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September 2021 News

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Willamette ranks high for LGBTQ-inclusive efforts


Willamette was among 10 universities nationwide recognized for positive policies, programs and programs for LGBTQ youth.

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COVID-19 Policy and Health Reminders

09.01.2021 | Lisa Landreman, Vice President for Student Affairs

Read on for Willamette's current guidelines and policies.

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Princeton Review identifies Willamette as one of the ‘best in the West’


Willamette among 126 colleges in the western U.S. recognized for academic excellence.

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WU important student policies, resources and information

09.02.2021 | Abbas Hill, Dean of Students for Community Care and Inclusion

Find new and updated information on how we maintain vibrant learning communities.

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Digging into data at warp speed

09.07.2021 | Jennifer Johnson

Following one team's international success, Willamette wants to offer more data science competitions.

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Room with a view: Landscape mural finds new home in public display

09.07.2021 | Jennifer Johnson

A 7-foot tall mural by a famed Oregon artist moves from a Salem dining room to Hallie Ford Museum of Art.

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Willamette named ‘best college’ by U.S. News and World Report


Willamette University rose one spot higher this year among a total 223 arts and science institutions.

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Visiting Assistant Professor Brings Human Rights Experience to Willamette Law

09.21.2021 | Sarah Bello

Robin Maril is a visiting professor for the 2021-22 academic year.

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Willamette MBA leaps 16 places in Bloomberg Businessweek MBA ranking

09.21.2021 | Jennifer Bush

Willamette MBA leaps 16 places in Bloomberg Businessweek 2021-22 Best B-Schools MBA ranking.

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Celebrate Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month

09.22.2021 | Dean of Students for Community Care and Inclusion Abbas Hill

The national celebration runs Sept. 15-Oct.15.

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CAS Office of Admission resumes in-person visits

09.23.2021 | Director of Admission Marketing and Events Caitlin Harper

Every effort will be made to ensure the safety of all office visitors as well as the Willamette community.

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Family of Willamette alumni eligible for new undergraduate scholarship

09.23.2021 | Office of Advancement

The Willamette Family Scholarship will be available to incoming undergraduate students who are the children, grandchildren, nieces/nephews, or siblings of any Willamette University alum.

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Wall Street Journal, Times Higher Education names WU among top colleges


Of nearly 800 institutions nationwide, Willamette ranked No. 147.

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Forbes places Willamette among nation's top colleges


The university was one of 600 schools listed in the ranking.

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Willamette launches 2021-2022 strategic planning process

09.28.2021 | Provost and Senior Vice President Carol Long

A series of Compass Conversations will kick off Phase I of strategic planning in October.

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Envisioning a future with more art, science and design

09.29.2021 | Jennifer Johnson

Willamette’s merger with Pacific Northwest College of Art builds on recent program expansion.

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

09.30.2021 | Director of the Gender Resource and Advocacy Center Andrea Doyle Hugmeyer

Support survivors, take action and promote healthy relationships.

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