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Summary View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. November 9, 2017
Thursday, November 09, 2017
Brief Daily Mindfulness Meditation (Multi-Day Event)
All Day

*WU Campus - Putnam University Center

Join us for a 10- minutes guided meditation weekdays at 12:15 in Room 217, University Center. All are welcome!
Web Registration for Spring 2018 (Multi-Day Event)
All Day

*WU Campus

Actual dates TDB
College of Law
Registration begins for students with 15-22.75 earned credits
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*WU Campus

College of Liberal Arts
Event Image Exhibition | Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts at 25 | Sept. 16 - Dec. 22
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Organized by the Hallie Ford Museum of Art in partnership with the Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts (CSIA), the exhibition chronicles the history of Crow’s Shadow over the past 25 years as it has emerged as an important printmaking studio located on the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation near Pendleton, Oregon.

The exhibition features 75 prints drawn from the Crow’s Shadow Print Archive and focuses on themes of landscape, abstraction, portraiture, word and images, and media and process. Included in the exhibition are works by 50 Native and non-Native artists who have worked at CSIA, including Rick Bartow, Pat Boas, Joe Feddersen, Edgar Heap of Birds, James Lavadour, Truman Lowe, Lillian Pitt, Wendy Red Star, Storm Tharp, and Marie Watt, among others.

Event Image Exhibition | nic & sloy: side by side | Nov. 4, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

nic & sloy: side by side
November 4, 2017 – January 28, 2018
Study Gallery and Print Study Center, Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Salem artists Dave and Sandra Nichols (under the pseudonyms “nic” and “sloy”) create new interpretations of archaic myths and customs from combinations of found objects and fragments of language. Organized by Director John Olbrantz, the exhibition features a range of works by the artists, including cardboard constructions by Dave and text drawings and canvas objects by Sandra.

More information on the exhibition and related events
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

*WU Campus - Waller Hall

Convo this week: Environmental Racism Why are communities of color often disproportionately impacted by pollution? Come to Convo and find out more.
Know Thy Self Workshop
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

*WU Campus
*WU Campus - Putnam University Center

One of the keys to an effective search is to know your strengths, personality, and career interests. In this workshop, we will share some of our favorite self-assessments and help you understand what they mean in regards to your career development. Presented by: Anne Lapour, Career Advisor or Mandy Devereux, Director
"Hard to Get Credit" CLE
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Marion County Bar Association, in conjunction with Willamette University College of Law, is presenting a "Hard to Get Credits" CLE on November 9. The three-hour CLE will include an hour or two of ethics and an hour of elder abuse reporting. Beverages and desserts will be provided. The cost is $35, or $25 for MCBA members and Willamette Law alumni. Students may attend for free. Speakers will include Kathi Rastetter from Clackamas County Counsel and the OSB Board of Governors and Mark Johnson Roberts from the Oregon State Bar.
Ultimate Resume & Cover Letter Workshop
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Putnam University Center

There will be two workshops on November 8: one at 4:30pm and one at 7:00pm, Both in the Harrison conference room. There will be another on November 9th at 4:00 in the Parent's Conference room.   Whether you have a resume already or not, this workshop will cover the fundamentals of resume writing including writing effective bullets, choosing between format options, and using Optimal Resume. If you’ve never had your resume reviewed before, this is a great opportunity to connect with the Career Development Peer Career Advisor Intern team and get some great tips and feedback. This session will also cover (or shall I say uncover) the allusive cover letter. We have a great formula to share with you that will take the mystery out of cover letter writing and have you writing winning cover letters in no time! Presented by: Career Development Peer Career Advisor Intern Team
Event Image Take a Break Information Session
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Ford Hall

The Take a Break (TaB) program is an spring break service trip that exposes students to complex social and cultural issues through direct service and experiential learning, group discussions, and reflection. The vision of TaB is to transform students into advocates of social issues affecting our communities. This year’s trip topics are: Food Justice Homelessness Immigration, Agriculture, and Migrant Workers Environmental Justice Immigration, Education, and Incarceration Participants learn about their trip topic during weekly trip meetings before devoting Spring Break to engaging in service learning in a location near the Pacific Northwest. You can find the application at The deadline is Friday, November 17.
Willamette Law Boise Reception and Distinguished Alumni Citation
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Off Campus

Join Curtis Bridgeman, dean of Willamette University College of Law, and fellow Willamette Law alumni from the Boise area for a special reception honoring 2017 Distinguished Alumni Citation recipient Jan Bennetts JD'92. This will be a great opportunity for the Boise Willamette Law community to come together, receive a law school update from Dean Bridgeman, and celebrate one of its own.

Learn more about our honoree, Jan Bennetts JD'92, here.

Register here!
Event Image "Symbolic Interactions: Dance Concert" -- Preview
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

*WU Campus
*WU Campus - Pelton Theatre

Theories regarding power, symbolism, gesture, and human interaction inspire this year's dance concert as we explore social complacency and complicity through kinetic exploration. Innovative and provocative new works by faculty and students being awareness to inequities and injustices, as well as celebrate positive triumphs, through artfully physicalized performances.

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