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Creating a Story Nora Canty '15 weaves together a story about Pendleton Woolen Mills through a new exhibition at the Willamette Heritage Center.

10-07-2014

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Planning Ahead First-year students gain valuable career-building skills through required programs.

09-25-2014

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Speaking Out Conner Mertens ’17 was the first college football player to come out as bisexual. Several months later, he reflects on how his life has changed.

06-25-2014

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The Waller Violin Plays On Willamette’s mysterious centuries-old instrument gained new life in the hands of Chloe Prendergast ’14.

06-16-2014

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Crossing the Stage Willamette University ushers the undergraduate Class of 2014 across the commencement stage — and into the next phase of their lives.

05-21-2014

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Following Her Instincts Attracted by Willamette's promise of a personalized education, Briana Ezray '14 found a way to study Oregon's native bee population.

05-09-2014

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New Beginnings After overcoming a drug addiction, Mae Lee Browning JD’14 discovered her passion for criminal justice at Willamette University College of Law.

05-02-2014

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A Valued Mentor Max Peterson ’14 first saw Professor David Gutterman while visiting campus as a prospective student. He didn’t know he was meeting his future advisor.

04-28-2014

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Leading the Way At Willamette, Tana Watanabe '14 relished opportunities to travel the globe and learn about Asian cultures. Now she's ready to enter the job market.

04-23-2014

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Breaking Barriers When she couldn't find opportunities to earn her MBA in her home country of Saudi Arabia, Iman Almutairi MBA ’14 set her sights on the Atkinson Graduate School of Management.

03-19-2014

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Dual Ambitions At Willamette, Erin Parkinson '14 didn't have to choose between competitive swimming or pursuing a veterinarian career. She did both.

02-04-2014

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WU's location feeds political aspirations Each year, dozens of Willamette University students intern with legislators, state leaders and the governor at the Oregon State Capitol. No other college or university in the Northwest offers such direct access to state government.

01-07-2014

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2013 in 2:13 Check out our video for a glimpse of some of the accomplishments and happenings from Willamette in 2013.

12-17-2013

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Charting Her Future Scholarships and research grants made Willamette affordable for Stevie Gildehaus '13 — and the opportunities she received went beyond what she had ever imagined.

12-09-2013

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Fostering Cultural Awareness Through the LARC program, Willamette students research effects of using Native American mascots in public schools.

11-25-2013

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Understanding her World Mariah Grubb '14 travels to Rwanda, where she helps villagers create a business while conducting research on the role of foreign aid organizations.

10-14-2013

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Artistic Expressions To broaden people's definitions of art, students Ben Martin '16 and Emma Jonas '15 are bringing two exhibitions to campus this month.

09-18-2013

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Research with a View A Willamette grant sent Caroline Brinster ’16 to the Columbia River Gorge to collect data on behalf of a nonprofit.

08-22-2013

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Investigating the World Through the Liberal Arts Research Collaborative, WU students and professors studied art and science in South Africa

08-16-2013

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San Francisco Adventures Three Willamette students explore their passions by interning in San Francisco this summer.

08-09-2013

Beth Phillips '05 awarded Fulbright grant With the award, the Willamette alumna will study maternal health issues in Nigeria next year.

08-06-2013

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Lending her Voice By working two communications internships in Colorado this summer, Natalie Pate '15 jump starts her career in human rights advocacy.

08-02-2013

Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth A rare opportunity to view varied and exquisite art from some of the world’s oldest Near Eastern civilizations

08-01-2013

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Discoveries in the Skies Dylan Angell ’14 used Willamette’s observatory at Zena Forest this summer to conduct research on a rare type of star.

07-25-2013


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Making her Mark Through research for her thesis and the LARC program, Dina Saraí Rivas ’13 discovers her passion for helping minority students succeed in college.

05-24-2013

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Global Aspirations Rachel Dierken ’13 credits Willamette for helping to launch her career in international education.

05-08-2013

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Going Places At Willamette, Jose Alvarado developed school spirit by mentoring youths, joining clubs and engaging with his professors. Now, he's continuing his schooling at the University of San Francisco.

05-01-2013

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Economics through a Different Lens Henry Harrison came to Willamette intending to study business finance. But several classes and professors showed him he had a passion for a much different path.

04-24-2013

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Community minded Through the connections he’s made at Willamette, Stephen Yamada embarks upon a communications career.

