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in the nation for student Fulbright Awards


consecutive years in the top ten for western regional universities


student-faculty ratio

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private university in Oregon for value, according to Kiplinger's Personal Finance


student Fulbright Award recipients since 2001


nationally for study abroad participation among peer schools

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college in Oregon for "return on investment" according to Forbes Magazine


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Kathleen Burks
No Kid Hungry Youth Ambassador at North Clackamas School District, Class of 2019

"Internships are important because they give you the opportunity to figure out what you like and help you find what you're truly passionate about."

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Jessica Huerta
Victim Advocate at the Washington County District Attorney’s Office, Class of 2018

"Internships are important for undergraduate students not only to have some type of experience to put on resumes, but also to get a feel for their future career."

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Devin Ajimine
Product Commercialization Intern at Oceanit, Class of 2019

"Internships are a way to gain experience, but more importantly, they are here to develop the way you think in real life settings for real life problems."

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Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith
Instructor of Education

"Rebecca’s experience includes ten years of teaching in numerous settings, including teaching the homeless population as a Jesuit Volunteer in Nashville."

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Eli Goldwyn

Eli Goldwyn
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

"Eli has a passion for teaching and mentoring students about both the beauty of mathematics and its power to better understand biological and physical systems."

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