The Alliance is the voice of Oregon’s independent non-profit higher education sector, actively supporting the success of our 18 member colleges and universities, their students, and alumni.

Student Stories

Concordia University

Kianna Green

Business Administration, Junior

Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Corban University

Jade Pham

Political Science, Senior

Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii

George Fox University

Caitlin King & Keiko Fujii

Caitlin King: Mechanical Engineering, Junior, Hometown: Bothell, Washington

Keiko Fujii: Computer Science, Junior, Hometown: Boise, Idaho

Lewis & Clark College

C.J. Appleton

Sociology, Junior

Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Linfield College

Tenzin Yangchen

Biochemistry, Senior

Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Northwest Christian University

Emily Sanders

Biology, Junior

Hometown: Elmira, Oregon

Pacific University

Tailor Dolgin

English Literature Major with Business & Outdoor Leadership Minors

Reed College

Heather Hambley

Classics, Senior

Hometown: Corvallis, Oregon

University of Portland

Sam Pasmann

Mechanical Engineering Major with History Minor, Junior

Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah

Warner Pacific University

Jessie Osuna-Mondragon

Human Development & Family Studies, Senior

Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Willamette University

Hana Busse

Biology, Senior

Hometown: Trinidad, California

Alumni Success Stories

Concordia University

Evan Johnson

Exercise & Sport Science, 2015

Corban University

Emma Felzien

Health Science, 2015

George Fox University

Arturo Lucatero

Computer Science, 2015

Lewis & Clark College

Lily Clarke

Biology, 2015

Linfield College

Brett Burmeister

History, 1992

Northwest Christian University

John Tastad

Christian Education, 1984

Pacific University

Lemar Anglin

Exercise Science & Integrative Psychology, 2012

Reed College

Ali Nouri

Biology, 1997

University of Portland

Kyla Lindberg

Nursing, 2014

Warner Pacific University

Rolando Cruz

M.S. Management & Organizational Leadership, 2011

Willamette University

Amanda Helfer

International Politics, 2008