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Evergreen is a progressive, public liberal arts and sciences college located in Olympia, Washington, in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Learn more.

Evergreen had an impact on me that I still feel. The skills I learned at Evergreen in communication, setting goals, leadership and personal ethics are with me every day. Evergreen was the perfect place for me.

—Chere Weiss, Community Outreach Coordinator, St. Johns Medical Center, Longview, Washington

Incredible Experiences

You’ll have many opportunities to explore your interests and discover new ones.

Professional Success

Evergreen alumni have gone on to become successful in every field they’ve entered, from art, business, and education to health care, media, and science.

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Evergreen News

Jen Drake

Evergreen names award-winning leader, scholar and teacher to provost position

Published: Wed, Feb 15 - 12:04 pm

Following a national search, The Evergreen State College has named Jennifer Drake, PhD, an award-winning academic leader, scholar and teacher, as its next academic vice president and provost. She will assume the position in July.

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The Evergreen State College Longhouse announces expansion of its Indigenous Arts Campus

Published: Wed, Feb 8 - 11:51 am

Fiber arts and carving studios will foster cultural preservation.

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Maxine Mimms

Tacoma Honors Evergreen’s Maxine Mimms with MLK Community Service Award

Published: Wed, Jan 18 - 9:15 am

Citing her extraordinary work in providing access for Tacoma’s diverse community to higher education, the city honored Dr. Maxine Mimms Monday with its 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award.

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Sandra Kaiser

Evergreen Names Former Diplomat as Vice President of College Relations

Published: Thu, Jan 12 - 10:47 am

The Evergreen State College has named Sandra Kaiser as its vice president for college relations.

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Byron Howard

Zootopia director and Evergreen alumnus Byron Howard receives Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature

Published: Tue, Jan 10 - 1:21 pm

The co-director of Disney’s Zootopia, Byron Howard, a 1990 graduate of The Evergreen State College, shared Golden Globe honors for Best Animated Feature Sunday night. Howard also directed Disney’s Bolt (2008) and Tangled (2010).

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Olympia, Tacoma and Lacey high schools shine in math tournament at Evergreen

Published: Mon, Nov 28 - 4:20 pm

Local high school students put their math skills to the test November 19 at the The Evergreen State College’s 8th Annual High School Math Meet. Many of the student competitors qualified for the state-level tournament that will be held at Evergreen in April.

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