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February 26 - March 4 – Ongoing Events
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99 Elephants a Day

Days: February 26-28   March 1-4 Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Gallery/Study Space

Check out the new front “gallery/study” space in Collins Memorial Library. Currently this space is featuring an exhibit titled "99 Elephants a Day." This exhibit features the work of Pennsylvania artist Suzanne Fellows. She made 99 elephants a day for 365 days to equal the number slain by ivory poachers in 2013: 36,000. Each one is a one of a kind mixed media print on paper…

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Farm to Table by Chandler O'Leary

Days: February 26-28   March 1-4 Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

This exhibit will feature a series of illustrations, lettering, patterning, and paper installations that highlight organic farming and the sustainable food movement in the South Sound region. From original sketchbooks to cut-paper pieces, the body of work illustrates the agricultural importance of our region and highlights the struggle to preserve farmland amid rapid suburban and industrial development.

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Contact: Collins Memorial Library Exhibit, 253.879.3669

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Isabella Gresser and Student-curated Abby Williams Hill

Days: February 27-28   March 1-4 Time: All Day Location: Kittredge Hall, Kittredge Gallery

German video artist Isabella Gresser will be displaying her art in the large gallery, and student-researched selections from the Abby Williams Hill collection in the small gallery.

Hours: Mon.-Fri: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat.: Noon-5 p.m.; Closed Sun. and university holidays

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Resilient Voices: Readings in Honor of Black History Month

Day: February 27 Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Rasmussen Rotunda

NOTE: The Resilient Voices session on Monday, Feb. 6, has been canceled. 

A noon time event each Monday during the month of February 2017 in honor of Black History Month. Campus members will read published work by others or original work of their own that speaks to four significant moments in history:

The Trump Election and the Dred Scott Decision (Feb. 6) The Trump Election and the Dred Scott Decision (Feb. 13) The Trump Election and the End of Reconstruction (Feb. 20) NOTE LOCATION: Trimble…
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Theater: "Mr. Burns," by Anne Washburn

Days: March 2-4 Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Norton Clapp Theatre, Jones Hall

Additional performances:  Friday, March 3; 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 4, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

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Contact: Office of Public Events, 253.879.3555, events@pugetsound.edu

Tickets: $11 general; $7 seniors, students, military, Puget Sound students/faculty/staff, available at Wheelock Information Center, 253.879.3100, and online at tickets.pugetsound.edu. Remaining tickets at the door.

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OngoingCampus Only

Hillel Shabbat Services

Day: March 3 Time: 5 p.m.–6 p.m. Location: Student Diversity Center, (the blue house)

Join Hillel for our weekly Friday night Shabbat service! We conclude each service with challah and grape juice. For more information contact hillel@pugetsound.edu.

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Sunday, February 26

Performance: Jacobsen Series: "Baroque Fest"

Day: February 26 Time: 2 p.m. Location: Kilworth Memorial Chapel

Performances by Dorian Singers; Kathryn Lehmann, conductor; Dawn Padula, mezzo-soprano; Maria Sampen and Timothy Christie, violin; Alistair MacRae, cello, and Student String Ensemble

 Program:

Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Violins

Pergolesi: Stabat Mater

Bach: oratorio arias

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Contact: Office of Public Events, 253.879.3555, events@pugetsound.edu

 Tickets: $15 general; $10 seniors, students, military, Puget Sound faculty/staff; free for Puget Sound students, available at WIC,…

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Monday, February 27

"The Wall: Tracing and Erasing its Effects"

Day: February 27 Time: 3:30 p.m. Location: Thomas Hall, Tahoma Room

The View on the Ground from Three People Living and Working in its Shadow

Dan Millis, Verónica Corchado, and Oscar Romo

Sponsored by James Dolliver Seminar on Borders and the Making of Trans-American Studies

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Tuesday, February 28

Campus Climate Conversations: "Freedom of Speech: Rights and Limitations"

Day: February 28 Time: 4 p.m.–5 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Murray Boardroom

What is freedom of speech and what does freedom of speech look like in practice? What are some implications for freedom of speech in public vs. private contexts? Can we have freedom of speech while also understanding the lived realities of hurtful expression on our campus? And, what by way of free speech might constitute harm and how do we know? This conversation addresses freedom of speech in a liberal arts college setting. Alumna and Attorney at Law Sarah Lee ’94, Assistant Professor of Philosophy…

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Wednesday, March 1
Campus Only

Diversity & Social Justice Career Fair + LinkedIn Photo Booth*

Day: March 1 Time: 4 p.m.–6 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Marshall Hall

Want to make an impact in your community? Or do you value an inclusive work environment? Connect with employers who have a social justice mission or a record of inclusion initiatives. While you're there, have a professional head shot taken for your LinkedIn profile! Please bring your Logger ID card to check in. *LinkedIn Photo Booth: 5-6 p.m. during the fair More info: pugetsound…

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COPE Health Solutions Info Session

Day: March 1 Time: 5 p.m.–7 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Murray Boardroom (WSC 108)

Come meet our team to learn about our employment and educational opportunities! COPE Health Solutions is a national health care consulting firm, aiming to transform health care for the future. Our experienced team of health care consultants have helped providers and payers succeed in the new health care environment while developing the diverse talent needed to fill future health…

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COPE Health Systems On Campus

Day: March 1 Time: 5 p.m.–7 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Murray Boardroom

Come meet our team to learn about our employment and educational opportunities!

COPE Health Solutions is a national health care consulting firm, aiming to transform health care for the future. Our experienced team of health care consultants have helped providers and payers succeed in the new health care environment while developing the diverse talent needed to fill future health care roles.

events@copehealthsolutions.com

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Thursday, March 2
Campus Only

Are the Humanities Relevant in the 21st Century?

Day: March 2 Time: 12 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Upper Marshall Hall

Join faculty from Classics, History, and the Science, Technology, and Society Program for a lively lunchtime discussion. If you are a student interested in the humanities, you are cordially invited to join us for informal conversation and debate. Increasingly, scholars in the humanities have been asked to articulate how and why the humanities matter. Inspired by "The History Manifesto," a call-to-arms written by historians Jo Guldi and David Armitage, we will begin the conversation by briefly outlining…

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Friday, March 3

"Black Girl in Suburbia"- Film Screening with Director

Day: March 3 Time: 5:30 p.m.–8 p.m. Location: Thomas Hall, Tahoma Room

Black Girl In Suburbia is a 55 minute feature documentary that looks into the experiences of black girls growing up in predominately white communities. This is a different look into suburbia from the perspective of women of color. This film explores through professional and personal interviews the conflict and issues black girls have relating to both white and black communities…

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Saturday, March 4

Theater: "Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play," by Anne Washburn

Day: March 4 Time: 2 p.m. Location: Norton Clapp Theatre, Jones Hall

Additional performances: Saturday, March 4, 7:30 p.m.

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Contact: Office of Public Events, 253.879.3555, events@pugetsound.edu

Tickets: $11 general; $7 seniors, students, military, Puget Sound students/faculty/staff, available at Wheelock Information Center, 253.879.3100, and online at tickets.pugetsound.edu. Remaining tickets at the door.

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