On and Off Campus
December 21st, 2014
Portland Chamber Orchestra “G. F. Handel’s MESSIAH / JUDAS MACCABEUS”
The Portland Chamber Orchestra and the Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland will offer their first ecumenical holiday concert in a performance of both the Christmas portion of Handel’s “Messiah” and selections from the oratorio “Judas Maccabaeus“. The program also features the Hillsboro Community Youth Choir. The performance at Lewis & Clark College will take place on Sunday, December 21 at 3:00 pm in Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Tickets range from $25.00 to $5.00. Advance tickets are available by calling the Portland Chamber Orchestra office at 503.771.3250. Tickets are also available at the door or at www.portlandchamberorchestra.org
January 20th, 2015
7:00pm - 8:00pm:
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
Lewis & Clark College students, staff, and faculty will do readings of Dr. King’s writings and speeches, paired with jazz music from Devin Phillips, a jazz musician from New Orleans. Additionally, LC community members will share favorite and original works around this year’s theme: “We are the ones we have been waiting for.”
January 29th, 2015
Poetry Reading by Victor Rodríguez Nuñez
Please join us for an wonderful evening with poet Victor Rodríguez Nuñez. This event is co-sponsored by the English Department and the Hispanic and Studies and Latin American Studies Departments.
February 2nd, 2015
52nd Annual Arthur L. Throckmorton Memorial Lecture
The Department of History is delighted to announce Dr. Dipesh Chakrabarty, Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor of History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, and the College at the University of Chicago, as the 2015 Arthur L. Throckmorton Memorial Lectuerer. Dr. Chakrabarty’s talk, titled “Historical Research: The Indian Career of A European Ideal,” will track some of the debates and processes through which certain Rankean ideas about historical sources, research, and telling the “truth” about the past found a home in British India.