On and Off Campus
October 31st, 2014
Homecoming & Family Weekend
Celebrate with families, alumni, and students this fall. Cheer on the Pios at the Homecoming game. Experience student performances and art. Expand your knowledge with distinguished faculty during Pioneer College.until November 2
Escribir en Cuba en el siglo XXI (Writing in Cuba in the 21st Century) by Leonardo Padura
Please join us for a lecture by renowned novelist Leonardo Padura. The lecture will be given in Spanish with a simultaneous English interpretation. This event is sponsored by Lewis & Clark Colleges’ Departments of History, Hispanic Studies, Latin American Studies, Latino and Iberian Studies Association (LALISA), and the NEH Arts and Lectures Fund.
Dana Lynn Louis: CLEARING
In this interdisciplinary and interactive exhibition, Dana Lynn Louis will transform the Hoffman Gallery into an experiential environment that explores the varied meanings of “clearing.”until December 14
William Stafford Retrospective Exhibits
Stafford at 100 - A Centenary Exhibit on display at the Aubrey R. Watzek Library exhibits a selection of photographs, manuscripts, books, and artifacts from the William Stafford Archives. This exhibit showcases materials from each period of Stafford’s life and career including his work in the Civilian Public Service, the Library of Congress, as an educator, and as a renowned poet.until December 31
November 4th, 2014
Race: The History of the Idea Meets the Genomic Age
Dr. Joseph Graves an evolutionary biologist and scholar of the history and philosophy of science as it relates to the biology of race. His visit is cosponsored by Departments of Biology, Psychology, Philosophy, the Ethnic Studies Program, and Science without Limits.
November 5th, 2014
Fiction Reading by Peyton Marshall
Please join the English Department for an evening with fiction writer Peyton Marshall. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Tin House, and A Public Space among others, as well as the recent release of her debut novel, Goodhouse.
Refreshments will be provided.
Tuskegee Airman Lt Col Alex Jefferson
Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson, is a 93 year old retired US Air Force officer, and one of the famous “Tuskegee Airmen”, also known as the 332nd Fighter Group.During World War II, Black Americans throughout the U.S. were subject to Jim Crow laws which legalized segregation and the American military was also segregated.President Truman signed an executive order ending segregation in the military in 1948 (3 years after the war’s end).
Lt. Col. Jefferson’s book, Red Tail Captured, Red Tail Free: Memoirs of a Tuskegee Airman and POW, is a personal memoir of those who served America in World War II and after.
Please join us for this very special opportunity. Lt Col Alexander Jefferson will speak from 7-8 p.m. in the Chapel at Lewis & Clark College. A book-signing and reception will follow. The event is free and open to the public.
November 6th, 2014
A Fireside Chat with Congressman Blumenauer
Come chat with your local congressman about recent election results and pressing issues on the national agenda.
Sponsored by Politics Club
November 7th, 2014
Spring Awakening, the Musical
Lewis & Clark College Theatre Department presents “Spring Awakening, the Musical”
Fir Acres Theatre Main Stage
Friday, Saturday, November 7, 8 – 7:30pm
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, November 13,14,15 – 7:30pm
Sundays, November 9 & 16 – 2:00pm
ONLINE TICKET PURCHASING: https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?ticketing=lcc
November 8th, 2014
Portland Percussion Group
The Portland Percussion Group presents a concert on November 8th at 7:30 pm in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. PPG is a contemporary chamber percussion ensemble including Lewis & Clark’s own Brett EE Paschal (Director of Bands and Percussion). The program features Eliot Cole’s “Postludes for Vibraphone,” Bob Becker’s “Mudra,” Steve Reich’s “Mallet Quartet,” LC Professor Michael Johanson’s “Grooves and Diversions,” and the world premiere of Mendel Lee’s “Moon of Eris.”
Tickets: General Admission, $10 at the door.