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Can Tacoma Build on a Successful Downtown Revitalization?

UW Tacoma is cited as the centerpiece of the revitalization of downtown Tacoma, but "not all residents [of Tacoma] have come along for the ride to revitalization." Poverty rates are still high and rising rents are making housing unattainable.

Next City
September 30, 2015

Moving Beyond Predictive to Prescriptive Analytics

The Center for Data Science's collaboration with Microsoft and MultiCare has resulted in being able to predict whether a chronic heart failure patient may need to be readmitted to the hospital, and in offering advice to patients and care givers on how to avoid that readmission.

Healthcare Informatics
August 31, 2015

University Researchers Join County Mental Health Program

Social Work faculty Jerry Flores and Janelle Eliasson-Nanini will assess the effectiveness of Lewis County's Mental Health Alternatives Program at keeping non-violent, mentally-ill offenders out of jail.

Centralia Chronicle
August 7, 2015

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