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Campus News

August 14, 2014

Trio Seraphin Presents a “Musical Excursion”

Christina Kowalski, soprano; Jennifer Nelson, clarinet; Keith Ward, pianoFriday, Sept. 12, concert opens the Jacobsen Series

TACOMA, Wash. – It was a match made in heaven. In 1828, in the final months of his life, Austrian composer Franz Schubert did a favor for an opera singer seeking a showpiece aria…

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August 13, 2014

The Next Big Local Earthquake—Why, When, and What We Can Do

Prominent scientist is researching how to better predict a cataclysmic event

TACOMA, Wash. – For 300 years the shifting crust of the Earth off the coast of the Pacific Northwest has been building up the momentum for another giant earthquake. The last big one in the region, a magnitude 9.0 quake in 1700…

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July 1, 2014

Mellon Foundation $600,000 Grant Leads to New Approaches in the Humanities

Faculty and students will enjoy new opportunities in emerging fields, digital scholarship, new media, video, and residential and experiential learning

TACOMA, Wash. – The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has made a $600,000 grant to University of Puget Sound to support new humanities and Honors program initiatives…

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May 12, 2014

Moody’s Affirms Financial Health of University of Puget Sound

Credit rating agency that turned negative on the higher education sector in general sees strength in Puget Sound’s financial and operational management

TACOMA, Wash. – Moody’s credit rating service has again assigned a high-quality rating to University of Puget Sound’s outstanding bonds and predicts…

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May 8, 2014

Puget Sound Book Artists 4th Annual Members’ Exhibition

June 5–July 31 at Collins Memorial Library Taking you beyond the book—to books as art

TACOMA, Wash. – Puget Sound Book Artists (PSBA) will open their 4th annual members’ exhibit with a public reception and Awards for Excellence celebration on Thursday, June 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibit, featuring…

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May 5, 2014

Neukom Family Foundation Makes $500,000 Gift for Student Scholarships

Neukom Family Endowed Scholarship assists local high school graduates traditionally underrepresented in higher education

TACOMA, Wash. – The Neukom Family Foundation has made a $500,000 gift to its existing endowed student scholarship fund that is helping talented students from groups underrepresented…

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May 1, 2014

National Scholarships Exceed the 150 Mark at Puget Sound

Student Graduates win more than 150 prestigious scholarships since 2000Students pursue research, language study, travel, and teaching

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound students have secured a wealth of national scholarships that will take them abroad for work and study or on to graduate school…

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