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From Dabbler to A New Career and Master's Degree

Rick Morrow, '21, leveraged his SDE graduate certificate into a new full-time position with an e-commerce provider. He decided to continue his education at UW Tacoma in the Computer Science and Systems master of science degree program.

May 31, 2022

Why is Summer Learning Important for Professional Development?

From September to June everyone is swamped with work, taking care of the family, trying to find some work-life balance, and maybe even a certificate program to excel in your career. You need time off – but your mind and urge to learn don’t quit just because it is summertime.

May 9, 2022

Learn something new this Summer

Come for one or more of these 16 FREE virtual Lunch-and-Learns featuring our most popular professional development topics. Get an immediate career boost that can advance your career this summer from UW Tacoma's Professional Development Center.

May 2, 2022

Celebrate Public Service Recognition Week with Us

Since 1985, the first week of May has been an opportunity to express gratitude to those who serve our nation as federal, state, county, local, and tribal government employees. All are welcome to attend a free virtual lunch-and-learn on May 4: “Compassion in Leadership.”

April 25, 2022

Workplace Stress and Employee Retainment

As employers struggle with the implications of the Great Resignation/Reshuffle, a new report indicates that healthier workplaces are more likely to have higher retention rates.

April 18, 2022