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Faculty Update: Dan Shugar, Nepal Earthquake

December 23, 2015

SIAS Assistant Professor Dan Shugar is a leading co-author of an academic paper in Science reporting on the outcome of the 2015 Gorkha earthquake in Nepal.

UW Tacoma Puget Sound Institute eNews, August 2015

News from the Puget Sound Institute

August 14, 2015

Zombie steroids; shoreline armoring; African elephants; microplastics; diving ducks - just a few of the topics in the latest eNews from UW Tacoma's Puget Sound Institute.

Seismogram superimposed over skyline of Tacoma

Geosciences: The Really Big One in the South Sound

July 21, 2015

Three UW Tacoma geoscientists assess the impact of a major Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake on the South Sound, and highlight some controversial conclusions in a recent New Yorker story on “The Really Big One.”

Tracking Oysters Around the Sound

April 24, 2015

Associate Professor Bonnie Becker uses innovative technique to track native Olympia oysters with team of local partners, students.

Books in UW Tacoma's Tioga Library

Recent Research: Publication Round-Up

April 2, 2015

Recent publications by UW Tacoma researchers cover topics ranging from artificial intelligence to elephant natural history to social media in western Europe.