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June Profiles

NCAA Scholar Cross country and track and field athlete Ali Maki ’09 won a prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.

06-30-2009

Alumna Wins Fulbright Kate D’Ambrosio ’06 will head to Australia to research wildfire policy through a Fulbright Grant.

06-22-2009

Datatel Scholars Hannah Leland ’10 and Charlotte Osborne ’11 won scholarships from the Datatel Scholars Foundation.

06-16-2009

Green Economy Inspired by his experience at Willamette, the “stimulus czar of Oregon” is making sure the state’s federal stimulus dollars help create a sustainable future.

06-10-2009

National Scholars Thirteen Willamette students and alumni received a total of 15 national fellowships and scholarships this spring.

06-04-2009

Media Praises Alumnus Zoo Keeper A volunteer stint at the Oregon Zoo led Dave Thomas ’71 to a career working with the facility’s primates.

06-03-2009

Charting a Life of Meaning Elizabeth Calixtro ’13 plans to use her Gates Millennium Scholarship to study politics and law — and advocate for human rights.

06-02-2009

Willamette Welcomes Gates Scholars Eight 2009 Gates Millennium Scholars will attend Willamette this fall, including nearly one-third of Oregon’s recipients.

05-26-2009

A Winning Composition A passion for classical music and mentoring from Willamette musicians helped Phil Taylor ’11 win one of the most coveted young composer awards in the Western Hemisphere.

05-15-2009