The Pacific Index

University Center bathrooms receive repair

Harrison Clifford

January 18, 2018

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The Facilities Management office at Pacific University has remained fast at work over the winter break, and are now in the process of nearing the final stages of a two-month-long renovation project in the bathrooms on the lower...

Student Senate to take 20 students on its Social Justice Retreat

Max Kirkendall

January 18, 2018

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Pacific University Undergraduate Student Senate (USS) will be taking students to Cedar Ridge Conference Center in Vernonia, Ore. for the annual Social Justice Retreat. The four day retreat will be held from January 24-27 and...

Staff Senate discusses efforts to improve communications

Harrison Clifford

January 18, 2018

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This year the Staff Senate has worked to become more of a presence, and resource, to the Pacific University community, and has created ways in which they hope to help further Pacific’s mission of excellence. Acting as a single...

Students to attend Bystander Intervention Workshop

Harrison Clifford

January 18, 2018

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To kick off the spring semester, Pacific University’s Center for Peace and Spirituality (CPAS) is offering students the chance to attend a Bystander Intervention Workshop for free. A training designed to help develop self-protection...

Professors comment on winter term changes

Sebastian Herr

December 7, 2017

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An increasing topic of debate on Pacific University’s has been the administration’s decision to move the January term to May, while lowering the credit cap from 38 to 36. Many students packed the University Center (UC) to...

Senior Director comments on student work opportunities

Michael Arakawa

December 7, 2017

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After students finish up their final exams and say farewell to the Forest Grove campus, the Conference and Events Support Services (CESS) team at Pacific University remains hard at work, organizing, preparing and staging campus...

NHOH prepares for annual Lū’au

Becca Rustand

December 7, 2017

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Pacific University and Nā Haumāna O Hawai’i (NHOH) will hold its 58th annual Lūʻau on Apr. 14, 2018. The Lūʻau, which is open to all Pacific students, faculty and staff and local community members, is an experience for...

Pacific launches Lead On fundraising campaign

Max Kirkendall

December 7, 2017

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Pacific University recently launched a new fundraising campaign titled Lead On: The Campaign for Tomorrow at Pacific University. This fundraising campaign is an opportunity for donors to make their mark on the future of Pacific...

Pacific welcoming eye care specialists and students from China in 2018

Harrison Clifford

December 7, 2017

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China is experiencing a major public health crisis in terms of eye and vision care, with nearly half the population suffering from nearsightedness. In hopes of providing China with more eye care specialists to fight this growing...

Staff helps students plan for future

Michael Arakawa

November 9, 2017

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Pacific University’s Career Development Center (CDC) works every year to help both current students and alumni find their perfect career path. The CDC plays an integral part in helping prepare students for life after college....

Nā Haumāna O Hawai‘I

Harrison Clifford

November 9, 2017

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CORRECTION-In the November 9 issue of the Pacific Index, a story about the Nā Haumāna O Hawai‘I (NHOH) club with the headline “NHOH advisor and president comment on club successes, and efforts to make Pacific a home”...

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