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The cornerstone of the Career Network, the Career Advisor Program is a rich collection of Willamette alumni, parents and friends who prove the old adage: it’s not what you know, it’s who you know. Connections are essential to success and one of the most valuable resources alumni have is their connection to other Willamette alumni. Sign up to be an advisor at the Career Network page in The Compass. Interested alumni and parents can also contact Colleen Sump directly at email@example.com.
- Mellon foundation funds student research A $700,000 grant is supporting research experiences in the arts, humanities and human sciences.
- Willamette student earns Fulbright Grace Katzmar '14 is heading to Germany in September to teach English for nine months.
- MIT professor visits Willamette Catherine Drennan tours Salem to stress value of science education to students.
- WU launches new program The study of Asia and environmental sustainability is enhanced through a $400,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation.
- 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.