As autumn quarter 2019 began, the Milgard Women’s Initiative (MWI) launched the inaugural year of the mentorship program. 22 graduate students from the MBA and MSBA programs were individually matched with mentors from the South Sound area and met for an orientation dinner at Pacific Grill Event Center.
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UW Tacoma will be the west coast site of the Colorado-Washington Security Scholars Program, funded by the National Science Foundation as part of Cybercorps: Scholarship for Service.
Natalie Lawrence, '18 Psychology, wants to give to others the same transformative experience that education brought to her.
Josiah Pollock, '18 History, has a passion for local history that isn't confined to a textbook.
A scholarship helped Aliyah Jones continue her momentum toward her goal of a law degree.
From high school dropout to straight-A college student, Tracie Barry intends to earn a PhD in oceanography.
Ramon Garza, '18 Biomedical Sciences, says of the financial support that got him back on track toward his dream of becoming a pharmacist: "This scholarship feels like love."
Van Huynh, '18 B.S. Nursing, had an experience with a surly nurse which became a turning point, setting her on the way to becoming a leader in health care.
Julian Mosher's life and future have been changed: first by inspiring teachers at Tacoma's Lincoln High School, next by a scholarship to UW Tacoma.
Diliman Abdulkader, junior in Politics, Philosophy & Economics, is the latest UW Tacoma student to receive a Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad.