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Plants on a window cell at the Washington Corrections Center for Women. Photo courtesy Barb Toews.

Bringing Nature to a Prison Cell

January 30, 2019

Exposure to nature, even through a brief gardening activity, can improve well-being among women in prison, a UW Tacoma-led study finds.

UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Vanessa de Veritch Woodside

Found at Sea

January 24, 2019

A three-year stint aboard cruise ships set Associate Professor Vanessa de Veritch Woodside on a course to higher education.

An electric, glowing Husky waits expectantly in UW Tacoma's TPS building.

The Best Stories of 2018

December 21, 2018

From world-changing wheelchairs to a compassionate coyote whisperer and lots in between, the best stories of 2018 shine a light on UW Tacoma's urban-serving mission.

"The Infantryman" statue at Joint Base Lewis-McChord

Putting a Number on the Impact of JBLM

December 18, 2018

A military base economic impact study conducted by UW Tacoma’s Center for Business Analytics shows just how strong the linkages are between JBLM and the South Sound community.

The Pantry at UW Tacoma

Help Students Get to Graduation

November 21, 2018

The Pantry at UW Tacoma helps students focus on their studies. You can help, too, with your financial or food donation.

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