From the Wall Street Journal, to the BBC to the Colbert Report, Evergreen alumnus Thomas Herndon (’07), now a graduate student at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, has been in the international economics spotlight over the past week.
Are you ready for a shivery story rife with jealousy, deceit, love lost then found again, and a whole lotta crazy? True to form, Shakespeare weaves a compelling, dramatic tale where jealousy most foul derails an entire kingdom, and young love grows from the seeds of madness.
Lyda Kuth and her husband Kent Christman were both born in Ohio and enrolled at The Evergreen State College in the first few years after its opening in 1971.
The Evergreen State College is presenting a series of short, thought-provoking talks with the theme "Local Innovations for a Changing World" from 4-7 p.m. on Monday, February 25 in the Seminar II building, Room B1105, at the college's Olympia campus, 2700 Evergreen Parkway NW.
Evergreen students report they are as engaged as the top ten percent of 595 National Survey on Student Engagement (NSSE) surveyed schools on the academic challenge benchmark, which include such factors as first year and senior students’ time spent analyzing, synthesizing, evaluating and applying learning.
The Evergreen State College has been recognized among top colleges in the 2013 edition of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News Media Group. The popular rankings, which include more than 1,600 schools nationwide, are available at http://www.usnews.com/rankings and will be available in stores the Best Colleges 2013 guidebook, as of September 18.
Among Masters Degree colleges in the United States, The Evergreen State College came in 29th in the nation according to Washington Monthly’s ranking. Evergreen ranks high on the Washington Monthly list, a ranking which, according to its editors, asks, “what are colleges doing for the country?”
The education services company features the school in the new 2013 edition of its annual college guide, "The Best 377 Colleges."
In 2013, the Fiske Guide to Colleges has designated 41 institutions—20 public and 21 private—as Best Buys. The Evergreen State College is one of two colleges in the Pacific Northwest chosen for this accolade.* In selecting Best Buy schools, the Fiske Guide reviewed more than 300 colleges (of more than 2,200 four year colleges in the United States.)