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Lewis & Clark among top 25 schools making an impact in Princeton Review’s “Colleges That Pay You Back”

Lewis & Clark College is one of the nation’s best colleges for students seeking a meaningful education with great career preparation at an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review in its newly released edition of Colleges That Pay You Back. Read more about the results and how they are calculated here.
 
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On-Campus Career Fair February 25  

Remind your student to get their resume in order and pre-register for Lewis & Clark's on-campus career fair on February 25! The following companies will be present to talk to students about internships and entry-level jobs: Columbia Sportswear, Intel, Adidas, Survey Monkey, Simple Bank, GuideSpark, Vacasa, Rubicon, Alpha Media, and more. For more information, click here

To help prepare students for the Career Fair, Dr. Marc Williams will present, “What Would You Attempt If You Knew You Could Not Fail?” on February 24. Dr. Williams is considered one of the top college motivational speakers in the United States. For more information, click here.
 
Athletics

Gender Studies Symposium to Look at Gender and Sexuality in Play

On March 9–11, students, scholars, gamers, comedians, activists, artists, and visionaries will gather to toy with topics such as the meaning of child’s play, the concept of the humorless feminist, ideas of leisure and escape, and the nature of entertainment and comedy. Read more about the 35th Annual Gender Studies Symposium here.
 
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Thinking of You Program

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 catering@lclark.edu to place an order. Please allow ten days for your order to be delivered. Click here for more information.
 
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Video: The Making of Cartlandia 

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It’s no secret that the Portland food cart scene is thriving. Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies Bryan Sebok is collaborating with Lewis & Clark students on a documentary aimed at understanding the economic and cultural significance of the mobile food movement. Learn more about their work here.
 

Important Dates:

February 5 Last day for rising juniors and seniors to apply for early sign-up for campus housing. Click here for more information. 
February 22-25 Career Fair Week. To see all of the Career Fair Week activities, click here.
February 25  On-Campus Career Fair
March 21-27 Spring Break
May 2-5 Spring Semester Final Exams
May 6 Commencement Banquet, for more information click here
May 7 Commencement, for more information click here. 
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