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UW Tacoma senior Maryam Al Darraji's dream to become a surgeon took her from Iraq to Jordan to Kent to UW Tacoma.
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A traumatic brain injury threatened to derail Rain Wilson's college career; but then she got the support she needed and she is now succeeding.
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Live theater returns to UW Tacoma with "The Happiest Song Plays Last," in a collaboration with Tacoma Little Theater and Toy Boat Theatre.
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Tacoma native Lorne Arnold is helping build UW Tacoma's new civil engineering program
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Labor Solidarity Project Hosts Seminar on 'Revolutionary Nonviolence'

May 16, 2022

The event will feature a screening of a documentary on Rev. James Lawson, spiritual advisor to MLK, plus a discussion of nonviolent organizing and labor education by Dr. Kent Wong of UCLA, and local labor leaders commenting on the state of organizing in the northwest.

Honoring 2022 Business Leadership Award Winners

May 5, 2022

Read about Victoria Woodards, Maya Mendoza-Exstrom, Constance Trufant, Douglas Reed, Miriam Barnett and Randy Rushforth, recipients of the 20th annual Milgard School Business Leadership Awards.

AERA Recognizes Dr. Robin Starr Zape-tah-hol-ah Minthorn

April 25, 2022

Minthorn has received the 2022 Exemplary Contributions to Practice-Engaged Research Award.

Economic and policy experts argue against repealing the capital gains tax

April 18, 2022 Washington State Wire

Nine economic and policy experts, including UW Tacoma's Katie Baird, Anna Lovasz and Tim Scharks, call on voters to reject I-1929, which would repeal the capital gains tax established by the legislature in 2021.