Greener Commuting Event Begins November 5

Greener Commute Program Challenges Student, Faculty and Staff to Explore Alternative Commuting

The Greener Commuting Event encourages students, faculty and staff to make a habit of alternative commuting.   It is being led by the Greener Commute Program, formerly known as Commute Trip Reduction. The event runs from November 5 to November 16 and is part of Evergreen’s commitment to raise awareness about global warming and reduce the college’s carbon footprint.  

Evergreen Recognized in Succession of Recent Awards for Sustainable Practices

From the Governor’s Office to Grist Magazine, Leading Organizations Acknowledge The Evergreen State College for Green Innovation

Sustaining nature requires a sustained commitment, and The Evergreen State College is gaining recognition for four-decades of dedication to environmental leadership and visible action on campus.

2007 Arno Zoske Soccer Tournament Labor Day Weekend

Geoduck women play home opener Saturday

Come check out some great soccer action! The undefeated Geoduck men's team plays in the Arno Zoske Tournament Saturday and Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at the Evergreen soccer fields. The #2 ranked women's soccer team plays their home openers Saturday and Sunday at 3:00 p.m.

Evergreen's KAOS Radio Station is Top 15 in U.S.

The Princeton Review has named KAOS 89.3 FM, Evergreen’s community radio station, one of the top 15 college radio stations in the nation. Since going on the air in 1973, the station has continued to gain popularity both on and off campus through its eclectic blend of music, commentary and public service. “Finding KAOS listed among so many larger stations, with many located in much larger population centers, is certainly an unexpected honor,” said Jerry Drummond, KAOS general manager.

Northwest Native Wood Carvers to Gather at The Evergreen State College

Northwest Native Wood Carvers to Gather at The Evergreen State College, October 27-28, 2007

(Olympia, Wash.)  The Evergreen State College Longhouse will host the Third Northwest Native Wood Carvers Gathering. The gathering is an event in which Native carvers convene to exchange information and techniques as well as to discuss issues related to Native carving. The event is free and open to the public on Sunday, October 28, between 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. without prior registration.

Evergreen to Host Graduate School Fair October 24

Prospective Students Can Explore Regional and National Options for Advanced Degrees

(Olympia, Wash.) The Evergreen State College Career Development Center will host the 16th Annual Graduate School Fair on Wednesday, October 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Evergreen's College Recreation Center (CRC).

The Evergreen State College Named one of the "Best in the West"

The 2008 edition of the Princeton Review's annual college guide "Best 366 Colleges" (Random House/Princeton Review), released August 21, named The Evergreen State College a Best Western College – one of 123 schools it recommends in the Western region, stretching from Texas to California, Alaska and Hawaii. Evergreen is also named one of the nation’s “best value” colleges – based on cost, quality and financial aid – among the most academically outstanding colleges in the nation.

The Evergreen State College Night at the Mariners - September 14

(Olympia, Wash.)  Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of The Evergreen State College are invited to attend The Evergreen State College Night at the Seattle Mariners vs. Tampa Bay Devil Rays baseball game on Friday, September 14 at Safeco Field.  Game time is 7:05 p.m.  Tickets for reserved seats in Sections 337-340 are available for $15.  The price includes a free Mariners t-shirt (available on game day, while supplies last) and $5 of the ticket price will support The Evergreen State College Alumni Association.

Geoduck Fall Sports Underway

The Geoduck women's soccer team looks strong this fall with a pre-season #2 rating in the Cascade Conference polls and a #5 ranking in the NAIA Region I. Evergreen fall sports teams return with talented and experienced athletes in addition to the new Geoducks on campus, plus two head coaching changes in women's soccer and volleyball.

Evergreen Tacoma Campus Open House

Evergreen Tacoma Campus Open House
Offers Guidance for Completing Bachelor’s Degree

(Tacoma, Wash.) The Evergreen State College Tacoma Campus is hosting an open house from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 12 to help prospective students chart their course to finishing their bachelor’s degree.  Recent community college graduates and mid-career adults who have started but not yet finished their bachelor’s degree are encouraged to attend.