L&C INSIDER; Parents Edition

Peace Corps

L&C Tops Peace Corps Top 10 List

For the third consecutive year, Lewis & Clark is a top 10 producer of Peace Corps volunteers. Lewis & Clark currently has 16 undergraduate alumni serving as Peace Corps volunteers. Since the organization’s founding in 1961, 379 Pioneers have served overseas. Read more.

New Student-Focused Website

The Office of the Dean of Students has launched a new website for current Lewis & Clark students. It will offer news alerts, daily menus, rotating tips and resources for students, and approximate arrival times for the Pioneer Express. Explore the new website.
pdx job tour

Announcing the 2013 PDX Job Tour!

The PDX Job Tour exposes students to the Portland job market and teaches strategies for a focused and successful job search. The program includes employer site visits, workshops on successful job search strategies, and informational panels of HR professionals and alumni working in nonprofit and for-profit organizations. Applications are due by March 6 at 5 p.m. Learn more here.

Counseling Center Donation

Students will receive expanded access to counseling services in the upcoming years, thanks to a donation of $200,000 from the parents of a Lewis & Clark student. The donation will allow the center to increase staffing and serve as many as 65 additional students a year. Read more.
Barry Glassner

President Provides Leadership in Higher Education

President Barry Glassner continues to influence the national conversation on the biggest issues of the day in higher education—including, most recently, the state of the college/university presidency and the importance of international education.

A Day in the Life of a L&C Student

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On a typical day at Lewis & Clark, a student’s schedule might include a handful of classes, student club meetings, a guest lecture on campus, sports practice, a work-study shift, and a concert in downtown Portland. Get a taste of what students are up to in this video.

Important Dates:

March 6 PDX Job Tour application deadline
March 23-31 Spring break
March 29 Commencement Banquet discount ends
April 11 Housing Renewal for 2013-14
April 9-18 Fall 2013 semester registration period
May 7-10 Final examinations
May 18 Commencement Ceremony
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