April 7, 2017
Assistant Professor of Sociology Maryann Bylander will travel this summer to Cambodia with three Lewis & Clark students to investigate the use of microcredit—a finance model of providing small, affordable loans to new businesses in developing areas. The expedition is being funded by an ASIANetwork Freeman Student-Faculty Fellows grant.
March 23, 2017
When a longtime Lewis & Clark food services worker faced eviction due to a rent increase on his downtown Portland apartment, students and alumni stepped in to help. Within 24 hours, they collected $5,000 for Ted “Yogi” Jordan in a crowdfunding effort led by student Miranda Shakes.
March 17, 2017
For the third straight year, the National Jurist and preLaw magazines include Lewis & Clark Law School in their annual honor roll of best schools for practical training.
March 8, 2017
L&C Unanimously is a series of stories featuring Lewis & Clark faculty and staff donors. Julie Couch has worked as a Campus Safety office for over twenty years. Julie supports Lewis & Clark because of the college’s “commitment to community engagement, sustainability, and the students.”
March 2, 2017
Utterback received this top honor for his work as superintendent of Oregon’s North Clackamas school district, where his equity-driven leadership dramatically improved graduation rates and notched state-leading student growth and achievement levels.
February 21, 2017
Today Earthrise filed a lawsuit on behalf of Oregon-based Northwest Environmental Advocates (NWEA) challenging EPA’s failure to respond to an 88-page petition submitted to the federal agency over three years ago, in October 2013. The petition seeks EPA’s action to update Washington’s water quality standards for toxics, primarily for the protection of aquatic life, such as salmon and steelhead.
February 17, 2017
Lewis & Clark’s third annual student-run Middle Eastern Studies Symposium explores how cultural identity interacts with religion, gender, and resistance. Beginning Monday, February 20, and running through Wednesday, the symposium is free and open to the public.
February 7, 2017
Theatre alum Usman Ally ’04 has accumulated an impressive list of stage and screen roles since graduating from Lewis & Clark. The award-winning actor adds to that series of roles in his newest turn as the villainous Hook-Handed Man in Netflix’s new, widely-acclaimed original production, Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events.
January 30, 2017
“When the ‘Yellow Peril’ Becomes Just Like Us,”
on exhibit at the Aubrey R. Watzek Library, explores the complexities of the United States’ perception of China through images, artifacts, and documents from 1800 through the 1950s. Curated by Susan Glosser
, Associate Professor of History and Program Director of Asian Studies, the special collection runs through February.
January 25, 2017
Immigration Student Group continues assisting families detained in Texas.