March 2015 News

Atkinson AACSB Accreditation Reaffirmed

Willamette University MBA Reaccreditation Announced

Abigail Susik credits her interest in art history to an unquenchable curiosity

Describing her classroom as an "unpredictable laboratory," art history professor Abigail Susik says the best part of her job is learning from her students.


Courtney Stevens recognized in "40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire"

NerdScholar recognized Courtney Stevens in its "40 Under 40: Professors who Inspire."


Humanity in Action names its first Willamette University fellow

Through the program, Maria Hernandez ’15 will explore national histories of discrimination and resistance.


Willamette University develops Institutional Marketing Plan

The first-ever plan charts a course for telling the Willamette story better.


Art Conservation Demonstrations with Tom Fuller

Find out more about art conservation with Tom Fuller as he works with our Native American collection.

ACSM Northwest 2015 Annual Meeting, Bend, OR

Eleven EXSCI students traveled to the American College of Sport Medicine's NW regional meeting this year to present original research and compete in the annual Student Knowledge Bowl on February 27th, and 28th.


Valerie Cleary hired as Willamette's new director of athletics

Spring issue celebrates Bearcats in business, a speed-skating student, and much more.

Greenfield merged financial, social values at Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream

Atkinson Lecture featured Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream.


“The Country Wife” opens at Willamette University April 16

For nearly two centuries, “The Country Wife” was considered too scandalous for the stage. But it’s precisely because of its clever satire and cheeky dialogue that the comedy is opening at Willamette University April 16.


The Hunt is On! Families are Invited to Participate in a Gallery Hunt and Receive a Prize

Starting Spring Break, families are invited to go on a scavenger hunt in the galleries and receive a prize

Willamette community raises over $200k

Inaugural “24 Hours of Giving” event supported by over 750 donors.


Atkinson Student Earns First Luce Scholarship

Oldham '14, MBA '15 named Luce Scholar

Serena Meng '15 credits her biology mentor for spurring her curiosity

Through her mentorship with professor Jason Duncan, Serena Meng '15 discovered her passion for science.

Willamette University presents Ethos Percussion Group

On April 17, Willamette University presents Ethos Percussion Group.

Willamette law continues upward trend in US News rankings

Law school continues its rise in rankings by US News and World Report.


Cavedoni '14 learned to expect the unexpected while working in China

After graduating a year ahead of schedule, Olina Cavedoni '14 used her majors in economics and international studies to work at the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China.

Anderson & Roe Piano Duo: April 1

On April 1 at 7:30 p.m., Willamette will feature the acclaimed piano duo Anderson & Roe.

Willamette hosts social powwow

13th Annual Social Powwow celebrates Native culture and traditions

Shields’ delicious tribute

Fans flip over his edible artworks.


Shields’ delicious tribute

Film: "Within the Silence"

Tomodachi Program promotes friendship across cultures

Tomodachi participants share American culture with ASP students — and find they learn just as much from the experience.


Student earns first Luce Scholarship

Christian Oldham ’14, MBA ’15 will spend a year in Japan studying ikebana.