Events Calendar

Sunday, February 7

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Monday, February 8

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Kittredge Gallery: "Inflated Fabrications," by Aaron Badham, and "Here and Then: Timeless Migrations," by Rita Robillard

Time: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Gallery

Kittredge Exhibition: Jan. 19 through Feb. 27, 2015

Aaron Badham Gallery Lecture and Reception: Wed. Feb. 3 from 5–7 p.m.

Rita Robillard Gallery Lecture and Reception: Tues. Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m.

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Contact: Kittredge Gallery, 253.879.3701

Peter Stanley, gallery manager

Hours: Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, noon–5 p.m.

Closed on Sundays and during university holidays

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CANCELLED "Lecture Topic: Big Data Bias and the Politics of Online Information–More Reasons to Care," by Safiya Umoja Noble

Time: 3:30 p.m.–5 p.m. Location: Trimble Forum, Trimble Hall

LECTURE HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Safiya Umoja Noble, assistant professor of information studies at UCLA, will discuss how power and privilege operate in digital media platforms based on her forthcoming book, Algorithms of Oppression: Race, Gender and Representation in the Age of Digital Information (NYU Press). Her research explores the consequences of big data and algorithmic decision-making…

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Sister Cities International Film Festival: "Headhunters"

Time: 7 p.m. Location: Rasmussen Rotunda, Wheelock Student Center

From Sister City: Aalesund, Norway

Save for a somewhat diminutive stature, Roger is a man who apparently has it all; he's Norway's most successful headhunter, he's married to the exceedingly beautiful gallery owner Diana.  He has a far too expensive villa and must, to keep his head above water financially, steal a little too much art.Clas Greve is the perfect candidate for Rogers new recruitment assignment, being a former elite soldier and chief executive in the electronics business. He's also in…

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Kayak Club

Time: 8 p.m.–10 p.m. Location: Wallace Pool

Come paddle with University of Puget Sound Kayak Club. Pool Sessions all semester on Mondays & Thursdays from 8–10 p.m.! No experience necessary! And your first pool session is FREE. Puget Sound Student fee: per Semester: $20 includes all gear Staff/Faculty Member fees: your own gear (per night)$5; using club gear (per night) $15; Semester: $40 *Requirements: Sign a liability form, and take a swim test

ACTUAL POOL SESSION DATES

No club meetings when campus is on holidays and breaks. Check schedule

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Tuesday, February 9

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Kittredge Gallery: "Inflated Fabrications," by Aaron Badham, and "Here and Then: Timeless Migrations," by Rita Robillard

Time: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Gallery

Kittredge Exhibition: Jan. 19 through Feb. 27, 2015

Aaron Badham Gallery Lecture and Reception: Wed. Feb. 3 from 5–7 p.m.

Rita Robillard Gallery Lecture and Reception: Tues. Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION


Contact: Kittredge Gallery, 253.879.3701

Peter Stanley, gallery manager

Hours: Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, noon–5 p.m.

Closed on Sundays and during university holidays

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

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Lecture: "Musician's Health"

Time: 12 p.m. Location: School of Music, L6

Presented by a faculty member for the School of Physical Therapy

Originally scheduled for Feb. 2-moved to Feb. 9

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"Transgender Studies: The State of the Field" a talk by Susan Stryker

Time: 5:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m. Location: Commencement Hall, Tahoma Room

Susan Stryker will discuss the history of transgender studies, and survey the present state of the field. She will cover the formation of the field in the early 1990s, the relation of transgender studies to queer, feminist, and ethnic studies scholarship, the field's rapid recent institutionalization, and current trends in research.

Free

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Wednesday, February 10

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Kittredge Gallery: "Inflated Fabrications," by Aaron Badham, and "Here and Then: Timeless Migrations," by Rita Robillard

Time: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Gallery

Kittredge Exhibition: Jan. 19 through Feb. 27, 2015

Aaron Badham Gallery Lecture and Reception: Wed. Feb. 3 from 5–7 p.m.

Rita Robillard Gallery Lecture and Reception: Tues. Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION


Contact: Kittredge Gallery, 253.879.3701

Peter Stanley, gallery manager

Hours: Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, noon–5 p.m.

Closed on Sundays and during university holidays

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

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Second Annual Darwin's Birthday Bash

Time: 6 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Location: Slater Museum of Natural History, Thompson Hall, Room 295

Join the Slater Museum of Natural History for our second annual Darwin's Birthday Bash! Ever wonder how different animals were domesticated? Why do some birds have such beautiful and complex plumage? And how did humans evolve anyway? Help us celebrate Charles Darwin's life and accomplishments while learning about evolution at our second annual Darwin's Birthday Bash, held just…

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Let's Spoon Information Session

Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Rotunda in the Wheelock Student Center

Information session for interested members and leaders of Puget Sound's chapter of Spoon University.

