Middle East Minor

The LC Community Rallies for a Middle East Minor


By Meghan Zea /// News Editor Lewis & Clark is known for its international studies program, but recent faculty and student efforts are pushing to cover an overlooked program: Middle East Studies. A newly founded student movement called the Middle-East Initiative (originally the Arabic Initiative) is determined to show that a Middle East Studies minor

Why LC needs a Middle East Studies Program


By Caleb Diehl /// Editor-in-Chief Throughout this semester, faculty and students have been fighting to bring a Middle East Studies program to Lewis & Clark. Their plan calls for a Middle East Studies Symposium and a full-time Arabic language program. These essential proposals deserve funding from administrators and support from students. The Middle East symposium,