On and Off Campus
October 30th, 2014
Watzek Screens: The Color of Pomegranates
Watzek screens Parajanov’s 1968 production, The Color of Pomegranates (the fourth flick in our Soviet film series) on Thursday, October 30 at 7 p.m. in Miller 105.
A Poetry Reading with Henry Carlile
Please join the English department for an evening of poetry with Henry Carlile, who will read from his most recent publication, Oregon. Refreshments will be provided.
October 29th, 2014
Faculty Chamber Players Concert
The Lewis & Clark Faculty Chamber Players will present a concert of well-known and beloved works by Mozart, Haydn and Brahms on Wednesday, October 29, at 7:30 pm in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. This event is FREE to Lewis & Clark students, $5 for Lewis & Clark Faculty/Alumni & Seniors and $10 for the general community. This performance is live streamed, watch it LIVE.
October 28th, 2014
5:00pm - 6:00pm:
The R Factor: The Secret to Turning a Liberal Arts Degree into Gold
A Talk: The R Factor: The Secret to Turning a Liberal Arts Degree into Gold
Jay Heinrichs is the author of the bestselling book Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion.
October 27th, 2014
6:00pm - 8:00pm:
Screening and Panel Discussion of Jose Antonio Vargas’ film “Documented”
In 2011, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas outed himself as an undocumented immigrant in an essay published in the The New York Times Magazine.
Documented chronicles his journey to America from the Philippines as a child; his journey through America as an immigration reform activist; and his journey inward as he reconnects with his mother, whom he has not seen in person in over 20 years. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion and reception.
10:00am - 11:30am:
Gender Studies Collections Open House
Watzek Special Collections and the Gender Studies Program invite you to a special presentation on the Jean Ward Collection and other Gender Studies materials on Monday October 27, 10-11:30 a.m. in Watzek’s Heritage Room.
October 26th, 2014
The Lewis & Clark Orchestra presents their first concert of the 2014-15 season on October 26, 2014 at 7:30 pm in Agnes Flanagan Chapel at Lewis & Clark College. The program features works of Beethoven, Ives, Schubert, and Holst. This event is FREE for LC students, $5 LC faculty/staff, seniors and alumni, $10 general admission. This performance is live streamed, watch it LIVE.
October 25th, 2014
An Evening with Bill Nye The Science Guy
Tickets for An Evening with Bill the Science Guy in the Pamplin Sports Center are now SOLD OUT. A free simulcast of An Evening with Bill Nye the Science Guy will be shown in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Tickets are not required for the simulcast.
Bill Nye — scientist, engineer, comedian, author, and inventor—will bring his special brand of pop culture science literacy to Portland on Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m. at the Pamplin Sports Center at Lewis & Clark, 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road. The event is open to public; doors open at 6 p.m.
At the event, Nye will delve into his early history, the importance of science education, and inspiring others to change the world through it. Nye has worked to make science entertaining and accessible for most of his life. He initially discovered a talent for tutoring in high school, and spent afternoons and summers demystifying math for his fellow students.
October 23rd, 2014
Historical Project Runway
Please join the History Department in this exciting and entertaining event! Come strut your stuff (historical style), on the runway whether you are a major or non-major. To compete in the designing competition, please email email@example.com with a team of 3 and submit the names of your team members as well as a team name.
A Fiction Reading with Alexis Smith
The English department is delighted to welcome author Alexis Smith. Her first novel, Glaciers, was published by Tin House Books. Her second novel, Islands, is forthcoming from Houghton Mifflin.