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    Family Weekend & Homecoming

    Return to campus during the hustle and bustle of the fall semester to enjoy the Homecoming Football Game, a Tailgate and more - Oct. 11-13!

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    Shakespeare on a Budget

    Join alumni and current students for Willamette's annual trip to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival!

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    Bearcats come home

    Read our recap of Alumni Reunion Weekend 2019

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    New York Theater Tour - Sept. 2019

    Join alumni on our annual trip to the Big Apple! Experience the city's legendary theater scene and incredible Broadway shows. Photo credit: Denys Nevozhai on Unsplash.

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    Nepal Adventure - Mardi Himal Trek

    Join us for a unique Himalayan experience off the beaten path!

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    Tanzania Service and Safari

    You are invited to an extraordinary travel experience that combines service with sightseeing.

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Welcome Bearcat!

We are here to support Willamette alumni from all schools. No matter where life takes us, the alumni community is a resource to which we can contribute and from which we can benefit.

Want to join? No need! All Willamette graduates are automatically lifelong members of this wonderful community. Once a Bearcat, Always a Bearcat!

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Alumni Awards

Honoring Alumni

Each year the Alumni Board honors exceptional Bearcats with Alumni Awards. Help us celebrate the accomplishments of our alumni community!

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Upcoming Event

Bearcat Explorers: Tanzania Service and Safari (2/9/2020)

You are invited to join Willamette for an extraordinary travel experience that combines service...

Upcoming Event

Bearcat Explorers: Essential Holland Tulips in Spring (4/15/2020)

Discover the natural beauty and rich culture of Holland and Belgium on this nine-day river cruise.

Upcoming Event

Bearcat Explorers: Gems of the Danube (8/19/2020)

Embark on a seven-night voyage from Budapest to Nuremberg aboard a luxury cruise liner....

News Story

History major helped Netflix launch streaming

Liberal arts foundation served Greg Orzell ’05 well as he rose up the tech industry’s ranks.

Greg Orzell ’05
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Public servant and Willamette Law alumnus Dennis Koho JD’04 dies

Law partner Eleanor Beatty JD’04 and alumna Sara Kendrick JD’15 recall the former mayor of Keizer’s generosity and care.

Dennis Koho holds a baseball
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Bearcats come home

Alumni Reunion Weekend brings together generations of alumni for fun and community.

three alumni pose with Blitz the Bearcat