March 2013 News

Lecture: Filmmaker Lisa Jackson Award-winning filmmaker Lisa Jackson will show and discuss a selection of her short films April 4 as part of the Indian Country Conversations Series.


WU professor shares her writing inspiration Andrea Stolowitz' play, "Antarktikos," is making its world premiere at the Pittsburgh Playhouse.


Lecture: Author Tim Egan Pulitzer Prize winning author Tim Egan will give a free lecture April 17 as part of the Friends of Straub Environmental Learning Center Environmental Lecture Series.


Alumnus strives to save California Condor Evan Buechley '06 and his work are featured in the documentary, "Scavenger Hunt: An Unlikely Union."


Celebration: Hawai'i Club lu'au Hawai'i Club celebrates Polynesian cultures with local foods, dancing


Theatre: "Measure for Measure" Themes of corruption, justice and forgiveness intersect in Shakespeare’s dark comedy “Measure for Measure,” opening April 12 at Willamette University.


Dance: Willamette Dance Company On April 19 and 21 more than 100 students of all levels of experience will take the stage at WDC’s spring concerts.


Literary Reading: Michael Martone Contemporary author Michael Martone will read selections from his recent work on April 9 as part of the Hallie Ford Literary Series.


WU professor's research receives national buzz Peter Harmer's study reveals the positive effects Tai Chi has on Parkinson patients.


Japanese women share memoirs Ron Loftus' translations portray women's lives in post-war Japan.


Prisoner's Poetry attracts international attention On behalf of his team, Rey Goicochea '13 is attending Clinton Global Initiative University.


New Music: "Neron Kaisar" On March 13, New Music at Willamette presents selected scenes from Peel’s opera-in-progress, “Neron Kaisar.” The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Hudson Concert Hall of the Mary Stuart Rogers Music Center.


WU professor publishes new book Scott Nadelson explores past struggles in his memoir, "The Next Scott Nadelson: A Life in Progress."