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Image of the art installation on the Prairie Line Trail "All the Rivers of the World."

Rivers Run Through It

July 23, 2019

A new, permanent public art work, entitled “All the Rivers in the World,” stretches more than 250 feet through the UW Tacoma campus along the Prairie Line Trail.

Photo of Nicole Blair's book sitting atop her guitar.

'Renegade Professor of English'

July 3, 2019

Raised in the South at a time when women were supposed to be wives and mothers, UW Tacoma Senior Lecturer Nicole Blair defied expectations and became an accomplished teacher, musician and author.

UW Tacoma Associate Professor Riki Thompson teaches students in her "Writing through Comics" course.

Comic Books in the Classroom

August 29, 2018

Associate Professor Riki Thompson's "Writing through Comics" course gets students to think differently about the genre.

A performer dressed in a rabbit masks delivers lines during a recent performance at Tollefson Plaza.

In Our Backyard

August 29, 2018

Students in Senior Lecturer Tyler Budge's class created masks for series of public performances about homelessness.

UW Tacoma student LeShawn Gamble, paintbrush in hand, pretends to paint a flower.

LeShawn Gamble: Portrait of an Artist

July 18, 2018

UW Tacoma student LeShawn Gamble has overcome traumatic injury and incarceration to become a leading voice and artist in the community.

Tyler Budge and Sarah Young pose in front of their art installation Foraging the Hive.

Generating Buzz

May 30, 2018

Foraging the Hive, a new art installation by Senior Lecturer Tyler Budge and his artistic partner Sara Young combines bees, test tubes and discarded items.

UW Tacoma Lecturer Tony Perone talks with a student in his office.

Serious About Play

May 2, 2018

UW Tacoma Lecturer Tony Perone uses play in the classroom to encourage learning and development.

UW Tacoma Staff Member Nick Butler poses on the bridge between Tioga and Snoqualmie libraries.

A Creative Take on Business

February 21, 2018

An artist and computer scientist, Nick Butler is excited to foster growth at the Milgard School of Business as the newest Instructional Designer and Technologist.

UW Tacoma student Long Tran uses his hands to frame the "W"

Critical Lens

February 7, 2018

UW Tacoma students are using film to talk about social justice issues.

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