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Leticia Romo Bueno, UW Tacoma 2020 Chancellor's Medalist

Más Que Un Simple Papel

June 19, 2020

La educación ha sido la única constante en la dura e impredecible vida de Leticia Romo Bueno, galardonada con la Medalla del Rector.

Brooke Carlaw, UW Tacoma 2020 President's Medalist

Eyes Opened Wide

June 12, 2020

Brooke Carlaw, the UW Tacoma 2020 President's Medalist, had her eyes opened to the racial bias in our justice system's approach to eyewitness misidentification by Dr. Stephen Ross.

Amica Atienza, UW Tacoma Commencement 2020 Student Speaker

Speaking of the Future

June 12, 2020

Amica Atienza, the UW Tacoma 2020 Commencement Student Speaker, emerged from an existential crisis with a B.S. in biomedical sciences and a platform to share her story.

Leticia Romo Bueno, UW Tacoma 2020 Chancellor's Medalist

Not Just a Piece of Paper

June 9, 2020

Education has been the one constant in a life of unpredictability and hardship for Chancellor's Medalist Leticia Romo Bueno.

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.

Rafael Saucedo, '17, Healthcare Leadership

Rafael Saucedo, '17, Healthcare Leadership

June 9, 2017

Telling himself he wasn't going to make any friends staying locked in his Court 17 apartment, Rafael Saucedo became a student leader and the first one in his family to get a college degree.

Kayesee Schermerhorn, UW Tacoma law and policy scholar and first-generation student

Kayesee Schermerhorn, '17, Law & Policy

June 9, 2017

A class in sociology changed Kayesee Schermerhorn's worldview, leading her to choose law and policy as a major, and ultimately leading to the Husky 100.

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