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Monday, May 11, 2015 7:00 PM Lecture, "Supplying Light: The Western Colorado Power Company in the San Juan Mountains" with Sara Porterfield, the Center's doctoral fellow in Southwest History from University of Colorado-Boulder
Lyceum, Room 120, Center of Southwest Studies
Free
Coordinator: Center of Southwest Studies
Contact: Julie Tapley-Booth, tapleybooth_j@fortlewis.edu

The Western Colorado Power Company collection held in the archives of the Center of Southwest Studies documents nearly one hundred years of the history of rural electrification in so...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 7:30 PM Performance, DIAVOLO "Architecture in Motion" with Jacques Heim, Artistic Director
Community Concert Hall
Tickets available at www.durangoconcerts.com
Coordinator: Community Concert Hall
Contact: concerthall@fortlewis.edu

The internationally renowned modern acrobatic dance company, Diavolo Dance Theater has earned a reputation for stunning, innovative movement on oversized surrealistic sets and everyday structures. Wo...
Thursday, May 14, 2015 7:30 PM Concert, Visions from Cape Breton and Beyond - A Celtic Family Celebration with Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy
Community Concert Hall
Tickets available at www.durangoconcerts.com
Coordinator: Community Concert Hall
Contact: concerthall@fortlewis.edu

One of Durango’s favorites, Natalie MacMaster, returns to Durango in a special show, Visions from Cape Breton and Beyond. MacMaster and Donnell Leahy have created a show that brings th...
Saturday, May 16, 2015 1:00 PM Reception and exhibit, "Rare II: Imperiled Plants of Colorado" Gallery, Center of Southwest Studies
Free
Coordinator: Center of Southwest Studies
Contact: Julie Tapley-Booth, tapleybooth_j@fortlewis.edu

RARE II, is the second exhibit of the Rocky Mountain Society of Botanical Artists to come to the Museum at the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College. Consisting of forty botanical illustrations culled from the hundred and twenty one globally imperiled plants on the Colorado Master Plant List developed by the Colo...
Saturday, May 16, 2015 5:00 PM Performance, "Bella Danzante VII" Community Concert Hall
Tickets available at www.durangoconcerts.com
Coordinator: Community Concert Hall
Contact: concerthall@fortlewis.edu

Local Durango dancers will present pieces in a varity of dance forms.  From ballet to hip hop, students ages 2-20 will perform and bring their love of dance to the stage.  Come and enjoy an evening of dance!

Saturday, May 30, 2015 6:00 PM Performance, "Dance in the Rockies' 25th Annual Recital" Community Concert Hall
Tickets available at www.durangoconcerts.com
Coordinator: Community Concert Hall
Contact: concerthall@fortlewis.edu

Sunday, May 31, 2015 3:00 PM Performance, "Dance in the Rockies' 25th Annual Recital" Community Concert Hall
Tickets available at www.durangoconcerts.com
Coordinator: Community Concert Hall
Contact: concerthall@fortlewis.edu

Monday, June 01, 2015 8:00 AM Alumni Relations, Class of 1965, 50th class reunion Fort Lewis College
Free
Coordinator: Alumni Relations
Contact: Dave Kerns, kerns_d@fortlewis.edu, 970-247-7427

Invitations will be sent out soon along with more details. 

Monday, June 01, 2015 4:30 PM Alumni event, Denver geology happy hour 1516 Wazee St., Denver, CO
Free
Coordinator: Alumni Relations 
Contact: Dave Kerns, kerns_d@fortlewis.edu

Come join geology graduates for a happy hour what will coincide with the AAPG conference in Denver. Meet current and graduating students, professors, and fellow alumni. 

Saturday, July 04, 2015 8:00 PM Alumni event, Fourth at the Fort Fort Lewis College
Free
Coordinator: Alumni Relations
Contact: Dave Kerns, kerns_d@fortlewis.edu, 970-247-7427

Invitations will be sent out soon along with more details. 

Wednesday, August 05, 2015 1:30 PM Lecture, "Bury My Heart at Boot Hill: Death in Southwest Colorado" with journalist Ann Butler
Lyceum, Room 120, Center of Southwest Studies
Free
Coordinator: Center of Southwest Studies
Contact: Julie Tapley-Booth, tapleybooth_j@fortlewis.edu

Friday, August 07, 2015 8:00 AM Alumni event, housing reunion Fort Lewis College
Free
Coordinator: Alumni Relations
Contact: Dave Kerns, kerns_d@fortlewis.edu, 970-247-7427

The much anticipated reunion of all housing staff. Invitations will be sent soon!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 1:30 PM Lecture, "Blackjacks and Yellowbellies: Walking in Western Ponderosa Pine Forests" With retired NAU professor Syl Allred
Lyceum, Room 120, Center of Southwest Studies
Free
Coordinator: Center of Southwest Studies
Contact: Julie Tapley-Booth, tapleybooth_j@fortlewis.edu

Friday, October 02, 2015 8:00 AM Alumni event, Homecoming 2015 Fort Lewis College 
Free
Coordinator: Alumni Relations 
Contact: Dave Kerns, kerns_d@fortlewis.edu, 970-247-7427

 

Monday, October 05, 2015 6:00 PM Lecture, "Reconciling Water Rights, Law, Justice, and Ecology" with Eric Perramond, Associate Professor at Colorado College
Lyceum, Room 120, Center of Southwest Studies
Free
Coordinator: Center of Southwest Studies
Contact: Julie Tapley-Booth, tapleybooth_j@fortlewis.edu

Saturday, October 10, 2015 Colorado Arachaeological Society Conference Ballroom, Student Union, and other locations
Registration details: http://www.coloradoarchaeology.org/
Coordinator: Center of Southwest Studies
Contact: Julie Tapley-Booth, tapleybooth_j@fortlewis.edu

Dr. Doug Owsley, Smithsonian Institution, will serve as the dinner speaker on the topic of “Kennewick Man.”  The San Juan Basin Archaeological Society, through the local Maria’s Bookshop, will have his book for sale; Dr. Owsley will auto...