Spring Family Weekend 2019

Each spring, Puget Sound welcomes Logger families to campus for a weekend of student planned activities and showcases, including performances, lectures, and athletic events.

We will continue to update this page as event details are confirmed. 

Thursday, April 11

4 p.m.

Seminar: "Saving Southern Resident Killer Whales"

Joe Gaydos, SeaDOC Society, will present this talk.

 

Thompson Hall Science and Mathematics Seminars, held on a regular basis since 1978, focus on topics in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) presented by faculty members, students, and invited guest speakers. Each lecture is followed by discussion opportunities. Refreshments are provided.

 

Free and open to the public.

Thompson Hall, Room 175

7-9 p.m.

The Bateman Lectures on Depression

Scott Bateman '86 will show his second feature film, The Bateman Lectures on Depression, followed by a Q&A.

 

Free and open to the public.

McIntyre Hall, Rausch Auditorium

7:30 - 9 p.m.

"How to Navigate Information In a Fake News World" 

David Mikkelson, Founder of fact checking website Snopes.com, will present, followed by a Q&A with  Seth Weinberger, Professor of Politics and Government. Presented by the Center for Intercultural and Civic Engagement and ASUPS. 

 

Free and open to the public.

Kilworth Chapel 

 Friday, April 12

12:05 p.m.

Organ at Noon: "From Death to Life: Music for Lent and Easter"

 

Kilworth Memorial Chapel

3 - 4 p.m.

Archives & Special Collections Open House

 

Interested in the history of Puget Sound? Join us in the Archives & Special Collections to view documents and artifacts from Puget Sound’s past. Drop by this casual event to learn more about the history of our Lu’au, student life on campus over the years, and the physical buildings and grounds of Puget Sound.

 

Archives & Special Collections, 2nd floor, Collins Memorial Library

7:30 p.m.

Jacobsen Series: "Women in Music"

Recognizing female composers from all eras and varying styles, with compositions for voice, piano, and strings. Dawn Padula, mezzo-soprano; Tanya Stambuk, piano; Maria Sampen, violin; Gwynne Brown, narration; and guests

 

Schneebeck Concert Hall

Tickets Required 

8 p.m.

Kavi Ade

Poet

Mature content.

 

Free and open to the public.

Rasmussen Rotunda, Wheelock Student Center 

 Saturday, April 13

9 a.m.

Track & Field at St. Martin's Invitational

 

Lacey, WA

11 a.m.

Women's Tennis vs Whitworth 


Puget Sound

Noon

Men's Baseball vs Whitman 


Puget Sound

2 p.m. 

Anand Landon '19, School of Music, Senior Guitar Recital

 

Free and open to the public.

Schneebeck Concert Hall

2:30 p.m.

Men's Baseball vs Whitman


Puget Sound

4:30 - 5:30 p.m. 

Parents Reception hosted by the Parents Council

Enjoy refreshments and mingle with current Parents Council members and learn about volunteer opportunities. Attendees will also have the opportunity to learn more about Kittredge Gallery and view the exhibit: Traversing the Urban Landscape through the Floating World of Japanese Prints. 

 

Open to all parents and students. Let us know you'e coming!

Kittredge Gallery 

5 p.m. 

Wyatt Jackson '19, School of Music, Bass-Baritone Senior Voice Recital

 

Free and open to the public.

Schneebeck Concert Hall

5 p.m.

49th Annual Ka Ohana Me Ke Aloha Luau Dinner

 Served a la carte 

Diner, Wheelock Student Center 

7 p.m.

49th Annual Ka Ohana Me Ke Aloha Luau Show

Doors open at 6.m. 

Show starts at 7 p.m.

 

Show tickets ($7 for Puget Sound students, faculty/staff, military, seniors and $10 for general admission)

 

Click here to purchase tickets online. Online tickets available until 3 p.m. on Saturday, 4/13. 

 

Tickets can be purchased in person at the Wheelock Student Center in the weeks leading up to the event. Ka Ohana Me Ke Aloha will be tabling outside of the SUB/Diner selling tickets on 4/9, 4/10, 4/11, and 4/12 from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Tickets can also be purchased on Saturday, April 13, at the Fieldhouse at 5:30 p.m. 

 

Memorial Fieldhouse 

7:30 p.m. 

Neil Little '20, School of Music, Bass-Baritone Junior Voice Recital

Helen Woodruff '20, School of Music, Soprano Junior Voice Recital

 

Free and open to the public.

Schneebeck Concert Hall

Sunday, April 14

10 a.m. - Noon

Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society Induction Ceremony and Brunch

Invite only, registration required. For questions, please contact faculty advisor, Alison Paradise at 253.879.3572 or paradise@pugetsound.edu.

 

Upper Marshall Hall, Wheelock Student Center 

10 a.m.

Women's Tennis vs Whitworth 


Puget Sound

Noon

Men's Baseball vs Whitman


Puget Sound

5 p.m. 

Alonso Tirado '20, School of Music, Junior Violin Recital

 

Free and open to the public.

Schneebeck Concert Hall

7:30 p.m. 

Patrick Zimmerman '19, School of Music, Baritone Senior Voice Recital

 

Free and open to the public.

Schneebeck Concert Hall