On and Off Campus
April 3rd, 2017
12:10pm - 1:10pm:
“Experiencing the Criminal Justice System as a Victim-Survivor-Thriver: Views from the Bench”
In 2006, the first year of serving as Presiding Judge in Washington County, Judge Kohl’s daughter was murdered. Judge Kohl wrote and published a book about this experience which has opened doors for him to speak about his experience, and the power of reconciliation, forgiveness, and reformation with prison inmates.
April 4th, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm:
“‘The horror of normalcy’: Katherine Dunn, Geek Love, and Cult Literature” Exhibition and Reception
Please join us for the launch of The Horror of Normalcy: Katherine Dunn, Geek Love, and Cult Literature on Tuesday, April 4, 5:00-7:00 P.M.
April 5th, 2017
A Fiction Reading by Michael Ondaatje
Michael Ondaatje is one of the world’s foremost writers – his artistry and aesthetic have influenced an entire generation of writers and readers. Although he is best known as a novelist, Ondaatje’s work also encompasses poetry, memoir, and film, and reveals a passion for defying conventional form. His transcendent novel The English Patient explores the stories of people history fails to reveal by intersecting four diverse lives at
the end of World War II. This bestselling novel was later made into an Academy Award-winning film.
April 6th, 2017
Life After Graduation Workshop
This workshop is designed to prepare seniors for graduation and the transition to post graduation life. The transition from a college student to a college graduate requires several adjustments. This is an opportunity for students to prepare for these adjustments and to learn how to manage life after college. We will discuss important aspects of graduation such as the anxiety and excitement of graduating, maintaining friendships after graduation, the transition to a life with additional responsibilities, and preparing for a career.
Life Behind Barbed Wires: A First-Hand Account of the Wartime Incarceration of Japanese Americans
Please join us for a talk by Lewis and Clark alumnus George Nakata (class of ’57) about what it was like to be imprisoned as a Japanese American during World War II. Mr. Nakata will also speak about the legacy of the Japanese American incarceration and what it means to us today.
Civil Disobedience Workshop
Civil Disobedience Workshop.
This workshop is a response to the danger our country and the world faces in the wake of Donald Trump’s unconstitutional and illegal actions as president. In order to effectively oppose Trump’s agenda, we will look back to previous movements that employed civil disobedience as well as look forward as we develop new tactics that respond to our reality. The course is organized around a variety of themes that will explore the philosophy of civil disobedience as well as examining historical examples from the US and around the world of liberation and civil rights movements.
April 7th, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm:
Senior Art Exhibition Opening
This year’s Senior Art Exhibition showcases the work of 14 Lewis & Clark art majors.
7:30pm - 8:30pm:
Tyler Lebovic & Tarun Bishop Piano Recital
Tyler Lebovic and Tarun Bishop will present a joint piano recital, as music minors. Music will include both classical and non-classical pieces, from Bach and Scarlatti, to Beethoven, to Rachmaninoff, the Piano Guys, to a duet on “Let it Be” by the Beatles.
LIVE STREAMED EVENT
April 8th, 2017
3:00pm - 4:30pm:
Franya Berkman and Obo Addy World Music Concert
April 9th, 2017
7:30pm - 8:30pm: