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  • Student-athlete CJ Appleton has no time to waste

    At 30 years old, Carl “CJ” Appleton’s age alone puts him in the nontraditional college student category. But CJ’s story­, which includes many highs and lows, defies typical labels.

    October 16
  • New Pioneer

    Meet new head football coach Jay Locey, former chief of staff for Oregon State University’s football program.
    January 16
  • Student athletes pioneer recycling business

    Football and baseball player Stein Retzlaff ’16, former football player Erich Roepke ’16, and their three business partners—Hunter Meece ’15, Kyle Roepke, and Trent Martin—were recently awarded an Incubator+Launch Seed Fund grant. They are now eligible for up to $20,000 to fund their venture.
    December 4
  • Perfect Match

    Alexe Navarro ’17 shares why she journeyed from Hawai‘i to play volleyball and study at Lewis & Clark.

    March 2
  • Jay Locey named new football coach

    Lewis & Clark College has hired Jay Locey, former chief of staff at Oregon State, as its new head football coach, Director of Physical Education and Athletics Shana Levine announced Tuesday.
    December 16
  • All in the Family

    Soccer and track star Emily Thompson ’16 follows in the athletic and academic footsteps of her parents.

    November 6
    • Jay Odenbaugh
      Odenbaugh

    Associate Professor of Philosophy and Department Chair Jay Odenbaugh has been selected as a 2015-16 Fulbright Scholar. This award will allow Dr. Odenbaugh to serve as Visiting Research Chair in the Philosophy of Science at the University of Calgary in Canada during part of his sabbatical next year.


    • Julio C. de Paula
      de Paula

    Julio de Paula, Professor of Chemistry and Program Chair of Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, been named as a Cottrell Scholar by the Research Corporation for Science Advancement. In the 20-year history of the Program, de Paula is one of only five Cottrell Scholars in Oregon. 


  • The College of Arts & Sciences has received a grant in the amount of $300,000 from the Sherman Fairchild Foundation to design and implement curricular and co-curricular initiatives that support first-generation college students interested in the mathematical and natural sciences.


    • Greta Binford
      Binford

    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Lewis & Clark an additional $261,000 in support of Associate Professor of Biology Greta Binford’s project, “Comparative Venomes of Recluse Spiders and Kin: Treatments and Toxin Discovery.” Supported by the Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA) program, this three-year multidisciplinary project will involve undergraduate students in cutting-edge bioinformatics-based research using proteomics and high throughput sequencing of transcriptomes.


    • Rebecca Lingafelter
      Lingafelter

    Assistant Professor of Theatre Rebecca Lingafelter won a 2015 Drammy for “Outstanding Achievement in Solo Performance” for her work in Grounded (CoHo Productions). 


    • Tamily Weissman-Unni
      Weissman-Unni

    Assistant Professor of Biology Tamily Weissman has been awarded a $20,000 Life Sciences Renewal grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.


  • Eco Explorer, Eco Educator

    Jesse Lowes M.A.T. ’11 travels to the Galapagos Islands to invigorate his science classroom at home.
    February 2016
  • Preacher and Doc

    Bob Fitch B.S. ’61, a noted photographer, has documented some of America’s greatest 20th-century human rights campaigns.
    September 2015
  • Game Changer

    At age 30, C.J. Appleton rebounds from hardship to excel in football, basketball, and academics at Lewis & Clark.
    February 2016
  • The Great War 100 Years Later

    A new library exhibition—designed largely by students—examines the impact of World War I on the college, the nation, and the world.
    February 2016
  • Character Builder

    Actor Usman Ally transforms scholarly insight into compelling characters.
    September 2015