On and Off Campus
November 22nd, 2014
Percussion Ensemble Kids Concert
The Lewis & Clark College Percussion Ensemble is hosting its first Children’s Concert on November 22 at 3 pm in Evans Recital Hall. There will be 30 minutes of entertaining percussion music, dance, painting, puppets, singing, and more! Following the concert, all the kids can come on stage for a “Percussion Petting Zoo” where they can try out ALL the instruments they saw on stage! The concert is FREE, and will be entertaining to all ages!
This event is live streamed, watch it LIVE.
November 21st, 2014
8:00am - 10:00pm:
Queer Spirits // Divine Creation Art Show
Join Spiritual Que(e)ry as they explore what it means to be both a spiritual and queer being and how these identities are not mutually exclusive. Consider how we can ‘queer’ traditional creation myths. This exhibit is open all day - so drop in!
Art Show: Queer Spirits/Divine Creation
Spiritual Que(e)ry is hosting its first art show, “Queer Spirits/Divine Creation” in Stamm all day from 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. The theme for this art show is creation in a queer context. Is there a queer creation myth we can tell? How do cycles of creation/metamorphosis/destruction/recreation play out in our lives?
November 20th, 2014
Social Justice Tour!
IME is proud to present the Lewis & Clark College Social Justice Tour! Did you know Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at LC in 1961? How many times have students occupied The Manor House? Come find out and learn more about Lewis & Clark College’s history!
November 19th, 2014
The Letters of Ralph Ellison: “Who Knows But On the Lower Frequencies I Speak For [Me]?
Professor John Callahan will discuss how Ellison’s letters, when published in 2016, will become an indispensable autobiographical source for new interpretations of his essays and fiction as well as for understanding the America he lived in and helped shape.
November 18th, 2014
4:00pm - 5:15pm:
Change or Charity? Exploring the Potential Unintended Consequences of Doing Good
When many of us see individuals struggling or widespread social problems, we are compelled to intervene. What happens, however, when we don’t utilize a critical lens to examine the potential unintended consequences of our well-intentioned actions? This interactive workshop will interrogate the differences between charity and change. Together, we will develop best change practices for social justice advocates and activists.
3:30pm - 4:30pm:
Bookwarming Event with J.M. Fritzman
Join the Lewis & Clark Bookstore on November 18, 2014 to celebrate the latest book from Associate Professor of Philosophy, J.M. Fritzman: Hegel. Fritzman will speak about his book, with an opportunity for questions and dialogue.
8:00am - 9:30am:
Paths to Decarbonization Discussion
Chris Joyce, NPR science desk correspondent, will moderate a discussion on “Paths to Decarbonization.”
November 16th, 2014
Bartok and The Brain
The Lewis & Clark Department of Music presents a concert featuring the music of Bela Bartok and guest lecturer Dr. Larry Sherman, PhD, a neuroscientist at the Oregon Health & Science University. This event will take place in Evans Auditorium on Sunday, November 16th at 3:30pm. Ticket prices: FREE to Lewis & Clark students, $5 for Lewis & Clark Faculty/Alumni & Seniors and $10 for the general community. This event is live streamed, watch it LIVE.
2:00pm - 4:00pm:
A Conversation on “Clearing”
A facilitated dialogue on “clearing,” the subject of the 2014 Hoffman Gallery show by Dana Lynn Louis. This afternoon of conversation will feature a panel discussion with Ms. Louis, followed by small-group discussions in which you are invited to participate.