Latino/a Faculty Staff Association

Upcoming Events

Café o Te

First Friday of the month! NEW TIME!

Café o Te will resume in Fall Quarter 2014!

The Latino Faculty Staff Association invites you to join us for lively discussions en la hora de Café O Te.  Café O Te gives Latino faculty and staff an opportunity to gather for informal platicas about current events, interesting articles, creative poetry or engage in fun activities.  Enjoy some delicious pastries, café o te and the warmth of your colleagues.

Campus Events:

Celebrate With Us!

The La Raza Graduation Planning Committee  would like to invite you to participate in the 14th Annual Raza Graduation Celebration. The event will take place on Friday, June 13, 2014 at the University Tower 4th Floor South Cafeteria from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM.  This Ceremony will celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of graduating Latino students at the University of Washington (UW).

This Celebration provides students, families, friends and the UW community an opportunity to gather and celebrate the successes of higher education in a multicultural and bilingual setting.  The main focus of our event is the UW graduates, and their families who have sacrificed and supported their students along the way.

We look forward to seeing you there!  Check back for RSVP information.

5th Annual Latino Community Luncheon

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center

Join Latino students, staff and faculty as we welcome new students to the University of Washington. The lunch will introduce them to people who will be  supportive in their academic and student life accomplishments. Students will become familiar with OMA&D ECC services and programs, build community on campus and develop friendships with other UW students.  Lunch with us, meet new people and start lifelong friendships!


ASUW La Raza Commision and the Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center  will be celebrating Dia de los Muertos at the Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center

Learn about the history of Dia de los Muertos and how to make sugar skulls, Pan de muerto, mexican hot chocolate, fresh pan dulce, and there will also be face painting.

Bring pictures or momentos of loved ones that have passed to adorn our community altar.

November 3rd 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center