Louis Bunce (1907-1983) was a legendary Portland painter, printmaker, and teacher who taught at the Museum Art School from 1946 to 1972 and who influenced several generations of Oregon artists. The Hatfield Library will exhibit some of his works now through March 26th, 2017.
The Lestle Sparks Willamette Student World War II Correspondence collection contains letters written between Willamette students serving in the U.S. Armed Forces and Willamette Professor Lestle Sparks during World War II. He was associated with WU for 64 years, spanning his enrollment in 1915 to his death in 1979.
In February we celebrate American Heart Month. President Lyndon B. Johnson first established this in 1964, to highlight the importance of heart health. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S.