On and Off Campus
October 23rd, 2014
A Fiction Reading with Alexis Smith
The English department is delighted to welcome author Alexis Smith. Her first novel, Glaciers, was published by Tin House Books. Her second novel, Islands, is forthcoming from Houghton Mifflin.
October 25th, 2014
An Evening with Bill Nye The Science Guy
Tickets for An Evening with Bill the Science Guy in the Pamplin Sports Center are now SOLD OUT. A free simulcast of An Evening with Bill Nye the Science Guy will be shown in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Tickets are not required for the simulcast.
Bill Nye — scientist, engineer, comedian, author, and inventor—will bring his special brand of pop culture science literacy to Portland on Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m. at the Pamplin Sports Center at Lewis & Clark, 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road. The event is open to public; doors open at 6 p.m.
At the event, Nye will delve into his early history, the importance of science education, and inspiring others to change the world through it. Nye has worked to make science entertaining and accessible for most of his life. He initially discovered a talent for tutoring in high school, and spent afternoons and summers demystifying math for his fellow students.
October 31st, 2014
Homecoming & Family Weekend
Celebrate with families, alumni, and students this fall. Cheer on the Pios at the Homecoming game. Experience student performances and art. Expand your knowledge with distinguished faculty during Pioneer College.until November 2
November 5th, 2014
Tuskegee Airman Lt Col Alex Jefferson
Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson, is a 93 year old retired US Air Force officer, and one of the famous “Tuskegee Airmen”, also known as the 332nd Fighter Group.During World War II, Black Americans throughout the U.S. were subject to Jim Crow laws which legalized segregation and the American military was also segregated.President Truman signed an executive order ending segregation in the military in 1948 (3 years after the war’s end).
Lt. Col. Jefferson’s book, Red Tail Captured, Red Tail Free: Memoirs of a Tuskegee Airman and POW, is a personal memoir of those who served America in World War II and after.
Please join us for this very special opportunity. Lt Col Alexander Jefferson will speak from 7-8 p.m. in the Chapel at Lewis & Clark College. A book-signing and reception will follow. The event is free and open to the public.
November 7th, 2014
Spring Awakening, the Musical
Lewis & Clark College Theatre Department presents “Spring Awakening, the Musical”
Fir Acres Theatre Main Stage
Friday, Saturday, November 7, 8 – 7:30pm
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, November 13,14,15 – 7:30pm
Sundays, November 9 & 16 – 2:00pm