Alumni-New Year
Ross Nelson, Director of Alumni Relations

Happy 2012 from Fort Lewis College!Ross Nelson


As we emerge from the holiday season and wrap up the celebration of FLC's centennial anniversary, we congratulate 175 December graduates, who carry with them new knowledge, life-long friendships, and valuable experiences that they will cherish forever! We also give hearty congratulations to the Fort Lewis College Men's Soccer team for winning their 3rd National Championship in dramatic fashion and to the FLC Cycling Team for yet another National Championship - their 17th!


It's fun to recall that ...(click to continue)


Ross Nelson ('98)
Director, Alumni Relations


Fine Artist David Schwindt, FLC Graduate
David Schwindt talks about Fort Lewis in the early 1970's, his time with Stanton Englehart and his views on becoming a fine artist.
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Jessica Thulson Describes "My First Finals Week"
Jessica ThulsonThere are two words that make every college student stress and cringe just from the sound of them: Finals Week. This is a week filled with final projects, research papers, intensive studying, and often last minute scrambling. An A on the final could mean an A in the class and this is ultimately the goal that every college student shoots for. This year, I experienced ... (click to continue)
Abby Driscoll, "Why I Give"
Abby Driscoll
When she arrived in 1995, Abby Driscoll discovered the "campus in the sky," and she quickly absorbed the lively lifestyle of the town she would call home for the rest of her time at Fort Lewis, and a little beyond. "Fort Lewis College is an exceptional institution. ... (click to continue) 
Career Services on Campus
Jill KolodzneAs of July 1, 2011, FLC Career Services was reconfigured to better serve the needs of Fort Lewis College students and alumni. Instead of one office, there are now three Career Services Coordinator offices with one Coordinator assigned ...(click to continue)
In This Issue
Fine Artist David Schwindt
Jessica Thulson-Finals Week
Abby Driscoll, "Why I Give"
Career Services on Campus
NCAA Div.II Champs!
FLC Road Scholars
NCAA Div.II Champs!

PENSACOLA, Fla. -Berekk Blackwell knocked home  a header off Joey Madigan's corner kick 1:31 into in the first overtime to lift No. 3 Fort Lewis (24-1-0) to a 3-2 win over No. 20 Lynn (14-5-3) in the NCAA Division II men's soccer championship game, securing the third national championship since 2005 for the Skyhawks. 


FLC Mens Championship Team  

FLC Road Scholars

Fort Lewis College will be fielding a 101-rider Road Scholars Team for the 2012 Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonald's Citizen Tour to raise funds for scholarships.

The Road Scholars Team, wearing commemorative jerseys that are available only to Team riders, will start at the front of the pack at the May 26th Citizen Tour.


The Road Scholars Team is limited to 101 riders and is open to Fort Lewis College alumni, students, faculty, staff, and their family and significant others, and supporters on a first-come, first-served basis. ... (click for more information)


Photo courtesy of Durango Area Tourism Office/Sven Brunso