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January 22nd, 2018

  • Image preview All Day: MLK Jr. Week 2018
    rom January 19th to January 27th, 2018, Lewis & Clark College dedicates an entire week of service, learning, and action to commemorate the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and other civil rights activists. We offer featured speakers, events, and opportunities for service.
    until January 27

January 31st, 2018

February 1st, 2018

  • Image preview 2:00pm - 4:00pm: Founders Day Party
    The entire Lewis & Clark community is invited to celebrate the college’s 151st—a day early.

February 6th, 2018

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Poetry Reading by Robert Hass
    United States Poet Laureate (1995–1997)
    National Book Award, Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet, Environmentalist, and Teacher

February 9th, 2018

  • Image preview 7:30pm: (Anti)Valentine’s Concert
    We present our 10th annual (Anti)Valentine’s concert, in which the Lewis & Clark choirs and a cappella groups present humorous and poignant music for lovers and haters. Featuring Cappella Nova, Community Chorale, Voces Auream, Kith & Kin, Section Line Drive, the Merry Weathers, and Semper. Katherine FitzGibbon and Brandon Brack, conductors. LIVE STREAMED EVENT

February 13th, 2018

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Fiction Reading by Don Waters

    Don Waters is the author of Sunland, a novel, and two story collections, The Saints of Rattlesnake Mountain and Desert Gothic, which won the Iowa Short Fiction Award. His fiction has been widely published and anthologized in the Pushcart Prize, Best of the West, and New Stories from the Southwest.

February 22nd, 2018

  • Image preview 5:30pm: 55th Annual Arthur L. Throckmorton Lecture
    Ayesha Jalal is the Mary Richardson Professor of History at Tufts University where she teaches at both the History Department and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.  She will give the 55th Annual Arthur L. Throckmorton Memorial Lecture.  The title of her talk is “The Light in Islam: Muslims and Liberalism in South Asia.”
  • 8:00pm: Messiaen’s “Quartet for the End of Time”
    Lewis & Clark faculty violinist Emily Cole will be joined by Oregon Symphony principal clarinetist James Shield, NYC-based cellist Laura Metcalf, and Romanian pianist Matei Varga for Messiaen’s “Quartet for the End of Time,” one of the most significant chamber music compositions of the twentieth century. The performance will also feature Marin Marais’ “La folia” and Ingolf Dahl’s rarely-performed “Concerto a Tre.”

February 26th, 2018

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Poetry Reading by Paul Merchant
    Paul Merchant was born in Wales and taught for many years at Warwick University. Since 1988 he has lived in Oregon, where he was Director of the William Stafford Archives in Watzek Library at Lewis & Clark College. His volumes from Five Seasons Press include Bone from a Stag’s Heart (1988 Poetry Book Society Recommendation), Some Business of Affinity (2006 Oregon Book Award finalist), and Bread & Caviar (2016). His translations from Greek, Modern Greek, Latin and Welsh have been published by Five Seasons, Trask House and Tavern Books. 

March 13th, 2018

  • Image preview 6:00pm: 2018 Higgins Distinguished Visitor: Mary Kay Kane
    The Higgins Distinguished Visitor is endowed by a grant from the Lorene Sails Higgins Charitable Trust. The program was designed to provide an opportunity for Lewis & Clark faculty and students and the Portland community to learn from and interact with leading legal scholars from around the world.

 

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