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UW Tacoma student LeShawn Gamble, paintbrush in hand, pretends to paint a flower.

Portrait of an Artist

July 18, 2018

UW Tacoma student LeShawn Gamble has overcome traumatic injury and incarceration to become a leading voice and artist in the community.

Tyler Budge and Sarah Young pose in front of their art installation Foraging the Hive.

Generating Buzz

May 30, 2018

Foraging the Hive, a new art installation by Senior Lecturer Tyler Budge and his artistic partner Sara Young combines bees, test tubes and discarded items.

UW Tacoma Lecturer Tony Perone talks with a student in his office.

Serious About Play

May 2, 2018

UW Tacoma Lecturer Tony Perone uses play in the classroom to encourage learning and development.

UW Tacoma Staff Member Nick Butler poses on the bridge between Tioga and Snoqualmie libraries.

A Creative Take on Business

February 21, 2018

An artist and computer scientist, Nick Butler is excited to foster growth at the Milgard School of Business as the newest Instructional Designer and Technologist.

UW Tacoma student Long Tran uses his hands to frame the "W"

Critical Lens

February 7, 2018

UW Tacoma students are using film to talk about social justice issues.

UW Tacoma Alumni Amy McBride.

Work of Art

July 28, 2017

City of Tacoma Arts Administrator Amy McBride is the recipient of the 2017 UW Tacoma Distinguished Alumni Award.

Michael Berry

Hip-Hop in the Classroom

March 22, 2017

Classically trained musician Michael Berry is using his love of rap music to change how people talk about the genre.

The Art of Rowing

March 25, 2015

Watch a UW Tacoma art class build a sculpture celebrating the 1936 “Boys in the Boat.”