The Mentor (UWT News Article)
Updated: Jul 20, 2021
Four of Assistant Professor Sharon Laing's students were recognized this past spring at the University of Washington Undergraduate Research Symposium.
The classroom is more than just a physical location, it’s an idea. These past few months have shown that education can happen anywhere and at any time. UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Sharon Laing, in the School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership, lived this philosophy long before the pandemic forced university coursework online. “I feel that as faculty, we can teach in the classroom, but I think we must go beyond the classroom to fully engage our students,” she said.