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Black and white photo of a group of civil rights activists.

'To the Promised Land'

March 29, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King's message of economic justice is the subject of a new book by UW Tacoma historian Michael Honey.

UW Tacoma students and community members dig in a garden.

Bumper Crops

March 29, 2018

A group of UW Tacoma students helped turn a parking lot into a community garden for immigrants and refugees.

A group of UW Tacoma students pose for a picture.

Everyone Counts

March 26, 2018

UW Tacoma students braved the wind and rain this past January to help administer the Point-In-Time Count, a county specific survey for people experiencing homelessness.

Stardew Valley, created by Eric Barone, '11

Eric Barone, '11, Created Stardew Valley All By Himself

March 21, 2018

After Eric Barone completed his degree in computer science and systems in 2011, he spent four years working seven days per week, 10-12 hours per day, developing Stardew Valley, one of the most successful indie games ever.

2018 Golden Shovel Award to UW Tacoma from EDB Tacoma-Pierce County

Take That Golden Shovel And... Do Even More

March 16, 2018

Ten ways UW Tacoma is living up to the spirit of the 2018 Golden Shovel Award, presented to the campus by the Economic Development Board of Tacoma--Pierce County.

Roseann Martinez talks with two students

Making a Safety Net---Together

March 7, 2018

Roseann Martinez and the newly created Office of Student Advocacy and Support are helping students find the resources they need to overcome obstacles and continue their education.

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