Campus News

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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March 2, 2015

Puget Sound Business Breakfast: Young Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2015

Hosted by University of Puget Sound Alumni Association7 a.m. Tuesday, March 31, at Seattle Art Museum

TACOMA, Wash. – Young Loggers who graduated from University of Puget Sound are making strides in the business world in areas ranging from Internet technology and sports equipment to political consulting…

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February 26, 2015

Drawings by Painter Makoto Fujimura at Kittredge Gallery

March 2–April 11, 2015

TACOMA, Wash. – Process Drawings: Recent Works by Makoto Fujimura showcases recent works by the abstract expressionist painter that provide insight into his creative process and the evolution of an important group of his large-scale paintings created since 2007.

Makoto Fujimura…

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February 20, 2015

William Cronon, Environmental Historian, Gives Two Public Talks in Tacoma

Leading scholar and author delivers free lectures: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26;  3 p.m. Friday, March 27

TACOMA, Wash. – William Cronon, one of America’s leading environmental historians and a prize-winning author of books about humanity’s impact on the natural world, will give two free, public talks…

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February 19, 2015

Adelphian Concert Choir Tour Celebrates the Marriage of Poetry and Music

Free concerts in the Pacific Northwest, March 13–28 Puyallup, Portland, Bend, Vancouver, Albany, and Tacoma

TACOMA, Wash. – The Adelphian Concert Choir will introduce audiences to some of the most revered marriages of poetry and music—from ancient times to today—as they tour the Pacific Northwest this…

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