly Distinguished Faculty Lecture 2018

Professor Banks’ lecture titled “Civic Education for Excellence, Diversity and Inclusion: Global Perspectives” was a part of OMA&D’s 50th anniversary suite of events and UW’s annual Parent & Family Weekend.

March 8, 2018

HLI Fireside Chat Series Connects Students to OMA&D 50th Anniversary

HLI Fireside Chat Series

This 2018 winter quarter series, “Lighting the Way,” featured five influential alumni who were impacted by OMA&D programs or served as champions of diversity, equity and inclusion during their time at the UW.

October 18, 2017

Alumni & Friends Gather for Husky Football Viewing Party

2017 Husky Football Viewing Party Featured Image

Alumni and friends of the OMA&D community came together to cheer on the nationally-ranked UW football team versus Arizona State at a special viewing party at the Tap House Grill in downtown Seattle, Oct. 14.

September 29, 2017

OMA&D Introduces New Huskies to the UW at Welcome Daze Kick-off Luncheon

2017 Welcome Daze

The Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity introduced first-year students and their families to the UW at its annual Welcome Daze Kick-off Luncheon at the Husky Union Building, Sept. 22.

May 31, 2017

Harrells, Student Scholars Honored at 47th Annual Celebration

Celebration featured image - Starla Sampaco with President Ana Mari Cauce

UW Regent Joanne Harrell, ’76, ’79, and Seattle City Council President Bruce Harrell, ’79, ’84, received the Odegaard Award and several outstanding student scholarship recipients were recognized at the 47th annual Celebration, May 16.

February 24, 2017

Congressman John Lewis Visits the UW

John Lewis Featured Image

UW students had the special opportunity to hear from Congressman and American civil rights icon John Lewis at Meany Hall on the UW Seattle campus, Feb. 23.

February 3, 2017

Campus Walker Winter 2017

Passiflora Misera

Known as the “Campus Walker,” retired OMA&D Associate Vice President Emile Pitre photographs beautiful images across campus. His latest gallery features photos from the UW’s Botany Greenhouse.

Next page