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Summary View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. September 15, 2017
  
Friday, September 15, 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!
Willamette Law Class of 2007 10th Reunion (Multi-Day Event)
All Day

*WU Campus - Law School
Off Campus - Illahe Hills Country Club

Celebrate 10 years since graduating from Willamette University College of Law with fellow members of the Class of 2007! Join your classmates for a weekend of fun activities and gatherings, capped by a private reunion dinner.

More info and registration here
Alumni Weekend 2017 (Multi-Day Event)
8:00 AM

*WU Campus

Join your classmates and fellow alumni for programming that's sure to offer something for all Bearcats. Don't miss out on the VIP Willamette Valley Wine Tour, Tailgate and Football Game and the Saturday Night Experience, including reunion dinners and a Casino Night and Dance!

Learn more about the weekend here!
Event Image Exhibition | Capturing the Power of the Spirit World | July 29 - Oct. 22
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Capturing the Power of the Spirit World: Ritual Objects from Northeast Papua New Guinea 
July 29 - October 22, 2017
Study Gallery

Papua New Guinea occupies the eastern half of the island of New Guinea and is home to a rich and diverse artistic tradition that includes sculpture, masks, dance ornaments, bark cloth, utensils, and vessels. Many of these objects are used ritualistically in great feasts, exchanges, and dance performances to capture and maintain spiritual power.

Capturing the Power of the Spirit World: Ritual Objects from Northeast Papua New Guinea features a number of objects collected by anthropologist David Eisler in Papua New Guinea in the early 1970s and gifted by him to the Hallie Ford Museum of Art in 2014. 

As a special feature, Eisler will give an illustrated lecture on the concept of spiritual power in the art and culture of Papua New Guinea on September 7. Admission to the lecture is complimentary.

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Event Image Exhibition | The 60s: Pop and Op Art Prints | May 13 - Oct 22
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

The 60s: Pop and Op Art Prints from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation

This has been organized by Director John Olbrantz and explores how the Pop and Op art movements, that emerged in the 1960s, had a profound influence on the development of psychedelic posters and fashion.

Looking back, the 1960s was a watershed period in American cultural history. The civil rights, women’s liberation, and LGBTQ movements, as well as the sexual revolution and widespread opposition and polarization to the Vietnam War, led to a search for new societal, cultural, and individual identities. Similarly, the 1960s was an equally important and influential decade in the history of twentieth century art, with the rise of Pop art, Op art, Minimalism, Performance art, Conceptual art, and a host of other movements and styles that would ultimately lead to the emergence of post-modern art in the mid-1970s and beyond. 

This exhibition has been organized as part of the Hallie Ford Museum of Art's celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love,and in conjunction with the "Behind the Beyond: Psychedelic Posters and Fashion in San Francisco, 1966-71" exhibition as well as the "The 60s: Pop and Op Art Prints from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation."

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Event Image Free Hallie Ford Museum of Art Admission | Alumni Weekend
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

As part of Willamette University Alumni Weekend the Hallie Ford Museum of Art offers free museum admission Friday, September 15  through Sunday, September 17. 

Enjoy permanent galleries that feature works by Pacific Northwest and Native American artists, and travel through time with our diverse collection of traditional European, American, and Asian art, and artifacts that date from antiquity. 

Special exhibitions include: 

Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts at 25 | Opens Saturday, September 16 | Learn More

Capturing the Power of the Spirit World: Ritual Objects from Papua New Guinea
| Learn More

The 60s: Pop and Op Art from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation
| Learn More
Event Image Bearcat Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

*WU Campus - Goudy Commons

Willamette Events Board wants to hear from you! Stop by our table every Friday at lunchtime and win some free swag. We'll be in Goudy!
Volleyball at Linfield
7:00 PM

McMinnville, Oregon

Women's Volleyball on Sep 15, 2017 at 7:00 PM: Willamette vs. Linfield, McMinnville, Oregon

Event Image Late Night Karaoke with WEB
9:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Join us to sing your heart out!

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