Board of Trustees Archive

Highlights of the May Board of Trustees Meeting

On May 7 and 8, due to COVID-19, the Board of Trustees held its first-ever virtual meeting via Zoom.

Winterim Applies the Liberal Arts To Entrepreneurship

From January 13 to 18, 30 L&C students from all corners of the globe will do a deep dive into entrepreneurship and leadership. 

Board of Trustees Approves the Strategic Plan at October Meeting

During its meeting on October 25 and 26, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved the institutional strategic plan, “Exploring for the Global Good.

2018 LC Day of Giving A Success!

A huge thank you to the LC campus community for supporting the third annual Day of Giving!

David Reese to Serve as Vice President, Chief of Staff, General Counsel, and Board Secretary

President Wim Wiewel selected David Reese to serve as general counsel, board secretary, and inaugural chief of staff. 

Highlights of the February Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees announces gifts, votes to begin a comprehensive campaign, and votes to divest from fossil fuels.

Board of Trustees Votes to Divest From Fossil Fuels

The Lewis & Clark College Board of Trustees has voted unanimously to divest from all fossil fuel holdings in the endowment.

A Trio of $1M Gifts Announced at the Board of Trustees Meeting

Bateses, Fowler and Levin, and Mahaffy make gifts; entrepreneurship gains new name.

Trustees Exploring Fossil-Fuel Divestment

Lewis & Clark’s Investment Committee has convened a subcommittee to explore implementing a fossil-fuel divestment plan for the endowment.

Lewis & Clark Selects Wim Wiewel as Its Next President

Lewis & Clark has selected Wim Wiewel (pronounced Vim VEE-vel) to lead the institution forward as its next president. Wiewel, who has just completed a nine-year run as president of Portland State University, will start in his new role on October 1.

Anderegg Family Gift Strengthens Endowed Scholarships

Don Anderegg has worked as a carpenter at Lewis & Clark for 20 years, building many friendships and a special appreciation for “this amazing place” and its students. Now that relationship and his family’s remarkable generosity have joined together, linking the Andereggs and the college for the benefit of generations yet to come.

Selecting Our Next President

The Presidential Search Committee is pleased to share that the search for Lewis & Clark’s next president is underway.

Board of Trustees approves 2017-18 budget

At its meeting on February 25, the Board of Trustees approved the operating and capital budget for the 2017-18 academic year.

Q&A With Interim President David Ellis

David Ellis, a longtime member of the Lewis & Clark community, stepped into the role of interim president. Learn more about David and his plans for the future.

President Barry Glassner Steps Down; David Ellis Named Interim President

The Board of Trustees has accepted President Glassner’s resignation and has appointed David Ellis, current vice president, secretary and general counsel as interim president, effective immediately.

Our Commitment to Support Students Regardless of Immigration Status or Religious Affiliation

Many members of the Lewis & Clark community have shared concerns regarding the new White House administration’s proposals as they relate to Muslims and also to possible changes in immigration laws and policies. Though we do not yet know what changes in policy and enforcement will occur, Lewis & Clark has always and will always support members of our community to the fullest extent possible.

Women in the Sciences Highlighted at October Board Meeting

The Board of Trustees held its first meeting of the academic year on Friday, October 28.

Highlights of the May Board of Trustees Meeting

Highlights of the May Board of Trustees Meeting

College launches first-ever 24-hour Day of Giving: Tuesday, April 5

Lewis & Clark launches its first-ever Day of Giving at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, April 5, which includes special giving opportunities for the campus community.

Board of Trustees approves 2016-17 budget

The new budget goes into effect June 1, 2016.

Josh Walter named vice president for institutional advancement

President Barry Glassner announced today that Josh Walter will become the new vice president for institutional advancement. He will start in late April.

A Message from the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees

On behalf of the Board of Trustees, we want to share our outrage at the recent Yik Yak posts and the hateful assaults on two of our students. We are particularly concerned to ensure the safety of our students and want the assailants brought to justice.

Strength of foreign languages highlighted at October board meeting

The Board of Trustees held its first meeting of the academic year on Friday, October 16.

Amelia Wilcox BA ’81 named acting academic director of the Center for Entrepreneurship

Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Catherine Gunther Kodat announced today that Amelia Wilcox BA ’81, assistant professor with term in the psychology department, will serve as the acting academic director of the Center for Entrepreneurship for the next year.

President appoints search committee for vice president of Institutional Advancement

President appoints search committee for vice president of Institutional Advancement

Alan Finn named chief financial officer

President Barry Glassner announced today that Alan Finn will become the new vice president for business and finance and treasurer.

Comings and Goings: Rocky Campbell ’00 selected to lead Career Center

Comings and Goings Update: Rocky Campbell ’00 selected to lead Lewis & Clark’s Career Center. See the full list of new faces, new titles, and a few farewells.

Board of Trustees approves 2015-16 budget

The Board of Trustees has approved the operating and capital budget for the 2015-16 academic year.