University of Washington Tacoma Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Thank you, Judith Magruder | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Federal Way Mirror

    It's been quite a while since I've read an article in the Mirror on the Public Academy, Federal Way school district's rose among the thorns. The Federal Way Public Academy, FWPA, has been in existence for over 16 years.

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  2. Tacoma Wants a Tech Boom of Its OwnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Stranger

    ... Seattle and Portland. It is also home to one of the largest ports in the United States, the University of Washington Tacoma, two regional hospitals and a diverse economic base," Ricardo Noguera, Tacoma's community and economic development director, ...

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  3. Saving the language that brought us 'Seattle'Read the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Crosscut.com

    For several hours each day, Amber Hayward slips out of English, her first language, and into Lushootseed, the Native American language that gave Seattle, Tacoma, Issaquah and Skagit their names. As she showers, straightens her hair and puts on makeup, she describes each action in the language.

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  4. Highline Schools Foundation awards nearly $120,000 in scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Waterland Blog

    The 2016 Highline Schools Foundation Scholarship recipients were honored at the May 25, 2016 Highline Public Schools Board meeting at Bow Lake Elementary. Each student received a certificate of recognition from Highline Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Susan Enfield.

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  5. The Things We LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Tacoma Weekly

    DOES SIZE MATTER? Tacoma Little Theatre will present Neil LaBute's "Fat Pig" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26. In this funny yet poignant play directed by Ellen Peters, LaBute continues his exploration of body consciousness in contempor DOES SIZE MATTER? Tacoma Little Theatre will present Neil LaBute's "Fat Pig" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26. In this funny yet poignant play directed by Ellen Peters, LaBute continues his exploration of body consciousness in contempor Tacoma Little Theatre will present Neil LaBute's "Fat Pig" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26. In this funny yet poignant play directed by Ellen Peters, LaBute continues his exploration of body consciousness in contemporary America.

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  6. Your role in combatting sexual assault? It's bigger than you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    If Kimberly Lonsway told her friends that her house was burglarized over the weekend, they might silently wonder if her door was unlocked, or if she left valuables in plain sight, but out loud they would say, "I'm so sorry, that's terrible!" Yet, if instead of being robbed, Lonsway told her friend she was sexually assaulted, she believes the responses would be very different. Denial and justification, says Lonsway, are the two most common responses when hearing about sexual assault.

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  7. Tacoma City Business Preview for the Week of May 17, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Exit 133

    There's not a whole lot of business expected for this week, with a cancelled study session, and a brief regular council meeting agenda, but there are a few items of interest. A consent agenda resolution on this week's agenda accepts a $400,000 grant from the Washington State Historical Society, along with a $40,000 City contribution, for the Prairie Line Trail Historical Interpretation Project UW Tacoma completed its portion of the Prairie Line Trail last year.

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  8. The (Not So Secret) History Of Sexist Political Campaign ButtonsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Fast Company

    ... buttons are a very old form of political paraphernalia. Michael Allen, a historian at the University of Washington Tacoma, says that political buttons are a uniquely American innovation. They first entered the scene during Andrew Jackson's election ...

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  9. Chaparral Student, Katherine Haro, receives $180,000 ROTC scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    Katherine Haro celebrates her scholarship award with Executive Officer Captain Zeigler and Staff Sgt. Clark.

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  10. Players vs. Cancer. Using Friendly Gaming to Provide Children the Fighting Chance They Deserve.Read the original story

    May 12, 2016 | PR.com

    A group of students from the University of Washington Tacoma got together to do a class project that would help the community. They decided to use online computer and console gaming as a tool to help children fight cancer.

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  11. EDUCATION | Ted Macomber to be principal at Olalla ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Port Orchard Orchard

    He was involved with ASB, school-wide student culture , the building leadership team and special education services. In fall 2001, he transferred to a middle-school teaching position with Saghalie Middle School in Federal Way.

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  12. Why Teachers Rely on Google and Pinterest for Course MaterialsRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | US News & World Report

    ... Marcy Stein, an education professor with expertise in evaluating instructional design at the University of Washington Tacoma. It's like expecting the waiter at your favorite restaurant to serve your meal attentively, while cooking for you and 25 ...

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  13. Craft beer makers reviving Tacoma historic brewery district Several...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... boutique hotel. Noguera says all this growth is tied, in part, to the success of the nearby University of Washington Tacoma. "A lot of it's really feeding off the university, the university's expansion. Taking these historic buildings, putting them ...

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  14. Take Back the Night raises awareness for sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    ... and those affected by it on Monday April 11, 2016. Feature speaker Alissa Ackerman of the University of Washington Tacoma discusses sexual victimization and shares her own story of survival. Malayna Hasmanis, a junior at GVSU, kicked off the event ...

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  15. UW wins freedom from city's landmarks lawRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | Crosscut.com

    A King County judge has found that the city of Seattle's landmarks ordinance does not apply to the University of Washington's main campus. The decision is a boost for the UW's plan to build a new $106 million Computer Science & Engineering complex on the site of More Hall Annex, a 1960s nuclear reactor building that is on the national and state registers of historic places.

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  16. Wingman Brewers 5th Anniversary, April 23rd - the beer listRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Wingman Brewers is about to celebrate its 5th anniversary and you're invited. Below we share the impressive beer list they plan to serve at the event, which takes place in Tacoma on Saturday, April 23rd from noon 'til 11:00.

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  17. UW Bothell is winner for pocketbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | HeraldNet

    A bachelor's degree from the University of Washington Bothell is worth more in dollars than one from any other four-year public university in Washington, according to a statewide study that compares earnings one year after graduation. UW Bothell 2012 grads earned an average of $54,498 in 2013, compared to a $47,573 average for grads from all other campuses, said the study, which looked at earnings of 2008-2012 graduates one year later.

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  18. Tacoma Town Center Looks Ready to Take A Step ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Exit 133

    Last we heard, the developer was working on a feasibility study to be submitted to the City by the end of 2015. Now we see a resolution on next week's council meeting consent agenda that would set a hearing for the vacation of a piece of City-owned right-of-way to accommodate mixed-use development.

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  19. NEON Art Party to Celebrate New Alma Mater Arts Center in the Old Carpenters BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Exit 133

    The old Carpenter's Hall building on Fawcett between South 13th and 15th is getting a new life, thanks to a new Spaceworks undertaking. An adaptive reuse project is transforming the 1950s concrete building that formerly housed the Carpenters Union into the Alma Mater Arts Center, a performance and arts space.

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  20. Study seeks source of groundwater contamination at UW TacomaRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The News Tribune reports that a proposed legal agreement between the university and state Department of Ecology seeks the sources of remaining groundwater contamination, including outside the 46-acre downtown campus. University officials have already spent about $7 million since the mid-1990s investigating and cleaning up chemicals left over from the site's industrial past.

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