L&C INSIDER; Parents Edition


Explore Career Opportunities for Students

Spring break offers an ideal time for students to focus on careers. Get That Job! teaches students how to conduct a focused search, and Destination Portland enables students to explore the Portland job market. The deadline to apply for these programs is March 18, so students should apply now.
Kristin Fujie

Professor Recognized for Excellence in Teaching

A scholar of 20th-century American literature, Kristin Fujie, assistant professor of English, has received a Graves Award for excellence in humanities teaching by younger professors. Learn more about Fujie and how she plans to use the $12,000 award.

Time to Renew Campus Housing

Rising sophomores who are required to live on campus and upper division students who are choosing to return to campus housing for the 2014-15 academic year are required to submit a $200 housing deposit by April 2, 2014. Housing renewal details can be found here and deposits can be made online here.
Thomas Neff

Alumnus Transforms Warheads into Electricity

As a senior researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Thomas L. Neff B.A. ’65 penned a 1991 New York Times opinion piece suggesting that Russia sell the uranium from its used weapons to the United States. The rest is history.

Spotlight on Alumni Entrepreneurial Efforts

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As their businesses begin to boom, two teams that competed in Lewis & Clark’s inaugural venture competition are gaining media attention for their entrepreneurial efforts.

Important Dates:

March 15 Financial Aid Applications Due
March 17 Midterm grades available
March 24-30 Spring Break
April 1-10 Registration for Fall 2014
May 1 Last day of classes
May 5-8 Final exams
May 9 Commencement Banquet
May 10 Commencement
Academic Calendar
Honors and Achievements
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