Opening Days gets the class of 2020 off to a good start

Parents help the class of 2020 move into the residence halls during Opening Days.

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New housing changes help first-year students find common ground

First-Year Commons will include Terra, Belknap, Cascadia and Matthews halls and Baxter Complex.

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American Studies Program students join the community

Last week, Willamette University welcomed 119 ASP students to campus.

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Speeches, vigil and social media campaign to celebrate black history

Black Student Union club hosts several events in honor of Black History Month.