Events: Race/Equity – Speech and Counter-Speech, Jan. 10, 4-6pm


Speech and Counter-Speech on Campus: Rights & Responsibilities

What does the First Amendment mean in the context of a public university?

How can we promote equality and diversity consistent with protecting free speech?

You are invited to attend an important discussion of these topics and learn more about free speech from three renowned educators and lawyers.

January 10, 2017 | wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House

Reception (light refreshments): 4–4:30 p.m. | Program: 4:30–6 p.m.
Register Online
Learn more about the Race & Equity Initiative.

Events: Rev. Jesse Jackson, Women and Minorities in Technology, December 2, 6:30pm, Kane 130


Please join us on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, for a special evening with the Reverend Jesse Jackson at the University of Washington, Seattle.
Where: Kane Hall, Room 130
When: 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

The former presidential candidate will visit the UW to speak about women and minorities in technology, as well as civil rights and student participation in the public policy process. A Q&A will follow. Do not miss this unique opportunity to hear from the Rev. Jackson.

Please register here by Monday, December 1.
For questions please email

This event is presented by the UW Provost’s Office and the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity in collaboration with campus partners and the Seattle Urban League.

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