Events Calendar

Sunday, May 1

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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Exploring the Northwest

Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Exhibit features unique materials from the Collins Memorial Library Archives & Special Collections along with contemporary material from the students, staff, and alumni of Puget Sound. Join 200 years worth of adventurers as they explore all the the Northwest offers. A special feature includes original photographs by Puget Sound students.

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Pascha

Time: 12 p.m.–2 p.m. Location: Tahoma Room

Celebrate and learn about Easter in the Greek Orthodox Tradition Questions? Email ahionas@pugetsound.edu

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Performance: Adelphian Concert Choir

Time: 2 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Steven Zopfi, conductor

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

Tickets: free, no tickets required

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Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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Monday, May 2

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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Exploring the Northwest

Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Exhibit features unique materials from the Collins Memorial Library Archives & Special Collections along with contemporary material from the students, staff, and alumni of Puget Sound. Join 200 years worth of adventurers as they explore all the the Northwest offers. A special feature includes original photographs by Puget Sound students.

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Kittredge Gallery: 2016 Senior Show

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

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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 and breaks.

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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McCormick Biophysics Seminar

Time: 4 p.m.–5:15 p.m. Location: Thompson Hall, Room 175

Held in honor of special guests Bill and Flora McCormick P’97 in recognition of their gift to establish the William D. and Flora McCormick Chair in Biophysics.

Speakers:

McCormick Research  Award Recipient Joel Eklof ’16,  "Seed Characteristics Matter in the Dispersal of Splash Cup Plants"William D. and Flora McCormick Chair in Biophysics Rachel Pepper, "Fluid Mechanics of Microorganisms" Open to the campus community. 

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Remembering the Holocaust

Time: 5 p.m.–6:30 p.m. Location: Wyatt Hall, Room 109

Felicia Lewkowicz, a Holocaust survivor, spent time at mutiple concentration camps and was among those saved on liberation day. Matthew Erlich, Felicia's son, will be coming to campus to carry on his mother's story. This is the week of Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, so come to commemorate and honor the victims, the survivors, and everyone else affected by the horrors…

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Writing Marathon

Time: 6 p.m.–10 p.m. Location: Howarth 109

Get working on your final papers and get some advising from the CWLT writing advisors! Writing advisors will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. You are guaranteed a reader if you arrive before 10pm. Snacks provided too! Monday and Tuesday 6-10pm.

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Performance: B-flat Clarinet Ensemble

Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Rasmussen Rotunda, Wheelock Student Center

Jennifer Nelson, 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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Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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Meditation in Everyday Life

Time: 7 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Wyatt Hall, Room 101

Meditation Class with Tacoma Shambhala at University of Puget Sound

Registration: seattle.shambhala.org/programs

Meditation in Everyday Life (Tacoma)

Five Mondays, April 4-May 2

For more info: Stacy @ 253-254-105/Tacomashambhala@gmail.com

Tacoma Shambhala hosts open meditation every Tuesday night from 7-9 p.m. at Good Karma Center for Joy,

711 St. Helens Ave.; Tacoma, WA 98402

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Performance: Percussion Ensemble

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

Jeffery Lund, 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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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, May 3

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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Exploring the Northwest

Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Exhibit features unique materials from the Collins Memorial Library Archives & Special Collections along with contemporary material from the students, staff, and alumni of Puget Sound. Join 200 years worth of adventurers as they explore all the the Northwest offers. A special feature includes original photographs by Puget Sound students.

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Kittredge Gallery: 2016 Senior Show

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

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 and breaks.

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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Performance: Chorale and Dorian Singers

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

Chorale: J. Edward Hughes, conductorDorian Singers: Kathryn Lehmann, conductor

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

Tickets: free, no tickets required

 Driving Directions                        Campus Map

Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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"Tearing Hatred From the Sky," by Bree Newsome, community organizer & activist who removed the Confederate battle flag from the S.C. State House

Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Memorial Fieldhouse, N. 11th St. and Union Ave.

Born with an artist’s soul and spirit, Bree Newsome has always been sensitive to the essential role that art and symbols play in shaping culture and consciousness.  As she watched the funeral of Rev. Clemenza Pinkney, one of 9 people slaughtered in the name of white supremacy at Mother Emmanuel Church in Charleston, SC, she recognized the message being communicated clearly by the US flag and the SC state flag at half-mast while the Confederate flag remained fully furled. Refusing to accept the premise…

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Wednesday, May 4

CICE Meditation

Time: 9 a.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Murray Boardroom Lounge

Sessions:

5/4 9 a.m.

For more information, contact cice@pugetsound.edu

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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…

Read More

Exploring the Northwest

Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Exhibit features unique materials from the Collins Memorial Library Archives & Special Collections along with contemporary material from the students, staff, and alumni of Puget Sound. Join 200 years worth of adventurers as they explore all the the Northwest offers. A special feature includes original photographs by Puget Sound students.

