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Faculty Note: Barbara Endicott-Popovsky

Dr. Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, UW Tacoma Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity
December 16, 2014
Dr. Barbara Endicott-Popovsky, a professor in UW Tacoma's Institute of Technology and the director of the Center for Information Assurance & Cybersecurity, has received a 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award from the University Professional & Continuing Education Association western region.

Fighting Crime on the Go

December 16, 2014
UW Tacoma’s Institute of Technology, in collaboration with Tacoma Police Department, will train crime-fighters in the latest techniques for gatherin...
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Share Coffee, Stoke Startups

December 9, 2014
1 Million Cups (or 1MC, as its friends call it) is the brainchild of the Kansas City-based Kauffman Foundation. The Tacoma branch was founded in May 2...
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Graduate Student Note: Shema Hannebutte

UW Tacoma Ed.D. student Shema Hannebutte
December 5, 2014
The Chronicle of Higher Education recently interviewed Shema Hannebutte, a dean at Tacoma Community College and a student in UW Tacoma's educational leadership (Ed.D.) degree program. TCC took part in a White House summit on access to higher education. In the Chronicle article, Hannebutte describes TCC's program to help homeless college students.

Faculty Note: John Goodlad

John Goodlad, UW professor emeritus of education
December 4, 2014
UW Tacoma mourns the death of John Goodlad, founder of the Institute for Educational Inquiry and emeritus professor of education at UW in Seattle, who died last week at the age of 94. Goodlad was co-director of UW's tri-campus Goodlad Institute for Educational Renewal. Read a tribute...

UW Tacoma in the News

Downtown Tacoma's new YMCA, on UWT campus, opens Jan. 1 Subscription

The new University Y Student Center's fitness operations will open Jan. 1, 2015, with a grand opening celebration planned for Jan. 6. The article mentions the historical legacy of the building's site as the former location of the International Longshore & Warehouse Union Local #23.

The News Tribune
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December 22, 2014

Co-Producing the City: UW Tacoma as Anchor Institution

UW Tacoma's first Debra Friedman Lecture, scheduled for January 15, 2015, will feature Wim Wiewel, president of Portland State University, describing PSU's focused growth as a community-engaged institution.

Exit 133
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December 16, 2014

For the Frishmans, there was no place like Home

A book about a Washington anarchist community by UW Tacoma librarian Justin Wadland provided valuable information in the solving of a century-old geneological puzzle.

JTA: Jewish Telegraphic Agency
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December 8, 2014

Puyallup Tribe Grants $275,000 to UWT

The grant will support curriculum innovation, research and community engagement that values cultural heritage and incorporates traditional ways of knowing.

Tacoma Weekly
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December 3, 2014

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Events

Jan 9

Explore! The Arts and Politics – Transfer Student Event

1:00pm

UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Jan 22

College Goal Washington FAFSA and WASFA Workshop

5:00pm

UW Tacoma Walsh Gardner (WG)