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Fort Lewis College joins telescope network that could help prevent a demolition derby in space
Monday, November 07, 2011

Since the advent of space exploration and satellite technology the area just above Earth’s atmosphere is turning into something resembling a busy highway in the middle of a junkyard. Knowing what’s flying around our planet and keeping the country’s satellites out of harm’s way is a critical national security issue. Helping in this national security issue is a newly formed partnership between higher education institutions in Colorado and Chile, including Fort Lewis College in Durango, CO.

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Theatre alum returns to campus to perform with Dancing Earth
Monday, November 07, 2011

Eagle Young (far right) stars in a Dancing Earth production. Photo credit Paulo Tavares. On Nov. 11, the Community Concert Hall will come alive with vibrant, energetic, modern renderings of ancient themes when Dancing Earth Creations takes the ... Read the rest of entry »

Fort Lewis recognized as a green college by The Princeton Review The FLC Biology wing became the College's second LEED Gold building in early 2011.
Friday, November 04, 2011

The FLC Biology wing became the College's second LEED Gold building in early 2011. Fort Lewis College has earned a spot in The Princeton Review’s Guide to 311 Green Colleges. According to The Princeton Review’s website, the guide ... Read the rest of entry »

Geosciences professor Gary Gianniny chosen as the 2011-12 Featured Scholar
Friday, October 21, 2011

“Research builds,” says Fort Lewis College Geosciences Professor Gary Gianniny. It’s an axiom that is illustrated by his research portfolio, which is as deep as it is impressive. His pursuit of knowledge has taken him around the world studying topics from evolution and sedimentary records found in limestone to the energy potential of microbial deposits and the effects of coal extraction on groundwater.

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It's cool to be green!
Thursday, October 20, 2011

Caring for the Earth is cool. And that caring on the Fort Lewis College campus makes it one of America's Coolest Schools, says Sierra magazine, the official publication of the Sierra Club, in its October 2011 issue.

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