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Adriana Meraz-Gonzalez standing out the Dougan building on UW Tacoma campus.

Raising the Bar

June 30, 2017

Scholarships have helped Adriana Meraz-Gonzalez pursue her dream of becoming a police officer.

Karter Duff, '17, Writing Studies

Karter Duff, '17, Writing Studies

June 8, 2017

Karter Duff shares the story of his journey from high school drop-out to UW Tacoma degree to grad school acceptance.

Jacob Nau, UW Tacoma student and editor of "One Person's Trash: A Literary Journal on Homelessness"

Jacob Nau, '17, Writing Studies

June 1, 2017

Graduating senior Jacob Nau developed an idea for a literary journal on homelessness with his classmates in Abby Murray's editing and publishing class. Now the journal is online, in print and on the streets.

Marcos Vieyra, UW Tacoma law and policy major and first-generation student

Marcos Vieyra

May 10, 2017

First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, in their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.

Kendy Trinh, Ethnic, Gender & Labor Studies major and UW Tacoma first-generation student

Kendy Trinh

May 10, 2017

First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, in their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.

Kayesee Schermerhorn, UW Tacoma law and policy scholar and first-generation student

Kayesee Schermerhorn

May 10, 2017

First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, in their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.

Gabriela Raisl, UW Tacoma psychology major and first-generation student

Gabriela Raisl

May 10, 2017

First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, in their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.

Nhan Hoang, UW Tacoma marketing major and first-generation student

Nhan Hoang

May 10, 2017

First-generation students, who don't have a family history of higher education, are a group that make UW Tacoma a very special place. Read their stories as they tell, in their own words, about the challenges they overcame on their path to success.

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