Events Calendar

Filter by:
April 23-29 – Ongoing Events
Ongoing

99 Elephants a Day

Days: April 23-29 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…

Read More
Ongoing

Farm to Table by Chandler O'Leary

Days: April 23-29 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.

MORE INFORMATION


Contact: Collins Memorial Library Exhibit, 253.879.3669

Hours: 253.879…

Read More
Ongoing

Art: 2017 Senior Show

Days: April 26-29 Time: All Day Location: Kittredge Hall

Exhibit runs through May 13.

Opening Reception: April 26, 5–7 p.m., Kittredge Gallery

Gallery Hours: Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, Noon–5 p.m.; Sunday, closed

Read More
Ongoing

Student Talks for Science and Economics of Climate Change

Days: April 26-29 Time: 12 p.m.–12:50 p.m. Location: Thompson Hall, Room 391

Come to our Science and Economics of Climate Change class this week! You can hear student presentations of proposals for climate change mitigation and adaptation in the Northwest, including ideas like salmon restoration as a form of carbon sequestration, and the economics of apple production in a warmer climate:

Wednesday, April 26 Friday, April 28 Monday, May 1
Read More
OngoingCampus Only

Hillel Shabbat Services

Day: April 28 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.

Read More
Saturday, April 1
Sunday, April 23

Performance: Jacobsen Series: "Puget Sound Piano Trio"

Day: April 23 Time: 2 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Performers: Tanya Stambuk, piano; Maria Sampen, violin; Alistair MacRae, cello

MORE INFORMATION


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

Tickets: $12 general; $10 seniors, students, military, Puget Sound faculty/staff/students, available at WIC, 253.879.3100, and online at tickets.pugetsound.edu and at the door.

Read More

Denver Puget Sound Preview

Day: April 23 Time: 2 p.m.–4 p.m.

We're hosting events for admitted students around the country! Sign up and come learn more about what you can expect as a part of your Puget Sound experience. Programs will feature a presentation, the chance to mingle with other admitted students from your area, and the opportunity to hear from your admission counselor and Puget Sound alumni. Oh, we'll have snacks, too!

April…

Read More
Monday, April 24

Performance: Student Concerts of Chamber Music I

Day: April 24 Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Kilworth Memorial Chapel

Two evenings of chamber music.

Alistair MacRae, director

Additional performance: Wednesday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION


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

Free

Read More
Tuesday, April 25
Campus Only

Library and Archives Career Night

Day: April 25 Time: 5 p.m.–6 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Archives Seminar Room, 2nd floor

Do you love research? Love to read and develop programs? Intrigued by Archives and Special Collections? Love to read printed texts and eBooks? Can’t wait to see what the next new technology has to offer? Want to help people? Yes? Consider a career in libraries, archives, or special collections!

Read More
Wednesday, April 26
Campus Only

2017 Campus Climate Conversation: "Sexual Misconduct at Puget Sound: What Campus Climate Data Tells Us"

Day: April 26 Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Murray Boardroom

Spring 2017 Campus Climate Conversations Sexual misconduct on college campuses is an important and necessary issue to address, and requires all campus members to do their part in contributing to help prevent it. What does Puget Sound’s campus climate survey say about sexual misconduct on our campus? This session provides some data on students’ experiences with sexual assault or misconduct, students’ perceptions and understandings related to sexual assault culture on campus, and information about…

Read More

Performance: Student Concerts of Chamber Music II

Day: April 26 Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Kilworth Memorial Chapel

Two evenings of chamber music.

Alistair MacRae, director

Additional performance: Wednesday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION


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

Free

Read More
Thursday, April 27
Campus Only

Fellowships Personal Statement Workshop

Day: April 27 Time: 4 p.m.–5 p.m. Location: Howarth Hall, Room 109 (Center for Writing, Learning, and Teaching)

Learn about available resources and get assistance with your personal statement from staff members in fellowships and CWLT.

Read More

A Bevy of Biologists

Day: April 27 Time: 4 p.m.–5 p.m. Location: Thompson Hall, Room 175

Short research talks by Professors Stacey Weiss, Bryan Thines, and Carrie Woods

Thompson Hall Science and Mathematics Seminars

Read More

Nature's Nocturnes: A Musical Night at the Museum

Day: April 27 Time: 6 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Location: Thompson Hall, Slater Museum (Room 295)

Slater Museum is taking over the whole second floor of Thompson Hall for the last Night at the Museum of the academic year! We learn about different kinds of animal sounds from a young age, but what about the science behind those sounds? How are these sounds produced, and how do different noises combine into soundscapes? From tiny songbirds to enormous whales, hear and learn about the many melodies of wildlife and even how they are used in modern music! This is a free, family-friendly, drop-by event…

Read More
Friday, April 28
Saturday, April 29

School of Music Flute Day

Day: April 29 Time: All Day Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Karla Flygare, director

MORE INFORMATION


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

 

Read More

Annual Tacoma Bike Swap

Day: April 29 Time: 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Location: Thompson Hall, Parking lot at N. 14th and Union Ave.

The Bike Swap is the kick-off event to Tacoma-Pierce County Bike Month and is the premier event of its kind in the South Sound area. It is designed to get affordable bikes into the hands of area residents, and to make connections and spread knowledge about bicycling as a fun and healthy form of active transportation.

Read More