A national ranking that spotlights colleges that "help non-wealthy students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices" has listed UW Tacoma the number one "best bang for the buck in the West."
High: Drugs, Desire and a Nation of Users, by UW Tacoma professor Ingrid Walker, challenges current thinking about drugs and users.
UW Tacoma Senior Lecturer Kathleen Shannon Dorcy has been named a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN).
Using a grant from MIT, researchers including Will McGuire and Katie Baird will evaluate the impact of increased availability of ballot drop boxes on voter turnout.
The first weekend in August was all about Tacoma on C-SPAN. Take a look at videos of twelve local authors and historians, including five with UW Tacoma connections, as they share their passions for things local and global.
Vivid oral histories from the South Sound get a second life at UW Tacoma through a collaboration between Michael Honey and the UW Tacoma Library.
Economics Assistant Professor Will McGuire was one of eight scholars to visit Taiwan in July as part of an annual delegation organized by the Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The UW Latino Health Center held the second annual Latinx Faculty Recognition Event in May. Three UW Tacoma faculty members were recognized: Paulo Barreto and Anderson Nascimento of the Institute of Technology, and Anaid Yerena of Urban Studies.
Originating in a brief conversation on UW Tacoma's Grand Staircase, a two-course sequence on non-profit governance fosters community connections and helps students achieve their career and service goals.