The Washington State Senate on Tuesday, April 22, 2015 honored the retiring President of The Evergreen State College, Dr. Thomas L. “Les” Purce.

Sen. Karen Fraser spoke in favor of the resolution and of the exemplary work that Dr. Purce has contributed to the College in making it one of the premier liberal arts colleges in Washington State.

Senate Resolution 8650 was adopted unanimously and may be read in its entirety here.