South Sound Business magazine recently published a feature story on Dr. Ali Modarres, UW Tacoma's Director of the Urban Studies Program.
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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.
A team from the Milgard Center for Business Analytics is helping determine the economic impact of the Joint Base Lewis-McChord workforce.
A 2018 Livable City Year project sheds light on the pros and cons of housing options such as community land trusts and tiny homes.
When Jim Gawel looks at a lake, he sees an opportunity to learn--not just for the students he instructs, but for entire populations who rely on an reside by those water bodies.
With initial funding from the Gary E. Milgard Foundation, The Milgard Success Center launched in November 2017. The focus of the Success Center is to work with the local South Sound community to assess employment needs, encourage internships and fill open permanent positions with current Milgard students and alumni.
"If money wasn’t an issue, what would you do?”
An upcoming talk on endangered orcas is just one way UW Tacoma is engaged with the Puget Sound ecosystem.
Ken Balcomb, founder of the Center for Whale Research, and engineer Jim Waddell will describe the plight of endangered orcas and how breaching four Snake River dams could improve the outlook for their survival.