Welcome to Puget Sound's faculty-staff e-newsletter
Welcome to Puget Sound's faculty-staff e-newsletter
Puget Sound's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee collects 6,098 pounds of food during Trick-or-Can initiative. President Crawford officially kicks off our What We Do podcast Jazz Jacobsen features faculty and student musicians, Nov. 11
KNOW THIS campus news and announcements
Benefits forms due Nov. 11! Apologies for the benefits forms deadline confusion last week, readers. Open enrollment runs through the end of this week, and completed forms are due by 5 p.m., Friday, Nov. 11. Materials are available online on the benefits webpage. Questions? Contact HR at hr@pugetsound.edu or x3369.
Discover Puget Sound! Our second fall campus preview day for prospective students and families will be this Friday, Nov. 11. Hundreds of future Loggers and their families will be on campus for tours, class visits, sessions on the application process and financial aid, and more. 
New vp of enrollment is #pugetsoundbound! Laura Martin-Fedich has been named our new vice president for enrollment. Laura comes to Puget Sound from Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia, and will assume her new position on campus in January.
What We Do podcast officially launches with an interview with President Isiaah Crawford. Hear him talk about how he was recruited out of the classroom into college administration, what it was like for a Midwestern urbanite to come to the Pacific Northwest, and the challenges of being a college president. 
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DO THIS featured events
Latino Studies Fall Lecture Series: The Undocu-Poetics of Fernando Fortin, Nov. 7, 2 p.m., Rausch Auditorium.
Popup Exhibition: Election Coverage from the Archives and Special Collections, Nov. 7, 2:30 p.m., and Nov. 8, 1 p.m., Collins Memorial Library.
Guest Performance/Lecture: A Lecture by The King of Crenshaw, Shabba-Doo, Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m., Rasmussen Rotunda. Free with Puget Sound ID; advance tickets recommended, tickets.pugetsound.edu.
Guest Lecture: Celebrating Dead Feminists, Chandler O'Leary and Jessica Spring, Nov. 8, 4 p.m., Library 020.
Election Viewing with Phi Eta Sigma, Nov. 8, 5–9 p.m., Rasmussen Rotunda.
Staff Senate Meeting, Nov. 9, 11 a.m., Trimble Forum. All staff members welcome.
Master Class: Charles Noble ’90, viola, and Cary Lewis, piano, Nov. 9, 3 p.m., Schneebeck Concert Hall.
THSMS: Bdellovibrio and Ensifer and Water Bears, Oh My: Why I Love All Matters Microbial, Mark Martin, biology, Nov. 10, 4 p.m., Thompson 175.
Standing With Standing Rock: A Conversation With Matt Remle, Nov. 10, 5 p.m., McIntyre 103. 
A Cappella Extravaganza, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m., Schneebeck Concert Hall.
Regester Lecture: Echoes of Pain in the Neuromatrix, Roger Allen, Ph.D., PT, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m., Tahoma Room.
Annual Law School Fair, Nov. 11, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Wheelock Student Center. 
Jazz Jacobsen: Faculty and Students Side-By-Side, Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m., Schneebeck Concert Hall. Tickets: $15/$10; tickets.pugetsound.edu.
Rocking Chair Reading Room: Giving Thanks, Nov. 12, 10 a.m., Collins Memorial Library.
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BE PROUD noteworthy and in the news
Andrew Gardner, sociology and anthropology, recently published a chapter in a new edited volume titled Impact of Circular Migration on Human, Political, and Civil Rights, published by Springer Press. The chapter, co-authored with Zahra Babar, is titled "Circular Migration and the Gulf States." 
Logger students and alumni who are rowing down the Mississippi as part of an entrepreneurship class had their story of mapping the river for Google Maps told on the BBC website
Adam Smith, math and computer science, published the tutorial "Teaching Computer Science to Biologists and Chemists, Using Jupyter Notebooks" in the October issue of Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges.
Puget Sound's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) collected more than 6,000 pounds of food for FISH Food Banks of Pierce County through its Trick-or-Can initiative over Halloween weekend.
Yvonne Swinth, occupational therapy, will be a presenter for the online 19th International 3S Symposium, reported the website of the Star Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder.
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Brag about yourself
Oh, Canada. Election season has been pretty stressful, but hang in there, it's almost over. And our friends to the north have sent us a message to help spread a little positivity. The Garden, a Toronto-based ad agency, created the campaign "Let's Tell America it's Great," and it's, well, pretty great.
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