Spoon University is the everyday food resource for our generation, on a mission to make food make sense. On our site, you can find the simplest recipes, the most obvious hacks you can’t believe you didn’t know, and the best restaurants around campus that you haven’t found yet. For many of us, this is the first time we’re navigating our campuses or our kitchens on our own, and Spoon University is…

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Thursday, February 11

Kayak Club

Time: All Day Location: Wallace Pool

Come paddle with University of Puget Sound Kayak Club. Pool Sessions all semester on Mondays & Thursdays from 8–10 p.m.! No experience necessary! And your first pool session is FREE. Puget Sound Student fee: per Semester: $20 includes all gear Staff/Faculty Member fees: your own gear (per night)$5; using club gear (per night) $15; Semester: $40 *Requirements: Sign a liability form, and take a swim test

ACTUAL POOL SESSION DATES

No club meetings when campus is on holidays and breaks. Check schedule

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Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Kittredge Gallery: "Inflated Fabrications," by Aaron Badham, and "Here and Then: Timeless Migrations," by Rita Robillard

Time: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Gallery

Kittredge Exhibition: Jan. 19 through Feb. 27, 2015

Aaron Badham Gallery Lecture and Reception: Wed. Feb. 3 from 5–7 p.m.

Rita Robillard Gallery Lecture and Reception: Tues. Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION


Contact: Kittredge Gallery, 253.879.3701

Peter Stanley, gallery manager

Hours: Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, noon–5 p.m.

Closed on Sundays and during university holidays

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

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Performance: Jazz Orchestra

Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Tracy Knoop, director

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Contact: Office of Public Events, 253.879.3555, events@pugetsound.edu

Tickets: free, no tickets required

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"With the Refugees," by Peter Wieben

Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Commencement Hall, Tahoma Room

Peter Wieben is an artist based between Cairo, Egypt, and Amsterdam, Netherlands. His work has focused on revolutions, the migrant crisis in Europe, industry, and homelessness.

 This presentation is the story of a person witnessing world changing events—the revolution in Cairo to a bloody counter-revolution. Deciding to leave Cairo and head to Europe he realized that his family was part of the biggest migration since World War II.  Realizing that the news was not documenting everything according…

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Friday, February 12

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Kittredge Gallery: "Inflated Fabrications," by Aaron Badham, and "Here and Then: Timeless Migrations," by Rita Robillard

Time: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Gallery

Kittredge Exhibition: Jan. 19 through Feb. 27, 2015

Aaron Badham Gallery Lecture and Reception: Wed. Feb. 3 from 5–7 p.m.

Rita Robillard Gallery Lecture and Reception: Tues. Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION


Contact: Kittredge Gallery, 253.879.3701

Peter Stanley, gallery manager

Hours: Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, noon–5 p.m.

Closed on Sundays and during university holidays

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

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Chinese New Year Celebration

Time: 4:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Location: 2nd Floor Wyatt Hall

Chinese New Year Celebration, celebrate the Year of Monkey and enjoy delicious Chinese food! Enjoy a theatrical portrayal of Peking Opera featuring the Monkey King and Fortune God. Activities include traditional crafts, face painting, games, and raising of a dragon kite. This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Asian Studies Program at University of Puget…

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"Stimulating the Self: Neural Technologies and Agencies" by Sara Goering (University of Washington)

Time: 5:30 p.m. Location: Tahoma Room, Commencement Hall

Keynote address for the Puget Sound Undergraduate Philosophy Conference. Abstract: Neural technologies -- like deep brain stimulation -- hold great promise for treating diseases that have proven resistant to pharmaceutical interventions, but they also raise concerns about effects on personal identity and our sense of agency. I will explore how philosophers can contribute to these debates, by exploring concepts of self and relational autonomy and connecting them with reports from people using the…

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Saturday, February 13

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Kittredge Gallery: "Inflated Fabrications," by Aaron Badham, and "Here and Then: Timeless Migrations," by Rita Robillard

Time: 12 p.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Gallery

Kittredge Exhibition: Jan. 19 through Feb. 27, 2015

Aaron Badham Gallery Lecture and Reception: Wed. Feb. 3 from 5–7 p.m.

Rita Robillard Gallery Lecture and Reception: Tues. Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION


Contact: Kittredge Gallery, 253.879.3701

Peter Stanley, gallery manager

Hours: Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, noon–5 p.m.

Closed on Sundays and during university holidays

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

Accessibility Information: 253…

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Guest Lecture: "Relativism and Ambivalence between Relationship and Autonomy" by David Wong (Duke University)

Time: 5:30 p.m. Location: Tahoma Room, Commencement Hall

Keynote address for the Puget Sound Undergraduate Philosophy Conference. Abstract: Disagreement over moral values have long been a ground for argument as to whether there is a single true morality. Philosophers have arrived at opposite conclusions based on their analysis of the nature of moral disagreement. With very few exceptions, they have drawn their conclusions about the…

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