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Philip Hall in Gather.Town

Building a virtual gathering space

December 30, 2020

A year ago at this time, none of us would have imagined the role that technology and virtual environments would play in our lives and especially in our learning environments. 

2020 in Review - collage of images

2020: A Year to Remember

December 23, 2020

From beekeeping to salmon saving, 2020 showed the determination and perseverance of the UW Tacoma community.

Coho salmon

CUW Research Identifies Salmon Killer

December 4, 2020

Scientists have discovered what is killing more than half the coho salmon that return to Puget Sound’s urban streams every fall.

Scary neon face

The Monstrous

October 30, 2020

Some monsters hide under beds or in sewer drains. Most, however, live inside us. Ingrid Walker and Dustin Annis talk about the role of the monstrous imagination in culture and politics.

A new greenhouse in UW Tacoma's Giving Garden

A House in the Garden

October 7, 2020

A new greenhouse in UW Tacoma’s Giving Garden will yield more fruits, vegetables and learning opportunities.

Kathryn Davidson, '20, B.S. Mathematics

Kathryn Davidson: Launching into Space

September 17, 2020

As one of the first to serve in the newly-created U.S. Space Force, Kathryn Davidson, ’20 B.S. Math, is honoring her mother’s legacy by ensuring a future for herself.

UW Tacoma Class of 2020

A Giant Leap

September 16, 2020

Every student's journey to a degree is unique, and the great leap they take into the world beyond. Read about four 2020 grads: from psychology to cybersecurity to space!

Kenneth Burkart, '20, B.S. Environmental Science

Ken Burkart: Learning the Ropes

August 6, 2020

Ken Burkart, '20, applied the discipline and determination of rock-climbing to his academic career and his research into aquatic chemistry.

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