Campus News

April 21, 2015

Renowned Vocalist Freda Herseth ’77 Performs With Adelphian Concert Choir

Singer and professor honored with Outstanding Alumna award: 2 p.m., Sunday, May 3

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound’s School of Music welcomes back to campus Freda Herseth ’77, Hon.’01 to perform with the Adelphian Concert Choir, Bruce Browne, conductor, in the choir’s final concert of the academic…

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April 10, 2015

Help Tacoma set the Guinness World Record for the Longest Hopscotch Game

10 a.m.–1 p.m. Sunday, May 3; Jones Circle, University of Puget Sound; BBQ, music, kids’ clay art, and fundraising for Tacoma’s schoolchildren

TACOMA, Wash. – “It sounds wacky, and it’s harder than people think—3.5 miles of hopping. But it’s a great way to bring together the community.”

With those…

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April 10, 2015

Exhibition Features Work by Graduating Senior Studio Art Majors

April 20–May 16, 2015

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound’s 2015 Senior Show features artwork by 12 seniors who are graduating with their bachelor’s degrees in studio art. This group exhibition showcases a diverse range of subjects and media, and includes paintings, prints, mixed-media works,…

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March 22, 2015

2015 Spring Lu`au: Pacific Island Food, Dance, and Music

Everyone is invited to the dinner and show: Saturday, April 11, from 5 p.m. on

TACOMA, Wash. – For the 45th year University of Puget Sound students are bringing the warmth, rhythm, and beauty of Polynesia to Tacoma, with an invitation to the 2015 Spring Lu`au.

The Saturday, April 11 event will include…

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March 16, 2015

Rossini’s Le Comte Ory: Opera Theater, Directed by Dawn Padula

The colorful comedic opera will be performed April 10–12

TACOMA, Wash. – This spring University of Puget Sound’s School of Music Opera Theater will perform Gioachino Rossini’s highly entertaining Le Comte Ory, a comedic opera lauded by audiences as one of the Italian composer’s wittiest and most inventive…

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March 7, 2015

Art and Art History Graduates Exhibit Recent Work from Leipzig, Germany

March 2–April 11, 2015

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound’s Kittredge Gallery celebrates the work of recent graduates in a show titled Between Chance and Control,on view in the Small Gallery this spring. The exhibition was curated by Luc Sokolsky, a 2014 graduate in art history.

Last year, after…

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March 5, 2015

The Flea Market and Fieldhouse Full of Awesome Stuff: Saturday, March 21

9 a.m.–4 p.m. at Memorial FieldhouseUniversity of Puget Sound

TACOMA, Wash. – This year the popular Women’s League Flea Market at University of Puget Sound is introducing an 8:15 a.m. “Side Door Sneak Peek” to allow early-bird shoppers to have a look around, ahead of the market’s official opening.

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March 4, 2015

Athletics and Aquatics Center: Fall 2016

New construction to complement historic Memorial Fieldhouse

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound is moving forward with plans to enhance its athletics facilities, including the addition of a new aquatics center and an expansion of the fitness center. Complementing the existing Memorial Fieldhouse…

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