Willard Bill of the Muckleshoot Tribe has spent forty years providing educational services to Native peoples and non Indians in Washington state. While teaching at the University of Washington, he helped develop the Office of Minority Affairs. (2 min)
each had their own separate identities, these organizations
shared many of the same goals: to increase recruitment
of students and faculty of color, to establish Ethnic Studies programs,
to increase financial aid, to hire people of color to provide educational
counseling and professional mentoring, to reach out to their
communities and to create spaces where people of color would feel
welcome in predominantly white schools.