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Spring alumni events serve job hunters and soccer fans

Meet President Thorsett | March 18

Seattle-area Bearcats still have time to register for a meet-and-greet reception with President Thorsett at the newly opened Museum of History and Industry.

In addition to brief remarks from the president, you’ll have ample time for conversation and connections with your fellow Bearcats. Appetizers and the first drink are on us!

Museum of History and Industry, Faye G. Allen Grand Atrium | 860 Terry Ave. N, Seattle

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Note: Only a portion of the museum is open at that time; this is not a museum tour event.

Read more and register


Portland Timbers 2.0 | May 12

Last year's Portland Timbers outing was phenomenal -- now we're returning to the same kind of field-level group box for another Willamette alumni night.

We will have a private section in the Widmer Brothers area with a no-host bar. Food will be served beginning at 1:30 p.m. through half time. Our box is open-air, so please come prepared for all kinds of weather!

JELD-WEN Stadium | Portland

1:30 p.m. | Food service starts in our private box

3 p.m. | Game time

Cost is $52 per ticket and includes the Football Feast food package. Cash bar available in our box.

Buy tickets online

Tickets are limited and sell out quickly!


You're Doing What With Your Degree? | May 16

It's time again to celebrate all the creative ways Willamette alumni put their degrees to work. Join us for great networking, a new venue and another popular networking workshop let by alumni in-the-know. And pool tables, and darts...

Uptown Billiards Club | 120 NW 23rd Ave., Portland

5:15 p.m. | Networking workshop

5:45 p.m. | General networking reception

Cost is $5 per person, payable online or with cash at the door. 2013 graduates are free, so bring everyone!

Register by May 9


Alumni Weekend 2013 | Sept. 20-23

Remember also that Alumni Weekend is in the planning stages. Your committees are hard at work, and it's never too early to mark your calendars for Sept. 20-22.

The following class years will be recognized in particular:

1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 2003, 2008

More info on the Alumni Weekend website.