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AIS Professor Emeritus Marvin Oliver to Receive UW’s 2019 Odegaard Award

Submitted by Kai Wise on January 23, 2019 - 12:45pm
"Raven's Journey" by Marvin Oliver, in the UW HUB
"Raven's Journey" by Marvin Oliver, in the UW HUB

Marvin Oliver, ’73, professor emeritus in the University of Washington Department of American Indian Studies and renowned contemporary sculptor and printmaker, is the 2019 recipient of the UW’s Charles E. Odegaard Award, the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity (OMA&D) announced.

The award will be presented at the 49th annual Celebration event hosted by OMA&D and the Friends of the Educational Opportunity Program (FEOP), Wed., May 15, at the Husky Union Building on the UW Seattle campus.

Read the full announcement here and learn more about Professor Oliver's life and work.