Alumni events listing expands over the summer
We're not done yet! Check out the following for enternaining (and enlightening) options for the summer.
Bearcat night at the Seattle Sounders
Saturday, July 7
We have a limited number of tickets to the Seattle Sounders vs. Colorado Rapids game on Saturday, July 7, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $26 each, and there is a four-ticket limit per alumnus/a. Cost includes ticket and access to the Green Loft area one hour before the game starts!
Willamette Alumni Night at the Sounders Game
Sounders vs. Rapids
Tickets are sold on a first come, first served basis, and we expect to sell out quickly. They will be available from will-call on the day of the game.
Team Willamette: Phoenix St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance
Join with other local Bearcats in the Phoenix area to live out our motto by serving food at the St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
Saturday, July 14
Del Webb Center
2831 N. 31st Ave., Phoenix, Ariz.; report to Volunteer Services
Entrance off of 31st Ave. just south of Thomas Rd.; follow signs to Volunteer Parking
Children Must be 12 years of age to volunteer Appropriate attire: Due to Health codes and safety reasons, a required dress policy is in effect! Volunteers must wear closed toe shoes; shirts need to be short or long sleeved (no tank tops, spaghetti straps, etc.) and shorts are okay.
St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance, the world's first food bank, is a non-sectarian, nonprofit organization that alleviates hunger by efficiently gathering and distributing food to sites that serve the hungry. Serving two-thirds of Arizona's 15 counties, the organization is committed to volunteerism, building community relationships and improving the quality of life for Arizonans in need.
Team Willamette: Portland Community Cycling Center
Project address: 1700 NE Alberta St., Portland, Ore. (Volunteers should gather at the covered area behind the bike shop)
Community Cycling Center: http://www.
Special Notes: Volunteers are asked to wear close-toed shoes and clothes that they don’t mind getting a bit dirty. Although volunteers will be under cover, they will still be outside, so dress accordingly. Bus Lines: Bus #8 stops at 15th and Alberta, and Bus #72 stops at 18th and Alberta.
Kayaking the San Juans
Get ready for three days of summer kayaking and camping in the San Juan Islands, courtesy of the Travel Program.
The "explorer expedition" is fully catered and supplied, so interested alumni need only to sign up and bring some sunscreen. This trip will be conducted in small groups of eight kayakers (one professional guide/cook for each eight people who sign up) up to a maximum of 24 total. No sea kayaking experience is required.
There are other Travel Program offerings on the way, too, including 2013 trips to the Black Sea and Turkey.
Visit the travel website to learn more and make a reservation.
Bearcat Night at the Keizer Volcanoes
Join fellow Bearcats as they cheer on the Keizer Volcanoes as they take on the Spokane Indians!
6:35 p.m. game time
Adults - $10
Children - $5 (Age 2 and under are free)
Bearcat Night at the Portland TimbersJoin fellow Bearcats in rooting on the Portland Timbers!
Timbers vs. Colorado
Tickets are $52/each and include the Football Feast dinner package
(Tickets will be available for pick-up at Will Call)
Purchase tickets at The CompassWe will have a private section in the Widmer Brothers Southern Front area with a no-host bar. Food will be served beginning at 6:30 through half time.
For information on events
Visit the Alumni Relations events page for more information and event listings into the fall!