Lewis & Clark Spring 2014 Events
for Admitted Students and Families
If you are prospective student who intends to apply/has applied and L&C, you are also invited!
As you prepare to make your college decision, learn more about the L&C community at a reception in your area. Join students and alumni as well as parents of current and former students, and enjoy a presentation by a member of L&C’s outstanding faculty & administration. These events are free for admitted/prospective students and families.
View the calendar below and use the form at the bottom of the page to sign up for a program in your area.
March 19 - Portland
March 27 and 29 - Honolulu
April 1 - Seattle
April 3 - Los Angeles
April 5 - Denver
April 10 - San Francisco
April 10 - Minneapolis
April 16 - Washington, D.C.
March 19: Portland
Meet local alumni, parents, and admitted students, and enjoy dinner with one of L&C’s outstanding professors - Professor Emeritus of History, Dr. Stephen Dow Beckham.
Wednesday, March 19, 6 p.m.
The Mission Theater
1624 NW Glisan St.
Dinner followed by a talk titled “From Classroom to Courtroom: Adventures of a History Professor.”
March 27 and 29: Honolulu
Meet local alumni, parents, and admitted students at a special event with the twenty-fourth President of Lewis & Clark Barry Glassner, his wife Betsy Amster, Dean of Students Anna Gonzalez, Dean of Enrollment Lisa Meyer, and Acting Director of Athletics Mark Pietrok.
Thursday, March 27, 6 p.m.
1451 Queen Emma St., Honolulu
reception followed by remarks
Students interested in athletics are also invited to the Lewis & Clark Athletics Open House.
Saturday, March 29, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Athletics Open House at Waialae Country Club
4997 Kahala Ave., Honolulu
brunch at 9:30 a.m.; program at 10:30 a.m.
April 1: Seattle
Meet local alumni, parents, and admitted students, and spend the evening with two of L&C’s outstanding professors - Director of Environmental Studies Program and Associate Professor of Geological Science Liz Safran and Associate Professor of History Andy Bernstein.
Tuesday, April 1, 6 p.m.
Seattle Marriott Waterfront
2100 Alaskan Way
Reception followed by talk on “Mount Fuji: Physical and Imagined. Crossing the Science/Humanities Divide to Study a Celebrity Volcano.”
April 3: Los Angeles
Meet local alumni, parents, and admitted students, and enjoy the evening with one of L&C outstanding professors - Associate Professor of Philosophy Becko Copenhaver, winner of the Lewis & Clark Teacher of the Year Award in 2013.
McCormick & Schmick’s
206 N. Rodeo Drive
Reception followed by a talk titled “Why Philosophers Believe There is More to the Mind than the Brain.”
April 5: Denver
Meet local alumni, parents, and admitted students, and enjoy the morning with one of L&C outstanding professors - Professor Emeritus of History Dr. Stephen Dow Beckham.Saturday, April 5, 10 a.m.
History Colorado Center
Brunch followed by a talk titled “From Classroom to Courtroom: Adventures of a History Professor.
April 10: Minneapolis
Meet local undergraduate and law alumni, parents, and admitted students, and enjoy the evening with one of L&C’s outstanding professors - Professor of Law and Director of the International Environmental Law Project, Chris Wold J.D. ‘90.Thursday, April 10, 6 p.m.
The Depot Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel
225 Third Avenue South
Reception followed by a talk on “Will Legalizing the Ivory Trade Save the African Elephant or Drive It Closer to Extinction?”
April 10: San Francisco
Enjoy the evening with local alumni, parents, and admitted students, and learn about Lewis & Clark’s new Entrepreneurship Center and Program with the Managing Director of the Entrepreneurship Program Michael Kaplan and current student Micah Leinbach ‘14.Thursday, April 10, 6 p.m.
Courtyard San Francisco Downtown
299 2nd St., San Francisco
Reception followed by a talk on “Knowledge for Impact - The Practical Application of the Liberal Arts.”
April 16: Washington, D.C.
Meet local alumni, parents, and admitted students, and enjoy the evening with one of L&C outstanding alumni - Matt Wuerker ‘79, winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning.Wednesday, April 16, 6:30 p.m.
The National Press Club
529 14th St. NW,
Reception followed by a talk on “Jumping from Print to Pixels: Cartoons Adapt to the Digital Revolution.”
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