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  • January 17

    RCA/PCA Drop in Hours are Back for Spring Semester!  

    Visit Resident Career Advisors (RCAs) and Peer Career Advisors (PCAs) during their office hours for help with resumes, cover letters, job and internship searches, and more! We hope to see you soon!

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    January 17

    Give Us a Hand with the Career Center’s Photo Contest…

    Take a picture with the Career Center’s yellow Handshake chair, add the hashtag “#GiveStudentsAHand” and send it to

    To receive chair access, please sign up here, and trade your license or student ID card to use the Handshake chair for 15 minutes.

    There are six categories of submission: creative/funny, sports related, best location, holiday, best video, and best overall. Here are the winners from last year

    The winner determined by the Career Center and will receive a $25 Amazon gift card! The deadline for the contest is 5pm, January 30, 2018. Good luck! 

  • January 16

    Step 1: Complete Application

    Applications are now due February 6 by 5pm - no exceptions.  You can apply for positions in multiple offices, however, you must submit a unique cover letter for each office explaining why you want to work in that office specifically.  You will also be asked to submit your resume.

    Step 2: Interview
    Someone in the office(s) you applied to will reach out to you during the interview period to set up an interview.  If you are currently abroad, your interview will likely be via Skype or something similar.

    Step 3: Receive an Offer

    If you receive an offer you have until March 5 to make a final decision.




  • September 22
    Lewis & Clark has switched to Handshake, the leading career platform used at over 400 colleges and more than 200,000 employers. Login today to complete your profile and put your best self forward to employers


January 23rd, 2018

  • Careers in Political Economy
    Interested in International Political Economy, Sustainable Development, Clean Energy Economics, or International Economics?

    Learn more about careers in these fields with special guest:

    Kristy Mayer
    Sr. Manager, Analytics & Business Intelligence
    Simple Finance

January 30th, 2018

January 31st, 2018

  • Pre-Health Workshop
    Meet College Advisors and a Career Counselor to make the most of your preparation for a career in health care. You may be considering physical therapy, nursing, medicine and a variety of other occupations!

    This workshop is for all students!

February 1st, 2018

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    Founders Day Party
    The entire Lewis & Clark community is invited to celebrate the college’s 151st—a day early.
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    Exploring Law School
    If you are thinking about law school and want to know more about the whole process, this workshop is for you!

February 9th, 2018

  • RVK, Inc. University Day Applications Due 1/28
    RVK, Inc. would like to invite L&C Economics students to a presentation introducing our firm and the investment consulting industry! A presentation typically fills an entire morning at RVK’s office in downtown Portland. Breakfast (pastries and fruit) and coffee are provided for students and attendees.

    The agenda for the 2018 RVK University Day includes:
    9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. - Welcome and introduction to our firm and the investment consulting industry
    9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. - Asset Allocation Introduction, and the Asset Allocation Game
    10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.- Investment Manager Research Overview
    10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. - Performance Measurement & Analytics
    11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Asset Allocation Game results and questions
    11:30 a.m. – Noon - Critical Factors for Career Success
    Noon - Office tour OR Departure

    Students who would like to attend *must* RSVP in Handshake and ALSO send your resume directly to Amanda Wheaton, employer relations coordinator in the Career Center at

    Transportation may be available depending on amount of students attending. Please let Amanda know if you require transportation. Deadline to RSVP and submit your resume is Sunday 1/28/2018 at midnight.

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