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April 2013 News

Art museum awarded NEA grant The funding will support a new exhibit opening at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art in August.

04-24-2013

Alumna earns Fulbright grant Intent on helping survivors of domestic violence, Kathryn Burns '12 explains how the award ties to her career goals.

04-23-2013

SSRD celebrates students' works More than 200 students shared their scholarly research at the 13th annual event on campus.

04-19-2013

Commencement speakers picked A scientist and a former Oregon Supreme Court justice are among the speakers at Willamette's graduation ceremonies.

04-19-2013

Students author book In “Finding a Sense of Place: An Environmental History of Zena,” 25 students present the first comprehensive look at Zena's past.

04-18-2013

Festival: Wulapalooza The 15th annual Wulapalooza, Willamette University’s free music, art and Earth festival, will take place April 27 on Brown Field.

04-17-2013

Art: Senior Art Majors April 13-May 12

04-12-2013

President Thorsett delivers surprise Mariah Grubb '14 learns she's a Truman Scholar during the last 10 minutes of an anthropology class.

04-12-2013

Professor named Oregon Book Award winner Andrea Stolowitz receives accolades for her award-winning play, "Antarktikos."

04-10-2013

Students given botanist awards Erin Banks Rusby ’13 and Teresa Byrd ’13 are among 25 students receiving national honors.

04-09-2013

WU alumnus earns NSF fellowship With the funding, Evan Buechley ’06 will study bird communities on coffee farms in Ethiopia.

04-08-2013

Lecture: The Holocaust On April 8, Andreas Goldner will share his personal story of survival and reflect on how the horrors of the Holocaust could have happened in a lecture sponsored by Willamette University’s Jewish Student Union.

04-05-2013

Student investigates public health careers Emmanuel Rodriguez will participate in the Columbia Summer Public Health Scholars Program.

04-05-2013

Language in Motion program expands A new grant will fund language and cultural activities in schools across Oregon.

04-03-2013

Faculty grants fund student research Several students will receive paid summer jobs through funding from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust.

04-03-2013

Music: Spring Concert Willamette University’s faculty trio is presenting a program of Ludwig van Beethoven, Ernest Bloch and Maurice Ravel at 7:30 p.m. April 2 in Hudson Hall.

04-02-2013

WU professor's research receives national buzz Peter Harmer's study reveals the positive effects Tai Chi has on Parkinson patients.

03-07-2013