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Someone to Look Up To

October 8, 2021

Social Work & Criminal Justice Dean Keva Miller has become a person like those who nurtured and mentored her throughout her life — someone whom others look up to.


Reclaiming Higher Education

October 6, 2021

The Indigenizing Pedagogy Institute is helping to decolonize the classroom while creating visibility for Native students at UW Tacoma.


UW Tacoma in the News

The Northwest’s unhealthy new season: smoke

In a story about increasing exposure to wildfire smoke in our region, Associate Professor Robin Evans-Agnew talks about the resulting increased prevalence of asthma and its inequitable burden on society.

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September 30, 2021

Federal Way Higher Education Center to Open Next Week

South Sound Business - September 22, 2021

The Hub: Federal Way Higher Education Center opens Sept. 27. The 7,300-square-foot space is a collaboration of UW Tacoma, Highline College, Federal Way School District and the City of Federal Way.


Fighting fire with fire to protect ancient sequoia trees

AP News - September 16, 2021

SIAS Assoc. Prof. Maureen Kennedy is quoted on how fire chiefs are leveraging Indigenous fire-management knowledge of controlled burns and fuel reduction to mitigate the strength of wildfires and protect valuable assets.


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Filled with Joy

As Chancellor Sheila Edwards Lange begins her new role, she reflects on her personal journey and her vision for UW Tacoma's future.

September 29, 2021

Making a Comeback

September 24, 2021

Students are days away from returning to campus, and the Integrated Facilities Management team has been working hard to prepare the way.

Using Her Voice

September 17, 2021

2021 Distinguished Alumna Meg Martin took a vow of silence that changed her life and allowed her to change the lives of countless others.

The HUB: Federal Way Higher Education Center to Open

September 10, 2021

A new center will provide access to adult education and student support services through a partnership of UW Tacoma, Highline College, the City of Federal Way and Federal Way Public Schools.

The Knowledge Generators

September 2, 2021

A new research Ph.D. at UW Tacoma is a major milestone for campus, the community, and the donors that are helping make it possible.

Coming Through in the Clutch

August 26, 2021

As UW returns to in-person instruction, Darcy Janzen and her team at the Office of Digital Learning learned a lot from the past year.

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