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Snowy perspective of UW Tacoma campus.

Snow Stories

February 14, 2019

When campus is "closed" for inclement weather, there is still a lot going on behind the scenes to keep classes on track and prepare for reopening.

Snowy perspective of UW Tacoma campus.

Weather Closure

February 8, 2019

What does “suspended operations” mean? Where do I get current information? Here are some things you should consider when weather affects campus operations.

Tree Power

February 6, 2019

UW Tacoma Professor Orlando Baiocchi and a team of researchers are using trees to power Internet-of-Things-enabled sensors.

Plants on a window cell at the Washington Corrections Center for Women. Photo courtesy Barb Toews.

Bringing Nature to a Prison Cell

January 30, 2019

Exposure to nature, even through a brief gardening activity, can improve well-being among women in prison, a UW Tacoma-led study finds.

UW Tacoma in the News

Murray Morgan's historic 'Puget's Sound' gets an update

A new edition, published by UW Press, of the classic history of Tacoma by locally born-and-bred Murray Morgan includes a foreward by Michael Sullivan, long-time part-time lecturer in history at UW Tacoma.

December 26, 2018

Hopes, scars of '68 still show in Memphis

The latest installment in a yearlong USA Today series of stories and videos on Memphis in 1968 features a quote from Michael Honey, Haley Professor of Humanities and author of "To the Promised Land: Martin Luther King and the Fight for Economic Justice."

USA Today
December 17, 2018

Trump Repeatedly Errs on California Wildfires

A detailed analysis of Pres. Donald Trump's recent statements on California wildfires includes quotes from UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Maureen Kennedy.
November 27, 2018

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Feb 21

2019 Urban Studies Forum: Learning from other Cities


UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Mar 6

A Conversation with Marty Baron, Editor of The Washington Post


UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)

Mar 8

2019 South Sound Technology Conference


UW Tacoma William W. Philip Hall (WPH)