On and Off Campus
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 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.
10th Annual Watzek Rocks
We are pleased to announce the 10th annual Watzek Rocks lineup! Jung Body, Watch Out, and Cheerlieder will be rocking Watzek, January 22 at 4 p.m. Kick off the semester with us and show us your moves.
Deportation, Coercive Mobility, and the Statecraft of American Migration: Roots and Routes of State Capacity, 1914—1941
Ethan Blue is Senior Lecturer in History at the University of Western Australia. His talk will examine the emergence of American mass deportation in the early 20th century. The United States currently has one of the most intricate deportation regimes in the history of the world, and deports some 400,000 people per year. It is a bipartisan political effort, with widespread support among Democrats and Republicans alike.
Reinventing Documentary: The Art of Allan Sekula
The Eric and Ronna Hoffman Gallery of Art presents:
Reinventing Documentary: The Art of Allan Sekulauntil March 15
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 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 19th, 2015
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.”
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.
December 21st, 2014
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