Departments & Programs
- Academic English Studies (ESL)
- Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
- East Asian Studies
- Environmental Studies
- Ethnic Studies
- Exploration and Discovery
- Foreign Languages
- French Studies
- Gender Studies
- German Studies
- Health Professions
- Hispanic Studies
- International Affairs
- Latin American Studies
- Mathematics/Computer Science
- Political Economy
- Political Science
- Religious Studies
- Rhetoric and Media Studies (formerly Communication)
- Sociology and Anthropology
Megan Coggeshall (’12) tells the story of how she ended up as a data analyst in global health research after graduating Lewis & Clark College with a degree in Environmental Studies and French Studies.
Environmental Studies and Economics major Aaron Fellows ’16 talks about his summer internship with the International Economic Development Council.
Chloe Waterman (’12) gives her advice and insight into getting a job saving animals and working with NGOs after graduation.
Kelsey Kahn (ENVS major ’15) shares her reflections on her summer internship at the Oregon Water Science Center through the U.S. Geological Survey.
Eva Ramey (ENVS minor) tells about her trip to the island of Maziwe to study marine ecology.
Haley Flora (‘14) shares her experience interning for Gevurtz Menashe Law Firm, and her exposure to working in the law field.
Tom Rodrigues (‘14) describes his experience doing an internship with the Bicycle Transportation Alliance and his task of updating old curriculum related to bicycle safety for kids.
Dick Fink (‘12) describes his experiences post-graduation and his transition into a new field of music and advertising.
Alix Finnegan relates her experience traveling to Swaziland for a summer opportunity abroad as part of a digital field scholarship project.
Laura Houlberg spent her summer creating a short film “Shopdrop+Roll” through the Summer Documentary Filmmaking Program provided by the Media Institute for Social Change. Read about the experience and see her video!
Kelly Kay (‘09) explored the opportunities available to her before finally deciding academia was where she wanted to be.
Jack Murray (‘11) landed a job as an analyst a wind energy firm after graduating from Lewis & Clark.
Rosanne Wielemaker (‘11) discusses her evolving views of urban agriculture post-graduation.
Emily Nguyen (‘11) has spent the last year in Vietnam as a Fulbright scholar. In this blog entry, she describes her Fulbright experience.
April 24, 2012 - Carley Matsumoto (‘13) explores methods for creating opportunities in unexpected places in Kenya.
April 16, 2012 - Paige Enfinger (‘12) discusses new models of living in South America.
March 27, 2012 - Martin Frye (‘10) learns firsthand that hard work, trying new things, networking, and being in the right place at the right time can conspire to create great opportunities.
March 23, 2012 - Megan Mills-Novoa (‘09) says, “don’t worry about it.”
December 19, 2011 - Isabel Kuniholm (‘12) reflects on her semester abroad.
December 12, 2011 - Emma Redfoot (‘13) writes about ecotourism and voluntourism in this reflection on her experience in Ecuador.
December 8, 2011 - Melanie Frank (‘12) spent last spring in Australia studying the effects of bottled water consumption.
November 21, 2011 - Stephanie Levine (‘12) reflects on her internship with a local up-and-coming crafting institution.
April 3, 2011 - Mia H. reviews the February conference in Washington, DC.
January 21, 2011 - Believe it or not, it can be hard to stay engaged once you’re out of college.
December 21, 2010 - International Affairs major (and Environmental Studies minor) Claire Cummings blogs on the value of unpaid internships.
December 16, 2010 - James McKenna discusses commodities in South America.
November 16, 2010 - On the ENVS blog, Andrew Coggiola ‘09 opines on post-college life.
September 27, 2010 - ENVS major Sarah Bobertz on her summer internship at the Oregon Zoo.
September 8, 2010 - ENVS major Tara Brown authors a blog post (appearing on the official ENVS blog) on the politics surrounding words like “organic” and “fair.”
March 3, 2010 - Symposium co-chairs Claire Cummings and Ben Mitzner have authored a blog post (on the official ENVS blog) on their experiences at a recent conference at Portland State.