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January 22nd, 2015

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 4:30pm: Meditation
    You are invited to this meditation session in the lower level of the chapel in our beautiful meditation room (Room 112).  This weekly meditation time is designed for everyone, and you are welcome to come whether you are well acquainted with meditation or new to it (or somewhere in between).  Please contact Jeanne Lilly, Contemplative and Spiritual Life Coordinator ( for more information.

January 20th, 2015

  • Image preview 7:00pm: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
    Lewis & Clark College students, staff, and faculty will share readings of Dr. King’s writings and speeches, paired with jazz music from Devin Phillips, a jazz musician from New Orleans.  Additionally, LC community members will share favorite and original works around this year’s theme: “We are the ones we have been waiting for.”

January 19th, 2015

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 7:00pm: MLK Week Art Build by PUB! (Pluralism and Unity Board)

    Art build with the Pluralism and Unity Board (PUB) to kick off MLK Week! Come create social justice-themed art in a community space. Use a variety of art supplies as a medium to reflect on Dr. King, his legacy and this year’s MLK Theme: “We are the ones we have been waiting for.”

December 11th, 2014

  • Image preview 7:00pm: Common Ground (Earth-Based Spirituality Group)
    Interested in paganism, Wicca, shamanism, and/or general earth-based spiritual practices?  Come check out the Common Ground group.  Weekly meetings begin on December 4th at 7 p.m. in the lower level of the chapel.  For more information contact Miles French at

December 9th, 2014

  • Image preview 6:00pm: Closing Ceremony for the Dana Louis Art Installation in the Gallery
    Dana Louis, artist of the installation, will burn enveloped containing wishes for cleraning that are coming from all over the world- and there are now more than 1800 envelopes.  Join us for this ceremony, and to thank Dana for her gift of art and community-building. 

December 6th, 2014

  • Image preview 8:00pm: Annual Holiday Service of Sacred Song & Verse
    This annual service features traditional advent scripture readings, congregational singing of Christmas carols and wonderful holiday and sacred music. There will be vocal performances by two Lewis & Clark choirs, the Cappella Nova and the Women’s Chorus both directed by Adam Steele.  Alumni singers will join the Cappella Nova in singing two anthems.  Our wonderful Casavant organ will be played by Grant Edwards, class of 1994.  This year’s theme is “Holiday Visions of Hope and Peace.”

December 4th, 2014

  • Image preview 6:30pm: Newman Club Advent Study Series
    Join us for this 3-part Advent Series for Catholic college students and young adults.  Each session includes food, social time, prayer and a keynote message.  Sponsored by Our Lady of the Lake, St. Pius X, and St. Philip Neri parishes along with the Lewis & Clark Newman (Roman Catholic) Club.  Contact Debi Haug ( to sign up or to get more information.

November 23rd, 2014

  • Image preview 6:00pm: Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration
    Come and join in this interfaith celebration of the thanksgiving season!  Students from a variety of faith traditions will participate.  There will be music and an opportunity to reflect on what we are thankful for.  Enjoy hot apple cider and pumpkin pie afterwards too!  Contact Mark Duntley ( or Hunter Meece ( for more information.

November 18th, 2014

  • Image preview 11:00am - 5:00pm: Labyrinth Walk
    This is an opportunity for students, staff, and faculty to engage in the spiritual exercise of walking a labyrinth.  Labyrinth walking is an ancient form of spiritual meditation and contemplation that transcends traditional religious boundaries.  Come and experience the simplicity and peace of this timeless spiritual practice.  Located in the Gregg Pavilion right next to Agnes Flanagan Chapel, you are welcome to come by to walk the labyrinth anytime between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Tuesday, November 18th.

November 15th, 2014

  • Image preview 7:00am: Serve Breakfast as a Volunteer at Clay Street Table
    Come make and serve breakfast to homeless and hungry guests at the Clay Street Table in downtown Portland.  We will leave campus at 7 am.  Afterwards we will join together for a time to reflect together on the experience.  Please email Hilary Himan ( for more information and to sign up.

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