Capturing the ultimate race at sea

Supported by a colloquium grant, Henry Veitenhans ’22 documents his race from Washington to Alaska.

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Stories and News

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New tenure-track faculty start the year

Willamette welcomes three tenure-track faculty members in the College of Liberal Arts and Atkinson Graduate School of Management.

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Assistant dean of law placement given highest award from Oregon State Bar

Phylis Myles will be honored with the Award of Merit at a ceremony in November.

Alex Compton ’06

Collaborative research catalyzes career

Undergraduate research experiences catalyzed the career of Alex Compton ’06, virologist and lead investigator at the National Cancer Institute.

Upcoming Event

Family Weekend and Homecoming

Oct. 11–13

Join families, current students and alumni for an action-packed weekend.

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Upcoming event

‘Men on Boats’ by Jacklyn Backhaus

Sept. 26–Oct. 12

Willamette Theatre presents ten men. Four boats. One thrilling adventure where boats aren’t really boats ... and men might not always be men.

Men on Boat logo: a compass with a purple silohette of a woman standing on a boat pointing eastward
Art exhibition

Custom Made Imperatives: Watercolors by Carol Hausser

Aug. 24–Dec. 1

Hallie Ford Museum of Art exhibition features 35 years of the Salem artist’s abstract watercolor paintings.

Carol Hausser’s “Losing My Perspective
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Living Willamette’s motto, law professor protects children’s rights

Warren Binford continues to shine light on children’s treatment at U.S. border facilities.

Warren Binford
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Opening Days and Jump Start gallery

The Willamette community welcomes nearly 400 College of Liberal Arts students at the student-led orientation programs, Opening Days and Jump Start.

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From Willamette to Washington

Jamal Raad ’08 takes on climate change as campaign communications director for presidential candidate and fellow Bearcat Gov. Jay Inslee JD’76.

Jamal Raad ’08 and Gov. Jay Inslee JD’76 in Las Vegas