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L&C INSIDER; Parents Edition


Get to Know Interim President David Ellis

David Ellis, a longtime member of the Lewis & Clark community, has stepped into the role of interim president. He recently issued a message of support for our international community and expressed his commitment to ensure that L&C is a safe space for all. Learn more about David and his plans for the future in this interview.   

New Minor in Middle East/North Africa Studies  

Building on proven strengths in world languages and literatures, overseas study programs, and interdisciplinary studies, Lewis & Clark faculty approved the creation of a Middle East/North Africa (MENA) studies minor

Community Gathers to Remember Physicists Shannon O’Leary and Adam Clausen

A Tribute of Life and Love for Shannon O’Leary, assistant professor of physics, and her spouse Adam Clausen was held in Agnes Flanagan Chapel on Saturday, January 28. Shannon and Adam died in an automobile collision on December 26, 2016.   

 Surprise Your Student! 

Send your student a sweet surprise with Lewis & Clark’s dining services program called Thinking of You. Choose from an array of house-made, edible treats prepared with fresh ingredients. Fun packages include a birthday celebration, a Valentine’s Day surprise, and many more. Call 503-768-7888 or email to place an order. Click here for more information.

Student Screenplay is Film Festival Winner 

Noah Foster-Koth BA ’19 was one of ten winners of the Seattle International Film Festival’s Catalyst Screenplay Competition. Noah’s script competed with 150 submissions. Read more about his festival win. 

Why Students Study Art at Lewis & Clark 

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Supported by incredibly talented and dedicated professors, many students choose to study art during their time at L&C—often combining art with another academic discipline. Learn more about the art department

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March 27April 2: Spring break 
April 17: Housing lottery for fall 2017
April 27: Last day of classes 
May 6: Commencement
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