It's always a great time with lots of school spirit on display at Fort Lewis College football games. "Talons Up!"
Playwright & Fort Lewis College alumnus Eric Coble (English, '90) returned to campus in October to teach a series of workshops held in the Department of Theatre. Eric's Broadway play The Velocity of Autumn was nominated for an Emmy Award in 2015, and its star, Estelle Parsons, received a Tony Nomination for Best Actress in a Play. We caught up with Eric for a breakfast chat about his career, his time at the college, and most importantly, how he likes his eggs.
Playwright Eric Coble has hit the big time. His play “Velocity of Autumn” premiered on Broadway in 2014, and lead actress Estelle Parsons earned a Tony Award nomination for her role. After so much promising success, Coble’s star has kept right on rising—and this fall, he soared right back to his alma mater, Fort Lewis College.
She’s brought her expertise to examining remains in the shadow of Egypt’s Great Pyramid, and now she’s using her knowledge to unlock the prehistory of the Four Corners.
WICHE operates the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), of which Fort Lewis College is a member.