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Sunday, September 25
Tuesday, September 27

Daedalus Dinner and Lecture given by Rachel DeMotts

Day: September 27 Time: 6 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Murray Boardroom, Wheelock Student Center

Campus Only Event

The first Daedalus dinner of the fall semester will feature Associate Professor of Politics and Government Rachel DeMotts.

Buddhist teachers such as Thich Nhat Hanh and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche write about the need to address the current myriad of social, economic, and environmental problems, while the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa is increasingly vocal about the need for conservation as “the essence of our spiritual practice.” These articulations reflect a new sacred ecology—one based…

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Wednesday, September 28

"European Century? Barack Obama, Transatlantic Relations, and the Imagination of a European Self in the German Media" by Sarah Makeschin

Day: September 28 Time: 4 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Murray Boardroom

Sarah Makeschin, chair of American Culture and Media Studies at University of Passau, Germany, has been meeting local scholars and participating in university classes. Her current research focuses on information and media literacy, including topics such as education in the digital age, citizenship, and innovative higher education. The faculty exchange program with Passau was founded by Klaus Hansen, professor emeritus of American Studies in Passau, and David Tinsley, professor emeritus of German…

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"WTF is the Occupation?"

Day: September 28 Time: 5 p.m. Location: Wyatt Hall, Room 101

Join professors Patrick O'Neill and Brad Dillman for a frank, informative and informal discussion of the Israel-Palestine conflict, The Occupation and the Two-State Solution. There will be snacks.

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Thursday, September 29
Campus Only

Non-Profit | Business | Government Career Fair + LinkedIn Photo Booth

Day: September 29 Time: 4 p.m.–6 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Marshall Hall

There's no substitute for an old-fashioned handshake. Four distinct Career Fairs provide a venue for Puget Sound students and recent grads to explore career options and learn about internships and entry-level job opportunities. First Up: Non-Profit | Business | Government Featuring: A mix of organizations with a wide array of opportunities for students of all majors. Between…

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Back to School Night at the Museum

Day: September 29 Time: 6 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Location: Thompson Hall, Room 295

The Slater Museum of Natural History invites you to our first Night at the Museum of Fall 2016: Back to School Night! Flock (or swarm) to the Slater Museum. We'll showcase animals which dwell in huge communities, plus those known for their ability to learn new behaviors. Discover the species that survive through group living and learning, while getting up close and personal…

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Campus Only

African American Studies Celebration and Fundraising Banquet

Day: September 29 Time: 6 p.m. Location: Thomas Hall, Tahoma Room

Please join us at the ceremonial launch of African American Studies Major at University of Puget Sound, the first among liberal arts colleges in the Pacific Northwest, and support the African American Studies Scholarship Fund. . Limited banquet seating! Please contact 253-879-2435.

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Saturday, October 1

Dogtoberfest: A Day With the Dogs

Day: October 1 Time: 12 p.m.–3 p.m. Location: Kandle Park (Don't worry, we'll take you there)

Is school getting ruff? Don't worry, because Locallogger presents dogtoberfest! RSVP by Wednesday, Sept. 28 to cice@pugetsound.edu

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