The UW Tacoma Class of 2019: a passionate, tenacious and diverse group of graduates that are already out in the world making an impact. We present a sampling of their stories.
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From world-changing wheelchairs to a compassionate coyote whisperer and lots in between, the best stories of 2018 shine a light on UW Tacoma's urban-serving mission.
Read about some of more than 1,850 UW Tacoma change-makers launching into the world in June 2018 with their newly-minted University of Washington degrees.
Malinda Osborn, '18 Communication, had never been out of the U.S. until she went on a quarter-long study-abroad experience to Italy, which taught her that some boundaries are meant to be crossed.
Natalie Lawrence, '18 Psychology, wants to give to others the same transformative experience that education brought to her.
Students at UW Tacoma spent a quarter studying plastic pollution from a global perspective, working with students in Vietnam.
For more than a decade, students from Moscow and Tacoma have been working together to develop an international understanding of journalism.
Getting her degree in finance at UW Tacoma is, for Shooq Alhathelool, a chance to broaden her perspective and bring that understanding with her when she returns to Saudi Arabia.
International Education Week is a great opportunity to learn about the role of global experiences in a college education.