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Men's lacrosse attracts players nationwide
Thursday, August 18, 2011

Lacrosse may be just catching on in many places in the West, but it already has long and successful roots here on the Fort Lewis campus. And as a Club Sport, anyone looking to give it a try can join in the fun and challenge of FLC Men's LAX.

Men's Lacrosse is the second longest running Club Sport at Fort Lewis, behind only the Ski Team, dating back more than 25 years.

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Where in the world will YOU make a difference?
Monday, August 08, 2011

This year, a group of Fort Lewis students and their faculty mentors changed the world. A little bit, anyway.

For three weeks this May, 18 students and their faculty mentors volunteered their professional skills in Laos, building water system for two villages. The team constructed water collection systems, pipelines, and storage tanks in the Hmong villages of Ban Nakamphaeng and Ban Pakhom, in northwest Laos.

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Where in the world will YOU study?
Monday, August 08, 2011

"College is about adventure and exploring and expanding your understanding of the world. But it's hard to really do that if you're just in a classroom," says Director of International Programs Jennifer Gay. "You've got to get out there in the world and challenge yourself. That's why I recommend every student study abroad sometime in their college career."

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Students make change happen
Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Tawnie Knight, the current Miss Hozhoni, is an example of a current student being a leader and inspiring change on campus. Fort Lewis has undergone a lot of change in a century. But, as the saying goes, change happens. For an institution to su ... Read the rest of entry »

Environmental Center projects create a better world
Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Environmental Center members conduct a waste audit of the campus. The FLC Environmental Center's rich history of promoting sustainability on campus and in the community goes back more than two decades. The Fort Lewis Environmental Center w ... Read the rest of entry »