Willamette University

Bearcat Bulletin
The week of November 20, 2017
Cover of Willamette magazine, black and white of Waller Hall with solar eclipse The magazine features articles about the presence and impact of women throughout the university’s 175-year history, couples who fell in love while studying at Willamette and August’s total solar eclipse.

MBA ranking The rankings reaffirm Atkinson Graduate School of Management’s top-tier national status.

Masha Gessen The fall 2017 Atkinson Lecture speaker finds autocratic parallels between recent political developments in Russia and America.

colloquium story Janet Lorenzen, assistant professor of sociology, presented on climate change and the ballot box.

andy blevins At OutServe-SLDN, veteran Andy Blevins is working on the lawsuit challenging the ban of transgender servicemembers from the military.

The Quad

Early office closure Wednesday
The university closes for business at 3 p.m. Nov. 22. Here are instructions for managers.
Dana Monaghan

Student food pantry open during fall break
To ensure that all students have access to food over break, a free food pantry is open in the OSA.
Tova Hershman

RSVP for Staff Holiday Luncheon
University employees are invited to share a wonderful meal celebrating the end of an exciting year.
Melissa S Kreutz Gallardo

La Chispa sustainability website is live
La Chispa/The Salem Spark website offers a sustainability information hub for the WU community.
Catalina de Onis

WU Debaters win big at Linfield College
At the second big, regional tournament of the year, Willamette debaters win big and leave happy
Quinlyn I Manfull

Food service hours during fall break
We will be open on some days with limited hours during fall break — come visit us!
Lindsey Leisinger

Bistro reopens Sunday
The Bistro will open after Thanksgiving break on Nov. 26.
Gillian Weisenfluh

WebEdit help and classes
Check out our online tutorials or register for a WebEdit class.
Web Development

Comings & Goings
Departing Faculty/Staff:
Linda Flamenco: Employment Manager - Human Resources

Athletic Events


Women's Basketball vs. Northwest Christian


Women's Basketball vs. Cal St. Maritime


Women's Basketball at UC Santa Cruz

Men's Basketball at UC Santa Cruz
7:00 PM


Men's Basketball vs. La Verne
5:00 PM

Bearcat Bulletin Submissions
Please provide content by 5 p.m. Thursday for inclusion in the next week's Bearcat Bulletin.

This Week


Rescheduled Class for Labor Day
College of Law

Thanksgiving Break


Rescheduled Classes for Mid-Semester Break
College of Law

Tuesday Gallery Talk | nic & sloy: side by side
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Hallie Ford Museum of Art


Last Day of Classes
College of Law

Willamette Law Thanksgiving Dinner
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
College of Law


Thanksgiving Break
College of Law

Thanksgiving Vacation
MBA for Professionals


Thanksgiving Vacation
MBA for Professionals


Dinner is the first contract meal served after Fall break
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Housing & Community Life


Final Examinations
College of Law

Open Registration Begins at 9:00 AM
9:00 AM

Hallie Ford Museum of Art

 nic & sloy: side by side nic & sloy: side by side
Nov. 4, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2018
New Job Postings
(11/06/2017 - 11/20/2017)
Staff Positions:
  • Assistant Director of Recruitment Early Career/Career Change

A complete list of job postings is available by logging into Workday and visiting the Career worklet.

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