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February 2020 News

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Make a major change with a business minor

01.31.2020 | Jennifer Johnson

Imagine sitting down for your first job interview, understanding your exact role in that organization and feeling confident you can hit the ground running.

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American Studies Program class arrives


Discover the vibrant community of the 2020 American Studies Program class at Willamette University, with opportunities for involvement and cultural exchange.

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Willamette College of Law professor cited in recent Supreme Court case

02.10.2020 | Cindy Cromwell

Steven K. Green’s research generates significant media buzz as the nation’s highest court hears arguments in the case of Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue.

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Willamette named ‘Best Value College’ by Princeton Review


University receives high marks for academic quality, affordability and success of alumni.

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How do I make a successful college transfer?

02.24.2020 | Jennifer Johnson

You’re not even six weeks into your first year of college and it just isn’t a fit for you. 

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Politics class to be featured in upcoming documentary

02.25.2020 | Jennifer Johnson

A transformative Willamette University class held at the Oregon State Penitentiary (OSP) is on its way to gaining national exposure.

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Why you should attend junior preview day

02.25.2020 | Jennifer Johnson

Between the flood of marketing materials and online research, the quest to find a new college can feel a little overwhelming — but there is another option.

Conner Mertens ’17

From athlete to advocate

02.25.2020 | Jennifer Johnson

Conner Mertens ’17, a politics major, credits Willamette for igniting his passion for advocacy. Now, he fights for patients with chronic diseases.

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