Learn about some of our anniversary programming that featured a combination of OMA&D and campus partner events.
50th Anniversary Signature Events
May 1 – June 13, 2018
Allen Library (North Lobby) / Open during library hours
This visual historical display, produced in partnership with UW Libraries and Studio Matthews, immerses visitors into the story and vision of OMA&D. Check out the display at the Husky Union Building through winter quarter 2019.
The History of OMA&D: A Talk with Emile Pitre
May 17, 2018 / Kane Hall
Longtime OMA&D staff member turned historian, Emile Pitre was a founding member of the UW Black Student Union whose calls for equity transformed the university. His talk captured the 50-year history of OMA&D.
OMA&D Annual Events
Samuel E. Kelly Distinguished Faculty Lecture
April 13, 2018 / Kane Hall
Professor James A. Banks, known as the “father of multicultural education” presented his lecture “Civic Education for Excellence, Diversity and Inclusion: Global Perspectives.”