Professional Staff Organization


May 6, 2021

CORRECTION: Tri-campus HR Institute

CORRECTION: the PSO newsletter incorrectly shared the tri-campus HR Institute as an event that was open to PSO members. This event is for an identified community of practice and not for the broader professional staff community. We regret the error. Please email if you have any questions.

April 12, 2021

Jamilah Williams, Sustainable Seattle’s Board Chair and professional staff at UW, answers questions from the Diversity Forum

Jamilah Williams

Last month, the PSO hosted the 4th annual Diversity Forum. This year’s event, attended by over 360 people, focused on “(re)building cultures of diversity, equity, and inclusion through policies, procedures and budgets”. We were thrilled by the conversations and engagement; you can read our overview here. After we formally wrapped up, more questions came through…

March 12, 2021

4th Annual PSO Diversity Forum Event Recap

More than 350 professional staff attended The PSO’s 4th Annual Diversity Forum held on March 3, 2021. The event, presented by the Professional Staff Organization in partnership with the Whole U, centered on the theme of (Re)Building Cultures of Equity and Inclusion through Policy, Procedures and Budgets. The remote venue allowed for an engaging discussion…

October 23, 2020

Event: Promoting Equity and Justice for Caregivers at UW

The Faculty Council on Women in Academia will host a discussion of current realities, polices, practices, and support during COVID-19 and beyond. (Event website) Friday, October 30, 2020 from 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm (PST) Open to all University of Washington caregivers. Join the event on Zoom: One tap mobile: +12063379723,,5608294138# US (SEATTLE), +12532158782,,5608294138# US (TACOMA)…