July 2006

Evergreen named only public college in the west that 'changes lives'

A revised and expanded book by a former New York Times education editor features The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash. as one of two public institutions in the nation as a "College That Changes Lives."

Maori weaving techniques on display in Gallery IV

July 11, 2006 to July 21, 2006

Tina Wirihana transforms traditional Maori weaving techniques and forms by using 21st century materials and infusing them with her unique warmth and joyful love of life.

Published: July 11, 2006

Former Lacey police commander new chief at Evergreen

Ed Sorger, a 35-year veteran of the Lacey Police Department has been appointed chief of police at The Evergreen State College.

Published: July 11, 2006

Board of Trustees approve new student fee for College Activities Building enhancements

Students at The Evergreen State College will see everything from a new student operated café to art galleries, an indoor waterfall and an amphitheatre performance space after a 'yes' vote from enrolled students for a student fee that will significantly enhance the College Activities Building (CAB).

Published: July 25, 2006

Prestigious Wilson Award goes to Evergreen zoologist, well known ant expert

STONY BROOK, N.Y. -- The American Society of Naturalists awarded Evergreen State College faculty member John Longino their highly prestigious E.O. Wilson Naturalist Award.

Published: July 26, 2006