As UW Tacoma's new Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Melissa Lavitt will have a key role spurring the academic development of the institution.
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Social Work Assistant Professor Gillian L. Marshall has received a prestigious five-year NIH Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award to study financial strain in older adults.
Michael Kilmer, '01, '04, oversees 11,000 social workers and six innovative programs at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Marian Harris, associate professor of social work, will be honored by her alma mater, the Smith College School for Social Work, with its Day-Garrett Medal.
Three words come to mind when thinking of Tia Squires, '15, Criminal Justice and Law & Policy - driven, ambitious and inspired.
Graduating in 2015 with a BA in social welfare with global honors, Ganita's drive swept her from Ethiopia to Ohio to Tacoma.
UW Tacoma celebrates the accomplishments of Peter Horak with the 2015 Distinguished Research Award and Ellen Moore with the 2015 Distinguished Teaching Award.
Sonia Nazario, Pulitzer-Prize winning author of Enrique's Journey, will present a public lecture on immigration policy in the U.S. during a multi-day campus visit.
Recent publications by UW Tacoma researchers cover topics ranging from artificial intelligence to elephant natural history to social media in western Europe.