Finding Magic at the Moon Festival

Jane Marie ’18, Gabe ’18, and Zoe ’20 share their insights and experiences

The Future Belongs to All of Us

Campus and community celebrate Tacoma's Human Rights Commission


All Together Now

Jess K. Smith ’05 brings the ARTBARN theater residency to campus


Connections: Good Alchemy

Taylor Woodruff ’12 is reaching Tacoma's youth through skateboarding

The Creatures of Commencement Bay

A night of hands-on learning at Slater Museum of Natural History

Justice Is Not Easy

Two Washington Supreme Court justices visit an ethics class

Rethinking Take Back the Night

Students take the lead against sexual violence prevention and education on campus

Saving the Symphony

Entrepreneurial students tackle the "thorny problem" of declining audiences at the symphony

That’s a Wrap

Logger student-athletes come together to make the holidays brighter for local families in need


Fully Immersed

Evan Eurs ’18 puts compassion into action as an intern with the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project


Common Ground

Mushawn Knowles ’20 traces his journey from McCarver Park to Puget Sound

Still Dreaming of Equality

Eddie Moore Jr. captivates the audience at 32nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

A Long and Storied History

Mayor Victoria Woodards and Prof. Dexter Gordon preserve Tacoma's civil rights narratives

The Art of the Lemon Tart

Puget Sound Women's League revives beloved tradition to celebrate 50th Fieldhouse Flea Market


Field Trip in a Box

How the Slater Museum of Natural History is bringing science to kids


The Yellow House

Meet three staff members helping to build a culture of equity and inclusion on campus

Bird Nerd

Seeing campus through the binoculars of resident birder Will Brooks ’20

McCarver Day

What a fish brain can teach local fifth-graders about college

Eco Warriors

Students from the Cascade Climate Network join forces to fight climate change

Take Five

Students turn spring break into a social justice master class

Spreading the Aloha Spirit

Students share Hawaiian history and culture at annual spring lu`au

Raising the Roof

Students build a tiny house to help reduce homelessness


This Is the Place

Connecting the work of a university with the lives of people in its community


The Beta Coders

Tech-savvy students are on a mission to diversify computer science through tutoring


Point of Pride

How a few courageous students led a Tacoma Pride movement on campus that spread across the city

Get Oriented

View our photo gallery to see how first-year students make lasting connections


Sophia Munic's soft sculptures help build community through art


Breaking Down the Walls

Lessons from the prison study halls of Freedom Education Project Puget Sound


Slaying the Monster of Social Anxiety

Adam Davis ’06 helps young people build social skills through gaming

Scientist on a Mission

Science educator and YouTuber Kurtis Baute spent 30 hours straight beneath Harned Hall's pendulum

A Wider Perspective

Students spend spring break immersed in indigenous views


Tuned In

Lestraundra Alfred ’11 created a wellness community and podcast for women of color


The Accidental Architect

Casey Roloff ’95 imagined the town of his dreams—then he built it


Helping Students Find Their Sea Legs

Matt Lonsdale ’08, M.A.T.'09 shares his love of science with kids


The Language We Share

Erin Guinup ’96 is bringing people together through song