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Roseann Martinez talks with two students

Making a Safety Net---Together

March 7, 2018

Roseann Martinez and the newly created Office of Student Advocacy and Support are helping students find the resources they need to overcome obstacles and continue their education.

UW Tacoma part-time lecturer Linda Byron stands on the bridge of glass holding a yellow umbrella.

Meet the Press

February 28, 2018

Former KING 5 reporter Linda Byron is used to asking questions. This quarter, she's answering them in a course on investigative journalism.

UW Tacoma alumnus Jacob Nau stands outside Tioga library.

Being the Spark

February 23, 2018

UW Tacoma alumnus Jacob Nau and SIAS lecturer Abby Murray are among the recipients of local Spark Grants.

UW Tacoma student Youcef Bennour poses at a podium at the World Affairs Council in Washington, D.C.

Practicing Global Citizenship

February 23, 2018

As part of his involvement with the World Affairs Council UW Tacoma senior Youcef Bennour attended the national conference in Washington, D.C.

UW Tacoma Staff Member Nick Butler poses on the bridge between Tioga and Snoqualmie libraries.

A Creative Take on Business

February 21, 2018

An artist and computer scientist, Nick Butler is excited to foster growth at the Milgard School of Business as the newest Instructional Designer and Technologist.

UW Tacoma in the News

Clues to the Mind of the Florida School Shooter

Social Work & Criminal Justice Associate Professor Eric Madfis's research finds  "that there's a tendency for the mass media to portray school shootings as pointless, random and motiveless when they are not."

Psychology Today
February 15, 2018

Human trafficking prevalent in Seattle-Tacoma area

UW Tacoma Nursing & Healthcare Leadership alumna and lecturer Janet Runbeck's work on human trafficking is profiled in the student newspaper of the University of Puget Sound.

The Trail
February 12, 2018

The alt-right is killing people

An article originally published by the Southern Poverty Law Center cites the work of Social Work & Criminal Justice Associate Professor Eric Madfis.

February 11, 2018