*This article is a work of fiction and satire. Please don’t sue us.* Take this definitive quiz to find out! RECENTLY Willamette Week decided to published an article titled: “Which Portland College are You?” We at the Pioneer Log (and yours truly) decided to take this a step further. Find out what type of Lewis and Clark student you are! ... Read More »
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THE LEWIS & CLARK women’s tennis team travelled to Walla Walla, Wash. this past weekend for the ...
LIKE MOST OF Lewis & Clark’s departments, the Music Department encompasses a range of diverse cl...
THE LEWIS & CLARK Curriculum Committee is proactively working on reforming the General Education...
A Conversation Between My Roommate Andrew and I: “I don’t like albums that try to be so ambitious, you know? Like, I’ve even grown more skeptical of [Kendrick Lamar’s] To Pimp a Butterfly recently.” “But don’t you think he was mostly successful?” “Yes, but it’s so hard to pull that off. Not everyone is good enough do something that big” ... Read More »
Asylums with doors open wide, Where people had paid to see inside, For entertainment they watch his body twist, Behind his eyes he says, ‘I still exist.’ – Joy Division, “Atrocity Exhibition” DANNY BROWN’S new album “Atrocity Exhibition” – name borrowed from a Joy Division song on the album Closer and J.G. Ballards surreal story collection – is perhaps the ... Read More »
This past summer, Lewis & Clark College received a $705,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the launching of a Teaching Excellence Program (TEP). This program will foster collaborations among faculty and encourage them to refine and share their teaching practices with fellow colleagues. Professor of Psychology Jerusha Detweiler-Bedell, who served as LC’s Distinguished Teaching Consultant from ... Read More »
LEWIS & CLARK REPORTS tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year as $46,534. This excludes the price of meals, a room, textbooks and every other miscellaneous cost. For the same amount, someone could buy 2,932 haircuts, 17,693 gallons of gasoline and rent 35 apartments, according to Bank Rate’s price of living for the Portland area. Our tuition does not, however, buy dishware ... Read More »
THE EDITORIAL Board of USA TODAY deemed Trump “unfit for the presidency” on Sept. 30. The Friday editorial broke the newspaper’s 34-year no-endorsement policy, which existed almost as long as the paper itself. The Board described having differences of opinion over support for Clinton, stating that some “believe she’d serve the nation ably” while others had “serious reservations” for the ... Read More »
A COUPLE OF WEEKS ago, Sam Bussan ’18, a student archiving assistant, was returning from the repository when a few boxes labeled “Bibles” caught his eye. It turned out that Bussan had stumbled across a Bible from 1599, that would go on to catch the attention of both the Lewis & Clark and Portland community. “To have that personal experience of ... Read More »
AS STUDENTS return to their classes each autumn, Portland has recently noted trends of stink bugs (also known as shield bugs) making their way indoors this time of year as well. Lewis & Clark residence halls have become hot spots for encounters of the bug kind. Despite the little-to-no threat the insects pose to human health, these interactions are often ... Read More »
LULU ADAMS ’20 has been leading the Lewis and Clark women’s soccer team to a great fall season. Originally from New York City and a Los Angeles transplant, Adams is one of the 13 first-year students to join the women’s soccer team this year. A center forward and right midfielder, Adams leads the team offensively. She recently scored her first goal ... Read More »
THE VIETNAM WAR, as it is known and taught in American schools, is depicted in movies that range from the serious (“Full Metal Jacket,” “Platoon,” “Apocalypse Now”) to the absurd (“Tropic Thunder,” “The Big Lebowski”). Books also shape my perceptions of something that I was never able to experience. Whether it’s Tim O’Brien’s account of the My Lai massacre in “In ... Read More »