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Julie Aguirre

Rich, Rigorous, Relevant

October 24, 2016

Dr. Julia Aguirre is part of a $1.5 million National Science Foundation grant to make mathematical modeling relevant to elementary school students.

Aisha Ali

Aisha's Story

October 21, 2016

UW’s Dream Project brought Aisha Ali to UW Tacoma. UW Tacoma’s Pathways to Promise reaches out to students in eight area school districts.

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.

UW Tacoma in the News

Cracking the peanut snack market

West Coast Grocery manager Angie Zurcher is quoted on the state of the peanut snack market in university convenience stores.

Food Management
October 21, 2016

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

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