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Student brings ragtime piano greats together in Durango
Monday, March 18, 2013

Adam Swanson loves old-time piano. And later this month, he's going to share that love, festival style.

Swanson, a junior Music major from Shenandoah, Iowa, was 10 years old when he first heard ragtime music. “We bought my grandparents an internet system, and I heard ragtime as the background music,” says Swanson. “I liked it so much I started asking my mom to play it, because she played a little piano. Before long I started learning on my own.”

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FLC on Facebook launched for students!
Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Fort Lewis College is now offering a private Facebook community just for admitted and current students to make friends, share interests, and get involved on campus. Inigral’s Schools App on Facebook, allows students to create a separate “college only” profile to help students get connected to their virtual campus community.

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FLC is dubbed “military friendly”
Monday, September 17, 2012

Fort Lewis College was recently designated a “military friendly school” by militaryfriendlyschools.com.

The site is a service of G.I. Jobs, a non-governmental clearinghouse of employment and education resources that help veterans transition from military to civilian life.

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FLC students get a nod in making Durango one of the Best River Towns in America
Monday, September 10, 2012

In what will come as no surprise to anyone living in Durango, Outside Magazine named Durango one of the Best River Towns in America. More than 1,700 people cast their vote for Durango, with the multitude of activities on and off the water cited as reasons for the honor.

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FLC welcomes students, new and old
Monday, August 27, 2012

Orientation is over. Students are moved in. Parents have headed back home. The Student Union and Student Life Center are bustling again. Lecture halls and labs are open for business. And the Fall 2012 semester is underway.
 
But the welcoming of students, both freshman and returning, isn't over yet.
 
Welcome Week runs this Monday through Friday, August 27 - 31, featuring events and activities every day that'll give students a chance to meet each other and get to know their new home here at FLC.

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