04-17-2013

Art: Senior Art Majors April 13-May 12

04-12-2013

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Finding Her Calling After four trips to Africa to teach, learn Swahili and perform research, Carley Kwiatkowski '13 is heading back to intern with the Southern Economic Development Organization.

04-10-2013

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Entertaining Ideas Through organizing campus events, students on the Willamette Events Board learn lessons in money management, community outreach and teamwork.

04-01-2013

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Global Teaching Fellows Through a new program, Willamette’s GSE grads may teach at Tokyo International University for up to four years.

03-25-2013

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Building connections Nilo Thomas ’13 uses Bearcat Robotics to promote science and technology among students.

03-13-2013

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Exploring the Outdoors From rock climbing to white water rafting, Willamette's Outdoor Program helps students explore what the region's diverse offerings.

03-06-2013

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The Intersection of Science and Art Summer research and mentoring from professors have helped Erynn Rebol ’13 pair her diverse interests as she works toward a career as a behavioral ecologist.

02-27-2013

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Keeping Campus Running Four student leaders share what it takes to steer Willamette’s co-curricular programs — and the lessons they learn along the way.

02-08-2013

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Academic Intervention Tiger Club mixes work and play to mentor youths at Bush Elementary School

01-30-2013

Constance Fowler Art: Constance Fowler

01-24-2013

Holly Andres Art: Holly Andres

01-24-2013

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Prisoner’s Poetry Two Willamette students launch a new poetry-writing program at the Oregon State Penitentiary

01-17-2013

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Community Explorations New students gain appreciation for Salem through class

01-07-2013

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Responding to Emergencies Willamette students receive medical and leadership training through Willamette Emergency Medical Services (WEMS).

12-10-2012


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Lending a Helping Hand Through Bearcats Offering Others Meals, Willamette students share food and companionship with the area’s homeless.

11-12-2012

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Balancing Act Intent on making the most of his senior year, Richard Liebing is spending his days working, studying and making music.

10-09-2012

National program gives students confidence Ellie Calixtro '13 and Reynaldo Goicochea '13 say the PPIA program prepared them for grad school.

09-11-2012

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Living off the Land For six weeks, Willamette students learn about sustainable agricultural practices at Zena Farm.

09-05-2012

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On-the-job training Undergrads report learning valuable career skills through their summer internships.

08-22-2012

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A Student of the World Karina Hoogstede ’12 traveled the globe during her time at Willamette — and she will continue her international focus in Peace Corps.

06-25-2012

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A Student of the World Karina Hoogstede ’12 traveled the globe during her time at Willamette — and she will continue her international focus in Peace Corps.

06-25-2012

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Bringing the World to the Classroom Andrew Morris MAT’12 plans to turn his global experiences into meaningful lessons for his students.

05-29-2012

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Finding his voice Rafael Baptista '12 channels his love of politics into a mission to better his community.

05-14-2012

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Proven Potential A Gates Scholar turned scientist, Alfredo Zuniga '12 credits his achievements to Willamette Academy and his mentor, professor Jason Duncan.

04-19-2012

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More than a Musician Ian Brody ’12 pursued his passion for cello at Willamette — and found many new interests along the way.

04-04-2012

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Leading by Example Tej Reddy '12 credits the benefits of a liberal arts education to helping him achieve his professional goals.

01-26-2012

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Pursuit of Excellence Stephanie Skelly '12 proves her scholastic and athletic prowess through numerous awards.

01-04-2012

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Showing What's Possible Emily Johnson '12 reinvents a campus organization to dispel stereotypes on developmental disabilities.

12-14-2011

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Piecing Together a Puzzle A new Hallie Ford Museum of Art exhibition showcases the sleuthing of Professor Ricardo De Mambro Santos and his students.

08-19-2011

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A New Type of Collaboration The Liberal Arts Research Collaborative allows students and professors to pursue independent research while working closely with people from other fields.

08-05-2011

Welcome graduate students More than 300 students arrived on campus to kick off graduate programs in law, management and education.

08-02-2011

Award sends student abroad Fletcher Haynes ’12 has earned a competitive Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study in Granada, Spain.

07-26-2011

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Learning to be Advocates Six Willamette students and four professors turned a critical eye toward sustainability and debate this summer in China.

