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Parents Edition, April 2019

Another L&C Day of Giving Success!

Thanks to all who participated in our Day of Giving on March 13 and helped us surpass our goal for the fourth year in a row. With a total of over 2,019 gifts in 24 hours, we unlocked a $100,000 match. It couldn’t have happened without our amazing Pioneer community. Thank you for supporting our students’ education. Read more
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President Wiewel Calls on Higher Ed to Lead Climate Change Battle

In a Portland Business Journal op-ed, President Wim Wiewel called on colleges and universities throughout the country to increase sustainability and drive climate action forward. As President Wiewel says in the article, “All great social and political movements have fought uphill, against the status quo.” Read the op-ed.
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Maria Semple to Speak at Commencement

Maria Semple—bestselling author, television and film writer, and Emmy nominee—is this year’s commencement speaker. Semple’s novel Where’d You Go, Bernadette is an international bestseller that has been adapted into a film to be released later this year. Read more.
Amber Case ’08 [photo]

57th Annual IA Symposium: Challenges to the Status Quo

The oldest student-run symposium in the United States, Lewis & Clark’s International Affairs Symposium is one of the most prestigious events within Oregon’s academic and civic communities. This year’s event runs from April 8–10, and is titled Challenges to the Status Quo: A System Unraveling? Full schedule and details.
Amber Case ’08 [photo]

Senior Send-Off Reception

On Friday, May 10, celebrate our seniors with cake and a champagne toast before they graduate! Join faculty, families, and friends to raise a glass to the Class of 2019 and their many achievements. Learn more and register

Important Dates

May 3-4: Reading Days
May 11: Commencement
May 12: Residence Halls Close for Graduating Students at 3 p.m. 
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