Week 8 Digest, Fall 2022

News, Updates, and Corrections

  • Evergreen Tacoma – Sankofa News, Fall Quarter Issue Seven
  • Discussion on Legacy of Native American Boarding Schools comes to Evergreen, Nov. 16
  • Evergreen welcomes over 50 new students to campus this Winter! New students start their Evergreen journey with Winter Orientation. Learn more about the process here. Thank you for all you do to make students feel welcomed at Evergreen!
  • Thanksgiving Break – No classes, Monday Nov. 21 – Sunday, Nov. 27
  • Thanksgiving Day 2022, Thursday, Nov. 24 (Campus closed)
  • Native American Heritage Day 2022, Friday, Nov. 25 (Campus closed)
  • Clean Energy Committee awards funds to continue the student discount at the Organic Farm Market Stand. Next deadline to apply for clean energy and sustainability project funds is Monday, Nov. 28
  • Evergreen Arts & Crafts Fair returns Wednesday, Nov. 30 in the CAB. Apply for a table today!

Upcoming Events

  • Winning Photos from the 2022 Global Photo Contest
    • When: Friday, Nov. 18, 9am-5pm
    • Where: Evans Hall Lobby
  • COVID-19 Community Vaccine Clinic
    • When: Friday, Nov. 18, 11am-4pm
    • Where: Evans Hall Lobby
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox Night – Fantastic Mr. Fox Film Screening
    • When: Friday, Nov. 18, 7-8:30pm
    • Where: COM 326, Screening Room

Campus Resources

  • Journaling and Creative Practice (Canceled for Thanksgiving Break)
    • When: Each Monday, 3-4pm (through Fall Week 10)
    • Where: Evans Hall 2205/2207
  • Social Justice Center Open House
    • When: Each Wednesday, 12-1pm (through Fall Week 10)
    • Where: Evans Hall 2205/2207
  • Master of Environmental Studies Information Session
    • When: Wednesday, Nov. 23, 12-1pm
    • Where: Zoom
  • Upcoming Satellite Food Bank Tuesday distributions, Olympia Campus Parking lot C:
    • Nov. 22, 2-4pm
    • Dec. 13, 2-4pm
  • The Hungry Greener Program allows students in campus housing to apply for a limited number of free meals in the Greenery or in their rooms, if they are in isolation or quarantine.

Greener Hub

  • Have a question and don’t know where to start?
  • Greener Hub is designed to put you in touch with people, offices, and services you need: Student Services and Academics, Registration, Housing, Advising, Student Accounts, Library & Media Services, and more!
  • Submit questions or support requests 24/7, and receive a response within two business days.

COVID Health and Safety

  • Individuals with a Washington address can order free rapid COVID-19 antigen tests with free delivery from the Washington Department of Health. https://sayyescovidhometest.org/

Employee Announcements

  • Staff Departure:Em Jones will be leaving Evergreen on Nov. 30 to pursue a job with the Healthcare Authority. Em started as the Coordinator for the Office of Sexual Violence Prevention and Response and transitioned to Assistant Director for Health Promotion in Student Wellness, Recreation, and Athletics. We are grateful for Em’s countless contributions and will miss her terribly, but wish her the very best in her next position.
  • Announcing employment changes? Want to give someone a public kudos or send a note of appreciation? Please send to employeeappreciation@evergreen.edu.  

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