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March 2019 News

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and former Gov. Barbara Roberts

Oregon’s woman governors to speak on campus

03.01.2019 | Jennifer Johnson

Daniel P. Santos Diversity Speaker Series will feature Gov. Kate Brown and former Gov. Barbara Roberts.

Shanghai China at night

MBA Student Jackson Boyd shares his excitement for study abroad trip in China

03.05.2019 | Jackson Boyd MBA'20

Jackson Boyd MBA’20 discusses China’s economic trends and poses some questions he’d like to explore during his trip.

MBA student leaders from the class of 2019 and 2020 meet in Lake Oswego Oregon during the 2019 Leadership Retreat

2019 Leadership Retreat: A student’s perspective

03.05.2019 | Emily Anderson MBA'20

Emily Anderson MBA’20, next president of Atkinson’s Accounting Association, reflects on the 2019 Leadership Retreat and what the future holds.

Norma Paulus JD’62

Remembering Norma Paulus LLB’62, Oregon’s first woman secretary of state

03.06.2019 | University Communications

Paulus paved the way for women in politics and long supported Willamette.

Steve Thorsett

President’s opening remarks

03.10.2019 | President Steve Thorsett

President Steve Thorsett celebrated the contributions of women in the Willamette community in his opening remarks at the Dean Santos Diversity Speaker Series on March 7.

Alexis Towner

Towner Earns NWC Women's Golf Student-Athlete of the Week

03.11.2019 | Exercise and Health Science Department

Join us in congratulating Alexis (Lexi) Towner, who was recently named the Northwest Conference Women's Golf Student-Athlete of the Week!

Billy Childs

Grammy winner Billy Childs to play at Willamette

03.12.2019 | University Communications

Childs and the Ying Quartet will perform April 5 in the Distinguished Artists Series.

student writes a thank you note at a table with many cupcakes

Honoring the spirit of generosity

03.12.2019 | Tom Morlan

Thanks to a matching gift program, students can make every donation count.

Gov. Kate Brown and former Gov. Barbara Roberts

Oregon governors explore inclusion and overcoming challenges

03.13.2019 | Jennifer Johnson

Law students bring Oregon governors to share experiences for Women’s History Month in diversity speaker series.

Students pack food for Global Day of Service

Bearcats team up for third annual Global Day of Service

03.13.2019 | Paul McKean ’11

Willamette community unites to live out the university motto through service projects across the country and overseas.

2019–20 tuition for the College of Liberal Arts


Willamette University Board of Trustees has set student charges for the coming year.

Pow wow

Generations gather for Social Pow wow


Native and Indigenous Student Union hosts pow wow for 17th year.

garrard conley

'Boy Erased' author to speak April 9

03.22.2019 | Adam Torgerson

Garrard Conley will visit classes and deliver the Hogue-Sponenburgh Art History Lecture.

blue badge logo; text: Peace Corps Top Colleges 2019 Ranked in the Top 10 Peace Corps producing schools

Willamette ranks No. 9 in US for Peace Corps volunteers


University has been ranked among the top small colleges 15 of the last 17 years.

Students, faculty and staff group photo.

International Graduate Students Association Presents: Annual Potluck Dinner

03.25.2019 | Tatuli Okriashvili and Emily Anderson MBA'20

Fulbright Scholar Tatuli Okriashvili MBA'20 recounts IGSA's Annual Potluck Dinner and why she loves attending Willamette MBA as an international student.

Ben Crop

Pursuing an MBA with an eye on theatre

03.26.2019 | Jennifer Johnson

Ben Crop ’08, MBA’09 uses dual degree to build a career in theatre management and education.

Rays of sunshine reflected off Mudd Building

MBA alum credits phenomenal success to Willamette

03.26.2019 | Jennifer Bush

In a recent webinar, Willamette MBA alum, Shanbo Zhang, credits his phenomenal success to Willamette MBA.

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