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August 2011 News Releases

Northwest Native Arts Event August 6.

August 06, 2011 to August 06, 2011

In the Spirit: Northwest Native Arts Market and Festival, the largest Native American arts event in the Northwest, will be returning to the Washington State History Museum on Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Published: August 01, 2011

The Evergreen State College Announces ‘Tacoma Treasures’ Sale for Scholarships on August 20

August 20, 2011 to August 20, 2011

The Tacoma Treasures huge indoor garage sale takes place at The Evergreen State College – Tacoma Campus at 1210 6th Ave, Tacoma, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on August 20.

Published: August 04, 2011

Evergreen among Princeton Review’s Best Colleges.

The Evergreen State College is one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features the school in the new 2012 edition of its annual college guide, "The Best 376 Colleges."

Published: August 12, 2011

The Evergreen State College Named a “Best Buy” in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2012

For 2012, Fiske Guide to Colleges has designated 49 institutions – 24 public and 25 private – as Best Buys. All of the Best Buy schools fall into the inexpensive or moderate price category, and the designation is recognition of both value and academics at the college.

Published: August 16, 2011

Sierra Magazine Rates Evergreen Among the Coolest Schools.

The Evergreen State College placed ninth on Sierra magazine’s fifth annual ranking of the nation’s top “Coolest Schools.” A salute to the efforts of colleges around the country helping to solve climate issues and operate sustainably, the cover feature spotlights the schools that are making a true impact for the planet, from UC Irvine’s energy-efficiency standards to Stanford’s commitment to maintaining undeveloped open space to Green Mountain College sourcing nearly half its energy from, yes, cow manure.

Published: August 18, 2011