07-07-2011

MBA Mid-Summer Gathering The Willamette MBA program is hosting two gatherings for current and prospective students, alumni, faculty and staff.

06-13-2011

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Lessons from the Forest Willamette’s Zena Forest has been the perfect place for Kelsey Copes-Gerbitz ’11 to meld her studies in archaeology and environmental science.

06-01-2011

Student heads to India through fellowship Jenny Seward ’11 earned an opportunity to spend nine months studying social enterprise abroad.

05-31-2011

Athletes earn All-America honors Two Bearcat track and field athletes achieved All-America status during the NCAA Division III national competition.

05-31-2011

Bearcats head to nationals Two tennis players and six track and field athletes will compete at the NCAA Division III Championships.

05-23-2011

Scholarship sends students to Tanzania Isabella Guida ’12 and Carley Kwiatkowski ’13 earned a competitive national award to study abroad next year.

05-23-2011

Graduate earns recognition for paper Chelsea Robinson ’10 recently had her research paper published and selected as an “outstanding example of student scholarship.”

05-20-2011

Student earns Fulbright to Spain Lily Busher ’11 will teach English in Madrid through a prestigious national grant.

05-13-2011

Student named Truman Scholar Erin Bloom’s award provides up to $30,000 in scholarships for students pursuing careers in public service.

05-12-2011

Fulbright goes to Willamette senior Christopher Propst ’11 earned a national grant that will allow him to teach in South Korea.

05-09-2011

Student named Kemper Scholar Amara Fanucci ’14 earned a national award that provides her with scholarships and internship opportunities.

05-03-2011

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Out Into the Real World Student interns gain valuable political and professional experience across the street at the State Capitol.

04-28-2011

Fulbright Grant goes to chemistry major Tucker Mottl ’11 heads to Spain in the fall to research the chemical ecology of lichen in Antarctica.

04-21-2011

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Becoming Better Teachers The Graduate School of Education’s new Master of Education program is helping teachers improve what they do in the classroom.

04-18-2011

Student earns Goldwater Scholarship Tyler Starr ’12 received a national award for his accomplishments in the sciences.

04-14-2011

Art majors showcase projects The artworks of graduating seniors are on display at Willamette’s Hallie Ford Museum of Art.

04-13-2011

Students prepare for lu‘au The popular, student-run event features food and dances that are authentic to Polynesian cultures.

04-06-2011

Students form museum club The new club is working to build greater student involvement in Willamette’s Hallie Ford Museum of Art.

03-09-2011

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Top-Notch Negotiators Two Willamette law students took their newfound dispute resolution skills to the next level and won second place in a national competition.

03-02-2011

Dancers prepare for concerts The Willamette Dance Company produces two annual concerts that are choreographed and performed by students.

02-22-2011

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Learning by Doing Atkinson Graduate School of Management Professor Robert Wiltbank and his students explore entrepreneurship by working as real-world angel investors.

02-10-2011

Student coaches robotics team Collin Skiles ’13 is leading a group of elementary and middle school students to a state competition.

12-20-2010

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Bringing Dante's Work to Life A Hallie Ford Museum of Art exhibition and a visit from the artist and a Dante expert helped a class gain unique insight into the “Divine Comedy.”

11-29-2010

Carson Scholars present projects A group of undergraduates recently shared the results of their summer research.

11-02-2010

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Experiencing a New Culture A grant to conduct research in China gives five Willamette undergraduates and their professor a close-up view of a shamanistic society.

10-29-2010

WU awards sustainability grants Vermicomposting and sustainability books for schoolchildren are among the projects that were funded.

10-21-2010

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Exploring New Passions Willamette freshmen study a broad array of topics in College Colloquium — and some take their learning a step further through research.

10-14-2010

Center for Asian Studies teaches about Cambodia A survivor of genocide in Cambodia details his efforts to improve the country’s schools.

10-01-2010

Students named Gilman Scholars Jill Schneeman ’12 and Hanna Connett ’11 have earned national scholarships to study abroad.

09-20-2010

Internship and Volunteer Fair A diverse group of organizations invited students to discover service and job training options — and get a jump start on careers.

09-14-2010

Event showcases student activities Willamette organizations offer students a path towards positive social and academic experiences.

09-13-2010

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On-the-Job Training For many Willamette undergraduates, summer meant internships — from the Senate in Washington, D.C., to a transportation agency on the Columbia River to nonprofits in Salem.

