April 2007 News Releases

Virginia Tech commemoration Thursday, April 19

All members of the community are invited to come together tomorrow (Thursday) at noon for a campus commemoration and time for reflection about this week's tragedy at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Published: April 26, 2006

Faculty Member Receives $650,000 Grant to Study Impact of Global Warming on Ecosystem Health - and Bugs

John "Jack" Longino - a faculty member at The Evergreen State College and a nationally known expert on insects - has been awarded a five-year, $649,371 grant from the National Science Foundation.

Published: March 30, 2007

Evergreen's Unsoeld Seminar features author Frances Moore Lappé

April 17, 2007

Best-selling author and social change activist Frances Moore Lappé will speak at The Evergreen State College as a part of the Willi Unsoeld Seminar Series at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17 in the college?s Longhouse Center.

Published: April 01, 2007

Students: Apply for Spring activity grants

Foundation Activity Grants are offered by The Evergreen State College Foundation Board of Governors and administered by the Academic Grants office, supporting the projects of individual students, student teams, and student-faculty teams.

Published: April 09, 2007

Chernobyl symposium and commemoration April 26 at Evergreen

On April 26, 1986, an explosion destroyed one of four nuclear reactors at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Scores were killed quickly, untold thousands will sicken in the future, and more than 336,000 abandoned their homes and towns. Vast areas remain contaminated with radioactive debris to this day.

Published: April 20, 2007

Evergreen community participates in Arts Walk, Procession

Each year, students, faculty and staff at The Evergreen State College are important participants in Olympia's Arts Walk, celebrating the breadth of art in the community and Procession of the Species, one of the nation's largest Earth Day celebrations aimed at celebrating community through nature.

Published: April 27, 2007