May 2015 News

Construction projects underway

The work includes renovating a residence hall and remodeling lab spaces.


Willamette earns national recognition for community service efforts

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


Free admission to active military personnel and their families

Free admission to active military personnel and their families throughout the summer

Professor Abigail Susik selected to attend national art history seminar

The event is aimed to strengthen the teaching of art history to undergrads.


Hampshire Honor Society

Ryan Springer ('15) was recognized by the Hampshire Honor Society, who promote academic scholarship among NCAA football players.


Spring 2015 Atkinson Commencement

Willamette University MBA Welcomes the Class of 2015

Spring 2015 Atkinson Commencement

Chip Kruger Commencement Address

Native American programming helped with new, $30,000 grant

The funds will help recruit, support and retain Native American students at Willamette.


Willamette University celebrates Class of 2015 at commencement

Three acclaimed speakers helped celebrate the achievements of WU graduates on May 17.


Willamette’s institutional advertisement lands at PDX

The airport ad is a ‘first’ in a set of collaborative marketing efforts.


Pate '15 pursued her love for performing, activism at Willamette

An aspiring human rights journalist, Natalie Pate '15 is honing her writing skills through a reporting job with the Statesman Journal newspaper in Salem.


Oldham ’14, MBA’15 explores the concept of impermanence in Japan

As the first Willamette student to win the Luce Scholar national fellowship, Oldham is spending a year in Japan to study the art of ikebana.

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.


Willamette law ranks first in Pacific NW for grad employment

Recent ABA data places Willamette law first in the Pacific Northwest for employment outcomes for the Class of 2014.

Santos honored with inaugural Literacy Trailblazer Award

Mid-Valley Literacy Center honors Dean Danny Santos for literacy and leadership efforts.

Risa Cromer '04 earns prestigious Charlotte W. Newcombe Fellowship

Risa Cromer ’04 is one of four anthropologists across the nation to receive the award.