Welcome to Puget Sound's faculty-staff e-newsletter
Welcome to Puget Sound's faculty-staff e-newsletter
Student and faculty musicians share the stage, Sept. 29 Washington Secretary of State Kym Wyman visits campus Sept. 26 ASUPS Performing Arts welcome the Yontararek Family to campus, Oct. 1
KNOW THIS campus news and announcements
Spend the night at Slater Museum. Get an inside look at the research and teaching specimens at our very own Slater Museum of Natural History this week at the first "Night at the Museum" of the year, "Captivating Carnivores." Open to the community and often featuring special guest animals from Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, Nights at the Museum are family friendly and feature a chance to get hands on with selections from the museum collection.
Loggers share Abby Williams Hill with Tacoma Art Museum. This Sunday TAM hosts "Riding the Rails: Panel on the Life and Art of Abby Williams Hill," featuring Puget Sound Archivist Laura Edgar, Gallery Manager Peter Stanley, Professor Emeritus Ron Fields, and Professor Tiffany MacBain. Admission to the panel is $10 ($5 for museum members and students with Logger ID). 
ASUPS Performing Arts welcomes Thailand's "first family of music." The Yontararak Family will perform on campus Sunday, Oct. 1, in a concert to honor the late King Rama IX. The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m., in Schneebeck Concert Hall. Admission is $5, and tickets are available at Wheelock Information Center and tickets.pugetsound.edu. Get a taste of what to expect on Sunday with this video about the group's performance in Switzerland. 
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DO THIS selected events
Behind the Archives Door: Treasures from the Archives and Special Collections, Sept. 25, 4 p.m., Collins Memorial Library.
M.Ed. in Counseling Drop-in Session, Sept. 26, noon, Howarth Hall, third floor.
Peace Corps Info Session, Sept. 26, 4 p.m., Howarth 101.
The Debate for Tacoma 2017, Sept. 26, 6:30 p.m., Tahoma Room.
Civic Engagement With Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman, Sept. 26, 6:30 p.m., Rasmussen Rotunda.
Bridging the Gap Between Self and Body: Focus on Increasing Body Love, Acceptance, and Positivity, Natalie Goodwin, Eating Recovery Center of Washington, Sept. 27, 6 p.m., Rasmussen Rotunda.
Wednesdays at 6: Mindful Allyship, Sept. 27, 6 p.m., Social Justice Center.
Elite Negotiation and Consensus Building: Rewriting Early Roman Imperialism, Nicola Terrenato, University of Michigan, Sept. 28, 12:30 p.m., Tahoma Room.
Roundtable Discussion With History Majors, Sept. 28, 4 p.m., Wyatt 307.
Staff Senate Bake Off, Sept. 29, 11:30 a.m., Murray Boardroom, WSC.
Honors Film Series, Sept. 29, 5 p.m., Wyatt 109.
Collage 2017, Sept. 29, 7:30 p.m., Schneebeck Concert Hall.
LoggerUP. All our Logger teams are away this week, but you can catch live stats or watch online on the Logger Sports Network, or head to Parkland to cheer on the football team against the Lutes on Saturday!
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BE PROUD noteworthy accomplishments
Sara Freeman ’95, theatre arts, contributed to the British Library series Discovering Literature: 20th Century with an introduction to Our Country's Good by Timberlake Wertenbaker.
Chad Gunderson, art and art history, recently was published in Cast: Art and Objects Made Using Humanity's Most Transformational Process (Schiffer Publishing, 2017).
Jennifer Hastings, physical therapy, will present "The Use of Heel Lifts for Individuals With Parkinson's Disease to Improve Postural Stability" with Doctor of Physical Therapy students Connor Brown, D.P.T.'18, McKenna McNabb, D.P.T.'18, and Cassandra Repasky, D.P.T.'18 at the American Congress in Rehabilitation Medicine in Atlanta next month. 
David Sousa, politics and government, co-authored the article “`Whither We Are Tending’: Interrogating the Retrenchment Narrative in U.S. Environmental Policy” in Political Science Quarterly. 
Ann Wilson and Jennifer Hastings, physical therapy, will present their research on the "Correlation Between the Nelson Denny Reading Test and the GRE," at the Education Leadership Conference of the American Physical Therapy Association in October.
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Speaking of art... If you're a fan, like we are, you'll want to take advantage of our Project MUSE membership with Tacoma Art Museum, which provides free class/group admission to the musuem, half-price individual museum admission (with Logger ID), discounts on museum memberships and educational programs, internship opportunities, and access to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation library for academic research and projects. Enjoy!
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