Star Trees holiday lighting celebration

Bearcats and friends gathered for Willamette’s annual holiday celebration.

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Stephens-Davidowitz highlights the power of big data

Bestselling author and data scientists Seth Stephens-Davidowitz shares his digital truth serum.

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Willamette MBA Ranked Best U.S. Business School by Bloomberg Businessweek

Willamette MBA Ranked Best U.S. Business School by Bloomberg Business week

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Mock Interview Day at Willamette MBA

Mock Interview Day at Willamette MBA includes interviewing with real recruiters and working professionals — an important part of the program that prepares early career students for job interviews.

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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Jan. 24

The Office of Multicultural Affairs will lead the Willamette community in the MLK Book Club and in service projects around Salem.


Fannie Lou Hamer speaking into a mic; text: "Nobody's free until everybody's free. Fannie Lou Hamer
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Dramatic Vocal Arts Opera

Jan. 30–Feb. 2

Willamette’s music students perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Der Schauspieldirektor” and Antonio Salieri’s “Prima la musica e poi le parole.”

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Curiously Wonderful Christmas Stories

Dec. 13–15, 19–20

Theatre 33’s new holiday play celebrates Yuletide traditions from around the world.

red cutout of Santa and sleigh behind three reindeer against a background of evergreen trees and white stars
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U.S. News names Willamette among top colleges

U.S. News and World Report listed Willamette University in the top tier of liberal arts colleges nationally, ranking the university 68th among the best liberal arts colleges and as a “Best Value School” in the magazine’s 2020 rankings.

Waller Hall on a sunny autumn day with orange-yellow tree in foreground
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Biology alum gives keynote at United Nations General Assembly

Pat Keys' speech to the second committee focused on climate change, global wealth inequality and sustainability.

Pat Keys ’05
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Willamette College of Law recognized by National Jurist Magazine

Willamette was the only law school in the Pacific Northwest to be recognized.

Willamette College of Law building with autumn colored trees