The John E. and Susan S. Bates Center for Entrepreneurship and Leadership’s programming is designed to add experiential opportunities to the college experience. Programming is open to all Lewis & Clark students, regardless of whether they are enrolled in an entrepreneurship class. The Center leverages its location in a world-class, progressive and collaborative city to bring leaders onto campus to discuss their industry, trends, and opportunities. Programming includes Lunch with a Leader, Winterim and Workshops. Additionally, there are numerous opportunities to connect and learn via Resources, Ventures & Partnerships.