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January 2013 News

Music: Red Priest Red Priest featured at Grace Goudy Distinguished Artist Series

02-12-2013

Hallie Ford Literary Series: Gabriel Blackwell On Feb. 5, fiction writer Gabriel Blackwell will read selections from his works as part of the Hallie Ford Literary Series.

02-01-2013

Art: "Sacred Scraps" Five Northwest artists will showcase their use of found, recycled and discarded treasures in the Hatfield Library throughout February.

01-31-2013

Theatre: "Brightly Dawning Day" WU Theatre presents “Brightly Dawning Day”

01-26-2013

Giving back to the community More than 120 Willamette students and staff volunteered throughout Salem Jan. 21 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

01-25-2013

Music: U.S. Navy Band U.S. Navy Band to perform at Willamette University

01-24-2013

Africa Week The student African Studies Club will explore African culture through a week of conversation, activities and speakers Feb. 10 to 16.

01-23-2013

WU student lands magazine cover Jessica "Jo" Heupel appears on the cover of British Archaeology magazine for making a rare discovery.

01-23-2013

Willamette grad writes cookbook Alumna credits her study-abroad experiences as a student for inspiring her to publish her recipes.

01-22-2013

Theatre student wins writing contest As the inaugural student winner of NEW x NW, Emily Golden’s play is being performed in Portland.

01-22-2013

Atkinson Lecture: Andrew Sullivan As part of the Atkinson Lecture Series, writer Andrew Sullivan will present, "Knowing (and Loving) Thine Enemy: Gays, Conservatives and Common Ground.

01-21-2013

Theatre: "KICK" American Indian mascot issues will be addressed through Willamette’s Indian Country Conversations Series at this year’s Willamette Day performance.

01-17-2013

Art: Paintings by Bethany Hays An exhibition featuring the work of Bethany Hays is on display in the Roger W. Rogers Gallery at Willamette University’s Mary Stuart Rogers Music Center. The exhibition, “Piling Up: Paintings by Bethany Hays,” is on view from Jan. 14 through May 15.

01-16-2013

Two students launch teaching careers Through Teach for America, Brad Schultz and Candace Hamar will instruct disadvantaged youths.

01-16-2013


Oregon Book Award finalists announced Two Willamette professors will learn in April if they win awards in their respective categories.

01-10-2013

Civil rights activist to visit Willamette Julian Bond, past chairman of the NAACP, will discuss the Civil Rights Movement at Willamette Jan. 18.

01-08-2013


Dempsey Lecture: Joel Salatin America’s most famous sustainable farmer to deliver Dempsey Lecture

01-04-2013

Looking Back at 2012 A new president, national recognition for academics and service, and visits from numerous notable speakers were among the highlights of the past year at Willamette University.