Ever-Evolving Since 1971
Fifty years and counting…
When the first Evergreen class entered in 1971, the college was seen by many as a grand experiment. The creation of a four-year public college without grades or majors (among other things) signaled that the people were ready to explore new possibilities with their institutions—to see what would happen if we gave people more freedom to formally pursue what they were most passionate about.
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How has Evergreen Helped You Evolve?
We invite you to share your reflections in 100-150 words on how Evergreen has helped you evolve. Your submission may be selected for display on the Evergreen 50th Anniversary celebration web page or in a print publication.
Fall 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of Evergreen's first class. We invite you to take part in the history, events, and stories celebrating 50 years of The Evergreen State College.
We invite you to share your reflections in 100-150 words on how Evergreen has helped you evolve.
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