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FAFSA opens: Navigating the sticky application process

Isabelle Williams

October 10, 2019

The FAFSA: an acronym that every student who has undergone the postsecondary educational process dreads from year to year.  Those five extremely daunting letters determine numerous factors of students’ education after high...

Les Tournées Film Festival to educate students, begins Oct. 10

Celeste Jones

October 10, 2019

Backpack check: notepad, pens and... popcorn? Students may want to start packing a couple extra snacks in their bags in preparation for learning via the silver screen. Throughout the next couple of months, Pacific University’s Fre...

Focus, click & flash

Focus, click & flash

October 10, 2019

Work-study largely dependent on individual FAFSA app

Isabelle Williams

October 10, 2019

That special time of year has finally arrived at Pacific University: when leaves have started to fall and FAFSA season has descended along with them. With financial aid on the minds of students across campus and nationwide, o...

Students to showcase research with peers

Shelby Cokeley, Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2019

Complete countless hours of research, write a lengthy organized paper, turn it in and move on to the next subject. The routine can bog students down, leaving them with little to no time to relish in all the new knowledge they...

Pacific’s Director of Athletics announces retirement

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

September 25, 2019

Pacific University Athletics announced Director of Athletics Kenneth Schumann will retire, nearing the end of this academic year, June 2020. Schumann will conclude this year having spent 36 years at Pacific, 16 of them in his c...

TriMet announces bus payment changes

Sebastian Herr

September 25, 2019

Portland Oregon’s public transportation network, Trimet, recently made changes to how riders pay for tickets in late August of 2019. And while changes are slight, there are few important details students of Pacific University ...

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