On and Off Campus
February 12th, 2016
This vocal Valentine, featuring Lewis & Clark’s three choral ensembles and four a cappella singing groups, includes music for lovers and haters!
February 13th, 2016
Havana-Portland is an exhibition featuring six young Cuban artists.until March 13
February 14th, 2016
Portland Chamber Orchestra: Mozartiana
Join Portland Chamber Orchestra in Lewis & Clark’s Agnes Flanagan Chapel as we present Mozartiana on Sunday, February 14, 2016.
February 19th, 2016
Public Lecture by Dan Chambliss
“How College Works - and how to make it work better”
Presented by Dan Chambliss
Eugene M. Tobin Distinguished Professor of Sociology
February 22nd, 2016
Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements. Reading & presentation with Walidah Imarisha
All organizing is science fiction. Those wanting to change the world must first be able to dream of new worlds. That’s where Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories From Social Justice Movements comes in. Join co-editor Walidah Imarisha for a reading and presentation/community conversation/discussion about radical science fiction and social change.
Sponsored by Ethnic Studies, Office of Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement, Gender Studies and English
February 24th, 2016
5:00pm - 8:00pm:
Choice Words: Igniting Greatness in Youth
This 2-part workshop will help teachers, parents, counselors and others in the lives of young people learn about The Nurtured Heart Approach.
A Poetry Reading by David Baker
David Baker is author of eleven books of poetry, most recently Never-Ending Birds (Norton), which won the Theodore Roethke Memorial Poetry Prize in 2011, and a forthcoming volume, Scavenger Loop. His five books of prose include Show Me Your Environment: Essays on Poetry, Poets, and Poems (Michigan, 2014) and, with Ann Townsend, Radiant Lyre: Essays on Lyric Poetry (Graywolf, 2007). Among his awards are prizes and grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Poetry Society of America, and Society of Midland Authors. He holds the Thomas B. Fordham Chair at Denison University in Granville, Ohio, and is Poetry Editor of The Kenyon Review.
February 25th, 2016
3:00pm - 6:00pm:
On-Campus Career Fair
On February 25th, Lewis & Clark will host an on-campus Career Fair featuring local employers and grad schools! Current Lewis & Clark students, as well as recent alumni (one year out), are invited. All participating employers have jobs and/or internships available. This event, along with other Career Fair Week events, provides an incredible opportunity for students to network and take the first steps towards their next jobs, internships, and education.
February 28th, 2016
The Lewis & Clark Orchestra presents its first concert of the spring semester featuring the winner of the 2015 Lewis & Clark Concerto Competition. Works by Mozart and Elgar will be featured.
March 3rd, 2016
A Poetry Reading by D.A. Powell
D. A. Powell’s most recent books are Repast (2014) and Useless Landscape, or A Guide for Boys (2012) which received the National Book Critics Circle Award in poetry. His honors include the Kingsley Tufts Prize in Poetry, the Shelley Memorial Prize from the Poetry Society of America, and an Arts & Letters Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts & Letters, as well as fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. A former Briggs-Copeland Lecturer at Harvard, Powell has taught at University of Iowa, UT-Austin, Columbia, Davidson and Stanford. He lives in San Francisco.