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January 21st, 2017

  • Image preview MLK Week of Service Learning & Action
    From January 21 to January 27, 2017, Lewis & Clark College is dedicating an entire week to commemorating the movement of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We offer featured programs, events, and opportunities for service.
    until January 27
  • Image preview 12:00pm - 5:00pm: MLK Service Day 2017
    Join us in honoring Dr. King through service and learning!

January 22nd, 2017

  • Image preview All Day: MLK Week of Service Learning & Action
    From January 21 to January 27, 2017, Lewis & Clark College is dedicating an entire week to commemorating the movement of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We offer featured programs, events, and opportunities for service.
    until January 27

January 23rd, 2017

  • Image preview All Day: MLK Week of Service Learning & Action
    From January 21 to January 27, 2017, Lewis & Clark College is dedicating an entire week to commemorating the movement of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We offer featured programs, events, and opportunities for service.
    until January 27
  • Image preview 5:30pm: 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture: Marcilynn Burke
    Marcilynn Burke, Associate Dean and Professor of Law, University of Houston Professor Burke’s expertise is in environmental, natural resources, land use, and property law. She has served at the U.S Department of the Interior and as the Acting Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management helping develop federal land use, resource management, and regulatory oversight policies.

January 24th, 2017

January 25th, 2017

  • Image preview All Day: MLK Week of Service Learning & Action
    From January 21 to January 27, 2017, Lewis & Clark College is dedicating an entire week to commemorating the movement of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We offer featured programs, events, and opportunities for service.
    until January 27
  • Image preview 7:00pm: Fighting for Racial Justice During the Trump Presidency: MLK Week Keynote Lecture by James Forman
    Professor James Forman Jr. is a noted legal authority on the mass incarceration of black men in the U.S. criminal justice system.  He will give our Chamberlin Social Justice lecture for MLK Week 2017, speaking on “Fighting for Racial Justice During the Trump Presidency.” Inspired by Dr. King and other civil rights activists, Forman will offer concrete strategies for improving schools and eliminating the mass incarceration of black men.



    Professor Forman teaches at Yale Law School and writes in the areas of criminal procedure and criminal law policy, constitutional law, juvenile justice, and education law and policy. His particular interests are schools, prisons, and police, and those institutions’ race and class dimensions. Professor Forman’s book, titled Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, will be published in the spring of 2017.

January 26th, 2017

  • Image preview All Day: MLK Week of Service Learning & Action
    From January 21 to January 27, 2017, Lewis & Clark College is dedicating an entire week to commemorating the movement of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We offer featured programs, events, and opportunities for service.
    until January 27
  • Image preview 4:30pm - 6:30pm: 2017 Spring Activities Fair

    Kick off the spring semester at the 2017 Spring Activities Fair!

    Connect with friends and L&C’s awesome student organizations!

January 27th, 2017

  • Image preview All Day: MLK Week of Service Learning & Action
    From January 21 to January 27, 2017, Lewis & Clark College is dedicating an entire week to commemorating the movement of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We offer featured programs, events, and opportunities for service.

February 7th, 2017

February 16th, 2017

Recent Events

January 20th, 2017

  • Image preview 8:30am - 2:50pm: Inauguration Day Teach-In: Learn • Discuss • Act

    Friday, January 20, 8:30 a.m. - 2:50 p.m., Council Chamber and various locations at the college of arts and sciences (CAS).



    The Ethnic Studies Department of the CAS, with co-sponsorship by the CAS office of inclusion and multicultural engagement (IME) and the campus-wide committee on diversity and inclusion​ (CDI) will host an inauguration day teach in. The teach-in is designed to be non-partisan and has panelists from a variety of backgrounds and from the CAS and law schools. Information on the teach-in, the panels and panelists is available at the link below. In addition to the panelists listed, Prof. Bruce Podobnik will be on the environmental panel and Prof. Paul Powers will be on the international relations panel.






