News

May2011 News

Select May media clippings Stories from the news and web.

06-06-2011

Student heads to India through fellowship Jenny Seward ’11 earned an opportunity to spend nine months studying social enterprise abroad.

05-31-2011

Athletes earn All-America honors Two Bearcat track and field athletes achieved All-America status during the NCAA Division III national competition.

05-31-2011

Bearcats head to nationals Two tennis players and six track and field athletes will compete at the NCAA Division III Championships.

05-23-2011

Scholarship sends students to Tanzania Isabella Guida ’12 and Carley Kwiatkowski ’13 earned a competitive national award to study abroad next year.

05-23-2011

Willamette Academy graduation The public is invited to honor 18 Willamette Academy students who are graduating high school.

05-23-2011

Theatre dedicated to Pelton The M. Lee Pelton Theatre commemorates the president’s leadership and long-standing commitment to the arts.

05-20-2011

Graduate earns recognition for paper Chelsea Robinson ’10 recently had her research paper published and selected as an “outstanding example of student scholarship.”

05-20-2011

Ross Palmer Beecher: Americana Ross Palmer Beecher is a Seattle mixed media artist who has developed a highly personal iconography based on American history and culture.

05-18-2011

Lord and Schryver: Shaping our Cultural Landscape From June 22 through Sept. 18, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art will present an exhibition of garden designs from Elizabeth Lord and Edith Schryver.

05-17-2011

Willamette honors Class of 2011 The university celebrated this year’s graduates in four commencement ceremonies.

05-16-2011

Oregon Symphony classical concert The last concert of the 2010–11 season will highlight the talent of the symphony’s own musicians.

05-16-2011

Willamette recognized for service The university's commitment to service was honored with the second highest recognition in a national award program.

05-16-2011

Student earns Fulbright to Spain Lily Busher ’11 will teach English in Madrid through a prestigious national grant.

05-13-2011

Willamette Academy benefit celebration The celebration and auction marks $40,000 in pledges from rotary club members to Willamette Academy.

05-12-2011

Honors Recital Senior musicians perform on May 14 at 2 p.m. in Hudson Hall.

05-12-2011

Student named Truman Scholar Erin Bloom’s award provides up to $30,000 in scholarships for students pursuing careers in public service.

05-12-2011

Middle-schoolers learn at museum A new program helps students connect their social studies lessons with collections at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art.

05-10-2011

Fulbright goes to Willamette senior Christopher Propst ’11 earned a national grant that will allow him to teach in South Korea.

05-09-2011

Willamette honors Pelton Faculty, staff and students gathered to say farewell to President M. Lee Pelton, who is leaving Willamette after 13 years.

05-04-2011

Student named Kemper Scholar Amara Fanucci ’14 earned a national award that provides her with scholarships and internship opportunities.

05-03-2011

Lecture focuses on environmental justice Majora Carter visited Willamette to meet with students and discuss her work in urban sustainability.

05-02-2011