First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that makes UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, in their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.
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With initial funding from the Gary E. Milgard Foundation, The Milgard Success Center launched in November 2017. The focus of the Success Center is to work with the local South Sound community to assess employment needs, encourage internships and fill open permanent positions with current Milgard students and alumni.
An all-day event celebrating the LGBTQIA community on May 16 will feature a keynote from Julia Serano as well as a resource fair, a discussion panel and a drag show.
Amy Boucher, '18 Sustainable Urban Develoment, was told by a Muckleshoot tribal elder that she would be a "healer of the land." Eight years later, her calling is stronger than ever.
UW Tacoma junior Armen Papyan is the ASUWT Director of Legislative Affairs, helping give students a voice in Olympia.
An event marking the 50th year since the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. reminds us his work is unfinished.
The third-annual PNW Student Veteran Conference brings together professionals and organizations for an intensive three-day gathering devoted to "something for everyone."
The 2018 Urban Studies Forum gives youth a voice in the shaping of our public spaces.