Service Learning in Oaxaca Mexico

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Chemeketa will sponsor a trip to Oaxaca, Mexico this June. Participants with attend six classes during spring term to study and prepare for the trip. The class sessions give an overview of international development work practices. The program includes 4 … Continued

Meet Luksi

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You may recall that the storms of 2015 damaged one of the stately old oak trees on our Yamhill Valley campus. Our colleagues there have a deep appreciation for local art, so they arranged for a woodcarver to turn loss … Continued

Back on the path of hope

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Ted and Jan Urton have established a scholarship fund with the Chemeketa Foundation to support educating students who are ex-criminal offenders. They contributed $25,000 to launch the Urton Family Re-entry scholarship fund. This is not their first act of generosity. … Continued

OSU honors President Emeritus Schuette

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The Oregon State University College of Science awarded former Chemeketa president Gretchen Schuette with its 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award. Schuette was president of Chemeketa from 2001 to 2007. She is a generous benefactor and our art gallery is named in … Continued

Contribute to making college possible

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The Chemeketa Foundation helps students in need pursue their dreams. Of the 2,000 students who applied for Foundation scholarships in 2015, 1 in 4 received one. The annual employee giving drive offers staff the opportunity to help students make college possible. Your … Continued