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In-person Instruction Planned For Fall 2021

Dear Students,

I hope you have had a successful start to winter quarter in these unprecedented times. Everyone at Evergreen is focused on supporting your learning and well-being. I am writing to share plans with you about the remainder of this academic year and Evergreen’s goal to offer in-person instruction in Fall 2021.

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Million-Dollar Gifts from Evergreen Grads Fund the Future

OLYMPIA, WA–An unprecedented pair of million-dollar gifts to The Evergreen State College Foundation will fund a new center for climate action, and help the college connect with graduates and donors eager to contribute to Evergreen’s future, the college announced January 26.

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Evergreen Announces Virtual Winter Art Lecture Series Lineup

The Evergreen State College will commence its Winter 2021 Art Lecture Series on January 13 at 11:30 am with a presentation from Thea Quiray Tagle, PhD. A writer, scholar, teacher and curator, Tagle’s research investigates socially engaged art and how it moves people to work towards more just and livable futures that are anti-capitalist, feminist and queer.

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On the Last 24 Hours of American History

Dear Evergreen Community,

Early this morning, the U.S. Congress affirmed President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris’s election victory, after a sickening day of violence, chaos and threats.