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Go Far, Quickly

For Earth Day, students, faculty and staff from all three UW campuses reflect on what it means to be sustainable during a pandemic.

April 21, 2021

A House in the Garden

A new greenhouse in UW Tacoma’s Giving Garden will yield more fruits, vegetables and learning opportunities.

October 7, 2020

Campus Marks Progress on Resource Conservation

During Earth Week 2020, UW Tacoma is recognizing the hard work of the Facilities Services team in resource conservation, including a 40% reduction in energy use intensity between 2014 and 2018.

April 23, 2020

A Blossoming Partnership

Local high-school students teamed up with UW Tacoma's Giving Garden to create habitats for bees and other pollinators.

February 4, 2020

So You Want to Talk about Parking?

Time is running out for you to have your say about your experience getting to and from campus (and parking!) by taking the transportation survey.

January 13, 2020

The Giving Garden at Age Ten

More bees. More beds. A paid coordinator. Even hops. At age ten, UW Tacoma's community garden is growing and bearing fruit.

May 4, 2019

The Giving Garden Grows a SHED

A community partnership with Clover Park Technical College yields the Giving Garden's new Sustainable Hub for Education and Demonstration (SHED).

April 19, 2016

Get On the Bus

Awards from the state, the county and the city recognize UW Tacoma's role in reducing single-occupancy commute trips.

February 3, 2010