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Associate Professor Joyce Dinglasan-Panlilio is quoted about the nature of potentially toxic substances found in the drinking water of Dayton, Ohio. The compounds, perfluoroalkyls, are found in firefighting foams and may be a threat to water supplies around the country.
Dr. Ingrid Walker is quoted on the prevalence and acceptance of psychiatric medications such as Xanax (benzodiazepine or "benzos"), especially among young people. Walker is the author of High: Drugs, Desire, and a Nation of Users.
UW Tacoma is a collaborating partner, along with, among others, Tacoma Community College, MultiCare and CHI Franciscan, in the launch of the Health and Medicine Academy at Stadium High School.
The newspaper of the Puyallup Tribe has reprinted (with permission) the write-up about Dr. Danica Miller celebrating her receipt of a 2018 UW Distinguished Teaching Award.
Assistant Professor Jane Compson has developed a program (CARE: Compassion, Awareness, Resilience, and Empowerment) to help people deal with chronic stress.
From Dinosaurs to Data Visualization
Man About Towns
Infoblox, a leading cybersecurity company with an engineering office in Tacoma, cites the presence of UW Tacoma around the corner as a major factor in its location decision.
Students in the Master of Science in Business Analytics program are conducting an economic impact analysis of Joint Base Lewis-McChord.