L&C Magazine | Spring 2015

Featured Stories

President's Letter

A Season of Accomplishments

The successes we earn are the products of thinkers and doers who flourish in an environment of collaborative inquiry and learning.

On Palatine Hill

  • An Evening With Sister Helen Prejean

    On February 4, as part of Black History Month, Lewis & Clark hosted a talk with Sister Helen Prejean, an instrumental advocate in sparking national dialogue on the death penalty and helping to shape the Catholic Church’s newly vigorous opposition to state executions.
  • A Leader in Higher Ed

    President Barry Glassner has been elected as a national delegate to the board of directors of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities.
  • PioPride

    Pio Sports
  • New Dean: Catherine Gunther Kodat

    Catherine Gunther Kodat will become the new dean of the College of Arts and Sciences in July.
  • Havel’s Place

    More than 200 guests, including residents from the local Czech community and international dignitaries, gathered outside Fir Acres Theatre to dedicate Lewis & Clark’s newest addition to the campus grounds: Václav Havel’s Place.
  • Letters


  • Festival of Scholars

    On April 17, the undergraduate campus celebrated a day of scholarship via the Festival of Scholars. Classes were canceled to allow the entire community to participate. The Festival of Scholars is designed to showcase student research, performance, and art from across the curriculum. The festival is sponsored by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
  • buzz

    A miscellany of the new, the intriguing, and the obscure.
  • Among Nation’s Top 12 for Fulbrights

    The numbers are in, and Lewis & Clark is one of only 12 colleges and universities in the nation to earn recognition as a top producer of both Fulbright student and Fulbright faculty scholars for 2014–15.
  • Q&A With Rev. Duntley Religious and Spiritual Renewal

    Rev. Mark Duntley, dean of religious and spiritual life, has served the Lewis & Clark community since 1989. The Chronicle caught up with Duntley to learn more about this effort.

Alumni News

Oregon’s 2015 Teacher of the Year

Michael Lindblad MAT ’96

Kate Brown JD ’85 Named Governor of Oregon

On February 18, law school alumna Kate Brown became governor of Oregon following the resignation of John Kitzhaber.

Composing a Life of Music

Cal Scott BA ’72

In Memoriam

Friends of Lewis & Clark Remembered

In memory of Robert Martin, Harvey Schmidt, Sara Exposito, Joan Hartzke McIlroy and Susan Galyen.