In the Media

Follow the links below to read stories that mention Omari.

Paw’d Defiance Podcast Interview:
https://www.buzzsprout.com/265902/1119125-building-a-prison-to-college-pipeline

Spotlight with Gary Shipe (Radio Interview):
https://www.podcastone.com/episode/Spotlight-with-Gary-Shipe-03102019

From Jail to a Master’s Degree – The Power of Education: https://www.seattletimes.com/opinion/from-jail-to-a-masters-degree-the-power-of-second-chances/

What’s the cost of not funding public education? Panelists weigh in: https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/education/whats-the-cost-of-not-funding-public-education-panelists-weigh-in/

At Ignite Education Lab, 11 inspiring speakers tell stories about learning: https://www.seattletimes.com/education-lab/at-ignite-education-lab-11-speakers-told-quick-but-inspiring-stories-about-schools-and-learning/

Ignite Education Lab – 11 great speakers, 11 great stories about education: https://www.seattletimes.com/education-lab/more-on-our-speakers-for-for-ignite-education-lab-2017/

View 10 of our Ignite Education Lab speakers, and our democratically elected 11th: https://www.seattletimes.com/education-lab/view-our-list-of-10-ignite-education-lab-speakers-and-vote-on-the-11th/

Omari Amili – Breaking the Cycle: https://www.tacoma.uw.edu/news/article/omari-amili-breaking-cycle

Meet Omari Amili – 2018 Distinguished Alum: https://www.pierce.ctc.edu/got-my-start-news/20181010/meet-omari-amili-2018-distinguished-alum

Having 30 felonies on your record makes life hard, but this UWT grad isn’t giving up: https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article164285807.html

Omari Amili publishes a children’s book about role models: https://civilsurvival.org/omari-amili-publishes-a-childrens-book-about-role-models/

Faces of South: http://www.southseattle.edu/news/2017/faces_omari.aspx

Husky fans ready to witness big upset against Alabama: https://www.king5.com/article/sports/college/ncaab/huskies/husky-fans-ready-to-witness-big-upset-against-alabama/281-380720213

Finding community at the Seattle Urban Book Expo: https://www.seattlereviewofbooks.com/notes/2017/08/29/finding-community-and-a-few-missing-faces-at-the-seattle-urban-book-expo/

Expo showcases Seattle’s black literary scene: https://southseattleemerald.com/2017/09/02/expo-showcases-seattles-black-literary-scene/