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    Across the Street: Willamette's Civic Classroom

    Documentary filmmaker Mike Palmieri highlights Willamette University's connections with the offices of Oregon government and beyond.

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    CEO Magazine ranks Willamette MBA Tier 1

    Willamette's Atkinson Graduate School of Management MBA program named one of only two Tier 1 MBA programs in Oregon.

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    SCRP helps students, professors make new scientific discoveries

    Projects range from exploring the stars to uncovering secrets of climate change.

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    Never Settle

    Roy Pérez, who teaches English and American Ethnic Studies, helps his students challenge concepts of culture and power. 

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Stories and News

From The News

Update on changes in University Services and more

President Thorsett provides an update on staff and reporting line changes, specifically within the University Services division.

Eclipse and Star Trees

Top 10 Willamette Instagram posts of 2017

The total solar eclipse, relighting of the Star Trees and colorful campus received the most love on the university’s account.

From The News

In class — ‘Law 263: Animal Law’

Scott Beckstead’s College of Law class explores how pets, wildlife and farm animals are regarded and treated under the law.

John Poulsen ’94

Alumnus exposes devastating slaughter of elephants

John Poulsen ’94 publishes research that leads to crackdown on poachers.


In the Media

Upcoming event

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration 2018

Jan. 16–25

The university community celebrates King’s legacy with service projects, lectures, a book club, a film discussion, an open mic and more.

Graphic of Martin Luther King Jr. looking out from behind bars in Birmingham Jail.
Upcoming Event

Winter Choir Tour opening concert

Jan. 7

The Willamette University Chamber Choir and Willamette Singers open their tour with a concert at Hudson Hall.

Dr. Wallace Long in Hudson Hall
Upcoming Event

Grace Goudy Distinguished Artists Series

Feb. 1–2

Renowned pianist Jeffrey Kahane will perform the Goldberg Variations.

Jeffrey Kahane, pianist.