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Building sign for The HUB: Federal Way Higher Education Center

The HUB: Federal Way Higher Education Center to Open

September 10, 2021

A new center will provide access to adult education and student support services through a partnership of UW Tacoma, Highline College, the City of Federal Way and Federal Way Public Schools.

Center for Urban Waters

New NSF Grant Supports Toxics Research

August 17, 2021

An NSF Major Research Instrumentation grant will help the Center for Urban Waters expand its ability to detect contaminants of emerging concern.

Fire burning in South Tacoma. Student Ashley Young was first on the scene to help residents escape the blaze.

Veteran, Football Player, Lifesaver

July 21, 2021

UW Tacoma student Ashley Young, Air Force veteran and women’s pro tackle football player, responded quickly when she saw a fire break out in a Tacoma neighborhood.