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John Harrison recipient of the 2013 UW Tacoma Distinguished Alumni Award, has invested at least as much time into UW Tacoma as he did in playing the trombone when he was a child.
We celebrate outstanding accomplishment in the UW community, including teaching, research, community engagement and alumni achievement. Honorees include Carolyn West, Mike Allen, Linda Ishem, Janet Primomo, Michelle Garner and John Harrison.
Michelle Garner builds relationships in Federal Way, but her devotion to community engagement transcends boundaries.
According to Janet Primomo, community engagement is in the DNA of UW Tacoma's Nursing program. Her colleagues think it is in her DNA.
Linda Ishem embodies the vision the founders of UW Tacoma had for an urban-serving university: a passion for igniting community engagement in students.