Spring 2015 Atkinson Commencement

by University Communications,

On Sunday, May 17, the Atkinson Graduate School of Management celebrated its 52nd Commencement Ceremony. Chip Kruger, Founder and Principal of Five Mile, delivered the commencement address. 75 graduates representing 13 countries received their diploma from Willamette University MBA. The College of Law and Atkinson also awarded two joint degrees (JD/MBA) on Sunday. U.S. Representative Greg Walden also attended the ceremony where he was awarded the Glenn L. Jackson Leadership Award by Gerry Frank In January the Atkinson School also awarded 33 MBA degrees to graduates of the MBA for Professionals program. Since its founding in 1974, the Atkinson Graduate School of Management (Willamette University MBA) has graduated nearly 2,700 management students. A complete of Mr. Kruger's comments can be found here.