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March2010 News

Select March media clips Stories from the news and web.

04-05-2010

Student awarded prestigious $250,000 fellowship Senior math and chemistry student Jeff Weber is named Hertz Fellow.

03-30-2010

Heidi Preuss Grew exhibition An exhibition of her work will open April 10 and continue through May 16 at Willamette’s Hallie Ford Museum of Art.

03-29-2010

Program teaches sustainable farming A summer program at Zena Farm gives students hands-on experience in sustainable agriculture.

03-29-2010

Professor tells stories of those who confronted Hitler William Smaldone’s book, now in paperback, provides opposition leaders’ perspectives.

03-26-2010

Alumnus wins military award Army 2nd Lt. Kyle Soler ’05 was honored for being the most distinguished Officer Candidate School graduate.

03-25-2010

Hawai’i Club annual lu’au Join the club April 17 in the Cone Field House for dinner at 5:30 p.m. and show at 7 p.m.

03-24-2010

Indian Country Conversations Coquille Indian Tribe members will come together April 9 for a dialogue about the nation's history and current direction.

03-24-2010

Campus Conversations published The second edition of Willamette-produced essays addresses the question, “Who is my neighbor?”

03-24-2010

Senior art majors exhibition A new exhibition features the work of senior art and art history students at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art.

03-23-2010

Biology professor awarded research grant Emma Coddington and students will perform research this summer at the Marine Biological Laboratory.

03-22-2010

Music recital honors women's suffrage Willamette University alumnus and pianist Nikolas Caoile '00 and Canadian mezzo-soprano Melissa Schiel will present a recital of song literature by women composers.

03-22-2010

Concert by renowned flute and guitar duo Aisling Agnew and Matthew McAllister, one of Europe's premiere flute and guitar duos, will perform April 8 at Willamette University.

03-22-2010

Willamette names commencement speakers Willamette University will bestow honorary degrees upon three prominent individuals at the university’s May 16 commencement ceremony.

03-18-2010

Dedicating the break to service Willamette students, faculty and staff are heading across the country during Spring Break for service projects.

03-17-2010

Willamette Cycling hosts race The April 3 bicycle race loops around the Oregon State Capitol.

03-16-2010

Grant enhances summer internships A grant from the James S. Kemper Foundation provides students with compensation for unpaid internships.

03-16-2010

Brentano String Quartet The Grace Goudy Distinguished Artists Series pesents the Brentano String Quartet Sunday, April 11, at 3 p.m. in the Rogers Music Center.

03-15-2010

Renaissance art lecture New York University professor and award-winning author Alexander Nagel will present "Orientations in Renaissance Art."

03-15-2010

Pow wow features traditional dancing Willamette’s Eighth Annual Social Pow Wow drew participants from across the region.

03-15-2010

Alumnus honored for community work Ruben Menashe ’55 will receive an award in Portland for enriching Jewish community life.

03-08-2010

African stone sculpture exhibition A small exhibition of African stone sculpture will open on March 13 and continue through May 23 in the Hallie Ford Museum of Art’s Study Gallery.

03-05-2010

Service award goes to alumni The Salem Area Chamber of Commerce honored two Willamette alumni with Distinguished Service Awards.

03-04-2010

Alumnus honored for service Dave Haugeberg ’62 received a Person of the Year award for making a positive difference in his community.

03-03-2010

Museum earns grant for exhibition The grant will allow works by a Willamette art professor to be exhibited across the region.

03-03-2010

Lecture: Roman Mosaics of Tunisia An expert from the Institut National du Patrimoine will discuss Tunisia’s Roman mosaics.

03-02-2010

Article hails work of Willamette alumnus Punit Renjen MBA’86 is following a unique strategy as CEO of Deloitte Consulting LLP.

03-01-2010

Students win Ethics Bowl Willamette debaters defeated teams from other Oregon independent universities in a state competition.

03-01-2010

Former Bearcat wins championship Nick Symmonds ’06 won the 800-meter race at the U.S. indoor championships.

03-01-2010

Sustainability Month The 6th Annual Sustainability Month will be held during March 2010.

03-01-2010

Willamette University rugby team travels abroad Willamette's club rugby team will travel abroad to challenge teams from Ireland and Scotland.