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UW Tacoma senior Aidan Helt sits on a bench. Helt's left arm is draped across her knee. Helt's right arm is propped up, her right hand resting on her chin. Helt has red hair, blue eyes. She is wearing a pink blouse and polka dotted skirt.

At the Helm

April 30, 2021

UW Tacoma senior Aidan Helt left behind a difficult childhood by joining the Merchant Marines, a journey that took her from her old home to a new one.

Dr. Altaf Merchant, Gary E. and James A. Milgard Endowed Dean, UW Tacoma Milgard School of Business

Meet Altaf Merchant

March 11, 2021

Dean Altaf Merchant sees the Milgard School as a catalyst for entrepreneurship and social responsibility in the South Sound region.

Trophy awarded during Milgard Invitational Case Competition on Social Responsibility

The six-continent competition

February 25, 2021

This year's Milgard Invitational Case Competition on Social Responsibility has teams from every inhabited continent.

Exterior of Milgard School of Business, Dougan building

Students Assisting Business - 2021

February 19, 2021

When COVID 19 descended upon the Pacific Northwest, the health of the people was of tremendous concern to all. Then the heavy toll on the economy took place. Businesses were shuttered or closed permanently. People lost jobs - some forever.

Kurt Carlson, CEO of Propel Insurance

Leadership Lessons with Kurt Carlson, President & CEO of Propel Insurance

February 18, 2021

In autumn quarter, the Milgard Center for Leadership and Social Responsibility (CLSR) launched an interview series called Leadership Lessons which aims to highlight the leadership wisdom of local executives and visionaries within the greater Puget Sound Community. Part one of this series features Kurt Carlson, CEO of Propel Insurance and recipient of the 2019 Business Leader of the Year award.

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