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  • Facts about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and strategies for success.
  • Facts about Asperger’s and strategies for success.
  • Facts about learning disabilities and strategies for success.
  • A fact sheet outlining the rights of people with disabilities as defined by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Written by US Dept of Health and Human Services.



  • September 27
    Tuse Mahenya BA ’21, an English major and political economy minor from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, is organizing Lewis & Clark’s first TEDx event, “Deconstruct.” Scheduled for October 9, the event will give students a platform to share their ideas and hear from others about times their preconceived notions were challenged.
  • September 26

    In the summer of 2017, Ary Hashim BA ’20 put Lewis & Clark’s Renewable Energy Fee Fund to work in a rural village in Malaysia. He returned to Malaysia this past summer to double the number of lights and solar panels, and expand to an additional village in the area. For him, environmental activism complements the degree he’s pursuing in economics.

  • October 24
    Danial Afzal BA ’12, who studied theories behind the way media influences our lives, is now shaping lives himself with his award-winning short film, The Survivor. The documentary tells the story of a young student who escapes the 2014 attack on the Army Public School in Pakistan and the grief that follows.
  • Credit: Les Grands Esprits
    February 13
    In the few short years since graduating with a degree in international affairs, Matthew Rugamba ’13 has become a rising young star in African fashion. Rugamba’s Kigali-based fashion line House of Tayo was recently featured in the CNN series African Voices, with Rugamba recognized for his artistic innovation and nod to authentic African design.
  • November 11
    Kristina Dill BA ’16 is the latest Lewis & Clark graduate to earn a spot as a finalist for the internationally regarded Rhodes Scholarship. If she wins, she will be one of 32 students honored nationwide and Lewis & Clark’s third alumni to attain this prestigious award, which funds pursuit of a graduate degree at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.
  • October 20
    Rhodes Scholar Tamma Carleton BA ’09 has progressed from earning her bachelor’s degree in economics to publishing original research in the premiere global science weekly. Her newest work connects climate change to societal impacts.
  • Photo by Steve Hambuchen
    August 8
    Since starting at Lewis & Clark, Joe Williams BA ’16 (Theatre) has had an unlikely companion on his journey – CBS affiliate KPIX. In its recurring segment, Students Rising Above, KPIX followed Williams as a first-generation college student and now as an early-career professional. KPIX spoke with Williams earlier this summer about his plans for the future.
  • June 9
    Lewis & Clark’s C.J. Appleton ’17 has been named one of only five recipients of the national Wilma Rudolph Student-Athlete Achievement Award. Lewis & Clark is the only Division III school—and the only school in the West—to be represented.
  • April 15
    On November 1, 2013, Samuel Tidwell BA ’13 left his home in Greenfield, California with nothing but essential belongings that could be carried in a backpack and a homemade hand cart. Only three weeks earlier, Tidwell had committed himself to walking across the United States.
  • November 18
    Lewis & Clark’s overseas and off-campus programs provide students with unique academic and cultural experiences.
  • The Japan 1962 groups prepare to depart from San Francisco harbor.
    June 18
    Our overseas study program celebrates its 50th year.
  • Student Dave Dalton and Alum Catie Dalton
    November 14
    Dave Dalton describes his professional journey and includes news about Catie Dalton, an LC Education alum.  After graduating from Counseling Psychology in December 2010, Dave will join his wife who is already teaching in Nigeria. Also both have done long bicycling treks, including one 4,000 miles endeavor.
  • Student Spotlight:  Anne Mungai
    May 19
    Anne Mungai of Kenya, a CPSY graduate student, recently learned she is a 2010-2011 recipient of an AAUW fellowship.  She shares her motivation, faith, values and family support, all of which are part of her journey to the Graduate School of Education and Counseling, a critical step toward attaining her professional goals.
  • May 4
    Incoming ILSA Executive Director (and L&C Law alum) Will Patterson’s talk on how to break into international law as a a career is now available!  If you missed this event, you should watch the podcast as is the most informative international law career event on campus this year!
  • Sara Eichelberger '10
    April 2
    Sara Eichelberger ’10, Jesse Schouboe ’10, and David Willis ’10 earned a 100 Projects for Peace Award from philanthropist Kathryn W. Davis for their proposal titled “Peace Through the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.”
  • November 2
    A Lewis & Clark initiative, supported by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, is increasing access to science research in Oregon.
  • June 13
    When he arrived at Lewis & Clark three years ago, Brad Elkins ’10 never imagined a day like this: Between final exams on discrete mathematics and artificial intelligence, a paper on theories of international affairs, and the obligations associated with being next year’s school president, he has been working for most of the last 20 hours.
  • May 1
    Like many children, Grace Gifford ’12 learned to swim at the Y. But for her, getting in the pool was much more than a simple rite of passage.
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