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PS: The Puget Sound Podcast highlights stories and experiences from students and faculty at University of Puget Sound, a national liberal arts college in Tacoma, Washington. We invite prospective students and future Loggers to listen and learn what it's like to live, learn, and reach new heights in the Pacific Northwest.

PS: The Puget Sound Podcast highlights stories and experiences from students and faculty at University of Puget Sound, a national liberal arts college in Tacoma, Washington. We invite prospective students and future Loggers to listen and learn what it's like to live, learn, and reach new heights in the Pacific Northwest.
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PS: The Puget Sound Podcast highlights stories and experiences from students and faculty at University of Puget Sound, a national liberal arts college in Tacoma, Washington. We invite prospective students and future Loggers to listen and learn what it's like to live, learn, and reach new heights in the Pacific Northwest.

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Episodes

Rachel Sugar '16

5/17/2019
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Rachel Sugar ’16 talks about her work as a legal advocate for survivors of domestic violence, her plans to become an attorney, and how Tacoma became “home” during her time at Puget Sound. If you or someone you know has experienced or may be experiencing domestic violence or sexual assault, there are resources for you. The following three hotlines are free, and staffed and available 24/7. National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1.800.799.7233 National Sexual Assault Hotline:...

Duration:00:28:46

Ian Fox '14

5/8/2019
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Ian Fox '14 discusses the evolution of his academic interests as a Puget Sound student and how his journey as an English major has influenced his work as in podcasting and public radio. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of our picturesque residential campus on weekdays and we'd love to show you around . Admitted students ready to take the next step should...

Duration:00:39:36

Sophia Munic '19

5/1/2019
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Studio Art and French major Sophia Munic '19 discusses how her love of print making and sculpture was fostered through her liberal arts education. Hear about Sophia’s artistic journey culminating in a summer research grant to create an art installation in downtown Tacoma. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of our picturesque residential campus on weekdays and...

Duration:00:24:59

Vivie Nguyen, director for intercultural engagement

4/24/2019
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Vivie Nguyen, director for intercultural engagement, shares her experience building equity on campus and striving to make every Puget Sound student feel welcomed, valued, and heard. Learn about how Puget Sound staff and students are engaging in difficult conversations about how to address challenges within college campuses. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of...

Duration:00:24:48

Jenna Krueger ’21

4/18/2019
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Jenna Krueger ’21 sits down to discuss her interests in psychology and education, participating in Puget Sound's Honors Program, and her role in the upcoming Repertory Dance Group spring show, "In the Stars." Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of our picturesque residential campus on weekdays and we'd love to show you around . Admitted students ready to take...

Duration:00:23:40

Professor Andrew Gardner

4/11/2019
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Andrew Gardner, professor of sociology and anthropology, talks about his groundbreaking research on transnational labor migration in the Middle East. Learn about Andrew’s unique teaching philosophy, experiential learning in the classroom, and the benefit of understanding cultures and societies from a holistic perspective. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of...

Duration:00:32:16

Joe Vari, Women's Soccer Head Coach

4/4/2019
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With 16 Northwest Conference titles since 2000, Coach Joe Vari discusses the legendary women's soccer program at Puget Sound and how the team overcame adversity this season to make it to the NCAA Division III women's soccer national championships. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of our picturesque residential campus on weekdays and we'd love to show you...

Duration:00:25:09

Elena Fulton '19

3/27/2019
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It’s an Elena-palooza! Elena Fulton ’19 talks about her Molecular and Cellular Biology major, her volunteer position in a free neighborhood urgent care, and the research position she has lined up for after her graduation this spring. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of our picturesque residential campus on weekdays and we'd love to show you around...

Duration:00:25:53

Erica Greening '20

3/20/2019
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Erica Greening ’20, an African American Studies major talks about the Race and Pedagogy National Conference, transferring to Puget Sound, and the Ubiquitous They improv group. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led tours of our picturesque residential campus on weekdays and we'd love to show you around . Admitted students ready to take the next step should visit...

Duration:00:31:34

Lee Nelson '19

3/14/2019
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Lee Nelson '19, a Sociology and Anthropology major with minors in French and Asian Studies discusses originally drew him to the Puget Sound from his hometown of St. Paul, Minn. and how he spent his junior year traveling across Russia, India, Thailand, and other countries as part of our signature Pacific Rim Study Abroad program. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led...

Duration:00:23:39

Professor Nick Kontogeorgopoulos

3/6/2019
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Nick Kontogeorgopoulos, Distinguished Professor of International Political Economy and Director of Asian Studies and Global Development Studies, talks about experiential education at University of Puget Sound, along with a few tangents about classic soft rock. Hear about how students take learning outside of the classroom through high impact opportunities such as internships to study abroad and the role of reflection as part of a rigorous liberal arts education. Prospective students and...

Duration:00:20:11

Miles Burdick '15, Admission Counselor

3/1/2019
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It's a Great Day to be a Logger! Listen to the debut episode of University of Puget Sound's podcast for prospective students, featuring a conversation with host Elena Becker '17 and guest Miles Burdick '15. Miles shares a little about his own college search, his journey as a Puget Sound student, and his favorite spots in Tacoma. Prospective students and families are invited to get to know us even more by visiting us in Tacoma, Washington. We offer information sessions and student-led...

Duration:00:26:40