November 4, 2014
What sets the plot of the 2013 hit film “Gravity” in motion is space debris hurtling around in orbit, tearing apart a space shuttle and stranding George Clooney and Sandra Bullock. It’s a catastrophe that’s not as far fetched as one might think, at least the part about renegade space junk turning a shuttle or satellite into, well, more space junk. To help prevent a disaster like the one in “Gravity,” the U.S. Air Force teamed up with Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado...
November 19, 2014
Four FLC students -- including Theresa O'Hare, Ivie Crawford, and Tyler Colle -- embarked on a trip last weekend to compete in the Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl. The Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl is a debate-style tournament that takes place across the world and challenges students to take an ethical stance on a complex case against another team. Read Theresa's blog detailing the mixed emotions and challenges that they faced in Boulder.