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Class of 2014 ends one journey, begins another at Spring Commencement
Wednesday, May 07, 2014

In two ceremonies on Saturday, May 3, more than 500 Fort Lewis College graduates and their families packed Whalen Gym for Spring Commencement. The speaker chosen to offer the Commencement Address was FLC alumnus John Chisholm (’76).

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New Geosciences, Physics and Engineering Building gets the green light
Monday, May 05, 2014

After years of planning and work, the new Geosciences, Physics and Engineering (GPE) Building at Fort Lewis College will become a reality. Word came down from the state capital that construction funding to begin the new building is now secured.

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FLC professor’s research on CO2 and plant growing seasons gains national attention
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Dr. Heidi Steltzer, Fort Lewis College assistant professor of biology, was part of a research team looking at how higher atmospheric CO2 concentration resulting from fossil fuel pollution affected the growing season of plants. The research project was a partnership between Fort Lewis College, Colorado State University, and the USDA Agricultural Research Service.

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FLC Hall of Fame quarterback to offer address at Commencement ceremonies
Monday, April 28, 2014

John Chisholm (’76), a member of the Fort Lewis College Athletic Hall of Fame, will offer the Commencement Address at FLC’s Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 3, 2014. Two ceremonies will be held to accommodate the more than 500 graduates and their families, the first beginning at 8:30 a.m. and the second at 11:30 a.m. Both ceremonies will be held in Whalen Gym. Visit www.fortlewis.edu/graduation for more information.

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A final lecture from an educational legend: Dr. Duane Smith
Monday, April 21, 2014

This year Dr. Duane Smith will officially retire from teaching at Fort Lewis College. Before that, Dr. Smith will give one final lecture that is open to everyone on Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. in the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. Tickets for the event are free, but are nearly gone. Visit www.durangoconcerts.com for ticket information. For anyone wishing to experience the lecture, but cannot attend, the evening will be streamed online atwww.fortlewis.edu/live-stream.

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