Campus News

November 19, 2015

Students Take Top Prizes in Northwest Real-life Environmental Challenge

University of Puget Sound students win 1st and 2nd prize; Teams assessed Columbia River wind-energy storage power plant

TACOMA, Wash. – Ten University of Puget Sound students tackled a series of environmental issues facing a proposed Columbia River wind and hydro energy project—and walked away with…

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November 11, 2015

2015 Art Students Annual

Juried by Jeremy Mangan; Nov. 16–Dec. 12, 2015

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound’s Kittredge Gallery announces the 2015 Art Students Annual, on display from Nov. 16 to Dec. 12, 2015. A reception is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. Merit awards will be presented at 6 p.m. The…

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November 3, 2015

Meet the Grantmakers at Fifth Annual Forum for Nonprofits

Puget Sound hosts a round-table meeting with charitable funders: 8–11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 4

TACOMA, Wash. – Individuals who raise funds for nonprofits and officers from regional philanthropic groups will come together for an information-sharing morning at University of Puget Sound in early December…

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October 27, 2015

Alfred Wegener: Brilliant Scientist, Polar Adventurer—by Mott T. Greene

The scientist who discovered continental drift is portrayed in the first full biography of the man, his life, and his work

TACOMA, Wash. – Alfred Wegener, the German scientist who imagined the early Earth as home to a single land mass and then discovered the continental drift that tore this mass apart…

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October 21, 2015

Is a Career in Teaching or Counseling for You?

Change your life in just one year. Change their lives forever. High demand for teachers is leading to high job placement

TACOMA, Wash. – Would you like to become a certified teacher in just a year? Or, if you prefer evening classes, would you like to qualify as a school or mental health counselor in…

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October 13, 2015

Cheney Foundation Makes $100,000 Gift for New Baseball Spectator Stand

The improved seating will complement the upcoming Athletics and Aquatics Center

TACOMA, Wash. – Logger baseball fans will be enjoying the game more than ever next season when they take their seats in a brand-new, elevated spectator stand, thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Ben B. Cheney Foundation…

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October 5, 2015

Biological and Cultural Diversity in Malaysia and Thailand

2nd Annual LIASE Southeast Asia Symposium

Regional symposium for students, scholars: Oct. 23–24, 2015;               Thai dance performance for the public: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24

TACOMA, Wash. – Scholars of Southeast Asia, student researchers who visited the region, and a prominent marine conservation…

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October 5, 2015

The Force of Habit: A Comedy of Gender and Social Norms

A rare production of the Spanish Renaissance play in English:  Friday, Oct. 30–Saturday, Nov. 7

TACOMA, Wash. – The Force of Habit, a funny and controversial 17th-century play about gender roles and social customs, will be performed for only the second time in English, in a production at University…

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October 2, 2015

Kittredge Gallery Exhibit Celebrates the Career of Frances F. Chubb ’39

Distinguished Puget Sound Faculty Member in Art and Art History Oct. 5–Nov. 7, 2015

TACOMA, Wash. – To mark the 75th anniversary of the construction of Kittredge Hall, home to Puget Sound’s Department of Art and Art History, Kittredge Gallery will host a yearlong series of exhibits celebrating department…

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