University of Washington Tacoma

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Author Biography

Luke Byram is an undergraduate student who is pursuing a bachelor's degree in Law & Policy with minors in Global Engagement and Human Rights. Luke is an active member of the Global Honors program at UW Tacoma and an active disability rights advocate in Tacoma.

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Undergraduate Research Paper


This paper explores the response of international higher education to the COVID-19 pandemic through the lenses of broadband connectivity, faculty fatigue over teaching online and student performance during the public health crisis. It also addresses the global supply chain challenges the world experienced and its effect on higher education related to technology. Finally, the paper identifies lessons learned and strategies for future success for higher education in an online environment.


University of Washington Tacoma


T GH 203: Themes In Global Honors


Orlando Baiocchi

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