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Fire in South Tacoma.

Veteran, Football Player, Lifesaver

UW Tacoma student Ashley Young, Air Force veteran and women’s pro tackle football player, responded quickly when she saw a fire break out in a Tacoma neighborhood.

July 21, 2021

Going Places

July 13, 2021

The library can change a life, just ask new UW Tacoma Library Director Annie Downey.

UW Tacoma in the News

FinTech Incubator Winners Announced

Leif Christensen, '21, Computer Science & Systems, took first prize in the FinTech Incubator Competition, sponsored by the UW Tacoma Center for Business Analytics and Sound Credit Union.

South Sound Business - July 13, 2021

Meeting in the Middle

Thomas Kuljam and Stan Emert created the Students Assisting Business program in the Milgard School of Business, matching undergraduate students with real-world organizational challenges.

South Sound Business - July 6, 2021

Paw'd Defiance

A new podcast about all things Tacoma

Jeffrey Bantay (left) and Thomas Di Giorgio

In Good Company

Recent grads Thomas Di Giorgio and Jeffrey Bantay developed a friendship while students at Tacoma Community College that carried them through UW Tacoma.

July 2, 2021

Open Book

June 25, 2021

Associate Teaching Professor Margo Bergman's love of knowledge led her to explore how systems work and how they can work better.

The Class of 2021

June 10, 2021

Members of the Class of 2021 can hold their heads high as survivors and achievers. Through pandemic and polemic, they have completed the next stage of their journeys through life. We present a sampling of their stories.

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