Racism in the Workplace

By this time, we have all heard LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling make some pretty stunningly insensitive and incendiary comments regarding race and his concerns that his girlfriend not be seen socia...

UN Report: We’re In For A Wild Ride

“Climate change is the defining issue of our time. If we do not take urgent action, all our plans for increased global prosperity and security will be undone,” said UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon a...

18 Years, 0 Dollars

During a Services and Activities Fee Committee (SAFC) meeting held May 2, committee members voted to recommend that the entire budget of our campus literary arts magazine, Tahoma West, be cut to $0. ...

Students’ Secret Lives

Sometimes I wonder how those in my classes see me. For the most part, I try to become woodwork. It’s not that I don’t want to contribute, but I don’t want to be one of those students who has to raise...

The Diversity Dilemma

UW Tacoma boasts a student body of individuals from many diverse backgrounds, creating a culture conducive to important conversations on topics like race, class, and gender. The university recognizes...

The State of 3D Films

3D films just aren’t as popular as they used to be. There were 41 3D films in 2012, 35 in 2013, and it’s now shrunk to only 28 films for 2014. 3D ticket sales have been gradually declining for severa...