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Snowy perspective of UW Tacoma campus.

Snow Stories

February 14, 2019

When campus is "closed" for inclement weather, there is still a lot going on behind the scenes to keep classes on track and prepare for reopening.

Snowy perspective of UW Tacoma campus.

Weather Closure

February 8, 2019

What does “suspended operations” mean? Where do I get current information? Here are some things you should consider when weather affects campus operations.

Dr. Orlando Baiocchi, UW Tacoma Endowed Professor in Engineering Systems

Tree Power

February 6, 2019

UW Tacoma Professor Orlando Baiocchi and a team of researchers are using trees to power Internet-of-Things-enabled sensors.

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.

UW Tacoma graduate student TeyAnjulee Leon

Asking Hard Questions

January 17, 2019

For her master's thesis, graduate student TeyAnjulee Leon explored issues of race in higher education.

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