09-13-2010

Willamette welcomes class of 2014 The new undergraduate students are among the strongest academically in Willamette’s history.

08-27-2010

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From Farm to Plate Willamette students take local eating to a new level by running a farm that produces food for the campus dining hall.

08-17-2010

Athlete recognized for academics Chris Platano ’10 has earned an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship and Academic All-America honors.

07-08-2010

Athletes earn academic honors Two Willamette track and cross country athletes were named First Team Academic All-District by ESPN The Magazine.

06-07-2010

Willamette scholars rack up honors Nine students and alumni earned ten national scholarships this spring for their academic accomplishments.

05-24-2010

Student named Goldwater Scholar Charlotte Osborne ’11 earned a prestigious scholarship for students pursuing science or mathematics careers.

05-03-2010

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Helping the Next Generation Ben Clanton ’10 has dedicated his research, service, classroom and volunteer activities to one goal: advocating for children.

04-29-2010

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Going Places with the Class of 2010 Our new graduates are ready to make their mark in a variety of ways — including work at Intel, an international Fulbright program, prestigious grad schools and service with Teach for America.

04-29-2010

Freshman named Kemper Scholar Keith Fakhoury ’13 was selected for the prestigious national scholarship-mentorship program.

04-28-2010

Student earns Fulbright Grant Anthropology major Caitlin Casebolt ’10 will head to Germany for a year to teach English.

04-20-2010

Student named Truman Scholar The award for students planning public service careers provides Hannah Harper ’11 up to $30,000 for graduate school.

04-14-2010

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Dedicated to Scientific Research Jeff Weber ’10 earned a prestigious national Hertz Fellowship, providing him $250,000 for graduate studies in the applied sciences or engineering.

04-05-2010

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Playing on the International Pitch Just four years after reviving the rugby club team at Willamette, the players took their game abroad to challenge teams in Ireland and Scotland.

04-05-2010

Student awarded prestigious $250,000 fellowship Senior math and chemistry student Jeff Weber is named Hertz Fellow.

03-30-2010

Dedicating the break to service Willamette students, faculty and staff are heading across the country during Spring Break for service projects.

03-17-2010

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Giving Back to the Community Nancy M. Garcia ’08, MBA’10 heads straight from graduation to a job helping Hispanic-owned businesses in Portland — a position she found while a student.

03-09-2010

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Power in the Wind Albert Wright ’10 and Jeff Bennett ’10 went far beyond a textbook to learn about renewable energy — they built their own wind turbine.

03-02-2010

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Providing a Global Perspective Willamette’s international students and those who have studied abroad share their experiences with local schoolchildren.

01-28-2010

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Art in the Forest Willamette’s Zena Forest provides a laboratory for all the liberal arts, as a class of art students recently learned.

12-21-2009

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A World-Class Law Student When Mark A. Fretta JD’10 isn’t studying torts or contracts, you can find him training as an Olympic triathlete.

11-10-2009

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Developing a Global View A new Willamette institute will allow students to investigate global challenges, starting with health care in Africa.

09-03-2009

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Willamette Welcomes Class of 2013 The 541 new first-year students arrived on campus this week for orientation.

08-27-2009

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Students Work for U.S. Senator

08-05-2009

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Summer of Science Camas flower pollination, atom-trapping lasers, vibration exercise and local food systems — students and faculty spent their summer investigating science’s mysteries.

08-05-2009

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Datatel Scholars Hannah Leland ’10 and Charlotte Osborne ’11 won scholarships from the Datatel Scholars Foundation.

06-16-2009

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National Scholars Thirteen Willamette students and alumni received a total of 15 national fellowships and scholarships this spring.

06-04-2009

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Charting a Life of Meaning Elizabeth Calixtro ’13 plans to use her Gates Millennium Scholarship to study politics and law — and advocate for human rights.

06-02-2009

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National Hunger Fellow Amy Johnson ’08 will spend the next year fighting poverty and hunger through a prestigious fellowship.

05-29-2009

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Willamette Welcomes Gates Scholars Eight 2009 Gates Millennium Scholars will attend Willamette this fall, including nearly one-third of Oregon’s recipients.

05-26-2009

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Passion for the Planet Laura Westmeyer ’09 was a tireless environmental advocate at Willamette, involved in everything from managing the Bike Shop to planting edibles in the local landscape.

