Shan Wells
September 2011Issue No. 15
The Foundation   



We hope you will enjoy learning more about the members of the college and local community by reading our latest E-newsletter.
Thank you for being a strong part of the success of Fort Lewis College. Your dedication and commitment to the students and the college is greatly appreciated by all of us.
Fort Lewis Theatre's "We Are The Source"
FLC Theatre video 0811.m4v
FLC Centennial Theatre Production
Allen Born
Allen Born Makes Things Happen

Allen Born, an alumnus of Fort Lewis College, is known throughout the metals and mining industry as a gifted colleague capable of resurrecting fledgling... (click for complete story)

Dr. Gary Hunter Athletics Director
Dr. Gary Hunter to lead
Fort Lewis College Athletics

FLC President Dene Kay Thomas has introduced Dr. Gary Hunter as the new Fort Lewis College Athletic Director. "In Gary Hunter, we have an opportunity to bring Mark Kellogg Basketball Coach

someone to campus who is exceptionally qualified to move Fort Lewis College Athletics ... (click for complete story)



Fort Lewis Alumnus Remembers Dr. Reece Kelly

Dr. Reece KellyI am writing this note on the day of the memorial for Dr. Reece Kelly. He had an enormous positive influence on my life. I thought about him a lot over the years and what follows is an ... (click for complete story)



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Fort Lewis "Planned Giving" Contributions
Margie Deane Gray

Margie Deane Gray,

Executive Director, FLC Foundation


Greetings Everyone!


   Welcome to a new school year. With the new semester just starting, an exciting spirit is permeating the campus. The quietude of the past summer months has been replaced with a new energy. The freshman class of 2015 consists of hundreds of outstanding students who take their education seriously. These new faces remind all of us why we work for a public liberal arts institution of higher help develop the minds and bodies of our future leaders.


    We are fortunate to have a faculty and staff who are up for the challenge of helping them reach their life goals. Faculty and staff alike are excited by the potential these young people possess and the great future ahead of them.  


    For those of you who are already part of the success of our students, many thanks for your time and commitment. If you want to be part of a student's future success, please let us know.


    We can't thank you enough for the wonderful support you continue to give. We are truly grateful.



Margie Deane Gray


October Calendar
of Events 2011 
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Friday, October 7 


Homecoming Parade 

6 p.m. on Main Avenue


Alumni Reception 

6:30 p.m. the Irish Embassy Pub


8 p.m. on campus


Saturday, October 8 


Alumni Awards Ceremony & Breakfast 

9 a.m. in the Vallecito Room, Student Union


Tailgate gathering 11:30 a.m. on campus near football field

Fort Lewis vs Colorado Mesa Un.

1 p.m. start time, the football field


Original Centennial theatre production, "We Are The Source" the history of Fort Lewis College" 

7:30 p.m. in the Fort Lewis College Theatre 


Sunday, October 9


Alumni Durango & Silverton NGR

Trains leave: 8:30 am and 9:15 am 

(Discounts available)