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Ryan Mitchell

New Faces 2016: Ryan Mitchell

October 21, 2016

Ryan Mitchell, a transfer student and Army veteran in UW Tacoma's Urban Studies program, is focused on balancing family and school.

Charting Our Course: UW Tacoma's Strategic Plan

Charting Our Course: Our Role and Our Impact

October 19, 2016

Charting Our Course, UW Tacoma’s new strategic plan, captures the hopes and aspirations of students, faculty, staff, alumni and our community for our next 25 years.

Erin Casey

Mobilizing Men

October 14, 2016

UW Tacoma Associate Professor Erin Casey is part of a project to engage men in ending gender-based violence.

Andrea Wynne

Wynne Wins

October 13, 2016

UW Tacoma staff member Andrea Wynne uses her experience to help students prepare for life after college.

Dr. Barry Kerzin

Dr. Barry Kerzin in Residence at UW Tacoma

October 7, 2016

Dr. Barry Kerzin, physician to the Dalai Lama, will give several lectures in the area during October on topics such as mindfulness, meditation and compassion.

Bonface Muniu

New Faces 2016: Bonface Muniu

September 30, 2016

Bonface Muniu, a transfer student majoring in biomedical sciences, wants to become a physician assistant.

UW Tacoma in the News

UWT Convocation welcomes new and returning students

This story about UW Tacoma's 2016 Convocation includes a summary of the remarks of Puyallup Tribe Chair Bill Sterud, Executive Vice Chancellor Melissa Lavitt, Deputy Mayor Ryan Mello and ASUWT President Berkan Koroglu.

Tacoma Weekly
October 6, 2016

Postcards From the Field: Dan Shugar

Geoscientist Dan Shugar's photo of UW Tacoma's remotely-operated research vessel Jokull in Taan Fiord, Alaska, shows the boat against a backdrop of massive rocks and glacial ice.

EOS: Earth & Space Science News
October 1, 2016


Nursing & Healthcare Leadership Assistant Professor Susan Johnson is quoted on the topic of workforce bullying in the Philippines "most influential business magazine."

September 29, 2016

Saving lives and money with machine learning

Microsoft describes the work of KenSci, the first startup spinout based on UW Tacoma health infomatics technology developed at the Center for Data Science.

Microsoft Enterprise Health
September 28, 2016

Rob Crawford: The Political Rhetoric of Perpetual War

Emeritus founding faculty member Rob Crawford's piece on "the themes and language of the presidential candidates in relation to the use of military force" is adapted from a talk airing on Pirate TV Seattle.

September 26, 2016

Washington's most expensive colleges, ranked

UW Tacoma has the fifth lowest average cost of attendance of 23 higher-ed institutions in Washington examined by the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, using College Scorecard data.

Seattle P-I
September 18, 2016

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Oct 25

Technology Career & Internship Fair


UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Oct 26

All Industries Career & Internship Fair


UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Oct 26

Diversity Dialogue: Book Release with Dr. Jerry Flores & Dr. Chris Knaus


UW Tacoma Birmingham Hay and Seed (BHS)

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