First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make 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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A desire to help families lead a group of UW Tacoma students to spend their spring break volunteering with Habitat for Humanity.
Brothers Nut and Nuk Suwanchote started a powerlifting club on campus to give UW Tacoma an athletic presence - they succeeded.
Events held during Spring quarter will focus on changing the culture around single-use plastics.
The Alternative Breakaway program offers students, faculty, and staff a chance to spend breaks volunteering.
The Muse hopes to change the local landscape for childcare while providing University of Washington Tacoma students, faculty, and staff with greater flexibility.
International Education Week is a great opportunity to learn about the role of global experiences in a college education.
The University Y Student Center received a National Award of Excellence from the Design-Build Institute of America at its 2015 annual awards ceremony in Denver.
The fourth annual Veterans Appreciation Week at UW Tacoma features a tribute, an open house, and opportunities for reconnecting and remembering.