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Tulips growing on UW Tacoma campus

Campus Marks Progress on Resource Conservation

April 23, 2020

During Earth Week 2020, UW Tacoma is recognizing the hard work of the Facilities Services team in resource conservation, including a 40% reduction in energy use intensity between 2014 and 2018.

W flag viewed through UW Tacoma campus signage

Tacoma Rising

January 17, 2020

In South Sound Business' January cover story, Dr. Ali Modarres warns that Tacoma has a bright future, but that we must plan for the future with care.

Cars parked on UW Tacoma campus.

So You Want to Talk about Parking?

January 13, 2020

Time is running out for you to have your say about your experience getting to and from campus (and parking!) by taking the transportation survey.

Planting tulip bulbs along UW Tacoma Grand Staircase.

The Gardening Mindset

December 10, 2019

Students in Lauren Montgomery's psychology class had a quarter-long collaborative learning experience helping to replant the Grand Staircase and nurture the Giving Garden.

Image of the art installation on the Prairie Line Trail "All the Rivers of the World."

Rivers Run Through It

July 23, 2019

A new, permanent public art work, entitled “All the Rivers in the World,” stretches more than 250 feet through the UW Tacoma campus along the Prairie Line Trail.

UW Tacoma's Prairie Line Trail

Architects Honored for Prairie Line Trail Design

June 26, 2018

The Washington Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects presented its 2017 Award of Excellence to the landscape architecture firm PLACE for its design of UW Tacoma's Prairie Line Trail.

2018 Golden Shovel Award to UW Tacoma from EDB Tacoma-Pierce County

Take That Golden Shovel And... Do Even More

March 16, 2018

Ten ways UW Tacoma is living up to the spirit of the 2018 Golden Shovel Award, presented to the campus by the Economic Development Board of Tacoma--Pierce County.

UW Tacoma Court 17, aerial view

Planning for Campus Housing

September 23, 2016

The conversion of Court 17 to an on-campus residence hall was approached through careful planning and analysis.

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