Honors Diversity-Equity-and-Inclusion

May 26, 2021

Courtney Hooks on Unlearning Poverty

Courtney Hooks on UW campus

Junior Courtney Hooks signed up for Vicky Lawson’s Abolishing Poverty class to understand the reasons for housing instability. Based on her family’s experiences, she had a sense of the relationship between race, criminal...

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December 2, 2019

Advice from your future self

Alumni visitors to Honors 100 smiling together in a brightly lit classroom

Recent visits with Honors alumni yield valuable insights Honors alumni from a wide spread of majors and industries (law, politics, public health, nonprofit, education, technology, the arts…) met last week...

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September 2, 2019

German teaching exchange brings Anne Potjans

portrait of Anne Potjans in front of white background

The University Honors Program, in collaboration with the Department of English, is excited to welcome Anne Potjans into our community this fall, through a teaching and research exchange between Humboldt-Universit├Ąt...

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July 20, 2019

Velma Veloria joins UW Honors to teach and engage

Garcia and Veloria at Honors Hearth

The University of Washington Honors Program is proud to introduce Velma Veloria, Director of Advocacy and Mobilization for the Equity in Education Coalition, as our first Honors Curriculum and Community...

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April 15, 2019

Kat Chow wins UW Honors Alumna award

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The University of Washington Honors Program is thrilled to recognize NPR reporter, Kat Chow, as our 2019 Distinguished UW Honors Alumna. Kat Chow earned her BA in journalism with College...

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