• 2015 Willamette Graduates

    2015 Willamette Graduates

    From Tragedy to Triumph

    Moved by the death of a friend, Emily Miller '15 wants to help people heal. Willamette prepared her for UCLA medical school, where she'll study pediatric oncology.  

  • 2015 Willamette Graduates

    2015 Willamette Graduates

    Changing Direction

    Halfway through his Willamette education, Jonny Saunders '15 discovered his love for neuroscience. Now, he's off to graduate school to continue his studies. 

  • Noted Professors

    Noted Professors

    Succumbing to Curiosity

    Describing her classroom as an "unpredictable laboratory," art history professor Abigail Susik says one of the best parts of her job is learning from students. 

  • Passion & Purpose

    Passion & Purpose

    A Different Way to Go Pro

    What makes someone a perfect candidate for a job in athletics? Here, we catch up with four alumni who hold key roles in the professional sports arena.  

  • Passion & Purpose

    Passion & Purpose

    From Student to Scientist

    Through her mentorship with professor Jason Duncan, Serena Meng '15 discovered her passion for genetic research. 

  • Global Perspective

    Global Perspective

    Exploring the Possibilities

    After graduating a year ahead of schedule, Olina Cavedoni '14 used her majors in economics and international studies to intern at the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China.  

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Willamette Singers win DownBeat award The jazz group gains global recognition for second straight year.

History professor earns research grants With the awards, Seth Cotlar will continue research for his book.

Alumna awarded NSF graduate fellowship With the stipend, Christina Johnson '14 is pursuing her doctorate in microbiology.

Students share scholarly work On Student Scholarship Recognition Day, students lead the discussions as they present their projects.

Altman tests muscles' reaction to vibration His experiment suggests myosin, a motor protein, is behind muscles' unusual behavior.

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In the Media

Fellowship takes Schuster '10 to DC

Hawaii Ahe  (Apr 28)

Dunlap facilitates marriage conversation

KOBI (NBC)  (Apr 28)

Experts describe vaccine challenges

Statesman Journal  (Apr 18)

Community participates in awareness walk

KPTV (Fox)   (Apr 18)

Dodson '88 named bank's market president

Portland Business Journal  (Apr 17)