State of the School Address

Did you miss the State of the School Address President Lopez gave on Thursday, April 21? Below is a transcript of the speech given at the event along with notes from the follow-up discussion. Transcript and Notes from follow-up discussion with attendees.  Is there anything you would like to let President Lopez know before sheContinue reading “State of the School Address”

Lewis & Clark: Committed to Student Health

  As new and returning students alike prepare for the start of the fall semester, Lewis & Clark is committed to providing an environment where every member of our community has the resources to be happy, healthy, and successful. This week, Lewis & Clark was recognized for these efforts, earning distinction as one of only 25Continue reading “Lewis & Clark: Committed to Student Health”

Career Center Construction Underway

Northern side of proposed Career Center at night. Photo source: The Source of Lewis & Clark College Roof patio for proposed Career Center on northern end of Templeton Campus Center. Photo source: The Source of Lewis & Clark College View of proposed Career Center’s eastern side. Photo source: The Source of Lewis & Clark College A newContinue reading “Career Center Construction Underway”

Tonya Daniel begins as Director of Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement

Welcome, Tonya Daniel! IME’s new Director, Tonya Daniel, started her role on July 13. Tonya holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies and Philosophy from The University of Alabama and a Master of Arts degree in Higher Education and Student Personnel from The University of Mississippi. Tonya worked as the director of diversityContinue reading “Tonya Daniel begins as Director of Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement”

Catherine Gunther Kodat named College Dean

President Barry Glassner announced today that Catherine Gunther Kodat will become the new dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Kodat, who currently serves as acting provost and professor of humanities at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, will begin in July. She previously was director of the American Studies Program at HamiltonContinue reading “Catherine Gunther Kodat named College Dean”

Career Center Construction to Begin This Spring

Northern side of proposed Career Center at night. Photo source: The Source of Lewis & Clark College Roof patio for proposed Career Center on northern end of Templeton Campus Center. Photo source: The Source of Lewis & Clark College View of proposed Career Center’s eastern side. Photo source: The Source of Lewis & Clark College A newContinue reading “Career Center Construction to Begin This Spring”

What’s In Store for Energy in 2015

As we move into spring term and a new calendar year, many of us think about getting organized, planning projects and improving our budgets. Facilities Services is doing the same, looking forward to a number of energy saving initiatives in 2015 to help reduce utility costs and improve service. Over the break, Watzek Library wasContinue reading “What’s In Store for Energy in 2015”

Noted Philanthropist Lorry Lokey Makes $2 Million Gift to Lewis & Clark to Support Outstanding Professors

Portland native and Business Wire founder Lorry Lokey has made a $2 million gift to provide recognition and financial support to outstanding professors at Lewis & Clark. The gift will permanently endow the Lorry Lokey Faculty Excellence Fund, thus ensuring additional revenue to help sustain the teaching, research, and creative accomplishments that distinguish faculty ofContinue reading “Noted Philanthropist Lorry Lokey Makes $2 Million Gift to Lewis & Clark to Support Outstanding Professors”

President Appoints Search Committee for Chief Financial Officer Position

Following the announcement by Carl Vance that he will retire as vice president for business and finance and treasurer of Lewis & Clark next summer, President Barry Glassner has appointed a search committee to fill the position. David Ellis, vice president, secretary, and general counsel of Lewis & Clark, will chair the committee. The other members are:Continue reading “President Appoints Search Committee for Chief Financial Officer Position”

Bridging the World of Entrepreneurship and Liberal Arts

Guadalupe Triana /// ManagingEditor Google the keywords “entrepreneurship” and “liberal arts” and you’ll get a series of results commending the emerging intersection of the two words. With higher education institutions linking the two, Lewis & Clark is trying to capitalize on the trend. On Sept. 26, President Barry Glassner emphasized the importance of an entrepreneurialContinue reading “Bridging the World of Entrepreneurship and Liberal Arts”