Dressed in suits and dresses, students and community members gathered Wednesday for the 10th annual Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center (ECC) Awards Gala, a celebration honoring community members’ activism efforts.
When the clinical law program at the UW School of Law had its annual clinic fair in the beginning of spring quarter, a new clinical program stood among rows of existing ones. After learning of the new program, some students grew concerned.
The green grass of Denny Field was peppered with a spectrum of colors last Friday as students threw colored powders at each other at Holi, a festival of colors put on by the Indian Student Association (ISA) and the South Asian Student Association (SASA) in partnership with the Asian Student Commission (ASC).
Seated at round white tables at the HUB ballroom on Saturday, families and people of all ages gathered and looked beyond the grass skirts and the leis to celebrate the Pacific Islander culture during Micronesia Night 2013.
To prevent history from repeating itself, members of the Asian community at the UW are re-establishing a long-dormant coalition that addresses social-justice issues faced by Asians and Asian-Americans.