Campus News

September 29, 2013

Three First Half Goals Keep Men's Soccer Team Perfect In Conference

TACOMA, Wash. – A big first half proved to be more than enough to lead the Puget Sound men's soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Linfield on Sunday. The win moves the Loggers to a perfect 4-0-0 in Northwest Conference matches and keeps them as the only NWC team with a flawless record. 

"In three of…

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September 27, 2013

Early 17th Century German Music for Voices and Organ

CANONICI: Consort of Voices perform Friday, Oct. 25

TACOMA, Wash. – Rarely performed German sacred music by four composers who helped lay the musical foundations of their time—before the rise of Johann Sebastian Bach—will be featured in the next Jacobsen Series concert.

Early 17th Century German Music…

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September 22, 2013

Logger Football Victory Snaps a Long Chilly Spell for Fans

WHITTIER, Calif. – The defense forced five turnovers and Braden Foley threw for three touchdowns, while running for another, as the Puget Sound football team defeated the Whittier Poets 42-33 on Saturday. The win snapped a 20-game losing streak for the Logger football program.

Saturday's win was…

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September 19, 2013

String Festival, with Guest Violinist Frank Huang

Faculty members and guest artists perform Saturday, Oct. 12

Young musicians join them for a free concert on Sunday, Oct. 13

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound’s fall Jacobsen Series presents the String Festival, featuring nationally renowned guest violinist Frank Huang in two evening concerts…

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September 18, 2013

Logger Hall of Fame Welcomes Five New Members

TACOMA, Wash - Puget Sound Athletics inducted five new members into its Hall of Fame last weekend – Craig Caskey (baseball), Dave Davis (cross county/track & field), Laura Grinstead-Petersen (soccer), Erin Peterson (softball), and Roger Woods (swimming).

All five inductees are former student-athletes…

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September 17, 2013

Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here—Now in Tacoma

Traveling exhibit, created to defy an Iraqi bomb, Aug. 19–Oct. 31

Beau Beausoleil Gives Talk on Wednesday, Oct. 16

TACOMA, Wash. – On March 5, 2007, in the middle of the Iraq War, a car bomb devastated the literary and intellectual heart of Baghdad, ripping through booksellers, cafes, and tea shops…

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September 17, 2013

Cuban-American Director Leon Ichaso Comes to Tacoma

Filmmaker will give a free talk Thursday, Oct. 10

Hispanic Film Festival runs Sept.–Nov.

TACOMA, Wash. – Leon Ichaso, the prolific Cuban-American director who has created works for Hollywood and television, ranging from comedies to biopics to drama, will give a free, public talk in Tacoma.

The talk…

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September 15, 2013

Men's Soccer Team Bounces Back With Dominant 3-0 Win

TACOMA, Wash. – The University of Puget Sound men's soccer team rebounded from Friday's near-miss loss to the Hardin-Simmons Cowboys with a decisive 3-0 victory over Southwestern Saturday afternoon at East Field. The Loggers struck first blood in the third minute when Sam Zisette put home a rebound…

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September 13, 2013

Ronstadt Generations Trio Comes to Tacoma

Michael J. Ronstadt, brother of Linda Ronstadt, performs with his sons at a benefit concert to help those with Parkinson’s

TACOMA, Wash. – Ronstadt Generations, America’s first family of Southwestern Americana music, will perform at University of Puget Sound on Friday, Sept. 20.

Headed by Michael J…

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September 10, 2013

Finisterra Piano Trio Performs in “Invitation to the Dance”

Jacobsen Series at Puget Sound begins Friday, Sept. 20

TACOMA, Wash. – The first fall concert of Tacoma’s popular Jacobsen Series will present the Finisterra Piano Trio of Seattle performing a selection of powerful and virtuosic masterworks.

The public concert, “Invitation to the Dance,” will be Friday…

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September 9, 2013

LIVE in Tacoma: Washington Supreme Court Hears Cases; Public is Welcome

State’s top court will hear three criminal appeals in an unusual opportunity at University of Puget Sound, Thursday, Sept. 19

Judges join a panel discussion on diversity and the law, Wednesday, Sept. 18

TACOMA, Wash. –The Washington State Supreme Court will conduct a rare local public hearing of three…

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September 9, 2013

Ski Level to Sea Level — Classes for the Community and Campus

Hikes, a boat tour, talks: protecting your natural environment

All are welcome to enroll for Sept 13–15 or Sept. 27–29

TACOMA, Wash. – Members of the community are invited to join University of Puget Sound students for two separate weekends of educational excursions and presentations focused on protecting…

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September 9, 2013

Landscape and Transformation: Photographs of Doha, Qatar

Works by Kristin Giordano at Kittredge Gallery

Aug. 26–Sept. 28

TACOMA, Wash. – Kittredge Gallery reopens for the new academic year with an exhibition of photographs that are meditations on space, place, and the poetics of change. From 2008 to 2010, photographer Kristin Giordano lived and worked in…

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September 9, 2013

Logger Soccer Teams Dominate in First Home Games

Logger Men Breakout For 5-0 Win In Home-Opener

TACOMA, Wash. – The lid was removed just over half an hour into the match, and the Puget Sound men's soccer team went on to defeat Wisconsin Lutheran 5-0 in its home-opener on Sunday. The Loggers (1-2) received two goals from Carson Swope and a three-point…

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