UW Women's Center

Women of Courage: Bridging the Divide Gala Information


Gala Highlights:

•             Emcee: Tonya Mosley, Al Jazeera America and KUOW

•             Special Presentation by:  Ana Mari Cauce, Provost, University of Washington

•             Musical Performance by:  Josephine Howell

•             Silent Auction: Featuring delicious internationally themed dinners!

Directions for parking to Padelford Garage and N-5 lot are below. A shuttle will be at the N-5 to pick up guests in the circle loop in front of Paccar Hall. Please call for special parking needs – 206-685-7570

Driving Directions to Padelford Garage from 1-5 & SR 520:

  • From I-5 north or southbound, take SR-520 east (exit 168B).
  • From SR-520 east or westbound, take the Montlake Blvd NE exit.
  • Turn North onto Montlake Blvd and continue north [toward Husky Stadium].
  • Stay to the right as you cross Montlake Bridge, continue north on Montlake Blvd past Husky Stadium. (DO NOT take the NE Pacific St. fork to the left.)
  • Once past Husky Stadium, move to the far left lane.
  • After the third pedestrian underpass, you will notice a fork in the road and a traffic light. At the light, take the left fork onto 25th Ave NE.
  • At the next traffic light, (before the sky ramp up NE 45th) turn left onto Pend Orielle Road and proceed up the hill.
  • Take a left onto Mason Rd NE to enter the lot.

Driving Directions to N-5 Lot from 1-5 & SR 520:

  • From I-5 north or southbound, take the NE 45th street exit. Proceed East on NE 45th St.
  • Turn right at 17th Ave NE and proceed South onto the University of Washington Campus.
  • Turn Left at the first intersection past the guard house and proceed east. The N5 parking lot is your left.