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UW Tacoma senior DeAnn Iman

Continuing Education

January 9, 2019

Ten years and multiple moves later, UW Tacoma senior and military spouse DeAnn Iman is set to complete her bachelor's degree in accounting.

UW Tacoma's Nedralani Mailo stands in front of the Center for Equity and Inclusion.

Creating a Campus Family

January 2, 2019

UW Tacoma alumna Nedralani Mailo, '17, found her voice in the classroom and is using it to help students, including fellow Pacific Islanders.

An electric, glowing Husky waits expectantly in UW Tacoma's TPS building.

The Best Stories of 2018

December 21, 2018

From world-changing wheelchairs to a compassionate coyote whisperer and lots in between, the best stories of 2018 shine a light on UW Tacoma's urban-serving mission.

UW Tacoma's Alexis Wheeler bounces a plastic globe into the air.

World Wide Wheeler

December 19, 2018

Alexis Wheeler's experience as a scholar, lawyer, ranch hand and world traveler fits well into the work she does as program coordinator for the Institute for Global Engagement.

"The Infantryman" statue at Joint Base Lewis-McChord

Putting a Number on the Impact of JBLM

December 18, 2018

A military base economic impact study conducted by UW Tacoma’s Center for Business Analytics shows just how strong the linkages are between JBLM and the South Sound community.

Dr. Eyhab Al-Masri, Associate Professor, UW Tacoma School of Engineering & Technology

An IoT-enabled Smart Urban Waste Management System

December 13, 2018

Assistant Professor Eyhab Al-Masri's students have developed recycle.io, a complete framework using IoT edge computing and data management that enables smart urban waste management.

Close up of the recycle.io device.

A Good Garbage Idea

December 12, 2018

Assistant Professor Eyhab Al-Masri's students developed technology that can identify when non-recyclable items have been dumped into recycling bins.

UW Tacoma in the News

Murray Morgan's historic 'Puget's Sound' gets an update

A new edition, published by UW Press, of the classic history of Tacoma by locally born-and-bred Murray Morgan includes a foreward by Michael Sullivan, long-time part-time lecturer in history at UW Tacoma.

MyNorthwest
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December 26, 2018

Hopes, scars of '68 still show in Memphis

The latest installment in a yearlong USA Today series of stories and videos on Memphis in 1968 features a quote from Michael Honey, Haley Professor of Humanities and author of "To the Promised Land: Martin Luther King and the Fight for Economic Justice."

USA Today
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December 17, 2018

Trump Repeatedly Errs on California Wildfires

A detailed analysis of Pres. Donald Trump's recent statements on California wildfires includes quotes from UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Maureen Kennedy.

FactCheck.org
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November 27, 2018