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How Veterans Thrive at The Evergreen State College

If you are a veteran located in the South Sound and you are looking for an affordable, flexible, supportive environment to earn your bachelor’s degree, consider The Evergreen State College. As Washington’s only public liberal arts college, it combines affordable tuition with a well-rounded, interdisciplinary approach that allows you to harness the passion and leadership skills you honed in the military to build a solid foundation on which to achieve your educational and career goals.

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Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships at Evergreen Offer Hands-On Work Experience

When Cody Blackketter returned to college after several years of working at a conservation park, he knew he wanted to get his hands dirty studying natural sciences. He did not expect to find an opportunity to do field research and contribute significantly to the completion of an ongoing study his first summer back in academia. Thanks to the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship(SURF) program at The Evergreen State College, that’s exactly what he’s doing.

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Thurston County Higher Ed Presidents Issue Joint Statement on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Action Steps

This summer, our three institutions – The Evergreen State College, South Puget Sound Community College, and Saint Martin’s University – are preparing for a fall like no other. While uncertainties around the impact of the coronavirus weigh heavily on our fall planning, our institutions are also actively engaged in campus-wide discussions around what needs to change in higher education to further the fight against systemic racism.