05-26-2009

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History Scholar Alicia Maggard ’10 won two prestigious history fellowships to conduct research in Philadelphia and New York.

05-19-2009

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A Winning Composition A passion for classical music and mentoring from Willamette musicians helped Phil Taylor ’11 win one of the most coveted young composer awards in the Western Hemisphere.

05-15-2009

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Kemper Scholars Two Willamette students were selected for the scholarship-mentorship program: RoseAnn Glade ’12 and Erika Mosqueda ’12.

05-14-2009

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Wulapalooza From the first planning meeting to the final dismantling of the stage, students lead every part of Willamette’s annual music and art festival.

05-08-2009

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Student Service Featured USA Today highlighted the work of Ben Clanton ’10 in a feature on Millennials making a difference in their communities.

04-29-2009

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Senior Earns Fulbright Ali Maki ’09 heads to Spain after graduation to teach English through a prestigious Fulbright Grant.

04-17-2009

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Student Wins Udall Tucker Mottl ’11 received a Udall Scholarship for students interested in environmental careers.

04-13-2009

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Student Receives Honor Jared Nishikawa ’10 was awarded an honorable mention for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.

04-08-2009

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Interns Pick Up Political Experience Interns Pick Up Political Experience at the Capitol

03-15-2009

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The Economics of Fishing Exploring the Economics of Fishing

03-15-2009

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Student Athletes Score At Willamette you might meet a rower who plays brilliant cello, or a track star sprinting toward a career in medicine.

03-15-2009

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'Where Are My Nurses?' How does America’s health care system relate to a nurse shortage in Ghana? Sarah Kutten ’09 uses her undergraduate research grant from Willamette to reveal a surprising connection.

03-15-2009

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Willamette Celebrates Africa

02-24-2009

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Locavore Stocks Up for Winter

11-15-2008

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Scholarship Sends Student to Germany

11-01-2008

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A New Generation of Activism

11-01-2008

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From Tractor to Trustee Meeting

10-15-2008

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'It's About Connections'

10-01-2008

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Willamette Welcomes New Class

09-15-2008

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Getting an Education on the Streets of Portland

08-12-2008

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From Salem to D.C.: Fellowship Furthers Student's Policy Work

08-01-2008

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Listening as Letting Go

07-15-2008

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The Health Care that Doesn't Trickle Down

07-15-2008

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Former Marine Takes Kemper Scholarship

06-16-2008

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A Call to Teaching

05-27-2008

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Philosophy 101 Leads to Unexpected Path

05-27-2008

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Student Continues Life of Travel Through Scholarship

05-15-2008

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Chasing the 'Wild Collective Song' Across the Globe

05-15-2008

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Math + Chemistry = Goldwater

05-01-2008

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Fulbright Sends Student to the Netherlands

04-15-2008

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Cross-Country Champion Wins NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

03-15-2008

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An Eye on the Global Market

03-10-2008

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Not Just Jocks: Swimmers Are Role Models Outside the Pool

02-15-2008

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Exploring Ecuador's 'Wild West'

01-15-2008

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Living a Semester on "African Time"

12-15-2007

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Alumnus Wins International Fraternity Award

10-15-2007

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From Sea to Sea, We All Share Something

10-15-2007

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Running Toward Answers

10-01-2007

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Expanding World View: Student Wins Ambassadorial Scholarship

09-15-2007

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Welcoming a New Class

09-13-2007

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Kiomars Qahir: Ambassador for Peace

09-01-2007

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Compassion 101

09-01-2007

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A Lifelong Stroke of Luck

08-01-2007

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Thinking Small

08-01-2007

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A Stranger Inside Himself

07-15-2007

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Upstream Meets Downstream

06-22-2007

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Book Learning Meets the Real World

06-22-2007

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Jacquie Grace: Talking Terns

05-21-2007

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Student Travels to Korea On Fulbright

05-21-2007

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Willamette University Students Fill a Mentoring Gap

04-24-2007

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A Disaster of Global Proportions

04-19-2007

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Willamette Student Named Kemper Scholar

04-13-2007

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Fulbright Returns Student to Her Birthplace

04-13-2007

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Exploring the World, Molecule by Molecule

03-15-2007

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Art Bounded by History

03-15-2007

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Symmonds Sizzles in National Races

