There's arsenic in Lake Killarney, but Jim Gawel and his students were surprised to discover how it is finding its way into the food web.
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Read about some of more than 1,850 UW Tacoma change-makers launching into the world in June 2018 with their newly-minted University of Washington degrees.
Ryan Hanley, '18 Environmental Science, sees how the earth's many natural, social and political processes unite into one system.
When Jim Gawel looks at a lake, he sees an opportunity to learn--not just for the students he instructs, but for entire populations who rely on and reside by those water bodies.
A seminar on endangered orcas is just one way UW Tacoma is engaged with the Puget Sound ecosystem.
Puyallup Tribe member Hozoji Matheson-Margullis is making her mark as a research tech in UW Tacoma's Becker Lab, and as an emerging marine scientist.