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November 2016 News

ATOS Trio, courtesy of the artists

ATOS Trio perform November 14

11.01.2016 | University Communications

The ATOS Trio will open the Grace Goudy Distinguished Artists Series on Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Hudson Hall.

Norman Williams

Willamette Law’s Norman Williams quoted on electoral college in Christian Science Monitor

11.04.2016 | Sarah Carlson

Associate Dean and Professor of Law Norman Williams commented in a Christian Science Monitor story on the prevalence of the current voting system.

Chris Smith

Coevolution and Darwin’s “abominable mystery”

11.04.2016 | Adam Torgerson

Discover how the coevolution between Joshua trees and yucca moths offers clues to Darwin's 'abominable mystery' and sheds light on the diversification of plants

U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska)

2016 Election results for Willamette Law graduates

11.09.2016 | Sarah Carlson

College of Law alumni running in the Nov. 8 elections saw both wins and losses in the polls.

Post election thoughts

11.10.2016 | President Steve Thorsett

In response to post-election emotions, Willamette reaffirms commitment to equity and inclusion. President Thorsett urges empathy and community support.

Veteran and Willamette Law/MBA student Andy Blevins

Catalyst for change

11.11.2016 | Raymond Penney

Veteran and Willamette Law/MBA student Andy Blevins re-arms himself with tools to change the armed forces community.

Employee Forum recap

11.14.2016 | Jennifer Johnson

Staff offer input on potential chief diversity officer hire.

Student trip highlights Oregon’s little-known racial history

11.14.2016 | Jennifer Johnson

Oregon Black Pioneers nonprofit leads College Colloquium trip to Portland.

Student-led initiative for longer fall break kicks in this year

11.14.2016 | Jennifer Johnson

Limited options for food, activities available to students who stay on campus.

The Scale of Justice rests in a courtroom.

Alicia LeDuc chosen as winner of Don Turner Moot Court Competition

11.16.2016 | Sarah Carlson

Participants in the Don Turner Moot Court Competition finished their arguments and the winner was chosen on Nov. 10.

Exercise science

Western University of Health Sciences hosts Exercise Science students

11.16.2016 | Department of Exercise Science

Sixteen Willamette students investigated the inter-workings of a modern medical school institution.


Dr. Row talks biomechanics in Willamette magazine

11.16.2016 | Department of Exercise Science

Dr. Row, associate professor in exercise science, talks research and technology in November’s issue of Willamette magazine.

President Thorsett awards a diploma

Businessweek ranks Willamette MBA Oregon’s ‘Best Business School’

11.17.2016 | Russell Yost MBA ’05

The program moves up 11 spots on the ranking.

Thanksgiving and fall break reminders and activities

11.18.2016 | University Communications

Events include movies, games, athletics, exercise and more. Campus dining service resumes with dinner at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 27, at Goudy.

Willamette University is an inclusive community for all


Willamette University is an inclusive community for all

Willamette magazine distribution changes

11.21.2016 | University Communications

The campus community is encouraged to read the online version.

Gaby Perez-Mendoza and Bailey Moody

Two Willamette Law students awarded grants

11.22.2016 | Sarah Carlson

Third-year Willamette Law students Gaby Perez-Mendoza and Bailey Moody each received $1000 Armonica Grants from the Oregon Women Lawyers Foundation on Nov. 4.

Willamette University MBA Princeton Review Best Business School

Princeton Review names Willamette MBA one of the best in nation

11.22.2016 | Andrew Hickey

Sustainable development, entrepreneurship and faculty cited as strengths.

TaB Jill Summers

After the Break

11.29.2016 | Marc Covert

Four alumni share how the Take a Break program expanded their worldviews and inspired careers focused on social justice.

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