Campus News

November 5, 2019

Matelich Scholarships Awarded to Students From San Jose and Tukwila

TACOMA, Wash. – Capriana Jiang of San Jose, Calif., and Hong Ta of Tukwila, Wash., are the University of Puget Sound’s two newest Matelich Scholars. The pair were awarded the prestigious scholarship in recognition of their outstanding potential to excel academically and to succeed as inspirational leaders…

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October 28, 2019

Puget Sound Introduces Dean's Scholarship Assurance Initiative

University of Puget Sound recently announced a new Dean’s Scholarship assurance pledge that will ensure that students admitted for first-year admission with an unweighted grade point average (GPA) of 3.6 or above will, at minimum, earn a Dean's Scholarship, valued at $23,000 per year.

“We realize that…

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September 11, 2019

Award-Winning Thought Leader Kate Manne to Give Talks at Puget Sound

Philosopher Kate Manne will give two free, public talks at University of Puget Sound on Sept. 18 and 19. Part of the Brown and Haley Lectures series, her talks are titled “What is Misogyny? Concepts, Targets, and Triggers” and “Unassuming: On Epistemic Entitlement, Mansplaining, and Gaslighting.”


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May 16, 2019

Puget Sound Names Laura Behling, Ph.D., as Provost

Following an extensive and highly competitive national search, University of Puget Sound has named Laura L. Behling as provost effective July 15, 2019. Behling succeeds long-serving Provost Kristine Bartanen, the first woman to hold the post, and comes to Puget Sound from Knox College in Illinois, where…

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May 1, 2019

Puget Sound Students Earn Prestigious National Fellowships

Thirteen students and recent alumni of University of Puget Sound have been awarded prestigious national scholarships and fellowships. Many of the selected Loggers will teach, travel, or attend intensive overseas language and cultural-immersion programs in countries all over the world, including Kosovo…

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