On and Off Campus
February 27th, 2017
54th Annual Throckmorton Memorial Lecture in History
NYU Professor of History, Martha Hodes, to give the Annual Throckmorton Memorial Lecture in History. The title of her talk is “Mourning Lincoln: The Assassination and the Meaning of the Civil War.”
February 28th, 2017
youniverse—past, present, future
Running January 17 through March 5, 2017, the collection, rather than being a survey of Savinar’s four-decade studio practice, focuses on two bodies of his work: prints, paintings, and sculpture created between 1994 and 2011; and works conceived in Florence, Italy, in 2014 and others that followed into 2016.until March 5
1:50pm - 3:20pm:
Evergreen Experimental Music Group
The Evergreen Experimental Music Ensemble presents a concert of music for electronics and voice. Program: Hot Air (Michael Kowalski, 1980) : for voice and 2 channel playback Vowelscape (Chris Mercer, 2016) : for four voices and real-time synthesis Lingua-Palatal #2 (Michael Edgerton, 2016) : for four voices and amplification An Untitled Poem (Arun Chandra, 2012) : for six voices and 2 channel playback The Song of the Birds : Clement Janequin Motet : Guillaume de Machaut Living Room Music (Story): John Cage Geographical Fugue: Ernst Toch
2017 Dixon Award Presentation by Emma Cranston
Through the efforts of two English alumni, Hillary and Adam Dixon, this $2,500.00 award was established in 2002 by the Dixon Family Foundation to be given to one junior English major each year. Emma Cranston, the 2016 grant recipient, will present her research findings. The title of her talk is Derek Walcott, The BBC’s “Caribbean Voices”, and Emma Cranston.
Marketing, Publicity, and Editing with Mary Bisbee-Beek
For over thirty years, Mary Bisbee-Beek has been immersed in the world of books and literature, serving at different times as editor, publicist, and marketing consultant. She will talk to students about the world of publishing books – and the state it’s in, today. She will discuss what book publicity is, and what a potential career in the literary arena might look like, today, and in ten years.
March 1st, 2017
Tackling the Racial & Ethnic Disparity
In this informational panel, come hear from Multnomah County DA Rod Underhill, Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman, and Multnomah County Sheriff Mike Reese about the policy changes they’ve made using data from the Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) report. Event is open to the public. Questions? Contact Sarah Fine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 2nd, 2017
Civil Disobedience Workshop
Civil Disobedience Workshop.
This workshop is a response to the danger our country and the world faces in the wake of Donald Trump’s unconstitutional and illegal actions as president. In order to effectively oppose Trump’s agenda, we will look back to previous movements that employed civil disobedience as well as look forward as we develop new tactics that respond to our reality. The course is organized around a variety of themes that will explore the philosophy of civil disobedience as well as examining historical examples from the US and around the world of liberation and civil rights movements.
March 4th, 2017
52nd Annual International Fair
Come enjoy an array of mouth-watering dishes and fun-filled performances from across the world.
March 5th, 2017
3:00pm - 4:30pm:
Forces of Nature
Lewis & Clark College’s Faculty New Music Ensemble presents their annual Friends of Rain New Music Series titled “Forces of Nature” featuring music which explores the beauty and power of nature. The program includes works by Emily Doolittle, Stacey Philipps, George Crumb, Toru Takemitsu, and Lewis & Clark College Composers Renée Favand-See and Texu Kim.
March 6th, 2017
7:30pm - 9:00pm:
Bruce Neswick Faculty Recital
Adjunct Instructor of Organ Bruce Neswick, Canon for Music at Trinity Cathedral, downtown Portland, will play a faculty recital on the renowned Casavant organ in Agnes Flanagan Chapel, on Monday, 6 March 2017, at 7:30pm. He will play music by Bach, Franck, Howells and fellow adjunct professor Texu Kim, among others. All are welcome.