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November Profiles

Adapting to a Global Economy Companies worldwide look to Atkinson Graduate School of Management Professor Lisbeth Claus for advice on managing their global workforce.


Alumnus Leads New Medical School Dr. G. Richard Olds ’72 is founding dean of the program at the University of California, Riverside.


CEO Position Goes to Willamette Alumnus Punit Renjen MM’86, a Willamette trustee, will lead Deloitte Consulting LLP.


A World-Class Law Student When Mark A. Fretta JD’10 isn’t studying torts or contracts, you can find him training as an Olympic triathlete.


Alumnus in Oregon Aviation Hall of Fame Former U.S. Rep. Denny Smith ’61 was honored for his important contributions to aviation.


Professor’s Album on Charts A new CD featuring James Miley, director of jazz studies, is among the country’s top jazz albums.


The Human Face of Technology As senior director of Microsoft’s disaster management team, Claire Bonilla ’95 uses technology to connect people with the help they need during crises.