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- April 21 — PLATO Lecture Series: Emir Pasalic, Ph.D.
- April 21 — TEDxEvergreen 2014: Living in the Anthropocene
- April 22 — Robbie McClaran: Ordinary People photography exhibition
- April 28 — PLATO Lecture Series: Irina Gendelman, Ph.D. and Jeff Birkenstein, Ph.D.
- April 28 — Week 5 Spring Quarter
- April 30 — Day of Absence
- May 2 — Day of Presence
- May 5 — PLATO Lecture Series: Sonia Scaer
- May 5 — Week 6 Spring Quarter
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Evergreen President Stepping Down in 2015
Published: April 15, 2014
Dr. Thomas L. (Les) Purce announced today he will step down at the end of August 2015 from his position as president of The Evergreen State College, where he has served since July 1, 2000. He is the longest serving president among Washington’s public baccalaureate institutions. Read the whole story.
TEDxTheEvergreenStateCollege 2014: Living in the Anthropocene
Published: April 15, 2014
The third TEDxTheEvergreenStateCollege conference, Living in the Anthropocene, will highlight innovative ideas about living in our current geological human-influenced epoch. The event will be held in the Recital Hall of the Communications Building at The Evergreen State College on Monday, April 21st from 3:30 to 5:30pm. Read the whole story.
Evergreen Helps Bring Acclaimed Films to Olympia
Published: March 24, 2014
Walking into an office at Olympia’s Washington Center for the Performing Arts a few months ago, KAOS-fm’s Development Director John Ford saw a box of music history DVDs on the desk of the center’s marketing director, Anne Larsen. His eyes lit up. Read the whole story.