Zhang Er's Poetry Available in New Translation

Zhang Er's Poetry Available in New Translation

(Olympia, Wash.)  Evergreen faculty member Zhang Er's recently collected poems were published this summer in a bilingual edition, "So Translating Rivers and Cities," by Zephyr Press. She also gave a reading from the book at the University Bookstore in Seattle on July 27.

Evergreen Fund for Innovation Awards Announced

Evergreen’s Visual History and Carbon Offsets Focus of Winning Proposals for 2007-2008

(Olympia, Wash.)    The Evergreen Fund for Innovation supports pioneering efforts by members of the Evergreen community for projects that will shape the college’s future.   The award was established in 1996 in an effort to keep Evergreen on the leading edge of higher education.   Two winning teams were announced the 2007-2008 academic year.  

Sheppard Honored at Cannes Film Festival

Sheppard Honored at Cannes Film Festival

(Olympia, Wash.)  Evergreen faculty member Dr. Gilda Sheppard's documentary film "Women Together as One" was the first ever short film selected for showing by Fest Afrique 360 at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival in France. The film's world premiere was part of the Agora Lumiere Cinema Series showcasing the best work worldwide of filmmakers from Africa or of African descent. Sheppard also served on the series' "African Diaspora Cinema" panel.

The Evergreen State College, St. Martin's University, South Puget Sound Community College, and Centralia College Commit to Focus the Nation on Global Warming.

The Evergreen State College, St. Martin's University, South Puget Sound Community College, and Centralia College Commit to Focus the Nation on Global Warming.

Event Commences at 7:00 p.m. at the Washington Center, January 30, 2008


National Survey Notes High Levels of Student Engagement at The Evergreen State College

(Olympia, Wash.) Students at The Evergreen State College reported higher than average engagement on all benchmark measures of the 2007 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), which included academic challenge, active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interaction, enriching educational experiences, and a supportive campus environment.

Focus the Nation on Global Warming - Evening Events at Washington Center

Focus the Nation presented by The Evergreen State College, St. Martin's University, South Puget Sound Community College, and Centralia College


Wednesday, January 30, 2008, 6 p.m. doors open, forum to begin at 7 p.m.
The Washington Center for the Performing Arts - Stage I

This is a FREE event and open to the public

The Evergreen State College will join with St. Martin's University, South Puget Sound Community College, and Centralia College for a community forum to be held January 30, 2008 at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts.

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.

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