“I believe that it’s our job to illuminate
the world around us in order to help students become independent thinkers capable of solving the most pressing issues of our time.”
— BENJAMIN JAMES WADDELL
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF SOCIOLOGY
& HUMAN SERVICES
Three Public Health majors focus their talents and senior projects on how to not only integrate Native voices into public health messaging and the COVID response, but how to amplify those voices and eventually change an entire healthcare system.
For the debut of a new Amazon Prime show, The College Tour, these 10 students take viewers on a tour of Colorado’s campus in the sky, while sharing their experiences of FLC’s array of opportunities and connections.
With the help of 16 different community sponsors, the FLC Grub Hub is addressing food insecurity on campus by providing free food and hot meals to students in need.
Assistant Professor of Anthropology Jesse Tune joined the ArchaeoTech podcast to talk about the use of drones in archaeological field studies.
The 1,850-acre Durango Mesa Park is primed to be developed into a world-class training ground for the elite cycling community of Durango. “I think it will turn out to be our go-to training facility,” says Chad Cheeney, FLC's head coach for endurance cycling.
AndersonMasonDale Architects unveiled plans for the new Animas High School building, which will be built on a 3.2-acre parcel just south of the Bader-Snyder Residence Halls at Fort Lewis College. AHS received a $13.7M grant to build a permanent facility on the College's campus.
Skyhawks cycling alumni took top spots in last weekend's Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race from Durango to Silverton. Sarah Sturm (Art, '12) took second in the women's pro field while Howard Grotts (Mathematics, '14) finished third in the men's race.
FLC's Environmental Conservation & Management degree is #3 on Study.com's list for Best Bachelor's Degrees in Environmental Management and Sociology is #15 for Best Bachelor's Degrees in Sociology.
The Fort Report is a bi-weekly update of notable news and events happening at Fort Lewis College. Subscribe today!
Have a great idea for a featured story you'd like to share with us? Let us know by submitting a tip below.