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Willamette Academy celebrates graduation

Families, friends and teachers gathered to honor graduates.

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SARAs celebrate a decade of service

Sexual Assault Response Allies provide victims of sexual assault the option of speaking confidentially and anonymously to a fellow student.

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Bearcats unite for Day of Service

In Salem and across the country, members of the Willamette country joined together to do good.

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Training grounds for good

The public interest law project serves a dual purpose: train tomorrow's lawyers and serve the community.

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From the slopes to the courtroom

Like a snowboarding course, first-year law student April Stone's path to Willamette has been a winding and sometimes difficult path.

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Two college guides note Willamette’s positive impact

Princeton Review and Washington Monthly rank Willamette among top schools for community service and student engagement.

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Outreach program encourages girls to consider science

For 20 years and counting, the Webber scholarship has helped female scholars teach elementary students.

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After the Break

Four alumni share how the Take a Break program expanded their worldviews and inspired careers focused on social justice.

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Questions of justice

An unusual class takes Willamette students inside prison walls to discover a new perspective on crime and punishment.

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Protecting a vulnerable group

Joshua Reams L'16 sheds light on important issues around elder law.

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Follow the flow to a satisfying career

Andrew Lum ’16 pairs his passion for athletics with academics and service.

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A team built on a lasting foundation

Head Basketball Coach Kip Ioane ’01, MAT ’02 leads by example.

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Willamette ranked No. 6 for Peace Corps volunteers

More than 330 alumni have served the organization since 1961.

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World War II helped shape Sen. Mark Hatfield’s political career

Hatfield ’43 made significant contributions to foreign policy during his 30-year career as an Oregon senator.

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Willamette community gives back for MLK Day

Nearly 180 students, staff spent an afternoon serving their community.

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Only at Willamette in 2015

Celebrating a year of accomplishments and milestones at Willamette.

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Maya Kaup '17 stands up to her fears to champion important causes

Maya Kaup ’17 overcomes her aversion to the spotlight to champion important causes.

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Willamette earns national recognition for community service efforts

The university is named on the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

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Students encouraged to reduce waste by donating unwanted items

A joint rummage sale and donation drive is benefiting Greek life and the Union Gospel Mission.

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Willamette ranked No. 10 for number of alumni serving in Peace Corps

With 11 alumni serving overseas, Willamette snags the No. 10 spot among small schools.

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Two students earn fellowships to study public policy this summer

Juniors Grecia Garcia and Julian Juarez will learn about public policy and international affairs this summer.

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Green Initiative Fund promotes sustainability efforts across campus

The Green Initiative Fund is promoting social and environmental sustainability on campus.

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Former Oregon Governor believes the fight for equality must continue

Former Oregon Gov. Barbara Roberts shares her personal story as part of a MLK celebration.

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Willamette receives national honor for its commitment to serving others

The university is named on the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

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Chemistry professor earns undergraduate research grant

Chuck Williamson and a team of students will study the fundamental processes of mixing two liquids.

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Kappa Sigmas don kilts during the Walk to Defeat ALS in California

More than 30 fraternity brothers recently took part in an ALS fundraiser in California to help one of their own.

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Alumni Weekend sparks analysis of Willamette University's motto

"Not unto ourselves alone are we born" is a life principle for many alumni.

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Alumnus runs across America to learn about community problems

Adam Meyer '09 seeks to engage with people whose lives he hopes to improve.

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Freedman '09 earns prestigious award to study public health abroad

Hayley Freedman '09 wins a scholarship to earn her master's degree in Europe.

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Two WU students learn business, leadership skills as Kemper Scholars

Luz Reyna '17 and Zach Ward '17 will spend their summers learning business management skills.

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WU student learns administration skills through El Pomar Fellowship

Hannah Staller '14 will learn leadership, management skills in Colorado.

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WU students take part in anti-violence rally at the State Capitol

Through One Billion Rising, people from across the globe met Feb. 14 to protest violence against women.

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WU students, staff serve community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Nearly 200 Willamette students and staff volunteered at six sites throughout Salem on Jan. 20.

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Activist Jamie Washington advises students how to fight for social justice

Activist Jamie Washington advises students how to fight for social justice

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WU students use job fair to help youths grasp school's importance

Willamette's Tiger Club helped Bush Elementary students think about possible careers.

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Beth Phillips '05 awarded Fulbright to study maternal health in Nigeria

With the award, the Willamette alumna will study maternal health issues in Nigeria next year.

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Stevie Gildehaus '13 awarded Fulbright grant to teach in Brazil

The Willamette alumna will teach English at a university in Brazil next year.

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Alumna receives Fulbright grant

With the aid, Emily Anderson '12 will teach English at a university in Costa Rica next year.

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Free music, art showcased at Wulapalooza festival April 27

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

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Willamette student awarded national Truman Scholarship for grad school

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

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Emmanuel Rodriguez '15 invited to study public health careers in NY

Emmanuel Rodriguez will participate in the Columbia Summer Public Health Scholars Program.

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Willamette Academy benefit celebrates students’ successes

On March 15, Willamette Academy is hosting "Believe in Me," a fundraiser to celebrate its students' successes.

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Willamette makes list of Peace Corps top colleges

The university ranks among the top small schools for number of alumni volunteers.

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Willamette makes list of Peace Corps top colleges

More than 120 Willamette students and staff volunteered throughout Salem Jan. 21 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

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Two WU students accepted into Teach for America program

Through Teach for America, Brad Schultz and Candace Hamar will instruct disadvantaged youths.

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Activist Julian Bond to share insights into the Civil Rights Movement

Julian Bond, past chairman of the NAACP, will discuss the Civil Rights Movement at Willamette Jan. 18.

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