Today, April 4, marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. There are moments in a nation’s history that force it to confront difficult questions. Dr. King’s death was one of those instances. While the calendar now reads 2018, many of the issues prevalent in our country in 1968 are still with us. Lingering doubts about equality and opportunity mean we have not yet reached the “promised land” as so eloquently described in Dr. King’s last speech given just one night before he was killed.
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April 4, 2018
March 30, 2018
Effective April 2, a change will occur in our campus conference and event planning operations. Conference Services will now become part of our recently established Educational Outreach unit led by Lisa Reeves.
March 29, 2018
Last week, we honored two people whose support for the University of Washington and the South Sound is legendary: Herb Simon and David Zeeck.
March 23, 2018
Last week, I attended the Washington Campus Compact meeting and met with campus leaders from across our state to discuss important issues of community engagement, equity and inclusion, and civility on our campuses.
March 9, 2018
UW Tacoma is the recipient of the 2018 Golden Shovel Award from the Economic Development Board of Tacoma & Pierce County.