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Campus Note: Green Lab Certification

UW Green Laboratory
March 25, 2015
UW's office of Environmental Health and Safety has awarded a gold-level Green Lab certification to the Cline Lab, managed by Erica Cline, chair of IAS Science and Mathematics. Of 4,500 labs at UW, it is the only gold-level certification outside UW's Seattle campus.

Student Note: Omer Adam, Rangel Scholar

Omer Adam, sophomore at UW Tacoma
March 25, 2015
Omer Adam, sophomore, has been selected as one of 15 Charles B. Rangel Scholars nationwide, the first from UW Tacoma. He will spend the summer of 2015 in Washington D.C. studying international affairs.

Alumna Note: Jocye Ells, '08, School Nurse Extraordinaire

Joyce Ells, '08, Master of Nursing
March 17, 2015
Joyce Ells, a school nurse with Tacoma Public Schools, and a 2008 Master of Nursing alumna, is featured in an in-depth story in The News Tribune about the vital role school nurses play in child health and wellness. Read the whole story...

UW Tacoma in the News

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

Military, academic, business professionals discuss leadership attributes

A U.S. Army publication reports on a leadership panel discussion cohosted by UW Tacoma and the Army's I Corps at UW in Seattle. Participants included Lt. Gen. Stephen Lanza, I Corps commanding general, and regional corporate leaders.

DVIDS: Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System
March 10, 2015

Small Cities/Big Opportunities, speaker says

Joel Kotkin, keynote speaker at this year's Urban Studies Forum, told the audience the South Sound "offers a lifestyle that appeals to most of the population."

The Business Examiner
February 19, 2015

Tacoma schools -- and their friends -- are on a roll Subscription

An editorial lauds the work of UW Tacoma, among many community partners, in helping Tacoma Public Schools achieve a dramatic turnaround in graduation rates. The Tacoma Whole Child Initiative, led by the Center for Strong Schools, is mentioned.

The News Tribune
February 14, 2015

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