Campus News

September 2, 2015

Money, Taste, and Wine: Mike Veseth’s new Book for Wine Lovers

The best-selling author and international speaker unmasks the truth about wine consumers and the global wine industry

TACOMA, Wash. – In his new book, Money, Taste, and Wine: It’s Complicated!, Mike Veseth ’72 offers a fascinating rumination about an experience most of us have to face: choosing just…

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September 1, 2015

Guy Mendilow Ensemble Revives the World of Ladino Song

7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29: Free concert, Kilworth Memorial Chapel

TACOMA, Wash. – A queen who runs away with her slave. Brides who abandon their weddings and join a ship full of sailors. Men who go courting, only to get tossed down a well.

These fantastic yarns spring from Ladino tradition—the songs…

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August 27, 2015

Comedian David Schmader: A Short-Term Solution to a Long-Term Problem

7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, Schneebeck Concert Hall

TACOMA, Wash. – David Schmader, the Seattle-based writer and performer, regularly delights audiences with his wit and insights into human nature. His one-man performances—delivered on stages from New York to Los Angeles—have a way of winning over even…

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August 11, 2015

Lillis Scholarships Awarded to Two Exceptional First-year Students

The incoming students show great promise in academics and scholarship

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound is proud to announce that Gabrielle Kolb, of Saint Cloud, Minn., and Kara Lamar, of Fountain Valley, Calif., have been selected as the national liberal arts college’s two new Lillis Scholars…

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July 9, 2015

Puget Sound Raises $131.6 Million in its Most Ambitious Campaign Ever

 President Ron Thomas thanks alumni, parents, and friends of Puget Sound for exceeding a $125 million goal for financial aid and other key priorities

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound has concluded its One [of a Kind] campaign with $131.6 million in gifts from more than 28,000 alumni, parents…

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