After the Break

Take a group of Willamette students, drop them into unfamiliar surroundings, and what do you get? When it comes to the student-led Take a Break (TaB) program, you get changed lives, expanded worldviews and, in some cases, career paths that focus on social justice.

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Stories and News

From The News

Music and nature meet in Colloquium grant composition

Michael Chergosky ’19 transforms bull kelp into a horn section.

From The News

Willamette magazine distribution changes

The campus community is encouraged to read the online version.

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Student-led initiative for longer fall break kicks in this year

Limited options for food, activities available to students who stay on campus.

Art Exhibitions

Hallie Ford Museum of Art exhibitions

Nov. 5–Jan. 29

“Figure and Form: African Ceramics from the Keith Achepohl Collection” and “Louis Bunce: Works on Paper”

Hallie Ford exhibitions
Upcoming Event

Christmas in Hudson Hall

Dec. 8–9

Join the Willamette University Music Department for a holiday concert.

Christmas Hudson Hall
Upcoming event

Holiday Celebration in Jackson Plaza

Dec. 3

Join the Willamette community for a festive evening of music, food and the lighting of the Hatfield clock tower.

Holiday lighting celebration
From The News

During outdoor odysseys, new friendships form

Willamette’s Outdoor Program offers 120 trips per year to Oregon’s coast, mountains and other popular spots.

Holiday lighting celebration
From The News

Roxane Gay delivers Atkinson Lecture

The acclaimed author and “bad feminist” inspired laughter, tears, social change and self-reflection.

Holiday lighting celebration
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Cemetery provides an unlikely spot for class research

For science class, students study tombstone inscriptions.

Holiday lighting celebration