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August 2013 News

The Career Case for Social Media

MBA Alumna Impacts Seattle's Social Media Scene

Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art celebrates its 15th anniversary by showcasing objects representing the world's oldest civilizations.

Willamette commended for affordability

Willamette ranked 25th by Washington Monthly for giving students the "best bang for your buck."

Renowned astronomer dispenses advice

Speaker David J. Helfand touts the value of a liberal arts education in preparing students for jobs.

Willamette Theatre announces 2013-14 season

Six productions, featuring rich storytelling, are planned at Willamette from September through April.

Willamette welcomes new graduate students

More than 200 future business leaders and attorneys partake in orientation activities on campus.

Research with a View

A Willamette grant sent Caroline Brinster ’16 to the Columbia River Gorge to collect data on behalf of a nonprofit.

Students to Start Classes

A Willamette grant sent Caroline Brinster ’16 to the Columbia River Gorge to collect data on behalf of a nonprofit.

Justice with a Sense of Humor

A Willamette grant sent Caroline Brinster ’16 to the Columbia River Gorge to collect data on behalf of a nonprofit.

Professor James Nafziger Addresses Law in Sports

A Willamette grant sent Caroline Brinster ’16 to the Columbia River Gorge to collect data on behalf of a nonprofit.

Professor David Friedman questions Portland meter contract

A Willamette grant sent Caroline Brinster ’16 to the Columbia River Gorge to collect data on behalf of a nonprofit.

Willamette MBA Recognized by Net Impact

Part of "Business as Unusual" Guide for 2013

Forbes lists WU as among 'best in the West'

Willamette is ranked 26th best school in the West and 100th best private school in the nation.

World Record: Red Light/Green Light

Willamette is ranked 26th best school in the West and 100th best private school in the nation.

Investigating the World

Through the Liberal Arts Research Collaborative, WU students and professors studied art and science in South Africa

Symmonds earns silver medal

Runner Nick Symmonds '06 registers his top time at World Championships in Moscow.

Three New Exhibitions Opening in August

With the new rates, youth (0-17) receive free admission.

New Energy Efficient Lights Illuminate the Galleries

Investment in new lighting technology saves energy and improves visitor experience

New Fee Structure at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art

With the new rates, youth (0-17) receive free admission.

San Francisco Adventures

Three Willamette students explore their passions by interning in San Francisco this summer.

Beth Phillips '05 awarded Fulbright grant

With the award, the Willamette alumna will study maternal health issues in Nigeria next year.

Lending her Voice

By working two communications internships in Colorado this summer, Natalie Pate '15 jump starts her career in human rights advocacy.

Willamette named best college

The university is included in The Princeton Review's popular guidebook, "The Best 378 Colleges."