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Environmental Affairs Symposium Focuses on the Notion of Facts in Our Time

The 24th annual ENVX Symposium–titled “A Post-Truth Environment?”–will take place October 19–21. The symposium will offer a combination of in-person, online, and livestreamed events. All are free and open to the public.

Get Ready for the Great Oregon ShakeOut, Oct. 21

Lewis & Clark will be participating in The Great Oregon Shakeout on October 21, a day of earthquake preparedness observed by nations across the world.

Lewis & Clark to Establish Women’s Lacrosse and Men’s Soccer Teams

Lewis & Clark will soon be home to two new sports teams: Women’s Lacrosse and Men’s Soccer.

Candidates for Associate Vice President of Public Affairs and Communications, Fall 2021

Campus forums (via Zoom) for the finalists will be held on October 6, 7, and 11. Please RSVP. 

Q&A with Lewis & Clark’s New Chaplain and Director of Spiritual Life Hilary Martin Himan

Last month, Hilary Martin Himan began her new position as Lewis & Clark’s chaplain and director of Spiritual Life. In the following Q&A, Hilary shares her path to Lewis & Clark, her work toward social justice, and the necessary adaptations of spiritual care and wellness during a pandemic.

Deadline Extended: All Employees Must Complete Wildfire Smoke Training by Oct. 1

Lewis & Clark employees—including student employees—must review the OSHA Wildfire Smoke Presentation prior to completing this knowledge-check quiz.

Lewis & Clark Welcomes Interim AVP of Public Relations Lois Davis

Last month, PubCom welcomed Interim AVP of Public Relations Lois Davis. Get to know Lois in the following Q&A.

Update from Public Affairs and Communications

This week, the Office of Public Affairs and Communications (PubCom) is welcoming two employees and saying a fond farewell to two others. 

COVID Vaccination Policy Now Applies to All Employee Groups

Earlier this summer, the College announced its new Employee COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Although immediately effective for most employees, the policy was not made immediately effective for our represented employees, in order to give the College the opportunity to discuss the policy with our bargaining unit leaders.

Aimée Milne Named Director of the Office of Student Accessibility

In the following Q&A, Director of the Office of Student Accessibility Aimée Milne talks about her path to Lewis & Clark, her new role, and how the OSA supports students.

2021 Fall Semester Parking Information

Please look over the following information related to parking and commuting to campus. We expect to be at full capacity during peak hours and encourage drivers to arrive early and budget additional time for parking. Parking permits will be required for all vehicles parked on campus beginning Wednesday, September 1.

Please reach out to parking@lclark if you have any questions around parking or commuting.

New Remote Work Policy and Agreement Now Available

The new Staff Remote Work Policy has been released and posted to the Human Resources website. The policy includes a link for documenting any remote work agreements.

RSVP Now for Presidential Search Input Sessions

We would like to hear what you think are the opportunities and challenges facing our next president, as well as any particular priorities, themes, or attributes you feel the search committee should keep in mind. If you would like to participate, please RSVP. You will then receive information necessary to access the hour-long Zoom session.