At its October meeting, the UW Board of Regents approved a universal student transportation pass (the UPass) at UW Tacoma.
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Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences Assistant Professor Rubén Casas writes about Tacoma's "social infrastructure," the public spaces, organizations and institutions that promote civic engagement.
UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Christopher Schell is leading a study, in partnership with Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, on urban wildlife in Tacoma.
UW Tacoma geoscientist Dan Shugar's work on melting of Canada's Kaskawulsh glacier is mentioned.
The story cites technology developed at UW Tacoma's Center for Data Science that can be used to predict in patients "which factors will impact future health outcomes."
The author, Cheryl Cariño-Burr, is a 2011 alumna of Highline College and UW Tacoma. She currently helps immigrants with professional education from other countries secure U.S. credentials in their fields.
Social Work & Criminal Justice Associate Professor Eric Madfis's worked with colleague Jack Levin in 2009 to develop a "sequential model to understand mass shootings at schools."
Social Work & Criminal Justice Associate Professor Eric Madfis and colleague Adam Lankford call on media outlets to refrain from glorifying mass shooters.
Assistant Professor Karen Cowgill, SIAS, is quoted on the practice of hospitals in Congo "detaining" patients who can't pay.