January 19th, 2017

  • Image preview 5:30pm: Tackling the Racial & Ethnic Disparity
    In this informational panel, come hear from Multnomah County DA Rod Underhill, Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman, and Multnomah County Sheriff Mike Reese about the policy changes they’ve made using data from the Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) report. Event is open to the public. Questions? Contact Sarah Fine <sfine@lclark.edu>.


     

December 13th, 2016

  • Image preview 11:00am: Finals Study Break
    President Glassner, Dean of Students Gonzalez, and the Campus Activities Board invite you to the annual fall Finals Study Break!

    To support students during this hectic time of year, President Glassner, Dean of Students Gonzalez, and the Campus Activities Board will be hosting a study break with donuts and hot coffee!

    Be sure to stop by early because once we run out of donuts and coffee, that’s it.

December 9th, 2016

December 8th, 2016

  • 5:30pm - 7:30pm: Alumni of Color Supper Club
    The Supper Club is a special event for up to 10 current L&C students to share a nice dinner with several alumni of color at Lewis & Clark. It is a great, informal opportunity to build community with different generations within the L&C community and learn about our stories before, during, and after L&C!
    WHEN: The Supper Club will take place at 5:30PM on Thursday, December 8th
    WHERE: Board Room, Manor House

December 7th, 2016

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:00pm: IME R&R: Puppies!
    The IME Suite is getting taken over by puppies! Come take a study break and relax with some of the LC community’s most beloved furry friends.

December 6th, 2016

December 5th, 2016

December 3rd, 2016

December 1st, 2016

  • Image preview 7:00pm - 8:00pm: PTL: The HERO in Us All!

    Come and join Joe-Barry Gardner in this Passport to Leadership Workshop where we break down the strengths of different Superheroes and correlate them to the strengths you already currently use.

November 30th, 2016

  • Image preview 5:00pm - 7:00pm: French Dinner Table
    Enjoy your dinner while having a conversation with your peers in French!

November 29th, 2016

  • Image preview 12:00pm - 4:00pm: Listening Forum - Communicating across Cultures and Differences

    To help improve our listening skills and our cross‐cultural communication, we are hosting two campus-wide forums. Lunch will be provided. 

  • Image preview 12:30pm - 4:30pm: Listening Forum - Communicating across Cultures and Differences
    To help improve our listening skills and our cross‐cultural communication, we are hosting two campus-wide forums. Lunch will be provided.
  • Image preview 7:00pm: Fighting for Racial Justice During the Trump Presidency: MLK Week Keynote Lecture by James Forman
    Professor James Forman Jr. is a noted legal authority on the mass incarceration of black men in the U.S. criminal justice system.  He will give our Chamberlin Social Justice lecture for MLK Week 2017, speaking on “Fighting for Racial Justice During the Trump Presidency.” Inspired by Dr. King and other civil rights activists, Forman will offer concrete strategies for improving schools and eliminating the mass incarceration of black men.



    Professor Forman teaches at Yale Law School and writes in the areas of criminal procedure and criminal law policy, constitutional law, juvenile justice, and education law and policy. His particular interests are schools, prisons, and police, and those institutions’ race and class dimensions. Professor Forman’s book, titled Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, will be published in the spring of 2017.
  • 3:30pm - 5:30pm: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) class
    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) an 8-week program that involves meditation and movement to address stress
  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: Organzing for Change workshop with Freedom University
    Which strategies do you use to build awareness and effect change on or off campus? Come to this workshop to explore tactics utilized by undocumented students at Freedom University - Georgia.
  • Image preview 5:30pm: 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture: Marcilynn Burke
    Marcilynn Burke, Associate Dean and Professor of Law, University of Houston Professor Burke’s expertise is in environmental, natural resources, land use, and property law. She has served at the U.S Department of the Interior and as the Acting Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management helping develop federal land use, resource management, and regulatory oversight policies.
  • Image preview 12:00pm - 5:00pm: MLK Service Day 2017
    Join us in honoring Dr. King through service and learning!
  • Image preview 8:30am - 2:50pm: Inauguration Day Teach-In: Learn • Discuss • Act

    Friday, January 20, 8:30 a.m. - 2:50 p.m., Council Chamber and various locations at the college of arts and sciences (CAS).



