Saalfeld and Griggs take a break

Prominent Salem attorneys, Willamette alumni retire after 40 years of practice.

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Willamette ranked in top 10 for Peace Corps volunteers

The only Oregon school in the top 10 colleges with fewer than 5,000 undergraduates, Willamette has 13 Bearcats serving around the world.

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Women’s basketball is in fifth place nationally for cancer fundraiser

The only Division III school in the top 10, Willamette can win a huge cash bonus by getting the most new pledges the week of Feb. 18.

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I Love WU

Students know their lives will change when they come to Willamette. But sometimes the unexpected happens — they fall in love.

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Willamette rolls out employee ethics reporting site

The new website provides a way for employees to report fraud, waste and abuse.

Upcoming event

Dempsey Lecture

March 2

UC Santa Cruz’s Anna Tsing will present “The Golden Snail Opera,” a multimedia performance telling the story of a snail species in Taiwan.

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Upcoming event

16th annual Social Pow wow

March 10

Join Willamette University’s Native and Indigenous Student Union for performances, art and food.

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Darius Jones, LawNOrder

March 7

Saxophonist Jones’ work represents the true melting pot of America and the cyclical nature of our nation’s problems.

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MBA for Professionals program celebrates commencement

The university recognized the accomplishments of 59 graduates of the Salem and Portland cohorts in a ceremony Saturday.

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NSF awards Willamette $646,986 for STEM program

The funding will support underrepresented youth in STEM fields.

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Atkinson Graduate School of Management names new dean

Dr. Seung Ho “Sam” Park will assume the role in August.

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