Day of Absence/Day of Presence Wins NASPA 2007 Innovative Program Award

The National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Division V region recently awarded The Day of Absence /Day of Presence organizing committee from The Evergreen State College the 2007 Innovative Program Award for its yearly diversity program efforts. The award was presented to representatives from the campus at this years NASPA convention in Las Vegas in October.

Evergreen Tacoma Campus Open House Offers Guidance for Completing Bachelor's Degrees

The Evergreen State College Tacoma Campus is hosting an open house from 4-7 p.m. on Monday, December 3 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. Staff and faculty will offer information about academic programs, transfer opportunities, financial aid, student and alumni experiences, and details related to completing a bachelor’s degree at Evergreen Tacoma.

Evergreen Commended by the American Chemical Society

For the second year in a row, The Evergreen State College Chemistry Club has won two national awards from the American Chemical Society.  They are the commendable award (second highest honor) and The Green Chemistry award.   A group of students will be attending the National Meeting of the American Chemistry Society to accept these two awards in the spring.

doranne crable - Celebrating Life

The Evergreen community suffered a significant loss in July when faculty member doranne crable died. Her friends and relatives respect her wishes not to have a formal memorial on campus but also realize that our community needs to honor her passing and her life. The community will celebrate doranne's life together at Olympia's Capitol Theater on November 17 at a screening of a very special film, Gypsy Caravan, which documents the music and spirit of a group of people from countries that doranne had been to or planned to visit in her never-ending quest for new experiences and knowledge.

Evergreen Commemorates the Service of Veterans

(Olympia, Wash.)  The Evergreen State College welcomes three distinctive leaders during its Veterans Day Commemoration on November 12, 2007 beginning at noon in the Evergreen State College Recital Hall of the Communications Building and continuing in the afternoon with a special presentation of The Impact of War Comes Home from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Seminar 2 building, room A 1105.  The event is free and open to the public.

Community Welcomed to Master Plan Presentation

Architects will be on hand to discuss the next decade’s sustainable vision for potential and planned changes to the campus

(Olympia, Wash.) The Evergreen State College is planning a presentation to the community by the master plan consultants Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects, on November 14. The community meeting will be held in Lecture Hall 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

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.

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