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  1. Don't Judge Your Hand Dryer by Its Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Lifehacker

    ... skin, but that doesn't stop you from holding hands," says Mark O. Martin , a microbiologist at the University of Puget Sound. "I can't tell you how many you have in your mouth, but you still kiss people. We're swimming in a sea of microbes at all ...

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  2. UPS picks former Obama Cabinet member, REI boss for 2018 commencement addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Wenatchee World

    A FORMER U.S. SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR AND REI CEO WILL GIVE THE COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS TO THE CLASS OF 2018 AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND ON MAY 13, THE SCHOOL ANNOUNCED THURSDAY. - As interior secretary, Jewell oversaw about a fifth of the nation's land, including National Parks.

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  3. Hill to move into permanent broadcast roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Seattle Mariners

    ... baseball and softball teams, Seattle Storm basketball, Seattle University basketball and University of Puget Sound football, basketball and baseball. Now Hill will get to fulfill a goal he's had since growing up listening to Dave Niehaus calling ...

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  4. Companions Help Reduce Horses' Anxiety During ProceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | The Horse

    ... Robin Foster, PhD, CAAB, IAABC-Certified Horse Behavior Consultant, is a research professor at the University of Puget Sound in Seattle, Washington, and an affiliate professor at the University of Washington. She holds a doctorate in animal behavior ...

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  5. Longtime EvCC basketball coach Chet Hovde brings heart to the gameRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Mukilteo Tribune

    ... of Washington on a full-ride athletic scholarship, finishing his collegiate playing career at the University of Puget Sound while receiving his bachelor's degree in education. When his storied coaching career began in 1978, $2.68 was the national ...

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  6. It's really not about being small anymore. It's really about the fast beating the slowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | Wine Business Online

    ... industry is great," said Mike Veseth, Professor, International Political Economy Program at the University of Puget Sound. Yet changes loom. The industry is experiencing continued consolidation across its three tiers. The top 10 wine companies had ...

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  7. Jamaica-born professor receives MLK Jr award todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | The Gleaner

    ... mine to this day," he added. Co-founder and director of the Race and Pedagogy Institute at the University of Puget Sound, Gordon receives the award from the City of Tacoma in Washington State after 15 years of fighting racism and rallying locals to ...

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  8. Dexter Gordon To Receive Tacoma 2018 MLK Community Service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Seattle Medium

    The City of Tacoma's Events and Recognition Committee has named Dexter Gordon, director of the Race & Pedagogy Institute at University of Puget Sound, as the 2018 recipient of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award. Gordon will receive the award at the City of Tacoma's MLK celebration on Mon., Jan. 15 at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center - 1500 Commerce St. in Tacoma.

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  9. Jason Zenobia Jason Zenobia Professional Voice Over ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Voices

    ... am an experienced writer, currently working for The Big Smoke US. I have a BA in History from the University of Puget Sound and I am a trained, professional chef with a Culinary Arts Diploma from Western Culinary Institute in Portland, Oregon. I am ...

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  10. LCC gallery to present an exhibitRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2018 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    The Lower Columbia College Art Gallery will present a solo exhibit of sculptures by Michael Johnson. He is a Professor of Art at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma.

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  11. Zoo News: Meet Jessie and GilbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... the West Coast and most recently Carson City, Nevada." She studied psychology and biology at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington. "During college, I worked at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma," Sayre said. She worked at the ...

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  12. Bettianne (Fulton) WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | Wenatchee World

    ... people to swim as early as possible. She also was a very talented artist. Bettianne attended the University of Puget Sound and the University of Washington, where she was affiliated with the Pi Beta Phi Sorority. She married James Thomas Waters in ...

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  13. Calvin men's basketball cuts downs Loggers at Whitworth Classic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | MLive.com

    Calvin opened play at the Whitworth University Men's Classic Presented by the Quality Inn of Oakwood with a 93-84 victory over the University of Puget Sound Friday night. Calvin fought off a relentless full-court press by Puget Sound and came up with timely field goal conversions downs the stretch to gain the non-conference win.

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  14. Best Sports Photos of 2017 | Tacoma WeeklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | Tacoma Weekly

    I look forward to a fun 2018 with him. Pacific Lutheran University topped the University of Puget Sound, again.

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  15. Coasties treated to Christmas dinnerRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... technician "A" school at the Aviation Technical Training Center on base. He graduated from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington, with a degree in the sciences, but he said he didn't really know what he wanted to do. He said he joined ...

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  16. Why TV is home to more comic book heroes than ever beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... Culture. "All of it, on some level, is escapism," explains Brett Rogers, classics professor at the University of Puget Sound. "If I'm watching 'Jessica Jones' for an hour, I'm not dealing with some real thing in my life. But the flip side is that ...

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  17. "Past Looking Forward" at PDS Art GalleryRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2017 | Town Topics

    ... Council of Princeton. Initially a small project, it grew in Princeton and has now traveled to the University of Puget Sound, the Nantucket Athenaeum, the Peddie School, Zen Hospice Project (San Francisco), and Build Peace Bogota, Columbia. She has ...

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  18. Fuson honored among scouts of the yearRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2017 | Oakland Athletics

    ... awards at the 34th annual event, a highlight of the Winter Meetings. Fuson, 61, graduated from the University of Puget Sound and played two years in the Minors, then rejoined the Loggers as an assistant coach in 1980 and became the youngest head ...

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  19. New TCU athletic director follows Del Contea s service-first scriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Leigh Steinberg's sports agency. He holds a bachelor's degree in politics and government from the University of Puget Sound and a juris doctor degree from Whittier Law School. He held fundraising positions at Arizona, Washington State and Cal Poly ...

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  20. TCU to announce high-ranking staffer as next athletic directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Polytechnic State Mustang Club. He earned a B.A. in politics and government in 2001 from the University of Puget Sound and a Juris Doctorate from Whittier Law School in 2005. Del Conte was hired as TCU's AD in November 2009. He's leaving to take the ...

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