July 2011 News Releases

Partnership Opens Options for Native Students

Peninsula College and The Evergreen State College Announce a New Higher Education Option for Native Students on the Olympic Peninsula

Published: July 07, 2011

Free Concert in the Park Series at Sylvester Park

July 13, 2011 to July 13, 2011

There will be free concerts at Sylvester State Park every Wednesday evening from 7:00-8:00 pm through August 24. Quality performances from local, regional and national talents will play throughout the concert series. The Evergreen State College is supporting the event by providing sound production assistance through the Evergreen Electronic Media program.

Published: July 13, 2011

NEA Grant Supports Squaxin Island “Creative Placemaking.”

Squaxin Island Tribe and The Evergreen State College Longhouse Receive $100,000 “Our Town” Grant From the National Endowment for the Arts

Published: July 13, 2011

Gates Foundation Supports Retention and Scholarships

The Evergreen State College has been awarded a grant of $3 million in June to support retention of students, build capacity for fundraising to support student scholarships and other critical needs, and create an endowed scholarship fund for low-income students at risk of failing to complete their degrees.

Published: July 15, 2011

Dr. Russ Genet — free public lecture

August 03, 2011 to August 03, 2011

In a colorful slide presentation and lecture, astronomer and noetic scientist Russ Genet will trace humanity’s discovery of the cosmos beginning with pre-scientific cosmologies and culminating in the Big Bang Theory and the Runaway Universe. The lecture, beginning at 7 p.m., concludes with a summary of our current search for exoplanets and our quest to find life and alien civilizations among the stars.

Summer Noetics Lecture Series Schedule of Events

July 13, 2011 to August 24, 2011

Cosmology and Consciousness – A Summer Noetics Science Lecture Series, July 13 - August 24, 2011