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UW Tacoma Lecturer Jeremy Davis, School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences

Imbibing Knowledge

April 21, 2017

Food, drinks, education. A new SIAS lecture series takes the classroom to The Swiss.

UW Tacoma's steel W

Two UW Tacoma Teams Get NSF I-Corps Grants

April 20, 2017

Teams of faculty and students from the Institute of Technology working with area entrepreneurs will receive funds to help move their innovations into the commercial sphere.

UW Tacoma geoscientist and assistant professor Dan Shugar

Up Close with River Piracy

April 17, 2017

When UW Tacoma geoscientist Dan Shugar and his research colleagues arrived in the Canadian Yukon, they had firsthand experience with river piracy.

Linda Dawson

The Next Chapter

April 13, 2017

UW Tacoma Senior Lecturer Linda Dawson has helped launch space shuttles and a university. She's embarking on a new adventure as a professional author.

UW Tacoma Giving Garden

Start Celebrating 2017 Earth Day Now

April 7, 2017

The UW Tacoma community will mark Earth Day 2017 throughout the month of April, with talks, campus fairs, a film screening and more.

Pacific Avenue along UW Tacoma campus

Science On the Menu and On Tap

April 6, 2017

Two series of talks this spring at UW Tacoma, Science@Lunch and Grit City Think & Drink, have a science focus.

UW Tacoma in the News

Immigrants not criminals like you've been told Subscription

Alumnus and UW Tacoma staff person Douglas Epps (B.A. social work, '13; Master of Social Work, '15) points out that the majority of undocumented immigrants are the result of overstaying a visa, which, by law, is a civil infraction, not a criminal act.

The News Tribune
March 26, 2017

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May 3

World Asthma Day: Air Quality Matters Panel


UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

May 9

Debra Friedman Memorial Lecture


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May 19

14th Annual OSCARs Awards Ceremony


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