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Leader in the Making

September 6, 2023

ASUWT President Holly Wetzel credits her experience at UW Tacoma for her personal transformation

When in Spain

August 25, 2023

A study abroad program helped a group of UW Tacoma students get the information they needed to build a new website for UW's León Center.

UW Tacoma in the News

Johns Hopkins Welcomes Second Cohort of Vivien Thomas Scholars

Former student Arabelis Wally has received a prestigious fellowship at Johns Hopkins University that will support her graduate work. The Thomas Scholarship is awarded to "exceptional students from ... minority-serving institutions to pursue PhDs in STEM fields ... ."

Johns Hopkins University Hub
August 23, 2023

Rolling car tires into the global circular economy

The average tire contains more than 400 chemicals and compounds, including 6PPD, a tire preservative that transforms to 6PPD-quinone in the environment. Researchers at UW Tacoma and WSU Puyallup discovered 6PPD toxicity. The Center for Urban Waters' Ed Kolodziej is quoted.

August 21, 2023

Paw'd Defiance

A new podcast about all things Tacoma


Not Your Average Joe

August 7, 2023

Joe Davis is the first alum from either UW Tacoma or UW Bothell to be named president of 60,000-member UW Alumni Association.

Point of View

July 28, 2023

Assistant Teaching Professor Ronnie San Nicolas's lived experience guides his hands-on approach to teaching as well as his work with the Simon Family Endowment and AAPI THRIVE.

An Open Perspective

July 14, 2023

Maria Hamilton is intentional about exposing her daughter to an expansive worldview centered on the value of education.