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March 2014 News

Art professor to attend teaching seminar Ann Nicgorski was one of 21 professors nationwide chosen to attend the training in Chicago.

03-28-2014

WU student shares study at national forum Jen Allaway '15 is encouraged by people's reactions to her study on sexism within the gaming industry.

03-28-2014

Five students off to Idaho The rhetoric and media studies majors are sharing their research with the Northwest Communication Association.

03-28-2014

Dempsey Lecture: The Secret Life of Stuff Writer and director Annie Leonard connects the dots between all the "stuff" in our lives and the environmental, economic and social issues we face.

03-24-2014

Hobgood releases new book English professor Allison Hobgood explores the emotional experience of theater goers in Renaissance England.

03-21-2014

Music: Elizabeth Schumann From Beethoven to Liszt, beautiful music awaits those who attend Willamette University’s Grace Goudy Distinguished Artist Series April 10, featuring pianist Elizabeth Schumann.

03-21-2014

Grants spur scientific discovery MJ Murdock Charitable Trust helps fund hands-on research experience for six Willamette students.

03-20-2014

WU student picked for El Pomar Fellowship Hannah Staller '14 will learn leadership, management skills in Colorado.

03-20-2014

Science Lecture: Catherine Drennan Catherine Drennan, a professor of chemistry and biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will discuss science education with the Willamette community April 2 and 3.

03-19-2014

Literary Reading: Adrianne Harun The Hallie Ford Literary Series is concluding the year April 3 with a lecture from novelist Adrianne Harun.

03-18-2014

WU student presents at national conference Jen Allaway '15 is discussing sexism within the game industry in San Francisco March 20.

03-17-2014

Theatre: "The Trojan Women" The difficult questions of war and the price one pays for unchecked aggression are explored in “The Trojan Women,” playing at Willamette University April 10-26.

03-14-2014

Writer Sherman Alexie visits WU Through the Atkinson Lecture Series, Alexie gave insight into his childhood on the Spokane Indian Reservation.

03-13-2014

Reading: Wendy Willis Author Wendy Willis ’88 will visit Willamette on March 12 to read from her collection of poems, “Blood Sisters of the Republic.”

03-09-2014

Willamette Academy: Believe in Me Believe in Me fundraiser to benefit Willamette Academy students

03-07-2014

Lecture: "Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies" Seth Holmes, author of "Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States" will discuss the hidden perils farmworkers face during a lecture at Willamette University March 13.

03-07-2014

WU student accepted into PPIA Through the highly selective program, Martha Sonato '15 will learn about public policy.

03-04-2014

Art: Works by Us, Words by Us Featuring art created by people with mental illnesses, "Works by Us, Words by Us" is showing at WU through March 14.

03-04-2014

Keith Achepohl: If It Please You Lord Achepohl has created as series of works on paper based on the ex-voto.

12-05-2013