February 2008 News Releases

Where to get campus closure information

When The Evergreen State College closes due to inclement weather or other reasons, the best place for up to date, accurate information is www.evergreen.edu

Published: February 07, 2008

Evergreen Gets Exemplary Marks for Teacher Preparation

The State of Washington Professional Educator Standards Board (PESB) voted unanimously on January 16 to reapprove the Master in Teaching Program (MIT) and the Professional Certificate Program at The Evergreen State College in Olympia. Both programs were reapproved for five years based on demonstrated and even ?exemplary? compliance with state standards.

Published: February 08, 2008

Evergreen Offers Open House for Aspiring Teachers

February 11, 2008 to February 11, 2008

Evergreen?s Master in Teaching (MIT) program is holding an open house for prospective students at 6 p.m. on Monday, February 11. The event will be held at Evergreen?s Tacoma Campus at 1210 6th Avenue.

Published: February 08, 2008

Incident Following February 14 Concert Shocks Campus

Our campus community is shocked and concerned by the violence that occurred following the Dead Prez concert at The Evergreen State College on Thursday, February 14. A large crowd had a confrontation with police after the arrest of a concert attendee who was suspected of assault.

Published: February 15, 2008

Evergreen Investigating Riot, Taking Steps to Ensure Future Safety

The Evergreen State College Police Services Department and the Thurston County Sheriff?s Department are continuing their joint investigation of a riot that occurred at Evergreen in the early morning hours of February 15 in which one police vehicle was destroyed and others damaged.

Published: February 20, 2008

Evergreen presents The CAL ANDERSON Memorial Lecture with guest speaker: Kenji Yoshino

March 06, 2008

Kenji Yoshino is the author of the award-winning book, Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Human Rights, a groundbreaking critique of current civil rights law and a vision for a new direction.

Published: February 27, 2008