PAX Prime delivers, with plenty of swag

PAX Prime (Penny Arcade Expo) is one of the largest yearly gaming conventions in existence. Passes sold out almost immediately after they went on sale and acquiring one after the fact could cost a sm...

UWT 101: your guide to our unique campus

So it’s your first day, congratulations and salutations. Needless to say, you stopped by campus the day before to map out where exactly your classes will be, right? Well, this is for those of you who...

Top five classics to read before you die

“’Classic.’ A book which people praise and don’t read.” –Mark Twain Twain was right. Classic books receive praise left and right and are known world-wide by a variety of cultures. Yet as many classic...

10 things about myself that annoy me

1. I’m attracted to video game women: My first video game crush was Chun-Li from “Street Fighter II” for the Super Nintendo when I was eightyears- old. Seeing her in that yellow tank-top and those de...

Car theft near UWT is a reality

Last Sunday, a non student resident of Court 17 was the victim of a car theft. According to a campus wide email notification the 1991 blue Toyota Camry was stolen from the third floor of the apartmen...

Genetically modified organisms

The practice by so many of our elected representatives of putting powerful global corporations’ profits over and above the interests of our citizens has become so common it is no longer news. With co...

Additional West Coast Grocery location

Last spring, UWT said a sorrowful goodbye to campus soups and salads vendor Coco Bob’s, with the hopes that a replacement for the newly vacant Mattress Factory outpost would be found by this fall. Wi...

Parking regulation, options increase

Attending an urban campus in the heart of Tacoma has benefits- but parking isn’t one of them. Fall quarter is now in full swing and students who drive will have to face the fact that finding a cheap ...