03-01-2007

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A Running Tradition

02-27-2007

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Honoring a True Friend

12-18-2006

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The Bistro Family: 20 Years of Common Grounds

12-05-2006

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Rivals Reunited

11-03-2006

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Train Bandits and Sinking Ships: The Longest Journey of His Life

11-01-2006

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Masahiro Suzuki: Learning Culture Through Baseball

10-18-2006

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Greg Scott: Following His Heart

09-25-2006

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Art of the Past

09-19-2006

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Choral Group Draws Standing Ovation at Carnegie Hall

09-15-2006

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How Are We Doing? Sustainability Retreat Measures Progress, Sets Goals

09-05-2006

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Student to Attend National Leadership Institute

07-21-2006

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Intelligent Design: Science, Faith or Neither?

07-15-2006

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Miranda Rake: All You Need Is Love

07-01-2006

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Fleet-Footed Symmonds Fastest in Nation

06-27-2006

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Scholarship Winner Aspires to Help Her People

06-15-2006

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Suzanne Torre: Wild for Wetlands

06-15-2006

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Darrell McGie: Paving the Hydrogen Highway

06-15-2006

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Andrew Thomson: Buried Treasure

06-15-2006

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Willamette Student Earns Datatel Scholarship

06-01-2006

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Natalie Muren: Runner at Heart

05-15-2006

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Willamette Student Receives Two National Scholarships

05-15-2006

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African Faith: Student to Study Religion through Watson Fellowship

05-15-2006

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Willamette Student Earns Doctoral Fellowship for Plant Research

05-15-2006

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Love for Language: Fulbright Grant Takes Student to Korea

05-01-2006

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Sustaining the Future: Student Lands Udall Scholarship

05-01-2006

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Willamette Student Wins Service Fellowship

05-01-2006

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Putting Things Back Together in New Orleans

05-01-2006

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Connecting with History: Student Wins Research Fellowship

05-01-2006

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Sienna Houtte: A Roaming Spirit

05-01-2006

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Inside Politics: Willamette Student Wins D.C. Fellowship

04-24-2006

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Willamette Student Named Kemper Scholar

04-24-2006

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Brains Over Brawn in Willamette Competition

03-29-2006

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Ai Motoda: Helping Others

01-04-2006

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Torey Jovick: Opening to the World

01-04-2006

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Jade Snow: Dancing with Spirit

12-21-2005

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Going Green: Willamette Student Wins Audubon Award

12-21-2005

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Lucas Hernandez: Filming in Faith

12-21-2005

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Katherine Ervine: A Walk into History

12-21-2005

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Tim Stumhofer: Measuring 37

11-03-2005

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Two Willamette Alums Named Rotary Ambassadorial Scholars

10-21-2005

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Megan Flora: The Skinny on Smoking

10-14-2005

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Caitlin Letts: Painting the Birds

10-14-2005

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Stephanie Vandehey: Banks Grad Wins USGA Fellowship

05-13-2005

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Lopaka Purdy: The Fire Within

05-04-2005

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Anton Chiono: Bridging the Divide

05-04-2005

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Melissa Wheeler: Reaching Across Cultures

05-04-2005

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Nicole Lindquist: Creating a Legal Link

04-25-2005

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Maria Olivares: Lessons in Clay

04-25-2005

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Litchfield Student Wins National Scholarship

04-21-2005

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Bennett Wins Fellowship for Worldwide Adventure

04-19-2005

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Chiono Selected for Udall Scholarship

04-19-2005

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D'Ambrosio Wins Truman Scholarship

04-19-2005

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Walker Wins Prestigious Fulbright Award

04-19-2005

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Willamette senior Nate Matlock has his eye on 200-foot mark

04-14-2005

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Beth Phillips: Bearing Witness

03-25-2005

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Sarah Sprinkle: Modern Day Slaves

03-25-2005

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Kate McClendon: Silk Road: Religion's Melting Pot

03-25-2005

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Michelle Gregoire: Politics Inspires Washington's First Daughter

02-14-2005

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Paul Swenson: Taking Flight.

02-14-2005

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Amber Simonton: Journey to Herself.

02-14-2005

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Rebecca Farrin: Finding Her Path.

02-09-2005

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Seeing Alli: Delta Gamma Membership Made the Difference.

02-02-2005

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Amber Simonton: Empower yourself. And then empower others.

