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Academic English Studies

What is AES?

Academic English Studies (AES) provides courses designed to:

  • facilitate an advanced level of language proficiency in English;
  • foster the necessary critical thinking and 21st century skills needed to participate in higher education learning and as global citizens.

By engaging students and faculty with the greater Lewis & Clark campus and Portland communities, AES supports Lewis & Clark’s commitment to diversity and inclusion as essential to creating an ideal learning environment.

Who do we serve?

Academic English Studies is a member of EnglishUSA and University and College Intensive English Programs (UCIEP).

AES is an accredited department of Lewis & Clark, NWCUU

Events

March 20th, 2019

  • 7:00pm: A Hollywood Career in Costume Design with Black Panther’s Ruth Carter
    Ruth Carter’s unparalleled ability to develop an authentic story through costume and character has made her one of the most sought after and renowned costume designers today. She has garnered two Academy Award (Oscar) nominations for “Best Costume Design,” for Spike Lee’s MALCOM X (1993) and Steven Spielberg’s AMISTAD (1998) as well as an Emmy nomination in 2016 for the reboot of ROOTS.

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