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Staff Story: Lynn Hermanson

December 14, 2018

Lynn Hermanson goes by many titles: wife, mother, teacher, counselor, and confidant. As assistant director of UW Tacoma’s Institute for Global Engagement and the Global Honors Program, she says she often thinks of herself as a “GPS for students in higher education,” helping students—many of whom are first-generation college-goers like herself—find success on their own terms.

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.

Dr. Jeff Cohen, Associate Professor and Executive Director, Office of Global Affairs

Unpacking Masculinity

October 18, 2018

At the core of Dr. Jeff Cohen's work on bullying and gender norms is this -- "These are human systems and definitions. They are not concrete. They can be changed."

UW Tacoma Chancellor Mark A. Pagano

Welcome to UW Tacoma

September 25, 2018

Chancellor Mark A. Pagano greets all those new and returning to our beautiful downtown Tacoma campus.

A group photo of new faculty members

New Faculty at UW Tacoma in 2018-19

September 18, 2018

Heralding the start of the 2018-19 academic year, we present short biographies of 20 faculty members who have recently joined the UW Tacoma community.

UW Tacoma Associate Professor Eric Madfis

Looking for Answers

September 5, 2018

UW Tacoma Associate Professor Eric Madfis is a leading researcher in the study of school shootings and mass shootings.

2018 UW Tacoma Commencement

1,850 Change Makers

June 7, 2018

Read about some of more than 1,850 UW Tacoma change-makers launching into the world in June 2018 with their newly-minted University of Washington degrees.

UW Tacoma Assistant Professor JaeRan Kim poses in front of the Keystone Building on campus.

What Comes Next

May 23, 2018

Assistant Professor JaeRan Kim's research examines what happens after children are adopted and placed with new families.

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