WU Alumni Weekend
 

Lectures

Thursday, Sept. 17 - The Warm-Up

Convocation

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Waller Hall Chapel

Join students for the weekly convocation! This week's topic will be based around the 50th anniversary of the sister relationship between WU and Tokyo International University (TIU). Details TBA.

Audit Classes

1:00-5:00 p.m.

Register for classes at the Bearcat Lounge

Observe current professors and students in their natural habitat without the risk of being assigned a 20-page paper or pop quiz. Per faculty request, space is limited.

Friday, Sept. 18 - The Kickoff

Audit Classes

All Day

Register for classes at the Bearcat Lounge

Observe current professors and students in their natural habitat without the risk of being assigned a 20-page paper or pop quiz. Per faculty request, space is limited.

Session with Jim Booth '64

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Join Travel Program Director Jim Booth '64 for an interactive session on world travel. Details TBA.

Archives Session

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Mark O. Hatfield Library, Hatfield Room

Take a "guided tour" with University Archivist, Mary McRobinson.Using primary source materials selected from Willamette's Archives and Special Collections, Mary will delve into Willamette's international connections. Details TBA.

Law CLE

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Details TBD.

Session with Professor Roger Hull

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Join Roger Hull (Professor Emeritus of Art History; Senior Faculty Curator, Hallie Ford Museum of Art). Details TBD.

Session with Professor Scott Pike

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Scott Pike (Assistant Professor of Environmental and Earth Sciences; Chair, Department of Environmental and Earth Sciences) leads the Willamette University Archaeology Field School which offers students the exciting opportunity to experience the heart of neolithic Orkney (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and work in the field with a team of international archaeologists. This excavation is redefining the understanding of the Neolithic World and was listed by the Archaeological Institute of America as one of the top 15 "most significant discoveries of 2009." Details TBA

WUAA Board of Directors Meeting

2:00-4:00 p.m.

TBA

WUAA President Linda (Walker) Kelly '69 invites you to drop in and see your alumni leaders and decision makers in action. All alumni are welcome to attend!

Global Sustainability Session

3:00-4:00 p.m.

Join Sustainability Institute Director Joe Abraham for an enlightening session around global environmental issues. Details TBA.

Law CLE

3:00-4:00 p.m.

Details TBD

Saturday, Sept. 19 - The Apex

Study Abroad Program Panel

1:30-2:30 p.m.

International Students Studying at Willamette Panel

2:45-3:45 p.m.