February 2013 News

Evan Larson '02 shares his expertise with an environmental science class

Evan Larson '02 credits his achievements in scientific research to his start at Willamette.

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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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Student forges connections between art and science

Summer research and mentoring from professors have helped Erynn Rebol ’13 pair her diverse interests as she works toward a career as a behavioral ecologist.

Writer Andrew Sullivan delivers Atkinson lecture at Willamette

Andrew Sullivan discusses being a homosexual, Christian conservative at the Atkinson Lecture Series.

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Atkinson professor won Fulbright to teach marketing in the Philippines

Atkinson professor Elliot Maltz received a Fulbright to teach marketing topics for three weeks.

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Mark Potok explains why the radical right has grown at free talk Feb. 28

Mark Potok explains why the radical right has grown at free talk.

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U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer discusses redistricting, spending cuts

The congressman took questions from students and faculty about redistricting and spending cuts.

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Professor Elliot Maltz Makes Fulbright Visit to the Philippines

Delivers Lectures on CSR, Sustainability Management and Marketing

WU continuing instructor devotes her honeymoon to dining with strangers

Continuing Instructor Courtney Dillard builds community by dining with strangers across the country

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U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer Visits Law School, Discusses Redistricting and Spending Cuts

Congressman takes questions from students and faculty

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Small-money donations “good for democracy,” Federal Elections Commission Chair says at Willamette Symposium

Symposium featured Oregon elected officials and national campaign finance experts

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Willamette Singers to perform at national choral convention March 15

WU's jazz ensemble is one of two college ensembles to perform at the ACDA convention on March 15.

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Willamette students share research at national conferences

The students are sharing their data on criminology, a college bridge program and immigration policy.

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Poetry's influence on American culture is explored in new book

A Willamette professor's book is nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award.

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Native American culture celebrated during Social Pow wow at Willamette

Willamette University's student Native American Enlightenment Association (NAEA) presents its Eleventh Annual Social Pow wow on March 9.

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Joel Salatin touts benefits of local food to full house on Tuesday

More than 1,000 people flocked to Willamette to hear Joel Salatin share his views on local food.

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Oregon's poet laureate will read her poems at Willamette March 13

Oregon Poet Laureate Paulann Petersen will read selections from her recent work on March 13 as part of the Hallie Ford Literary Series.

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Oregon's poet laureate will read her poems at Willamette March 13

Red Priest featured at Grace Goudy Distinguished Artist Series

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Student leaders help to keep the campus running

Four student leaders share what it takes to steer Willamette’s co-curricular programs — and the lessons they learn along the way.

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

Willamette welcomes 121 students who will spend the next year living and studying in Salem.

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Michael Beseda to lead enrollment and communications

Michael Beseda is selected to lead university enrollment and communications.

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Play examines issue of Native American mascots

A play about Native American mascots shows Willamette students that they have the power to make change.

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Photographer to lecture on race in art and contemporary culture

As part of the Hogue-Sponenburgh Art Lecture Series, contemporary artist Myra Greene will explore photography’s depiction of race.

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Clinic’s Guantanamo Bay Case Headed to Federal Court for Oral Argument

The case is one of two involving detainees at Guantanamo Bay

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WU student shares biophysics research in Philadelphia

Jay Howard '14 will present his work on molecular motor myosin at the Biophysical Society meeting in Philadelphia.

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Writer Gabriel Blackwell featured as part of Hallie Ford Literary Series

On Feb. 5, fiction writer Gabriel Blackwell will read selections from his works as part of the Hallie Ford Literary Series.

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MBA for Professionals Celebrates Commencement, Steve Bass of OPB Serves as Speaker

MBA for Professionals Commencement, Steve Bass of OPB Serves as Speaker