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Parents Edition, November 2019

Audience Deconstructs What They Know at TEDx Event

Lewis & Clark’s first-ever TEDx event gave students the opportunity to take the stage and deconstruct the topic of their choice. A student team of organizers, led by Tuse Mahenya BA ’21 and Ariel McGee BA ’21, gets all the credit for the event’s success. Learn more about the event and watch videos of the talks.
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Lewis & Clark Students Vote at Much Higher Rates Than the National Average

A recent study by Tufts University’s Tisch College of Civic Life found that Lewis & Clark students voted in the 2018 midterm elections at a much higher rate than the national average. Opportunities for civic engagement on campus could factor into the increase. Read more.
Amber Case ’08 [photo]

Travel With Your Pioneer Community!

Experience the vibrant world of music, dance, and art in Cuba. Meet with political, religious, and tribal leaders in Israel and the West Bank. Race on a historic sailing schooner in the Canadian Gulf Islands. Soak in the magical Mývatn Nature Baths in Iceland. All of these adventures are currently open for registration through our Pioneer Travel Program, with several additional trips in the planning stages. Join us!
Amber Case ’08 [photo]

Winterim Priority Consideration Deadline Approaches

Winterim is a fast-paced, immersive week designed to encourage students in all majors to develop entrepreneurial and leadership skills in a supportive and fun environment. This year’s keynote speaker, Theranos whistleblower Erika Cheung, will speak on Ethics in Entrepreneurship. More information and application details.
Amber Case ’08 [photo]

Where to Find LOVE

Earlier this semester, one of acclaimed artist Robert Indiana’s iconic LOVE sculptures was unveiled in the plaza outside J.R. Howard Hall. The statue will be on Lewis & Clark’s campus throughout the fall semester.
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New Policy Adopts Official Use of Chosen Name for Campus Identity

The new campus-wide Chosen Name Policy allows students, employees, and alumni to identify themselves within the Lewis & Clark community using a chosen name that differs from their legal name. More information.

Important Dates

November 11-21: Pioneer Travel, Greece
December 11: Last Day of Classes
December 14-18: Final Exams
March 4: Lewis & Clark Day of Giving
March 21-March 29Spring Break

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