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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

Finding strength in numbers

BA/MBA graduate uses data to tackle the business side of the Seahawks.

Paimon Jaberi
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In memoriam: William Swindells, 1930–2018

Willamette life trustee and supporter helped shape and support the university for nearly 50 years.

William Swindells, 1930–2018
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2018 Election results for Willamette Law graduates and students

In the 2018 elections, several graduates — as well as a current student — of Willamette University’s College of Law ran for elected positions.

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