01-24-2005

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Sharon Long: Feel good. Sometimes helping others is just what the doctor ordered.

01-24-2005

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Anton Chiono: Make it personal.

01-24-2005

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Brian Egger: Build something that lasts.

01-24-2005

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Jessa Fox: Eat, learn and be friendly.

01-24-2005

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Kelsey Soma: Be accomplished.

01-24-2005

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Jenn Heidt: Lead the way.

01-24-2005

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Annie Bither-Terry: Raise awareness.

01-24-2005

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Jean-Pierre Hill: Act globally, act locally.

01-24-2005

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Lisa Oakley: Fill your own prescription.

01-24-2005

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Torey Jovick: Make the most of your week off.

01-24-2005

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Justin Brown: Put the pieces into place.

01-24-2005

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Mike Ruygrok: Here's to your health.

01-24-2005

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Clearing the Air

10-07-2004

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Reaching for the Stars

10-07-2004

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China Experience Awakens Passion

09-20-2004

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China Trip Inspires Love for Democracy

09-20-2004

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Cultural Research Broadens View

09-20-2004

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Sled Dog Girl

09-08-2004

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College Mentors Help Students Succeed

06-09-2004

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Stice Selected for Prestigious Boren Scholarship

05-13-2004

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Willamette Students Present Hot Topics at Conference

05-13-2004

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Willamette Senior Receives 2004 Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

05-04-2004

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Roseburg Student Honored as Presidential Scholar

04-20-2004

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Three Willamette Debaters Win International Honors

04-20-2004

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Two Willamette Students Create Puppet Mania

04-08-2004

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Willamette Seniors Named 2004-2005 Watson Fellows

04-08-2004

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Willamette Sophomore Wins Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

04-08-2004

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Heidt and Meyer Selected for Truman Scholarships

04-06-2004

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Willamette Senior Alex Dukalskis Wins Fulbright Grant

04-06-2004

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Willamette Math Whiz is Essay Winner

03-17-2004

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Green Giggles: Willamette Students Study Brain Phenomenon

03-02-2004

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Students' Research Provide Clues to Heart Function

02-27-2004

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Escape from the Streets of L.A.

12-23-2003

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Jovick Wins National Honor Merit Award

11-26-2003

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Amy Williams Honored by UPS

11-26-2003

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Research Illuminates Career Path

10-28-2003

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Adventure Draws Willamette Alum

10-21-2003

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Gilman Scholar Gains International Perspective

10-21-2003

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Willamette Grad Named Rotary "Ambassador"

09-18-2003

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Willamette Grad Named Fulbright Scholar

05-23-2003

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Willamette Student Interns Are a Mainstay at Capitol

05-14-2003

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Lucas Honored by American Psychological Association

05-12-2003

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Presidential Scholars Named

05-09-2003

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Film project focuses career

04-30-2003

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Two Willamette Students Win Prestigious Udall Scholarships

04-29-2003

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Salem Gets Family Friends: Willamette grad makes a difference for at-risk kids

04-25-2003

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Pollyanna Memory: Willamette Student Researcher Finds Positive is Better for Memory

04-25-2003

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Okinawan Dream: Willamette student's ethnic heritage becomes her passion

04-25-2003

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Debating Career Change: International debate inspires former Modesto grad

04-25-2003

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Mixing God and Politics: Willamette Student Explores Little Talked About Issue

04-25-2003

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Life in the Shadows: Willamette student examines undocumented Latino workers

04-25-2003

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Idaho's Next Spielberg? Young filmmaker wins award to make film

04-25-2003

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Willamette Students Take an Unusual Break

04-25-2003

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Willamette Student Researcher Thumbs Nose at Breathe Right Strips

04-25-2003

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Native Hawaiian applies her culture and her heart to an innovative program for at-risk kids.

04-25-2003

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Ashland's Own Wins International Debate

04-25-2003

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Plugged-In Junior Miss: The Northwest's Hottest Teen is Hopping

04-25-2003

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A Latina Friend to Children: Young woman's Hispanic heritage defines her career

04-25-2003

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Two Willamette Students Win Prestigious Scholarship

04-25-2003

Willamette night at the Volcanoes Hundreds of first-year students and alumni showed their Bearcat pride at Volcanoes baseball outing.


Undergraduates present research Students led classes on Student Scholarship Recognition Day as they shared their academic projects.