Read More

Kittredge Gallery: 2016 Senior Show

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

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 and breaks.

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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Performance: Annual Pops on the Lawn

Time: 4 p.m. Location: Karlen Quad (rain location Schneebeck Concert Hall)

Outdoor concert featuring the Wind Ensemble with student conductors.

Bring your blanket or chair for the lawn!

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

Tickets: free no tickets required

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Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound…

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Kehlani

Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Memorial Fieldhouse

Music performance, $10 with current Puget Sound ID

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Thursday, May 5

2016 Annual Meeting of The Association of Ancient Historians

Time: All Day Location: campus

The 2016 AAH annual meeting will be hosted by the University of Puget Sound, May 5-7, 2016.  All paper sessions will be held on campus in the Tahoma Room in Commencement Hall.  The conference will be preceded by a hands-on workshop on Using Digital Humanities in ancient history and an opening reception, both held on campus.  There will be a closing banquet and lecture on “Nineteen Centuries of Ancient Glass” held at the Museum of Glass in downtown Tacoma, a short walk from the conference hotel.The…

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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…

Read More

Exploring the Northwest

Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Exhibit features unique materials from the Collins Memorial Library Archives & Special Collections along with contemporary material from the students, staff, and alumni of Puget Sound. Join 200 years worth of adventurers as they explore all the the Northwest offers. A special feature includes original photographs by Puget Sound students.

Read More

Kittredge Gallery: 2016 Senior Show

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

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 and breaks.

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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Black Alumni Union Meeting

Time: 6 p.m.–8 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Murray Boardroom

Open in-person meeting and conference call of African American alumni hosted by Alumni and Parent Relations staff.

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Friday, May 6

2016 Annual Meeting of The Association of Ancient Historians

Time: All Day Location: campus

The 2016 AAH annual meeting will be hosted by the University of Puget Sound, May 5-7, 2016.  All paper sessions will be held on campus in the Tahoma Room in Commencement Hall.  The conference will be preceded by a hands-on workshop on Using Digital Humanities in ancient history and an opening reception, both held on campus.  There will be a closing banquet and lecture on “Nineteen Centuries of Ancient Glass” held at the Museum of Glass in downtown Tacoma, a short walk from the conference hotel.The…

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Proyecto MoLE 12th Annual Washington Latino Youth Summit

Time: 8 a.m.–3 p.m. Location: campus

Latino youth from across Washington state are coming together to encourage and support one another, and to chart a path for an engaged Latino citizenry and vibrant communities.

Proyecto MoLE will host the 12th annual Latino Youth Summit, engaging more than 300 youth in meaningful dialogue and thoughtful inquiry.

CONTACTS:Melody Rodriguez, Proyecto Mole Director, Northwest Leadership Foundation, 253.381.0446 or mrodriguez@northwestleadership.org  Noah Baskett, Senior Program Officer, Northwest Leadership…

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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…

Read More

Exploring the Northwest

Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Exhibit features unique materials from the Collins Memorial Library Archives & Special Collections along with contemporary material from the students, staff, and alumni of Puget Sound. Join 200 years worth of adventurers as they explore all the the Northwest offers. A special feature includes original photographs by Puget Sound students.

Read More

Kittredge Gallery: 2016 Senior Show

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

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 and breaks.

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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Saturday, May 7

2016 Annual Meeting of The Association of Ancient Historians

Time: All Day Location: campus

The 2016 AAH annual meeting will be hosted by the University of Puget Sound, May 5-7, 2016.  All paper sessions will be held on campus in the Tahoma Room in Commencement Hall.  The conference will be preceded by a hands-on workshop on Using Digital Humanities in ancient history and an opening reception, both held on campus.  There will be a closing banquet and lecture on “Nineteen Centuries of Ancient Glass” held at the Museum of Glass in downtown Tacoma, a short walk from the conference hotel.The…

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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…

Read More

Exploring the Northwest

Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Exhibit features unique materials from the Collins Memorial Library Archives & Special Collections along with contemporary material from the students, staff, and alumni of Puget Sound. Join 200 years worth of adventurers as they explore all the the Northwest offers. A special feature includes original photographs by Puget Sound students.

Read More

Kittredge Gallery: 2016 Senior Show

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

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 and breaks.

Driving Directions                        Campus Map

News Release

Accessibility Information: 253.879.3236, accessibility@pugetsound.edu, pugetsound.edu/accessibility

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Kayleen Barber "Now or Never" CD Release

Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Metronome Coffee, 3518 6th Ave., 101, Tacoma, WA 98406

Featuring: Anand Landon, guitar; Gabe Grabovac, piano; Jesse Kuras, bass; Will Miyahira, drums; and Underground Sound

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