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UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Sarah Hampson is co-director of the new Legal Pathways Initiative.

Motion to Admit

October 11, 2018

The recently launched Legal Pathways Initiative aims to build a pre-law pipeline at UW Tacoma.

Dr. James C. McShay, UW Tacoma Assistant Chancellor for Equity & Inclusion

Meet Dr. James C. McShay

October 3, 2018

UW Tacoma’s newly-hired Assistant Chancellor for Equity & Inclusion speaks about his background, his first three months on the job and the opportunities ahead.

UW Tacoma Chancellor Mark A. Pagano

Welcome to UW Tacoma

September 25, 2018

Chancellor Mark A. Pagano greets all those new and returning to our beautiful downtown Tacoma campus.

Hozoji Matheson-Margullis, UW Tacoma environmental science student

The Music Inside

September 25, 2018

Environmental science student Hozoji Matheson-Margullis brings her chops as a rock-band drummer to her quest to preserve and restore Puget Sound.

UW Tacoma Pack Advisors pose for picture in the Mattress Faculty building on campus.

Leading the Pack(s)

September 18, 2018

The UW Tacoma Pack Advisors help new students navigate campus life.

A group photo of new faculty members

New Faculty at UW Tacoma in 2018-19

September 18, 2018

Heralding the start of the 2018-19 academic year, we present short biographies of 20 faculty members who have recently joined the UW Tacoma community.

UW Tacoma in the News

Beverly Naidus: We Almost Didn’t Make It

Beverly Naidus, Associate Professor of Art in SIAS, has an interactive installation on display at ONCA in Brighton, England. It addresses the uncertainties faced by humanity as climate change and ongoing ecocide and environmental injustice affect many populations around the world.

ONCA Gallery
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August 13, 2018

Revitilization is Brewing

A summary of the ongoing revitlization of Tacoma's Brewery District, adjacent to the UW Tacoma campus, which serves as a catalyst for the revival. On tap: at least 215,000 sq. ft. of commercial spaces, 800 housing units, four or more new breweries/cideries.

South Sound Business
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August 1, 2018

Where to Meet Other HW Nerds in Seattle-Tacoma

A description of the Northwest tech hardware meet-up scene spotlights the Institute of Technology's Matt Tolentino, who is developing a startup to help firefighters find their way through burning buildings.

SolidSmack
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July 25, 2018

The Toads of Trinity: Witnesses To The Atomic Age

Jeff Rice, managing editor at the Puget Sound Institute and a renowned audio engineer of natural soundscapes, reports on his expedition to record toads at the location of the nation's first atomic bomb tests.

WBUR Here & Now
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July 16, 2018