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Sharon Laing

An App a Day

January 20, 2017

Assistant Professor Sharon Laing wants to use apps to connect low-income patients to health care.

UW Tacoma Summer Bioinformatics Institute 2016

Madigan Pairs With UW to Improve Medicine

January 19, 2017

The Institute of Technology's Ka Yee Yeung-Rhee has a growing collaboration with medical personnel in Madigan Army Medical Center, using bioinformatics to look for genetic markers of disease potential.

John Finke

Getting into the Brain

December 12, 2016

Assistant Professor John Finke's research into Alzheimer's could change the way the disease is treated.

Julie Aguirre

Rich, Rigorous, Relevant

October 24, 2016

Dr. Julia Aguirre is part of a $1.5 million National Science Foundation grant to make mathematical modeling relevant to elementary school students.

Erin Casey

Mobilizing Men

October 14, 2016

UW Tacoma Associate Professor Erin Casey is part of a project to engage men in ending gender-based violence.

Ribbon Worm

Worm Tale

August 15, 2016

In a matter of minutes UW Tacoma's Dr. Megan Schwartz discovered a new species and bumped into UW President Ana Mari Cauce.

UW Tacoma remotely operated research vessel

"Jökull" vs. Jökull is like David and Goliath

July 15, 2016

UW Tacoma's new remotely-operated research vessel, dubbed "Jökull," meaning "Glacier," will meet the real thing as geoscientist Dan Shugar prepares for a summer of field investigations.

EMAR

Meet EMAR

June 1, 2016

University of Washington Tacoma faculty members Dr. Elin Björling and Dr. Emma Rose are developing a robot that can measure stress in teens.

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