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November 30th, 2017

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Nonfiction Reading by Ryan White
    Twice named one of the top writers in the country by the Society for Features Journalism, Ryan White spent nearly 16 years at the Oregonian covering sports, music, and culture. He has appeared on the public radio variety show Live Wire! as both an interviewer and an essayist. He has written for Sports Illustrated, the Wall Street Journal, the Dallas Morning News, the Washington Post, the Sacramento Bee, the Portland Mercury, and Portland Monthly magazine. His newest book is, Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way.

February 13th, 2018

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Fiction Reading by Don Waters

    Don Waters is the author of Sunland, a novel, and two story collections, The Saints of Rattlesnake Mountain and Desert Gothic, which won the Iowa Short Fiction Award. His fiction has been widely published and anthologized in the Pushcart Prize, Best of the West, and New Stories from the Southwest.

    A frequent contributor to the San Francisco Chronicle, he’s written for the New York Times Book Review, Outside, The Believer, Tin House, and Slate, among other publications. Waters is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and teaches at Lewis & Clark College.

    He lives in Portland, Oregon with his partner, the writer Robin Romm, and their daughter.

February 26th, 2018

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Poetry Reading by Paul Merchant
    Paul Merchant was born in Wales and taught for many years at Warwick University. Since 1988 he has lived in Oregon, where he was Director of the William Stafford Archives in Watzek Library at Lewis & Clark College. His volumes from Five Seasons Press include Bone from a Stag’s Heart (1988 Poetry Book Society Recommendation), Some Business of Affinity (2006 Oregon Book Award finalist), and Bread & Caviar (2016). His translations from Greek, Modern Greek, Latin and Welsh have been published by Five Seasons, Trask House and Tavern Books. 

April 5th, 2018

  • Image preview 4:00pm: A Poetry Reading by Samiya Bashir
    Samiya Bashir’s previous books of poetry, Gospel and Where the Apple Falls, exist.
    Sometimes she makes poems of dirt.
    Sometimes zeros and ones.
    Sometimes variously rendered text.
    Sometimes light.

    She lives in Portland Oregon, with a magic cat who shares her obsession with trees and blackbirds and occasionally crashes her classes and poetry salons at Reed College.

News

  • September 16
    Co-Sponsorship committee
  • October 2
    The Resources and Allocation Committee administers the space, supplies, and businesses of the SBA. The R&A committee operates the SBA website, Clarks List, and the Student outlines archive and buyback program. It runs the SBA Student store, helping to design and create resources of value to the student body, such as study materials, merchandise, and clothing. Resources and Allocation is in charge of scheduling the use of the SBA conference room by student groups, as well as control of the advertising and notices on the physical bulletin boards of campus. The R & A committee, in conjunction with the Registrar’s office, also administers the end of the year faculty evaluations.
  • October 2
    The Elections Committee is responsible for conducting elections for first-year pod representatives, the transfer student representative, and any SBA vacancies in the fall. The SBA elections committee also conducts the campus-wide elections of SBA Representatives in the spring. All law students are able to participate by assisting the Committee in conducting the elections, so long as they are not Representatives and not running in the elections. The SBA Internal Vice President chairs the Committee, unless a conflict of interest arises.
  • October 2
    The Budget Committee is responsible for insuring that money collected from student fees is used in accordance with the SBA Constitution, its Bylaws, its Budget policy, and any authorizing directives of the SBA Board of Governors. The Budget Committee is responsible for evaluating requests for funding, auditing expenditures from student organizations, and whenever possible, coordinating the efficient and cost-effective use of student fees by student organizations, or other requesting individuals or organizations. The SBA Treasurer is chair of the Committee, and it consists of 5-12 representatives including the SBA Internal Vice President.
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    February 11
    Even wintery weather didn’t keep crowds from downtown Portland’s sold out Newmark Theatre on February 7. Attendees didn’t want to miss current Lewis & Clark professors Mary Szybist and Kim Stafford honoring renowned poet and former Lewis & Clark professor William Stafford (1914-1993) at the centennial of his birth.
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    January 15
    William Stafford (1914–93) achieved international acclaim as the author of dozens of volumes of poetry, winner of a National Book Award, consultant in poetry to the Library of Congress, and Oregon Poet Laureate. He also taught at Lewis & Clark for 30 years. And, thanks to the Stafford family, we hold his literary archives.
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    November 21
    Associate professor of English wins the 2013 National Book Award in Poetry for her latest collection, Incarnadine.
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    October 9
    We honor the acclaimed poet and teacher who made Lewis & Clark his academic home.
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    October 7
    With her daughter Meghan Rose, Ruth Shagoury co-authors a book for parents to encourage reading with young children at home.
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    June 7
    Lewis & Clark launches a yearlong centennial celebration for the revered professor and former U.S. and Oregon poet laureate William Stafford.
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    October 3
    Education professors Ruth Shagoury and Andie Cunningham investigated whether standardized testing measures what matters most.
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    January 6
    This coffee is far from campus but has excellent beverages.  It may be a little short on table space and may be a little crowded for studying, but the environment is great for study breaks.
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    January 6
    The coffee shop has a good selection of beverages, but the Annex may be a better study spot.  The location is great if you are looking for food or other study break diversions.
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    January 6
    A good coffee shop with plenty of works space and late hours.
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    January 6
    A quiet and spacious coffee shop that is also open late.
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    January 6
     A 24-hour coffee shop with free internet, great coffee, and a friendly staff.
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    January 6
    A quirky coffee shop with a good selection of comics to boot.
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    January 6
     A cute coffee with real food and a good environment for studying.
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    January 6
    A cheery coffee shop and bakery with friendly staff.
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    October 10
    Portland’s fabulous Hammy’s Pizza is not only open for take-out until 2:30am but it’s incredible pizza will cause even the mightiest pizza snobs to fall to their knees in joy.
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    October 10
    The spice level is enjoyable without being overbearing, and the spices linger rather than sear. The meals should be accompanied with Garlic Nan.
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    October 10
    They serve good food, like yummy pizzas and brats, but they also have a lot of healthy and gluten free options, such as a vegan bowl.
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    October 10
    Bomber Restaurant & Catering is an all-American diner that serves breakfast items like De Gaulle’s Special, 4 triangles of cinnamon French toast.
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    October 10
    I find the noodle to be key with pad se ew and Baan-Thai’s achieves the proper “chewy but not too chewy” designation.
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    October 10
    The Whole Bowl does a great job of getting customers in and out, providing them with great service, and relatively healthy food in a reasonable amount of time.
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    October 10
    These Waffle Window waffles are those waffles crazy great-grandmother who gives you awesome presents for your birthday.
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    October 10
    Original, unique and initially exclusive to the Portland area, Voodoo is famous for its one-of-a-kind doughnuts – but don’t expect to study there.
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    October 10
    I went to Swagat because I was at the gym with a friend of mine and we wanted to get Indian food and a lady in the locker room said it was good.
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    October 10
    Sushi Hana is a “bargain” sushi eatery with locations throughout Portland and Southern Washington.
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    October 10
    The restaurant also offers typical Japanese fair such as udon, curries, and tempura.

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