E&D Spring Kick-Off Colloquium: “South Asia on the Oregon Trail”
Date: 1:50pm - 2:50pm PST January 23 Location: Agnes Flanagan Chapel
Agnes Flanagan Chapel
Fourth lecture in the Exploration & Discovery 2018-2019 Colloquium Series: Civic Engagement and the Common Good.
Attended by all E&D students and faculty, this event features an exciting panel inspired by the Netflix documentary “Wild, Wild Country” and will examine ways that South Asian culture intersects with Oregon.
- Ranjani Krishnan (’06), musician and high school math teacher
- Randy Porter, Grammy-nominated jazz pianist and Lewis & Clark Professor
- Ayesha Freeman, Principal of Cleveland High School
- Yash Bisht, Lewis & Clark student
- Blair Orfall, L&C staff member. Coordinator for the Keck ILC and leading the L&C overseas trip to India for Fall 2019
- Niren Toelkes, former lawyer and follower of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, now life coach/meditation trainer
This event is free and open to the Lewis & Clark Community.