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UW Tacoma Tribal Liaison Gabe Minthorn

Making a Connection

February 10, 2021

Gabe Minthorn plans to use the skills he developed as a coach and educator in his new role as tribal liaison.

UW Tacoma alumna Chelsi Johnson poses with other University of Washington alumni outside the D.C. Armory.

The Best She Can Be

February 3, 2021

Alumna Chelsi Johnson took the strategic communications skills she learned at UW Tacoma to the D.C. National Guard and the Department of Defense.

Tacoma's Nihongo Gakko - Japanese Language School

Preserving Nihonmachi

January 27, 2021

In their new book, Mary Hanneman and Lisa Hoffman share the history of Tacoma's Nihonmachi and the Japanese Language School once located on what is now the UW Tacoma campus.

Book cover: Becoming Nisei

Book Talk: Becoming Nisei

January 25, 2021

At a free, virtual event, Lisa Hoffman and Mary Hanneman will discuss their new book "Becoming Nisei," a history of the Tacoma Japanese-American community.

Turan Kayaoglu, Professor, UW Tacoma Politics, Philosophy & Public Affairs

Upholding Democracy

January 20, 2021

Turan Kayaoğlu believes that democracy, rule of law and human rights will eventually prevail in all societies. His research into the Middle East gives him that hope.

UW Tacoma faculty member Maria Tania Bandes B. Weingarden

Second Act

January 13, 2021

Theater at UW Tacoma goes virtual with the upcoming performance of "The Book of Andy."

UW Tacoma in the News

Join the Mysterious Hunt That Celebrates the Lunar New Year

The pandemic has not stopped the mysterious group behind Tacoma's annual Monkeyshines, a citywide scavenger hunt for art glass orbs. The UW Tacoma campus, including the Prairie Line Trail, is recommended as an area to search.

Red Tricycle
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February 4, 2021