Onward: The Newsletter of the Tacoma-Pierce County Economic Development Board
Pierce County's increasingly tech-focused economy is buttressed by the presence of UW Tacoma, it's computer science Ph.D., it's strength in AI research and teaching, and partnerships with regional incubators, JBLM, MultiCare, Aquagga and others.
Despite recent appointments of prominent Asian American academics to leadership roles, experts maintain more work is needed to achieve equity, especially to reflect the diversity within the Asian American community. Rachel Endo, Dean of the School of Education, is quoted.
Prof. Deveeshree Nayak selected for 27th CISSE Program Committee. Her collaborative paper, "Addressing the Need for Interculturality in Cybersecurity Education" promotes cross-cultural skills and innovative teaching in the School of Engineering.
Interested in furthering your education? Come learn more about Graduate School and the SET's Graduate programs at UW Tacoma's annual Graduate Program Night on November 30, 2023 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Please RSVP for the event here.