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April 2014 News

Jazz musicians win DownBeat awards Two students and a choral group are recognized for their musical prowess.

04-29-2014

WU community celebrates Hawaiian culture The 25th annual lu'au featured fire, dancing and traditional island foods.

04-26-2014

WU professors speak out Award-winning professors shared insights into best teaching practices at a Faculty Colloquium April 25.

04-25-2014

Lecture: Food Insecurity Seven Willamette students are sharing the results of their semester-long study on local food insecurity April 30 at the College of Law.

04-25-2014

Chemistry student earns national award Jenny Grauberger ’15 is recognized for her work empowering women, advancing medical research.

04-25-2014

Personal freedoms explored in new book Politics professor Richard Ellis publishes “Judging the Boy Scouts of America."

04-24-2014

Commencement A Pulitzer-Prize winning writer and the former chairwoman of the Confederate Tribes of the Grand Ronde are receiving honorary degrees as part of Willamette University’s commencement celebration on May 11.

04-18-2014

Dempsey lecturer dispenses advice Environmentalist Annie Leonard stresses the value of "exercising citizen muscles."

04-18-2014

Lu’au Food, fire and fun await those who attend the 25th annual Lu’au April 26 at Willamette University.

04-17-2014

WU musicians perform in Nepal Students, faculty members share passion for jazz at the Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory.

04-15-2014

Dance: "Illusions" Willamette Dance Company performs spring concert, "Illusions," April 17, 18

04-15-2014

Senior Art Show 2014 Closing May 11

04-12-2014

Mellon foundation funds student research A $700,000 grant is supporting research experiences in the arts, humanities and human sciences.

04-10-2014

Student Scholarship Recognition Day More than 300 students will present their projects — ranging from jazz performances to cutting edge research — during Student Scholarship Recognition Day (SSRD) at Willamette University.

04-09-2014

Willamette student earns Fulbright Grace Katzmar '14 is heading to Germany in September to teach English for nine months.

04-07-2014

MIT professor visits Willamette Catherine Drennan tours Salem to stress value of science education to students.

04-04-2014

Music: Wulapalooza Wulapalooza promises to unite campus community April 19

04-04-2014

WU launches new program The study of Asia and environmental sustainability is enhanced through a $400,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation.

04-03-2014

Students present scholarly work On Student Scholarship Recognition Day, students lead the discussions as they share their research and artistic projects.