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Counseling Center: Let’s Talk About… Effective Change

Counseling Center

Happy New Year. It is now 2017 and you have most likely been asked, “what is your New Year’s resolution?” Did you make one? This is the time of year when people often feel they can start fresh to create change in their lives. While the new year is a natural starting point, you can begin change at...  Read More »

Jan 19 • No Comments

Outdoor Pursuits:

Harrison Clifford, Student Life Editor

Pacific University’s Outdoor Pursuits (OP) program has been offering students the chance to explore the great outdoors for years. With spring semester just around the corner, students will once again be given the opportunity to venture away from their dorms and experience the world in new and excitin...  Read More »

Jan 19 • No Comments

New class:

Clara Howell, Co-Editor in Chief

Pacific University, a liberal arts college, offers a wide range of courses to students. From political science to sociology to media arts and beyond, students may dabble in courses outside of their major. But what if there was one class that involved professors from several areas of study? This fall, ...  Read More »

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Alumna advises students to get internships

Keith Wallach, Co-Editor in Chief

As deadlines for internships creep up on students, many are scrambling to complete applications. Internships are an important and essential part of the college experience. Internships provide students with the necessary experience to enter the workforce. Alumna Janae Sargent said internships provided her ...  Read More »

Jan 19 • No Comments

Former student files lawsuit

Geoff Pursinger

A former Pacific University doctoral student is suing the Forest Grove school, saying professors discriminated against her because she has disabilities. Rebekah Breyer, of Hillsboro, filed a lawsuit in federal court Jan. 9, alleging the private university discriminated against her because she has cerebral...  Read More »

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Pacific University athletes are looking forward to the new turf field installation in summer

Max Kirkendall, Sports Editor

The Pacific University athletic department has approved the plans to install a new turf field at Hanson Stadium this summer. The current turf was installed back in 2007 and is now in its 10th year of its 8-10 year lifespan.   Athletic Director Ken Schumann said the current turf was tested for safety...  Read More »

Jan 19 • No Comments

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Opinion

Student evaluations

Tyler Brown, Opinion Co-Editor

The student evaluation system is used throughout the nation in order to rate university professors. Many schools utilize this system as one of their main measures for re-hiring staff mem...  Read More »

Jan 19 • No Comments

Ask Ron:

January 19, 2017

Dear Ron, My roommates feel we should switch off each week doing the dishes. The issue I am having ...  Read More »

Mascot advocates for better communication on campus

January 19, 2017

This is Boxer the mascot. It has been a while since I have written an opinion article for The Pacifi...  Read More »

Winter term classes offer variety of opportunities

December 5, 2016

At Pacific University there is a term offered between fall and spring semesters called Winter Term, commonly referr...  Read More »

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Video

Boxercast May 10, 2016

Happy last day of classes Boxers! Our final Boxercast of the semester features the Improv Troupe, "Improm" performance, the Center for Civic Engagement's presentation on Housing Insecurity, the Give n' Go donation pods around campus, the Media Arts department's student film screenings, graduation information, the West Virginia primary election, and international news.

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Sports

Field status uncertain

Max Kirkendall, Sports Editor

Pacific University’s 2017 baseball season is right around the corner with games starting in early February. But there is a major question lingering. Will the field be ready by th...  Read More »

Jan 19 • No Comments

ACL injuries becoming more common

January 19, 2017

The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), is a small ligament located in the knee that controls the back and forth motion of the knee. Nowadays,...  Read More »

Turf becoming an issue

December 5, 2016

Pacific University’s turf field is used by four different sports offered by Pacific, including football, men’s and women’s soccer and ...  Read More »

Men’s soccer ends season in second

December 5, 2016

Pacific University’s men’s soccer team made great improvements this season in becoming one of the top teams in the Northwest Conference. After fall...  Read More »

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