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Record Crowds Attend Family Weekend! 

Alumni and families traveled from near and far to attend Homecoming and Family Weekend 2015. Highlights from the weekend include the new Career Center grand opening, talks by faculty and deans, and clam chowder at the tailgate party. See photos from the weekend here!
 
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Alumnus and Industry Leader in Impact Investing, Jed Emerson ’81, to Present at Winterim 2016 

Consider encouraging your child to be one of 25 Lewis & Clark students attending the Center for Entrepreneurship's Winterim, January 11-15, 2016. Winterim participants will work with Jed Emerson ’81, an expert on socially responsible investing. Students will learn specific entrepreneurial skills from Jed and other entrepreneurs. Deadline to apply has been extended to November 20. Housing is provided for students who live on-campus. Get more information and apply here.
 
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President Barry Glassner Reflects on the

“Uses of Ignorance”   

President Barry Glassner’s essay about his opening convocation speech to first-year and transfer students and their families has been published in the Chronicle of Higher Education. Click here to read his full essay.
 
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12th Annual Ray Warren Symposium on Race and Ethnic Studies: Race and Ethnicity in Education

From November 11-13, the Lewis & Clark community will look at matters of race and ethnicity as it pertains to education. What we learn and how we learn it are fundamental to the success of individuals, institutions, and societies. Click here to learn more about the symposium, keynote speakers, and events here. 
 
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Summer Student Internships

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Over the summer our students keep busy in a variety of impressive ways. Funding for internships is available from many different sources, ensuring access to meaningful experiences. Click here to watch this summer intern profile video to learn more about the impact summer internships can make on students.
 

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November 26-29 Thanksgiving Break
December 17 Vacation Begins
January 11-15 Winterim
January 19 First day of classes, Spring Semester 
March 21-27 Spring Break
May 6 Commencement Banquet
May 7 Commencement  
 
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