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A new greenhouse in UW Tacoma's Giving Garden

A House in the Garden

October 7, 2020

A new greenhouse in UW Tacoma’s Giving Garden will yield more fruits, vegetables and learning opportunities.

A member of the UW Tacoma custodial team gets ready to clean spaces in Cherry Parkes.

Custodial Superheroes

September 25, 2020

The stalwart UW Tacoma custodial team is keeping campus shiny even while most of us are working and learning remotely.

Concept sketch of Center for Equity & Inclusion in UW Tacoma Learning Commons

Designers Describe Learning Commons

September 10, 2020

Shona Bose and Seong Shin of McGranahan Architects recently wrote about the concepts that are guiding the design of UW Tacoma's new Learning Commons.

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.

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