2018 October 12
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Tahoma West has new office hours start Monday, October 15th in MAT 108. These hours will be for Autumn Quarter, and each day different staff members will be in the office for you to come and chat with and ask questions.

Mondays: Juin-Poetry Editor (11:00 AM-1:00 PM)

Tuesdays: Cynthia-Fiction Editor (9:00 AM-12:00 PM)

Wednesdays: Josh-Nonfiction Editor (1:00 PM-3:00 PM)

Thursdays: Niko-Visual Arts Editor (9:00 AM-12:00 PM)

Fridays: Jordan-Editor-in-Chief (12:30 PM-2:30 PM)

Horror Writing Workshop

2018 October 10
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Come join Tahoma West in our Horror Writing Workshop in the Tioga Library Building (TLB) room 115 on Thursday, October 18th from 12:20-1:20. Meet our staff, ask questions and meet some writing peers. Also, free candy! Join us to get in the Halloween spirit!

4th Annual Creative Colloquy Lit Crawl

2018 October 1
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Tuesday, October 2nd will be Creative Colloquy’s 4th annual Lit Crawl, a special reading event where writers come together at various locations across the Tacoma area to read their works! Venues include Kings Books, Doyle’s Public House, Harmon, The Mix, Stink and Anthem. For more information including times and places, check out their website!

~Creative Colloquy Crawl~

Jordan Bowers and Niko Montague, our editor-in-chief and one of our genre editors, will be participating in the Lit Crawl this year! They will be at Anthem Coffee and Tea on 102 N G Street. The readings will start at 6:00p.m. Come and hear their work, talk to them, and support the other readers at the event!

We hope to see you there!

Genre Editor Selection 2018-2019

2018 August 29
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Thank you to all who applied for the genre editor position here at Tahoma West for 2018-2019. We have selected our staff, and you can see their biographies on the masthead.

Genre Editors Needed 2018-2019

2018 July 18
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Genre editors are needed for the 2018-2019 year! Genre editors will need to be attending the full year, September 2018-June 2019.

As a genre editor, there will be mandatory weekly staff meetings, assisting in hosting and advertising events, gathering and going through submissions, helping put together the annual issue of Tahoma West, etc.

If interested, go to for the application, which lists the full job description and responsibilities of a genre editor. If there are any questions, feel free to email us at

Employment Opportunity

2018 May 21
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Current and incoming UWT students, are you looking for employment for the 2018-2019 school year?
Most of our staff is graduating this year, which means lots of jobs to apply to! Check out the student job’s page for descriptions on both the Editor-in-chief and Genre Editor positions at Tahoma West.
Feel free to send us any questions, but be sure to follow the instructions on the job description page to submit your application!

Creative Colloquy Lit Crawl

2017 September 12

Creative Colloquy is having their third annual lit crawl this year on Tuesday, October 3rd from 6 – 9 pm in various locations around downtown Tacoma.

Tahoma West will have students reading at 8 pm at The Union Club. Various UWT students and alum will be participating, as well as locally and nationally renowned writers and artists from every genre!

Check out their website and Facebook page for more info on locations and schedule.

Cover Art Winner!!

2017 April 21
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Congratulations Jenny Miller!!! Our cover contest winner for her photograph “Crazy Beautiful”💜

Thank you for submitting to us. Come and meet Jenny and Tahoma West’s visual artists at DubFest on May 12th! Excited to see you there.


Beautiful white flower photographed against a black background

Terry Brooks & Shawn Speakman Q&A

2017 March 6
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Poster promoting Terry Brooks & Shawn Speakman Q&A event

Tahoma West 17th Annual Release Event!

2013 May 27
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Join us, this week on Friday, May 31st @ 7:00pm, for Tahoma West’s Release Event! We will be celebrating our 17th annual recognition party! Food, author readings, and a good time for all!

Tahoma West Release Event!