The Office of the President

2014 Graduation Platform Party Lunch

More than 1000 students were recognized on June 13, 2014 at The Evergreen State College Forty-Third Annual Commencement Ceremony.  Prior to the ceremony, President Purce thanked our 2014 Commencement Speakers at a lunch in their honor.  The Board of Trustees and the Board of Governors joined the College Executive Officers and invited guests to welcome the 2014 Commencement Guest Speaker, Winona LaDuke, and celebrate the accomplishments of our two student speakers, Gabrielle Brokaw (Undergraduate Student Speaker) and Lexie Tom (Graduate Student Speaker – Tribal MPA).  Also recognized was Sam Schrager, Ph. D., this year’s Faculty Speaker.  Abir Biswas, Member of the Faculty and Chair of the Faculty Agenda Committee, led the processional accompanied by The Artesian Arkestra.