School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences


#UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Dr. Dan Shugar travels to Alaska this summer. He'll use his micro research vessel Jökull to survey sites of landslides and tsunamis. The data collected will be used to better understand natural disasters. In the video, Dr. Shugar and some of his students take Jökell for a test spin around Commencement Bay. School of IAS at UW Tacoma UW Tacoma at Urban Waters Citizens for a Healthy Bay UW Tacoma Alumni

Posted by University of Washington Tacoma on Tuesday, July 12, 2016

About SIAS - The School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences

The School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (SIAS) offers humanities, social sciences, mathematics and natural sciences.

Our interdisciplinary curriculum is organized around three general dimensions of life: Culture and Ideas (Fine Arts and Humanities), Society and the Individual (Social Sciences), Mathematics and The Natural World (Natural Sciences).

School of IAS News

Taking Flight

Andy Flanagan
August 23, 2016
Air Force veteran Andy Flanagan has a new mission: helping fellow student vets get the resources they need.
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Worm Tale

Ribbon Worm
August 15, 2016
In a matter of minutes UW Tacoma's Dr. Megan Schwartz discovered a new species and bumped into UW President Ana Mari Cauce.
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