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Theron Taylor, senior in psychology, at the University Y Student Center.

Change Comes for Theron Taylor

February 13, 2020

After serving a 20-year prison sentence, first-gen psychology transfer student Theron Taylor is finding a new sense of belonging at UW Tacoma.

UW Tacoma Associate Professor Natalie Jolly

Field Work

February 5, 2020

Associate Professor Natalie Jolly's research into Amish birth practices challenges traditional notions of gender.

W flag viewed through UW Tacoma campus signage

Tacoma Rising

January 17, 2020

In South Sound Business' January cover story, Dr. Ali Modarres warns that Tacoma has a bright future, but that we must plan for the future with care.

Best of UW Tacoma 2019

The Best Stories of 2019

December 23, 2019

The best stories coming out of UW Tacoma are all about our students! Here's a baker's dozen of stories about students making their impact in the world.

Mark Glenn, '95, '01

Sergeant Husky Goes to Vegas

December 18, 2019

Army veteran Mark Glenn, the winner of the UW Veterans Flyaway contest, credits his military service and his UW Tacoma education for his success.

Planting tulip bulbs along UW Tacoma Grand Staircase.

The Gardening Mindset

December 10, 2019

Students in Lauren Montgomery's psychology class had a quarter-long collaborative learning experience helping to replant the Grand Staircase and nurture the Giving Garden.

UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Amanda Sesko

Making the Invisible Visible

December 5, 2019

Assistant professor Amanda Sesko examines the psychological principle of invisibility and how it affects marginalized groups.

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