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November 2019 News

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How to prepare for college theatre auditions

11.01.2019 | Professor of Theatre Susan Coromel

Many colleges, like Willamette, provide scholarships for theater students. Auditioning showcases your acting prowess, crucial for program acceptance.

Operations and Supply Chain Association Informational Panel

11.06.2019 | Ricardo Castillo MBA'20

Second-year MBA students share with first-years their operations and supply chain internships at Nike, Our Serviceworks, and Oregon Health Authority.

MBA students in suits

Mock Interview Day at Willamette MBA

11.07.2019 | Jarin Kobashigawa BA/MBA'21

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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Best questions to ask at your college visit


Planning a college visit? Ask insightful questions like what students complain about, diversity, popular majors, and alumni outcomes to find your best fit.

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

11.08.2019 | Jennifer Bush

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

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Portland Trek Recap

11.09.2019 | Jarin Kobashigawa BA/MBA'21

Willamette MBA alumni hosts current students at Intel and Nike.

Upcoming webinars

11.10.2019 | Atkinson Marketing

Register for upcoming webinars to learn more about Willamette MBA and if it’s the right program for you.

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Getting that job with no experience

11.11.2019 | Atkinson Marketing

Both with no prior work experience, 23 year-old Liz Hartman MBA’19 now works as a Senior Financial Analyst at Intel, while 22 year-old CJ Walker MBA’20 interned at Wieden + Kennedy over the summer. Find out how they did it in this podcast with Poets and Quants.

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Finding the best college: 3 questions to ask

11.17.2019 | Interim VP and Dean of Admission Mary Randers

As admission officers, we constantly field questions from you and love to help. However, some of the most common questions may not lead to the answers you need.

Seth Stephens-Davidowitz speaks on the Hudson Hall stage

Stephens-Davidowitz highlights the power of big data

11.21.2019 | Adam Torgerson

Bestselling author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz delivered the fall 2019 Atkinson Lecture, showcasing how big data unveils insights from racehorses to mental health.

wallace long conducts the choir

Wallace Long leaves a lasting legacy on the Willamette community

11.22.2019 | Paul McKean '11

Long retires at the end of the 2019-2020 academic year as the music department plans for the future of the choral program.

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In conversation with Katherine Skovira

11.22.2019 | Paul McKean '11

Katherine Skovira, Willamette's new endowed chair in Voice and Opera Studies, shares her excitement for the future of opera at Willamette University.

United Nations building

Willamette Law clinic students submit report to United Nations Human Rights Council

11.25.2019 | Jennifer Johnson

Willamette Law students submit a report to the U.N. Human Rights Council on U.S. children’s rights violations, a culmination of their clinical experience.

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Best places to eat in Salem

11.25.2019 | Jennifer Johnson

Whether we’re studying, meeting friends or simply heading to our weekly lunch spot, the Willamette community likes to frequent these spots. 

Teacher drawing on white board

Why study data science? Degrees, jobs and salaries

11.26.2019 | Jennifer Johnson

If you could invest in one form of insurance for your career, consider data science first.

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What should you study in college? The answer may surprise you.

03.16.2022 | Jennifer Johnson

Prepare for the future job market with a balanced intellect and layered skill set. Choose a college emphasizing liberal arts to excel in evolving workplaces.

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