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Adventure Education and Outdoor Pursuits join forces to educate students on outdoor leadership:
On Sunday, 80 new freshmen set out to learn about themselves and their peers in the rugged San Juan Mountains through a pre-orientation program called Peak Experiences. The leaders of these life-changing trips are students themselves—graduates of Outdoor Pursuits’ Student Outdoor Leadership program, as well as Adventure Education’s Outdoor Orientation Leadership course. Participants in both of these programs receive professional training in group...
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It's almost time: get ready to cheer on FLC alum Howard Grotts (Mathematics, '14) tomorrow morning in #Rio2016 -- the only U.S. men's mountain biker at the Olympics!! #gogrottsgo #weresoproud
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We're not exactly surprised, but we're honored to be included on Outside Magazine's list of 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S.! Thanks, Outside!
We talked to climbers, Olympic mountain bikers, musicians, and award-winning chefs about what exactly makes their hometowns so special and fun.
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See how alumnus Schuyler van Engelenburg (Chemistry, ’05) is using viruses to improve the lives of those with genetic disorders.
Dr. Schuyler van Engelenburg (Chemistry, '05) Photo courtesy of the Boettcher Foundation According to the National Science Foundation, Fort Lewis College (FLC) is one of Colorado’s top producers of chemistry Ph.D.s, with only Colorado State University, the University of Colorado-Boulder, and Colorado School of Mines ahead of FLC. One of those Ph.D.s who earned their undergraduate degree at FLC, Dr. Schuyler van Engelenburg (Chemist...
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Thanks to the Steamworks Brewing Company / Animas Valley Half-Marathon for their generous donation to the Mark Witkes Scholarship!! This event raised over $5,000 this year to benefit our cross-country student-athletes.
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Excited that our new #ComputerEngineering program is a GO!
Dr. Ryan Haaland Dr. Don Rabern It’s official. Computer engineering at Fort Lewis College (FLC) is ready to take off. At their August 4 meeting, the Colorado Commission on Higher Education formally approved the creation of the Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering degree. The new program will begin in fall 2017. The FLC Department of Physics & Engineering has seen tremendous growth over the last few years. Compute...
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Have you seen the new sculpture on the side of the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College? Check out its creation and installation celebration!

Thanks to the Ballantine family for the generous donation and Demiurge LLC for the installation.
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Alum Brandon Mathis (Humanities, '05) might just have the coolest job ever: as the editor of multimedia site Adventure Pro, he gets to combine a love of journalism with a passion for outdoor adventures.
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Congrats to Giancarlo Vigil (Economics, 2015) for being accepted in the Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs!
The Mate Exchange, Inc., the winner of the inaugural Fort Lewis College (FLC) Hawk Tank business plan competition, has been accepted into the Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs (SCAPE) for 2016. The Mate Exchange (www.themateexchange.com), a yerba tea company, was founded by Giancarlo Vigil, a 2015 alumnus of the economics program at the FLC School of Business Administration. After a trip to Argentina he, along with Fort Le...
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Durango is competing with Delta as a Top Adventure Town -- vote for Durango today!
Delta vs DurangoDelta Surrounded by 3 National Conservation Areas (Dominguez, Escalante, Gunnison Gorge), 1 National Scenic Byway (Grand Mesa Nation Scenic and Historic Byway) and 1 National Park (Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park)our connection to nature and all of her beauty is nationally evident.Devil's Thumb Golf Course Ranked #6 in Golfweek’s Best: …
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Want to stay up-to-date on FLC happenings, events, and accomplishments? Sign up to receive The Fort Report twice a month or the FLC Magazine twice a year! http://bit.ly/2ax0GJ9
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Only a handful of tickets left for tomorrow's John Foley event! Get ready for an inspirational and empowering talk, while raising money for the Jeff Kuss Scholarship Fund.
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Fort Lewis College is Colorado's crossroads of education and adventure!
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Our blend of small classes, dynamic academic programs, and a liberal arts perspective leads to transformative learning experiences that foster entrepreneurship, leadership, creative problem solving, and life-long learning. And our unique and beautiful mountain campus, on a mesa above historic Durango, inspires an active and friendly community with a spirit of engagement, exploration, and intellectual curiosity.

Mission: Fort Lewis College offers accessible, high quality, baccalaureate liberal arts education to a diverse student population, preparing citizens for the common good in an increasingly complex world.