On and Off Campus
February 9th, 2016
Havana-Portland is an exhibition featuring six young Cuban artists.until March 13
February 10th, 2016
5:00pm - 8:00pm:
Choice Words: Igniting Greatness in Youth
This 2-part workshop will help teachers, parents, counselors and others in the lives of young people learn about The Nurtured Heart Approach.
February 11th, 2016
A Poetry Reading by Linda Gregerson
Linda Gregerson’s books of poetry include Prodigal: New and Selected Poems, 1976 to 2014 (Mariner Books, 2015);The Selvage (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012); Magnetic North (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007), a finalist for the National Book Award; Waterborne (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2002), winner of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award; The Woman Who Died in Her Sleep (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1996), a finalist for both The Poet’s Prize and the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize; and Fire in the Conservatory (Dragon Gate Press, 1982).
In 2015, Gregerson was elected a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. She teaches American poetry and Renaissance literature at the University of Michigan, where she also directs the MFA program in creative writing.
February 12th, 2016
This vocal Valentine, featuring Lewis & Clark’s three choral ensembles and four a cappella singing groups, includes music for lovers and haters!
February 14th, 2016
Portland Chamber Orchestra: Mozartiana
Join Portland Chamber Orchestra in Lewis & Clark’s Agnes Flanagan Chapel as we present Mozartiana on Sunday, February 14, 2016.
February 22nd, 2016
Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements. Reading & presentation with Walidah Imarisha
All organizing is science fiction. Those wanting to change the world must first be able to dream of new worlds. That’s where Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories From Social Justice Movements comes in. Join co-editor Walidah Imarisha for a reading and presentation/community conversation/discussion about radical science fiction and social change.
Sponsored by Ethnic Studies, Office of Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement, Gender Studies and English
February 24th, 2016
A Poetry Reading by David Baker
David Baker is author of eleven books of poetry, most recently Never-Ending Birds (Norton), which won the Theodore Roethke Memorial Poetry Prize in 2011, and a forthcoming volume, Scavenger Loop. His five books of prose include Show Me Your Environment: Essays on Poetry, Poets, and Poems (Michigan, 2014) and, with Ann Townsend, Radiant Lyre: Essays on Lyric Poetry (Graywolf, 2007). Among his awards are prizes and grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Poetry Society of America, and Society of Midland Authors. He holds the Thomas B. Fordham Chair at Denison University in Granville, Ohio, and is Poetry Editor of The Kenyon Review.
February 28th, 2016
The Lewis & Clark Orchestra presents its first concert of the spring semester featuring the winner of the 2015 Lewis & Clark Concerto Competition. Works by Mozart and Elgar will be featured.
March 3rd, 2016
A Poetry Reading by D.A. Powell
D. A. Powell’s most recent books are Repast (2014) and Useless Landscape, or A Guide for Boys (2012) which received the National Book Critics Circle Award in poetry. His honors include the Kingsley Tufts Prize in Poetry, the Shelley Memorial Prize from the Poetry Society of America, and an Arts & Letters Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts & Letters, as well as fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. A former Briggs-Copeland Lecturer at Harvard, Powell has taught at University of Iowa, UT-Austin, Columbia, Davidson and Stanford. He lives in San Francisco.
March 4th, 2016
1:00pm - 5:15pm:
2016 Lewis & Clark International Law Symposium- Managing Corruption Risks in International Business: Perspectives from the U.S. and Abroad
This symposium brings together a diverse set of speakers to offer insights on recent developments in managing corruption risks in International Business. They will also offer practical advice on how to meet compliance requirements in the face of foreign challenges and how to design and implement an effective compliance regime.