Willamette Day photos

by University Communications,

  • students, faculty and staff form a giant 175
    Students, faculty and staff marked the university’s 175th anniversary by forming a giant 175 on Sparks Field.
  • Willamette community members smile for a drone photo
    Members of the Willamette University community wave to a drone for a commemorative photo on the university’s 175th anniversary, Feb. 1, 2017.
  • Ta-Nehisi Coates speaks at Willamette University
    Acclaimed writer Ta-Nehisi Coates presents the spring 2017 Atkinson Lecture in Smith Auditorium.
  • Full house for Coates in Smith Auditorium
    Ta-Nehisi Coates spoke to a packed Smith Auditorium. The overflow crowd watched via closed-circuit in Rogers Music Center.
  • Ta-Nehisi Coates Atkinson Lecture intro
    Omari Weekes, assistant professor of English, welcomes guests to the spring 2017 Atkinson Lecture in Smith Auditorium.
  • Students make a giant 175
    Students, faculty and staff form a giant seven for the commemorative 175th photo on Sparks Field.
  • Smiling for the drone out in the cold
    Bearcats smile for an overhead drone that took a commemorative 175th photo at Sparks Field.
  • Willamette softball team with Blitz
    Members of the Willamette softball team pose with Blitz.
  • Students and staff scatter after photo shoot
    Students, faculty and staff scatter after the photo shoot.
  • 175 banners
    Banners commemorating Willamette University’s 175th anniversary can be found around campus.
  • Roth's congratulations sign
    Businesses in the Salem-Keizer area recognized Willamette University’s 175th anniversary on Feb. 1, 2017.
Related Story

Chemistry professor secures $325K National Science Foundation grant

David Griffith and senior research students study estrogen in aquatic environments.

${alt}
Related Story

New housing changes help first-year students find common ground

First-Year Commons will include Terra, Belknap, Cascadia and Matthews halls and Baxter Complex.

${alt}
Related Story

Six faculty granted tenure for 2017–18 academic year

The university recognized Anna Cox, Brandi Row Lazzarini, Roy Pérez, Abigail Susik, Karen Sandrik and Kawika Pierson for their teaching, scholarship and service.

Related Story

Social Pow wow celebrates 15 years

Tradition and culture shared through this annual event.

${alt}