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Category: Washington

The Evergreen State College – Olympia, Washington

The Evergreen State College – Olympia, Washington Throw out every idea you have ever had about a state university. Evergreen State College is the State of Washington’s public Liberal Arts College, established in the nineteen sixties in response to what seemed creeping emphasis on the pre-professional, semi-vocational, intellectually arid experience found by many students in their college years. The state…

Whitworth University – Spokane, Washington

This from Whitworth’s web site:   Whitworth’s Costa Rica Center sits on a 27-acre property in the hills above Costa Rica’s central valley. Just to the north of the property is Costa Rica’s renowned Braulio Carrillo National Park, with dense virgin cloud forest that is home to more than 650 bird and mammal species as well as the 9,534-foot inactive Barva…

Western Washington University – Bellingham, Washington

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “The visitor to WWU is likely to be struck by the university’s location – Two hundred-and-fifty beautifully manicured acres overlooking Bellingham Bay and Puget Sound.  The grounds are spectacular; an arboretum adjoins the campus, and the university is celebrated for its outstanding sculpture garden, one of the finest in the country. Western is…