October 2011 News Releases

Evergreen noted among America’s Best

Evergreen was recently categorized among the best universities in the western region by US News and World Report. The western region includes Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

Published: October 13, 2011

Evergreen Celebrates Northwest Art and Culture at the Third Annual Art of Living Fundraiser

November 06, 2011 to November 06, 2011

The auction event -- with the benefactor sponsor, Washington State Employees Credit Union, and other sponsors including Olympia Federal Savings, Art House Design, Heritage Bank, Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters, and The Evergreen State College Foundation --features gourmet delicacies, music, and the opportunity to bid on original art and exciting experiences from the Northwest and across the nation.

Published: October 14, 2011

The Evergreen State College Announces Name Change for Northernmost Point on Campus

Members of an Evergreen ‘Name Change Committee’ recently announced that the US Board of Geographic Names has approved the name change of “Squaw Point” on the Eld Inlet beach of The Evergreen State College to the ancestral indigenous name: “Bushoowah-ahlee Point.”

Published: October 20, 2011

John Sayles film Amigo Oct. 27 with Director Q&A via Skype

The Evergreen State College Tacoma Campus is hosting a screening of the film "Amigo" exploring the Philippine American war (1899-1902) at 3 p.m. on Thursday, October 27.

Published: October 20, 2011