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October Profiles

Experiencing a New Culture A grant to conduct research in China gives five Willamette undergraduates and their professor a close-up view of a shamanistic society.


Willamette Alumnus Wins Nobel Prize Dale Mortensen ’61 and two others earned the 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics for their theory that helps explain why people remain unemployed despite many job vacancies.


Exploring New Passions Willamette freshmen study a broad array of topics in College Colloquium — and some take their learning a step further through research.


Becoming a Manager Michael Boyd MBA’08 turned to the Willamette MBA for Professionals program to help him move up the ranks at Boyd Coffee Company.