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Small Cities/Big Opportunities, speaker says

Joel Kotkin, keynote speaker at this year's Urban Studies Forum, told the audience the South Sound "offers a lifestyle that appeals to most of the population."

The Business Examiner
February 19, 2015

Tacoma schools -- and their friends -- are on a roll Subscription

An editorial lauds the work of UW Tacoma, among many community partners, in helping Tacoma Public Schools achieve a dramatic turnaround in graduation rates. The Tacoma Whole Child Initiative, led by the Center for Strong Schools, is mentioned.

The News Tribune
February 14, 2015

Sullivan's Catholicism

Eric Bugyis, lecturer in Interdisicplinary Arts & Sciences, is a frequent contributor to Commonweal magazine, a leading publication on culture and politics. In this blog post, he reflects on Andrew Sullivan, the influential former editor of The New Republic, who recently shut down his 15-year old blog, The Dish.

February 13, 2015