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Mary Rose Cadelina

New Faces 2016: Mary Rose Cadelina

September 29, 2016

First-year student Mary Rose Cadelina, who is interested in accounting, had her eyes opened to her strengths by UW Tacoma's Summer Bridge program.

Paola Soto

New Faces 2016: Paola Soto

September 29, 2016

Paola Soto, a first-year and first-generation student from central Washington, wants a degree in criminal justice and plans to become a homicide detective.

Lexi Powers

New Faces 2016: Lexi Powers

September 29, 2016

Lexi Powers, a first-year student considering an education or psychology major, credits her desire to help people to the inspiration of a former teacher.

Lorenzo Scott

New Faces 2016: Lorenzo Scott

September 29, 2016

Lorenzo Scott, a first-year student who wants to study computer science and computer engineering, credits the Summer Bridge program and his father for getting him ready for college.

Kyree Merritt

New Faces 2016: Kyree Merritt

September 29, 2016

Kyree Merritt, a first-year student from California, and a first-generation student, plans a career as a clinical psychologist.

Daniel Agee

New Faces 2016: Daniel Agee

September 29, 2016

Daniel Agee, a first-year student who has his eye on computer engineering, hopes to get into the Air Force ROTC program.

Here to Stay

September 22, 2016

Once an apartment building, now a residence hall, the purchase of Court 17 this past summer ushers in a new era at UW Tacoma.

Christopher Johnston, first-generation UW Tacoma student in Law & Policy

Christopher Johnston

September 15, 2016

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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