There's arsenic in Lake Killarney, but Jim Gawel and his students were surprised to discover how it is finding its way into the food web.
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Read about some of more than 1,850 UW Tacoma change-makers launching into the world in June 2018 with their newly-minted University of Washington degrees.
Ryan Hanley, '18 Environmental Science, sees how the earth's many natural, social and political processes unite into one system.
When Jim Gawel looks at a lake, he sees an opportunity to learn--not just for the students he instructs, but for entire populations who rely on an reside by those water bodies.
An upcoming talk on endangered orcas is just one way UW Tacoma is engaged with the Puget Sound ecosystem.
Puyallup Tribe member Hozoji Matheson-Margullis is making her mark as a research tech in UW Tacoma's Becker Lab, and as an emerging marine scientist.