Portland offers global flair in cheap weekend getaway
by Simona Trakiyska
For those bitten by an international travel bug but stuck with a modest budget, a weekend trip to Portland could be the cure. Some may call it a city with a laid-back pace, but in reality Portland pushes its guests to be open to new adventures from savory Thai dishes to the Japanese Gardens. The […]
Sep 5, 2012
Tacoma celebrates Dia de los Muertos
by Liliana Caracoza
For over ten years now, the Tacoma Art Museum has been embracing the long-lasting Mexican tradition of Dia de los Muertos. With the increasing Hispanic population the holiday is becoming more and more popular in the Puget Sound region.
Nov 15, 2012
Visiting UW professor becomes nation’s first Latino poet laureate
by Venice Buhain
Juan Felipe Herrera is the first Latino poet laureate of the United States.
Jun 11, 2015