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UW Tacoma geoscientist and assistant professor Dan Shugar

Up Close with River Piracy

April 17, 2017

When UW Tacoma geoscientist Dan Shugar and his research colleagues arrived in the Canadian Yukon, they had firsthand experience with river piracy.

Linda Dawson

The Next Chapter

April 13, 2017

UW Tacoma Senior Lecturer Linda Dawson has helped launch space shuttles and a university. She's embarking on a new adventure as a professional author.

Pacific Avenue along UW Tacoma campus

Science On the Menu and On Tap

April 6, 2017

Two series of talks this spring at UW Tacoma, Science@Lunch and Grit City Think & Drink, have a science focus.

Jeff Cohen, UW Tacoma assistant professor and first-generation student

Jeff Cohen

March 23, 2017

First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, In their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.

Michael Berry

Hip-Hop in the Classroom

March 22, 2017

Classically trained musician Michael Berry is using his love of rap music to change how people talk about the genre.

David Reyes

A Community of Researchers

February 28, 2017

Assistant Professor David Reyes is working with community members to address food access and insecurity in South Tacoma.

Photo courtesy Operation Warm.

Warm Hearts Bring Warm Coats

February 17, 2017

A national non-profit, Operation Warm, recently got to see the power of an urban-serving university in action.

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