A new book on Japanese American resistance to wartime incarceration will be the subject of a May 18 online event.
UW Tacoma senior Aidan Helt left behind a difficult childhood by joining the Merchant Marines, a journey that took her from her old home to a new one.
Ken Lew and Chris Yin each were on project design teams that did well in a hackathon sponsored by the National Security Innovation Network.
Goals include spreading the word about the importance of getting a COVID-19 vaccine and recruiting volunteers to work at and help organize vaccine clinics in Pierce County.
UW Tacoma in the News
2021 Gift of Service Award recipient, Vincent Da, discusses what service and philanthropy means to him.
The 2021-2022 Health Sciences Schools Magnuson Scholars have been announced, and among them is Toa Zheng, 2014 UW Tacoma MN grad! Learn more by clicking the link.
The UW School of Nursing has been named a leading educator of nurses among public colleges/universities offering graduate programs by US News & World Report. The school was ranked #1 among public institutions with Doctor of Nursing Practice programs (#3 overall) and tied for #1 among public schools with master’s degree programs (tied for #6 overall). This latter ranking is specific to UW Bothell and UW Tacoma.
UW Tacoma urban ecologist Christopher Schell describes how human social inequities have impact on wildlife in urban areas.
Communications professor Riki Thompson describes the communities of those that practice polyamory. Her recent research examines how the pandemic has affected those relationships.
Carolyn West, UW Tacoma professor of psychology, has found that porn harbors "breathtaking racism," and cannot be exempt from larger discussions on racism in society.
UW Tacoma partnered on this innovative research report that draws on the experiences of more than 50 students who left college before completing their degree, information that will be studied to inform the future of college support systems.
Local pundit and technologist David Kirichenko calls on Tacoma leaders to enact policies encouraging the expansion of the cybersecurity sector. He cites the School of Engineering & Technology.
The pandemic has not stopped the mysterious group behind Tacoma's annual Monkeyshines, a citywide scavenger hunt for art glass orbs. The UW Tacoma campus, including the Prairie Line Trail, is recommended as an area to search.
Falling into Public History: My Writing about Japanese American and African American Community Stories
Writer Tamiko Nimura reflects on how she came to be a public historian, including through her interactions with Justin Wadland of the UW Tacoma Library and local historian and preservationist Michael Sullivan.
For Earth Day, students, faculty and staff from all three UW campuses reflect on what it means to be sustainable during a pandemic.
Kirsten Hargett chose to study biomedical sciences because she wanted to stretch herself.
The latest ranking from U.S. News & World Report is specific to UW Tacoma’s and UW Bothell’s MN programs.
Two new UW Tacoma programs provide rigorous preparation for the LSAT test and the law school application process, for sophomores, juniors, seniors and alumni.
Alumna Ayda Kedirkhan wants to change the world, one design at a time.