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UW Tacoma Student Retention and Community Development Specialist Levon Williams

Helping Students RISE

October 9, 2019

The Center for Equity & Inclusion's Levon Williams has developed a pilot program to help first-year students succeed.

UW Tacoma student Jeff Bantay

Soldiering On

September 18, 2019

Army veteran and UW Tacoma senior Jeff Bantay overcame a difficult transition from military to civilian life and is now thriving.

UW Tacoma Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Eric Barone at Cheney Stadium during Paint the Park Purple.

The Love of the Game

September 4, 2019

UW Tacoma Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Eric Barone took what he learned in the classroom and used it to create a hit video game.

A group of MSL students listen to a park ranger talk at Mt. Rainier.

Summer Camp(us)

August 22, 2019

UW Tacoma hosts a number of youth-oriented programs during the summer that are designed to get local students excited about the future.

Microplastics samples in vials

No One Is an Island

August 7, 2019

UW Tacoma Senior Lecturer Julie Masura and UW Tacoma alumna Catherine Crook came together to help a University of the Virgin Islands graduate student whose lab was destroyed by hurricanes.

UW Tacoma Campus Safety Officer Sid Saini talks with international student Misaki Seto.

A Bridge over Barriers

June 6, 2019

UW Tacoma's Campus Safety and Security has teamed up with the Office of Global Affairs on a project to help international students.

Water tower in Dilley, Texas

Bearing Witness

May 23, 2019

UW Tacoma Professor Marian Harris and graduate student Zea Mendoza recently spent a week helping asylum seekers held at the South Texas Family Residential Center.

UW Tacoma senior Augustine Canales

Augustine Canales: Something to Offer

May 9, 2019

As a kid, Augustine Canales didn't want to be anything. The UW Tacoma student is now a teacher, student, father and soon to be college graduate.

UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Sonia De La Cruz

Focusing on Activism

March 6, 2019

Assistant Professor Sonia De La Cruz uses documentary filmmaking to address social justice and human rights issues.

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