On and Off Campus
December 21st, 2014
Exhibit: Color Theory, Albers to Itten
Watzek’s Special Collections and Visual Resources Center are pleased to announce a new exhibit on Color Theory, as displayed through Special Collections holdings from the Josef Albers’ 1963 classic tome, The Interaction of Color. Stop by the 3rd floor of Watzek to see three silkscreened teaching cards from this rare original as well as works by LC faculty Debra Beers and Cara Tomlinson.until January 31, 2015
Portland Chamber Orchestra “G. F. Handel’s MESSIAH / JUDAS MACCABEUS”
The Portland Chamber Orchestra and the Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland will offer their first ecumenical holiday concert in a performance of both the Christmas portion of Handel’s “Messiah” and selections from the oratorio “Judas Maccabaeus“. The program also features the Hillsboro Community Youth Choir. The performance at Lewis & Clark College will take place on Sunday, December 21 at 3:00 pm in Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Tickets range from $25.00 to $5.00. Advance tickets are available by calling the Portland Chamber Orchestra office at 503.771.3250. Tickets are also available at the door or at www.portlandchamberorchestra.org
January 19th, 2015
8:15am - 3:30pm:
MLK Day of Service for the Lewis & Clark Community
Join the MLK Day of National Service! Over 800 students from nine different colleges will unite in NE Portland for one day to volunteer and serve the Cully neighborhood. Transportation will be provided by Lewis & Clark College.
4:00pm - 7:00pm:
MLK Week Art Build by PUB! (Pluralism and Unity Board)
Art build with the Pluralism and Unity Board (PUB) to kick off MLK Week! Come create social justice-themed art in a community space. Use a variety of art supplies as a medium to reflect on Dr. King, his legacy and this year’s MLK Theme: “We are the ones we have been waiting for.”
January 20th, 2015
7:00pm - 8:00pm:
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
Lewis & Clark College students, staff, and faculty will do readings of Dr. King’s writings and speeches, paired with jazz music from Devin Phillips, a jazz musician from New Orleans. Additionally, LC community members will share favorite and original works around this year’s theme: “We are the ones we have been waiting for.”
January 21st, 2015
4:00pm - 5:30pm:
Screening and Discussion of “Anne Braden: Southern Patriot”
Please join us for this free screening and discussion of the documentary, “Anne Braden: Southern Patriot” as part of MLK Week.
January 22nd, 2015
6:00pm - 7:30pm:
From MLK to Michael Brown #blacklivesmatter A Social Justice Teach-in
LC Community members with an advanced understanding of racial justice will participate in a Social Justice Teach-in, facilitated by local academics and activists (and activist academics). The goal of the Teach-in is to increase individual knowledge and capacity to work for racial justice.
January 23rd, 2015
5:30pm - 7:00pm:
Community Dinner to discuss the new film “Selma”
Please join us for a Community Dinner and Dialogue to discuss the new movie, Selma.
January 28th, 2015
7:00pm - 9:00pm:
Screening of “Dead Man Walking” in preparation for Sr. Helen Prejean’s LC Visit
Please join us for this special free screening of the Oscar-winning film, Dead Man Walking, in preparation of Sister Helen Prejean’s visit to Lewis & Clark College on February 4, 2015.
January 29th, 2015
Poetry Reading by Victor Rodríguez Nuñez
Please join us for an wonderful evening with poet Victor Rodríguez Nuñez. This event is co-sponsored by the English Department and the Hispanic and Studies and Latin American Studies Departments.