Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

October 6, 2016

Welcome Daze Kick Off Luncheon Introduces New Huskies to the UW

Link to eNews Fall 2016The Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity (OMA&D) introduced first-year students and their families to the UW at its annual Welcome Daze kick off luncheon at the Husky Union Building, Sept. 23.

Held in conjunction with UW’s Dawg Daze, Welcome Daze provides opportunities for incoming freshmen and transfer students to learn about campus and community resources, as well as connect with current students, OMA&D staff and UW administrators. The festivities included a welcome program with remarks from UW Vice President for Minority Affairs & Diversity Rickey Hall, entertainment, raffle prizes and a resource fair.

Welcome Daze events are held throughout the first few weeks of the fall quarter. More information is available on the Welcome Daze web site.

Kick Off Luncheon Photo Gallery (click on photos to enlarge)

Photos by Mark Stone (UW Photography) and Emile Pitre (OMA&D)