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The Best Stories of 2017

December 14, 2017

From river piracy to the kindness of a smile, stories convey the many ways people connect with UW Tacoma's urban-serving mission.

#UWTGives November 28, 2017

Giving Tuesday and You

November 21, 2017

Your thoughtful gift on or before November 28 can make all the difference for students.

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New Faculty at UW Tacoma in 2017-18

October 23, 2017

Heralding the start of the 2017-18 academic year, we present short biographies of 15 faculty members who have recently joined the UW Tacoma community.

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We're Number One: "Best Bang for the Buck in the West"

September 6, 2017

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."

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In Good Company

August 14, 2017

UW Tacoma Senior Lecturer Kathleen Shannon Dorcy has been named a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN).

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WATCH: Opioid Crisis

April 19, 2017

It's a problem that medical experts say has grown to epidemic proportions across the country...opioid addiction.

UW Tacoma Nursing & Healthcare Leadership student Van Hyunh

Van Huynh: The Kindness of a Smile

March 30, 2017

An experience with a surly nurse was a turning point for Nursing student Van Huynh, setting her on the way to becoming a leader in health care.

David Reyes

A Community of Researchers

February 28, 2017

Assistant Professor David Reyes is working with community members to address food access and insecurity in South Tacoma.

Sharon Laing

An App a Day

January 20, 2017

Assistant Professor Sharon Laing wants to use apps to connect low-income patients to health care.

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