Telling himself he wasn't going to make any friends staying locked in his Court 17 apartment, Rafael Saucedo became a student leader and the first one in his family to get a college degree.
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Fifteen teams will compete for more than $50,000 in prizes in the inaugural VIBE Business Plan Competition.
Assistant Professor David Reyes is working with community members to address food access and insecurity in South Tacoma.
Assistant Professor Sharon Laing wants to use apps to connect low-income patients to health care.
First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, in their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.
Nursing & Healthcare Leadership’s Corrie Matlock-Hightower coordinated an assessment of health needs in Lakewood to provide input into the operation of Lakewood’s new Living Access Support Alliance (LASA) Client Services Center. The center will offer a laundry and shower program and other services as guided by the assessment.
Janet Runbeck's work to raise awareness of and prevent human trafficking is just the latest example of her selfless career.
Nursing & Healthcare Leadership Assistant Professor Robin Evans-Agnew is helping Pierce County youth document their experience of wood smoke pollution and its impacts on their lives.
Joyce Ells, who has a 2008 Master of Nursing degree, is featured in an in-depth story in The News Tribune about the vital role school nurses play in child health and wellness.
Accompanying $350,000 grant will fund Haerling’s research in simulated learning activities for nursing students.