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UW Tacoma student art on display on Seattle campus

UW Tacoma student art
April 17, 2015
Art by students of IAS associate professor Beverly Naidus is on display through June 12 in the UW School of Social Work's first-floor gallery. The exhibit is entitled "Job Fair?" and was created as part of the "Labor, Globalization and Art" course.

25 Years of Transformation

April 13, 2015
2015 marks UW Tacoma’s 25th anniversary, as we commemorate two and a half decades of community transformation. Anniversary celebrations are ramping ...
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UW Tacoma in the News

Our lives are longer thanks to public health

Assistant professor in Nursing and Healthcare Leadership Robin Evans-Agnew writes about the importance and impact of public health for The Olympian. Other nursing and healthcare leadership faculty David Reyes, Janet Primomo, Corrie Matlock-Hightower, Annie Bruck and Jane Cornman are contributing authors.

The Olympian
April 6, 2015

Dead men tell stories years later

Interdisicplinary Arts & Sciences lecturer Ellen Moore talked about forensic anthropology at a Washington State History Museum lecture, and how she used it to help identify the bodies of MIA/POWs in Vietnam.

Northwest Guardian
March 26, 2015

2015 Students of Distinction: Ricci Seguban

A profile of Ricci Seguban, senior at Gig Harbor High School, who has been a participant in UW Tacoma's Math Science Leadership summer program.

Peninsula Gateway
March 25, 2015

How Obesity Became a Disease

Nita McKinley, professor in Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences and 2014-15 chair of the UW Tacoma Faculty Assembly, is quoted in an Atlantic Magazine article on the "big business" of weight loss.

Atlantic Magazine
March 24, 2015

Let tech hubs take root throughout region Subscription

In a column critical of Seattle's plans for its University District, reporter Brier Dudley calls for a regional network of tech hubs, including in Tacoma. He mentions UW Tacoma and its cybersecurity program, and quotes Lars Harvey, CEO of IID, an internet security company in downtown Tacoma.

Seattle Times
March 14, 2015

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