On and Off Campus
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
Escribir en Cuba en el siglo XXI (Writing in Cuba in the 21st Century) by Leonardo Padura
Please join us for a lecture by renowned novelist Leonardo Padura. The lecture will be given in Spanish with a simultaneous English interpretation. This event is sponsored by Lewis & Clark Colleges’ Departments of History, Hispanic Studies, Latin American Studies, Latino and Iberian Studies Association (LALISA), and the NEH Arts and Lectures Fund.
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
ONLINE TICKET PURCHASING: https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?ticketing=lcc
November 12th, 2014
11th Annual Ray Warren Symposium
How Do I Look?: Race, Beauty, and Desire
This year’s symposium aims to explore these complex global questions of race, beauty, and desire from a range of angles, including examinations of the politics of black hair, hierarchies of skin color, cosmetic surgery practices that aim to reduce characteristics associated with particular racial or ethnic groups, and more.until November 14