Congratulations to Dr. Jim Gawel! “Dr. Gawel has devoted himself to creating connections and building pathways to science careers for students in local communities. He creates partnerships with K-12 and community colleges, launched the South Sound Sustainability Expo, employs Tacoma high school students in his scientific research, and builds middle school students’ interest in science and scientific inquiry.”
For more information on Dr. Gawel’s award and other awards given, please visit http://www.tacoma.uw.edu/chancellor/2016-community-engagement-award
Congratulations to UW Tacoma SAM Lecturer Emily Cilli-Turner for being selected as a TIMES (Teaching Inquiry-oriented Mathematics: Establishing Supports) teaching fellow for summer and next year!