    The Ethnic Studies Department of the CAS, with co-sponsorship by the CAS office of inclusion and multicultural engagement (IME) and the campus-wide committee on diversity and inclusion​ (CDI) will host an inauguration day teach in. The teach-in is designed to be non-partisan and has panelists from a variety of backgrounds and from the CAS and law schools. Information on the teach-in, the panels and panelists is available at the link below. In addition to the panelists listed, Prof. Bruce Podobnik will be on the environmental panel and Prof. Paul Powers will be on the international relations panel.






  • Image preview 5:30pm: Tackling the Racial & Ethnic Disparity
    In this informational panel, come hear from Multnomah County DA Rod Underhill, Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman, and Multnomah County Sheriff Mike Reese about the policy changes they’ve made using data from the Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) report. Event is open to the public. Questions? Contact Sarah Fine <sfine@lclark.edu>.


     
  • Image preview 11:00am: Finals Study Break
    President Glassner, Dean of Students Gonzalez, and the Campus Activities Board invite you to the annual fall Finals Study Break!

    To support students during this hectic time of year, President Glassner, Dean of Students Gonzalez, and the Campus Activities Board will be hosting a study break with donuts and hot coffee!

    Be sure to stop by early because once we run out of donuts and coffee, that’s it.
  • Image preview 3:00pm - 5:00pm: Meeting of the Committee on Diversity and Inclusion
    You are invited to attend the December meeting of the Committee on Diversity and Inclusion. Space is limited, so please RSVP.
  • 5:30pm - 7:30pm: Alumni of Color Supper Club
    The Supper Club is a special event for up to 10 current L&C students to share a nice dinner with several alumni of color at Lewis & Clark. It is a great, informal opportunity to build community with different generations within the L&C community and learn about our stories before, during, and after L&C!
    WHEN: The Supper Club will take place at 5:30PM on Thursday, December 8th
    WHERE: Board Room, Manor House
  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:00pm: IME R&R: Puppies!
    The IME Suite is getting taken over by puppies! Come take a study break and relax with some of the LC community’s most beloved furry friends.
  • Image preview 9:30am - 11:00am: Central City Coffee tasting event
    A social enterprise of the non-profit Central City Concern working to end homelessness.
  • Image preview 6:00pm: Walking with Subjects of History: Accompanying Indigenous peoples’ struggle for autonomy and human rights in Chiapas, Mexico, and beyond
    Walking with Subjects of History: Accompanying Indigenous peoples’ struggle for autonomy and human rights in Chiapas, Mexico, and beyond

    with Luisella Preciado, attorney with the Fray Bartolomé de las Casas Human Rights Center
  • Image preview 8:00pm: Hip Hop Club Dance Party!!
    Hip Hop Club Dance Party!!
    Saturday, December 3rd @ 8pm
    Smith Hall
  • Image preview 7:00pm - 8:00pm: PTL: The HERO in Us All!

    Come and join Joe-Barry Gardner in this Passport to Leadership Workshop where we break down the strengths of different Superheroes and correlate them to the strengths you already currently use.

  • Image preview 5:00pm - 7:00pm: French Dinner Table
    Enjoy your dinner while having a conversation with your peers in French!
  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:00pm: PTL: Staying Woke Requires Rest: Leadership Means Mindfulness to Take Care of Yourself and Your Community
    How do you balance being a student, taking leadership responsibilities to support your community, and taking care of yourself?  This interactive workshop explores strategies to become more effective student leaders while holding space for community-building and self-care.

 

Diversity and Inclusion

Contact Us

  • Dean of Diversity and Inclusion
    Janet Steverson
    Douglas K. Newell Professor of Teaching Excellence
    Email: jws@lclark.edu
    Voice: 503-768-6667

    Diversity and Inclusion

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