Campus News

May 19, 2013

Register Today for Little Loggers Camp, July 8-11

Registration for the 2013 Little Loggers Camp is now open. The annual all-sports camp will take place July 8-11 this year. You can find the brochure here or swing by the athletic department offices upstairs in Memorial Fieldhouse to pick up a copy and register your kids today!

Every summer Logger…

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May 14, 2013

Women Crew Team's 11th Bid to NCAA Championships

INDIANAPOLIS – Make it 11 in a row! The Puget Sound women's varsity eight was selected as an at-large boat in the NCAA Championships at the end of the month. The selection is the 11th consecutive bid for the Loggers.

"We're excited to head to Indianapolis for the NCAA Championships," commented head coach Aaron Benson. "We'll race some very fast crews there, and we hope to be a worthy representative of the West Coast."

As the top team and the…

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May 13, 2013

Lucas Stone Headlines Five All-NWC Baseball Selections

FOREST GROVE, Ore. – Junior Lucas Stone headlined a group of five Loggers to earn mention on the All-Northwest Conference baseball teams, the conference announced on Monday. Stone earned First Team honors, while Matt Robinson, Christian Carter, and Connor Savage joined him on the Second Team.


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May 11, 2013

Henry Luce Foundation $50,000 Grant Takes Students to New Frontiers

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound has been granted $50,000 by the Henry Luce Foundation to pilot a project that will immerse students in environmental studies in Southeast Asia and help the college develop new ties with scholars abroad.

The funding from the Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and…

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May 10, 2013

The Princeton Review’s 2013 Green Colleges Guide Salutes Puget Sound

“Green” activity and sage thinking proliferate on the Tacoma campus

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound is one of the 322 most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company published its 2013 The Princeton…

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May 8, 2013

Norm Dicks and Debbie Regala ’68 to Receive Honorary Degrees

Class of 2013 Commencement is 2–4:30 p.m., Sunday, May 19

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound will award honorary degrees to two legendary legislators and public servants: the Hon. Norm Dicks, the recently retired member of the U.S. House of Representatives who championed Washington state for…

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May 7, 2013

2013 Graduation Ceremony at University of Puget Sound

Baker Stadium ceremony 2–4:30 p.m., Sunday, May 19—Rain or shine!

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound’s Class of 2013 will be presented with their college degrees at the liberal arts institute’s 121st Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, May 19. The ceremony, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. in Baker Stadium,…

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May 1, 2013

When Tacoma Began to Sing its Own Tune

Remembering the Birth of the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra

University of Puget Sound sponsors May 4 concertCelebration of the university's 125th anniversary continues

TACOMA, Wash. – The entwined history of University of Puget Sound and the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra—a tale about the kindling of Tacoma…

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April 28, 2013

Loggers Salvage Baseball Series With Rout In Finale

SALEM, Ore. – A solid start from Nate Aguiar and an offensive outburst led the Puget Sound baseball team to a doubleheader split with Willamette on Sunday. The Loggers (16-22, 11-13 NWC) salvaged the final game with a 15-3 rout, but fell 6-4 in the first game.

Game 1 – L, 4-6The two teams combined…

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April 21, 2013

Adam Bean, Derek Wilson Earn Honors At Golf Championships

WOODBURN, Ore. – Adam Bean and Derek Wilson earned All-NWC First Team honors in leading the Puget Sound men's golf team at the NWC Championships this weekend. The men's team took third in the tournament and the women's team was eighth.

Bean was even with par for the second day in a row to take third…

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April 17, 2013

Celebrated Baritone Sherrill Milnes Comes to Tacoma

American opera legend gives free, public talks Monday, April 29, at University of Puget Sound and Pacific Lutheran University

TACOMA, Wash. – Sherrill Milnes, widely acclaimed as the foremost operatic baritone of his generation, will give two free, public talks in Tacoma on Monday, April 29.


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