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New building offers a home for space tracking partnership with U.S. Air Force
November 4, 2014

New building offers a home for space tracking partnership with U.S. Air Force

What sets the plot of the 2013 hit film “Gravity” in motion is space debris hurtling around in orbit, tearing apart a space shuttle and stranding George Clooney and Sandra Bullock. It’s a catastrophe that’s not as far fetched as one might think, at least the part about renegade space junk turning a shuttle or satellite into, well, more space junk. To help prevent a disaster like the one in “Gravity,” the U.S. Air Force teamed up with Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado...

Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl
November 19, 2014

Students win Rocky Mountain Regionals of Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl

Four FLC students -- including Theresa O'Hare, Ivie Crawford, and Tyler Colle -- embarked on a trip last weekend to compete in the Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl. The Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl is a debate-style tournament that takes place across the world and challenges students to take an ethical stance on a complex case against another team. Read Theresa's blog detailing the mixed emotions and challenges that they faced in Boulder. 

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