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Upward Bound 50th Anniversary Winter Summit
Published: December 19, 2014
The holidays offer a much-anticipated break for most students, but over 100 Tacoma area high schoolers will have the chance this season to take college level seminars at The Evergreen State College Tacoma Program, during Upward Bound program's four day "Winter Summit," December 22, 23, 29 and 30. Read the whole story.
New Association for Alumni and Friends
Published: December 15, 2014
A new organization formed earlier this month to promote the long term success of The Evergreen State College, its students and alumni. Read the whole story.
Annual Holiday Native Arts Fair
Published: December 8, 2014
The Evergreen State College’s award-winning Longhouse Education & Cultural Center will host its 18th annual Holiday Native Arts Fair on Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13, from 11am to 5pm. The fair will feature nearly 40 Native artists from Washington and Oregon, as well as Alaska Native and First Nations artists from British Columbia. Among the items for sale are original carvings, woven textiles, prints, basketry, jewelry, clothing, musical instruments and more. Read the whole story.
Sustainable Infrastructure Report Released
Published: November 28, 2014
If utility managers, transportation planners, scientists and politicians can agree on one thing, it is that American infrastructure is aging. The Pacific Northwest faces a growing public infrastructure crisis of deteriorating facilities, escalating maintenance costs and shrinking resources for investment. Read the whole story.
National Cyber Security Competition
Published: November 17, 2014
Last weekend a team of four computer science students from The Evergreen State College traveled to New York, where they participated in the annual Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW) at New York University’s (NYU) Polytechnic School of Engineering. Read the whole story.
Oil and Water Film Showing
Published: November 7, 2014
Among the 45 films showing at next week’s anticipated Olympia Film Festival, a dramatic and heartfelt documentary by Evergreen State College alumna Laurel Spellman Smith and her co-director, Francine Strickwerda, stands out. Read the whole story.
Run with a Soldier
Published: November 3, 2014
This Sunday, November 9, The Evergreen State College will start celebrating Veterans’ Day early. The college will be one of more than 100 USA Track and Field events called Run with a Soldier, happening nationally this weekend. The 5K run/walk and one mile family walk to honor servicemen and women and veterans will raise money for the new Evergreen Veterans’ Center and for the college’s own track and field program. Read the whole story.