September 2013 News

Keith Dull exhibits "Dead Ends & Domestic Talismans" at Willamette

Describing the exhibition as “deep, fascinating and complex,” Keith Dull is displaying an array of his art prints at Willamette University through Dec. 13.


Families are invited to dig into the ancient and modern past Oct. 12-13

It is your weekend to indulge your inner Indiana Jones.

Trustee appointed to college governing board association

Trustee and alumna Mary K. Hughes JD’74 joins the leading college governance association board.

Film series reflects Agatha Christie’s ties to the Near East

Join us for this four part film series featuring David Suchet as Agatha Christie's famous character Hercule Poirot.

Willamette professors advise students to explore their interests

Professors Courtney Stevens, Chris Smith and Joyce Millen dispense advice to students at convocation.


Cooper '99 returns to Willamette to direct "The Conference of the Birds"

Shana Cooper '99 founded her own theatre company and directs plays on both coasts. Now she returns to Willamette to direct "The Conference of the Birds."

Renowned Dutch professor speaks about nature, politics at Willamette

Nature and politics are among the topics discussed at a Sept. 24 lecture.


Willamette students bring two art exhibitions to campus this month

To broaden people's definitions of art, students Ben Martin '16 and Emma Jonas '15 are bringing two exhibitions to campus this month.


Lecture explores the art of the ancient Sumerian temple

Learn more about how votive sculptures, plaques, and other items found in Sumerian temples reflect the mythology and religious beliefs of these ancient people.

Hallie Ford Literary Series features poet Arisa White at WU Sept. 25

Poet Arisa White will read from her works Sept. 25 as part of the Hallie Ford Literary Series.


Hallie Ford Museum of Art receives major gift of Chinese art

The Arthur M.Sackler Foundation in New York gifts 11 superb examples of Chinese art to the museum

Symeonides elected to top international law organization

Symeonides is one of only two American members in his field.


Willamette student participated in selective summer research program

Katherine Lacy '15 spent her summer conducting scientific research through the Amgen Scholars Program.


U.S. News ranks Willamette among “Best Colleges 2014”

The university tops the list of Oregon's liberal arts colleges.


Conference of the Birds

The search for the divine is showcased in “The Conference of the Birds,” opening Sept. 27 at Willamette University.


Externship leads to job


WU attempts to set new world record in game of Red Light/Green Light

With more than 1,060 participants, Willamette likely set a new record in Red Light/Green Light.


Biology professor Chris Smith awarded NSF CAREER grant

Biology professor Chris Smith will study Joshua trees and yucca moths with help from a CAREER grant.


Teachers are invited to an Evening for Educators

Teachers are invited to an Evening for Educators

Best-selling author Brian Fagan to lecture at Willamette University

Join us for a lecture with New York Times best-selling author Brian Fagan.