Janet Runbeck's work to raise awareness of and prevent human trafficking is just the latest example of her selfless career.
"Lushootseed is a modern langauge--the problem is that historically it's been taught as an academic language and one that's sort of dead and of the past." --Danica Miller
UW Tacoma has named Dr. Howard L. Smith as the new Gary E. and James A. Milgard Endowed Dean of the Milgard School of Business.
Tacoma is the only UW campus that offers a minor in Nonprofit Management. The program sets students up with a 120-hour internship, which puts them behind the scenes at local museums, food banks, co-ops, and established orgs like United Way and the YMCA. They sit in at board meetings, chat with executive directors, and comb through financial reports.
"Often Black women’s anger is couched in humor, which makes it easier to not take it seriously.”--Dr. West
The award honors students from all three UW campuses who have "made the most of their UW experience."
"The trip is a wonderful introduction to The Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Shakespeare's plays are so much better in person than they are in a textbook. (After all, he meant them to be seen.) The backstage tour and the discussion with the actor add to the experience."
"Students learn how creative inspiration comes from anywhere, from the kitchen to Snapchat"--Finding meaning in the music