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Chris Suh, '17, Sustainable Urban Development

Building a Community Around Food

November 25, 2020

At Northwest Harvest, Urban Studies alumnus Chris Suh connects with people by remembering his own journey out of poverty.

Sarah Smith, UW Tacoma senior in Communications

Sarah Smith Plumbs the Depths

November 25, 2020

Sarah Smith, senior in communications, recently completed a documentary about an underwater ocean observatory, learning more about "one of the most underexplored places known to humans."

Hien Hong, '15, Politics, Philosophy & Economics

Making a Yoga Community

November 19, 2020

Hien Hong, ’15, saw that wellness had a diversity issue and set out to change that.

UW Tacoma Professor Belinda Louie

An Open Book

November 5, 2020

A passion for reading and a turbulent childhood lead Professor Belinda Louie to create Project TELL which supports English language learners and their families.

Voter depositing ballot in Pierce County ballot drop box

Why do we vote?

November 4, 2020

On the latest episode of Paw'd Defiance, the UW Tacoma podcast, members of the UW Tacoma community talk about why they vote and why they think voting is important.

Scary neon face

The Monstrous

October 30, 2020

Some monsters hide under beds or in sewer drains. Most, however, live inside us. Ingrid Walker and Dustin Annis talk about the role of the monstrous imagination in culture and politics.

Nataly Herrman, '20, B.A. Psychology

Nataly Herrman: The Sky's the Limit

September 17, 2020

She went through a “hundred million” different options along the way and it often felt unattainable, but Nataly Herrman, ’20 B.A. Psychology, kept pursuing college.

Kathryn Davidson, '20, B.S. Mathematics

Kathryn Davidson: Launching into Space

September 17, 2020

As one of the first to serve in the newly-created U.S. Space Force, Kathryn Davidson, ’20 B.S. Math, is honoring her mother’s legacy by ensuring a future for herself.

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