Marking the start of the 2019-20 academic year, we present short biographies of 24 faculty members who have recently joined the UW Tacoma community.
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It's the start of the 2019 academic year. Students and faculty are back on campus. Pac Ave is busy again! See what it's like to kick off the new year.
As recounted in UW's Columns Magazine, Byron Ragland’s encounter with police at a frozen yogurt shop shook his sense of belonging and reminded him that society’s doors still aren’t open to all.
Transferring from Pierce College Puyallup, Morgan Pasquier brought an interest in psychology that has taken them far beyond their days in a warehouse job.
Stteffany Durán, '18 Psychology, persevered through many challenges to become UW Tacoma's 2018 Chancellor's Medalist.
Natalie Lawrence, '18 Psychology, wants to give to others the same transformative experience that education brought to her.
Emily Clouse, '18 Psychology, relates her experience in the U.S. military to her desire to improve the outlook for formerly incarcerated people and her interest in the moral foundations of war.
UW Tacoma Lecturer Tony Perone uses play in the classroom to encourage learning and development.
UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Chris Beasley wants to help formerly-incarcerated people get a college education, and wants the world to know the power of that redemptive transformation.