March 2013 News

Lecture: Filmmaker Lisa Jackson

Award-winning filmmaker Lisa Jackson will show and discuss a selection of her short films April 4 as part of the Indian Country Conversations Series.

Global Teaching Fellows

Through a new program, Willamette’s GSE grads may teach at Tokyo International University for up to four years.

WU professor shares her writing inspiration

Andrea Stolowitz' play, "Antarktikos," is making its world premiere at the Pittsburgh Playhouse.

Lecture: Author Tim Egan

Pulitzer Prize winning author Tim Egan will give a free lecture April 17 as part of the Friends of Straub Environmental Learning Center Environmental Lecture Series.

Alumnus strives to save California Condor

Evan Buechley '06 and his work are featured in the documentary, "Scavenger Hunt: An Unlikely Union."

Celebration: Hawai'i Club lu'au

Hawai'i Club celebrates Polynesian cultures with local foods, dancing

BA/MBA Student's Robotics Lab at Willamette

Building Innovative Ideas Through Club

Theatre: "Measure for Measure"

Themes of corruption, justice and forgiveness intersect in Shakespeare’s dark comedy “Measure for Measure,” opening April 12 at Willamette University.

Dance: Willamette Dance Company

On April 19 and 21 more than 100 students of all levels of experience will take the stage at WDC’s spring concerts.

Building connections

Nilo Thomas ’13 uses Bearcat Robotics to promote science and technology among students.

Distinguished Jurists-in-Residence Coach Students in Mock Trial Competition

Students came from several Salem-area high schools

Support the Marion-Polk Food Share and Receive Free Admission

Bring two cans or packages of food and receive one free admission to the museum.

Call for Blankets: Your Blanket is Invited to Become Part of a Marie Watt Sculpture

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University and artist Marie Watt invite you to donate a blanket (wool or other natural fibers only) and share its blanket story.

Call for Blankets: Your Blanket is Invited to Become Part of a Marie Watt Sculpture

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University and artist Marie Watt invite you to donate a blanket (wool or other natural fibers only) and share its blanket story.

The Hunt is On at the Museum

Families are invited to join us for spring break fun and a prize with our new Family Guide.

Literary Reading: Michael Martone

Contemporary author Michael Martone will read selections from his recent work on April 9 as part of the Hallie Ford Literary Series.

WU professor's research receives national buzz

Peter Harmer's study reveals the positive effects Tai Chi has on Parkinson patients.

Museum Lobby Named in Honor of Museum Benefactor Maribeth Collins

A new name for the HFMA lobby honors the generosity of benefactor Maribeth Collins.

Exploring the Outdoors

From rock climbing to white water rafting, Willamette's Outdoor Program helps students explore what the region's diverse offerings.

Japanese women share memoirs

Ron Loftus' translations portray women's lives in post-war Japan.

Prisoner's Poetry attracts international attention

On behalf of his team, Rey Goicochea '13 is attending Clinton Global Initiative University.

New Music: "Neron Kaisar"

On March 13, New Music at Willamette presents selected scenes from Peel’s opera-in-progress, “Neron Kaisar.” The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Hudson Concert Hall of the Mary Stuart Rogers Music Center.

WU professor publishes new book

Scott Nadelson explores past struggles in his memoir, "The Next Scott Nadelson: A Life in Progress."