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Student Skateboard Deck Art Exhibit

Student Skateboard Deck Art Exhibit

Now on display in Reed Library and Student Union Building

Inspired by the PIVOT Skateboard Deck Art exhibit now on display at the Center of Southwest Studies, museum intern, Elise Lilburn (Studio Art ’21), conceived of the idea to create a student PIVOT exhibition. 

Thursday, August 6, 2020/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (4146)/Comments (0)/
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Center receives CH CARES grant

Center receives CH CARES grant

We are excited to announce that the Center was awarded a CH CARES Humanities Relief Grant! In addition to the $6000 award, our Curator Liz Quinn MacMillan helped the Center win an additional $2500 from the social media challenge!

Tuesday, August 4, 2020/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (4157)/Comments (0)/

A Message from the Director

June 25, 2020

As I wrote in my last message the Center of Southwest Studies has experienced a severe budget cut due to the COVID-19 pandemic’s health and economic impacts on our community and Fort Lewis College. We have no idea how long this pandemic will last and the overall consequences of it are still not fully understood.

Thursday, June 25, 2020/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (6394)/Comments (0)/
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A Message from the Director

June 18, 2020

I hope my message this week finds you and your loved ones staying healthy and safe during these challenging times.

As you have probably heard or read in the newspaper the Center of Southwest Studies was not spared from the budget cuts made at Fort Lewis College. The Center staff has been furloughed two days per week for the next year. Given our limited hours and the ongoing impacts of the pandemic we will not be able to reopen with the regular hours as we had in the past.

Thursday, June 18, 2020/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (3498)/Comments (0)/
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CSWS partners with Colorado State Library to digitize FLC student newspapers

Intertribal News one of the first now offered online

Fort Lewis College student newspapers have been digitized by the Colorado State Library! What an awesome project to preserve this unique aspect of knowledge and history. Thanks to Center Archives Manager, Nik Kendziorski, for seeing this to fruition. The first of the student papers to be published online include FLC Intertribal News!

Tuesday, May 26, 2020/Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Number of views (5348)/Comments (0)/
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