Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College was filled with graduates and their families for Winter Commencement 2014 on December 20. More than 200 FLC graduates celebrated the successful completion of their undergraduate academic careers alongside their professors and College administration.
Fort Lewis College Professor of History and Environmental Studies Andrew Gulliford is the winner of two New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards. His work, entitled Outdoors in the Southwest: An Adventure Anthology, won the Nature/Environment category and was named the Best Arizona Book.
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.
Chris Parker is still climbing. The only difference is now he gets paid for it.
The official groundbreaking for Fort Lewis College’s new Geosciences, Physics and Engineering Building.