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Assembling a Company

Building a business isn’t as easy as building big-box furniture, but serial entrepreneur, Army vet and two-time UW alumnus Steve Buchanan has an advantage via his partnership with UW Tacoma.

November 6, 2023

Encouraging Financial Wellness

Several new initiatives are helping instill financial literacy and resiliency into the UW Tacoma student body.

October 9, 2023

Understanding Unicorn Ventures

Milgard Professor of Management, S. Joseph Shin, was recognized as a finalist for the prestigious Heizer Dissertation Award in New Enterprise Development.

October 4, 2023


Learn from dealmaker and Seattle sports legend Bob Whitsitt as he shares highlights from his new book Game Changer. Join us October 3, 2023 at 12:30pm, Milgard Hall MLG110. All welcome. Admission is free.

September 15, 2023

Career Development, Innovation, and Continuing to Empower Others

The Milgard Success Center and Center for Business Analytics hosted several highly impactful events this year. Providing business etiquette training, while the Career Fair connected students with top employers, and the FinTech Incubator Challenge shaped the future of Finance.

July 10, 2023

Milgard Executive Council Welcomes Six New Members

The Milgard School of Business announces the addition of six distinguished members to the Milgard Executive Council. These leaders are instrumental to the success of the Milgard School and their many contributions are greatly appreciated.

June 30, 2023

Transforming the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Fanny Castro

As a special events manager at CoMotion, Fanny Castro spearheads strategic event planning, while her brainchild, Untroubled.Shop, empowers small-batch creators. Her 2023 Best in Business nomination is a testament to her commitment.

June 20, 2023

Dawg Bites Revisited

Saturday, April 29, 2023 UW Tacoma and the Milgard School of Business hosted the first ever Dawg Bites. A Family Fun community event. We sat down with one of the organizers to learn more.

June 20, 2023