News Archive

Main page content

Filters show

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.

Omari Amili, '14, '16

After Prison

December 18, 2020

Omari Amili spent time in prison before earning three degrees from UW Tacoma. He interviews 10 other people who graduated after they got out.

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.

UW Tacoma student Seonhwa Pak in front of a planter full of flowers.

Finding the Time

October 9, 2020

UW Tacoma senior Seonhwa Pak's decision to get involved on campus changed her college experience.

Nataly Herrman, '20, B.A. Psychology

Nataly Herrman: The Sky's the Limit

September 17, 2020

She went through a “hundred million” different options along the way and it often felt unattainable, but Nataly Herrman, ’20 B.A. Psychology, kept pursuing college.

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!

Brooke Carlaw, UW Tacoma 2020 President's Medalist

Brooke Carlaw: Eyes Opened Wide

June 12, 2020

Brooke Carlaw, the UW Tacoma 2020 President's Medalist, had her eyes opened to the racial bias in our justice system's approach to eyewitness misidentification by Dr. Stephen Ross.

Names of UW Tacoma Class of 2020 overlaying a scene from campus

Congratulations, Graduates!

June 11, 2020

On June 13, we celebrate the Class of 2020 with a one-of-a-kind virtual ceremony. Read and hear some of their stories.

Pile of masks with UW name and logo on them.

The Sewists

April 16, 2020

A group of UW Tacoma students, faculty and staff have come together to make masks for the community.

Pages