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The Monstrous

October 30, 2020

Some monsters hide under beds or in sewer drains. Most, however, live inside us. Ingrid Walker and Dustin Annis talk about the role of the monstrous imagination in culture and politics.

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2020 Election Resources

October 29, 2020

The 2020 national election is shaping up to be one of the most consequential in U.S. history. Regardless of your political leaning, if you need help navigating, you may find useful resources here.

UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Sharon Laing

From the Podcast: Racism Is a Public Health Crisis

October 22, 2020

“Racism is a stressor that causes wounds to the individuals who are exposed to it,” says Sharon Laing. Listen to Laing and Wendy Barrington in a two-part podcast from Paw’d Defiance.

Headshot of UW Tacoma senior Kristina Pogosian

Preserving a Legacy

October 15, 2020

UW Tacoma junior and UW Regent Kristina Pogosian is succeeding for herself and for her family.

UW Tacoma student Seonhwa Pak in front of a planter full of flowers.

Finding the Time

October 9, 2020

UW Tacoma senior Seonhwa Pak's decision to get involved on campus changed her college experience.

A new greenhouse in UW Tacoma's Giving Garden

A House in the Garden

October 7, 2020

A new greenhouse in UW Tacoma’s Giving Garden will yield more fruits, vegetables and learning opportunities.

A "communities of intterest" electoral district map of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Drawing the Line

October 1, 2020

Associate Professor Jim Thatcher's NSF-funded project uses data to show college students how electoral districts are created.

UW Tacoma in the News

Washington state should enact new taxes on the wealthy Subscription

UW Tacoma economist Katie Baird, also a member of the Washington State Budget & Policy Center, calls on the legislature to enact an income tax on those with high incomes, citing the regressive nature of the state's existing tax policy.

Puget Sound Business Journal
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October 26, 2020