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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.

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
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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
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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
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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
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February 14, 2015

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Events

Mar 26

The Global Game of Golf Lecture featuring John Bodenhamer

7:00pm

UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Apr 2

Golf Injuries their cause, prevention and treatment

7:00pm

UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Apr 8

Career and Internship Fair for All Industries

11:30am

UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Apr 29