Fort Lewis College News

News Archive

From the category archives:

Academic

Academic

Professor and student praise undergraduate research in professional magazine
Monday, March 04, 2013

Having undergraduate students do real-world research is key to developing professionalism and a passion for the field – for both students and faculty – say a Geosciences professor and a former student in the January/February issue of The Professional Geologist, the official magazine of the American Institute of Professional Geologists.

“The trial-by-fire experience gained through two years of original research helped develop the scientific philosophy and skills that I apply daily in my budding career as a geologist,” writes Jake Cammack (Geology, '11).

Read the rest of entry »

Common Reading Experience book explores legacy of Rocky Flats
Tuesday, February 19, 2013

War, nuclear weapons, toxic waste, government cover-ups, and family secrets – these are difficult topics to tackle. Which is exactly why Full Body Burden, by Kristen Iversen, is this year's choice for the Fort Lewis College Common Reading Experience: because it asks hard questions and doesn't offer easy answers, and so inspires reflection, analysis, and discussion.

Read the rest of entry »

College Goal Saturday at Fort Lewis College offers guidance in paying for college
Monday, February 04, 2013

On Saturday, February 16 Fort Lewis College will offer College Goal Saturday. The aim is to provide families with free professional guidance on ways to pay for college, specifically how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is a crucial step in the college planning process. College Goal Saturday is free, open to everyone, and will take place from 1-3 p.m. in Reed Library on campus.

Read the rest of entry »

Teacher Leadership launches graduate studies at FLC
Friday, January 25, 2013

Fort Lewis College took a giant leap into the future on January 14th, when the Higher Learning Commission approved FLC's first graduate program, a Master of Arts in Education, Teacher Leadership Option. The first students in the M.A. program and the associated graduate-level Teacher Leadership Certificate program will begin their studies in Fall 2013.

Read the rest of entry »

Celebrating Fort Lewis College’s first graduate program
Wednesday, January 23, 2013

The community is invited to a reception at 4 p.m., Wednesday, January 30 in the Student Union Ballroom to mark this historic occasion in FLC's evolution as a higher education institution, learn more about the new Teacher Leadership program, and find out about additional graduate studies programs currently being planned. The event’s theme is “100 Years of Teaching Teachers:  The Next Chapter” to signify FLC’s long commitment to training educators. The reception is free and open to everyone.

Read the rest of entry »

Archives