Upcoming Events

John Wesley Powell: Scientist, Poet and Botched Politician

presenter Gregory Hobbs, Senior Water Judge, Colorado Courts

On the 150th Anniversary of John Wesley Powell's first Colorado River Run, retired Justice Gregory Hobbs of the Colorado Supreme Court will revisit Powell's journeys into the Colorado River Plateau and his genius as a first-hand leading spokesperson of the western experience.

Friday, September 20th - 5:30 p.m. - Fort Lewis College Ballroom - Free.

9/20/2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (110)/Comments (0)/

Voices of Women in the Mexican Army, 1938-2019

presenter Maria Marquez Sandoval, CSWS Doctoral Fellow

Cony Marquez Sandoval is the 2019-2020 Doctor Fellow in Southwest History, and is teaching courses for the FLC History Department. She is a doctoral student at the University of Arizona, and a native of Mexico.

Wednesday, October 16th - 5:30 p.m. - CSWS Lyceum, Room #120 - Free.

10/16/2019 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (93)/Comments (0)/

Aurum Labs: FLC Alums Talk Cannabis Science

presenters Aurum Labs Staff

Wednesday, November 6th - 5:30 p.m. - CSWS Lyceum, Room #120 - Free.

11/6/2019 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (305)/Comments (0)/

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Center of Southwest Studies
Fort Lewis College
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Durango, CO 81301

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