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Alumna’s estate gives money to create Optometry scholarship

Karissa George

March 31, 2011

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With a gift from the estate of a Pacific alumnus, this year the College of Optometry will be awarding the “Kamelia Massih Prize for a Distinguished Optometrist.” The award goes to a student from the College of Optometr...

New minors added to Arts & Sciences for 2011-12

Hailey Hawkins

March 17, 2011

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Pacific University’s College of Arts and Sciences may welcome a few new minors to the curriculum this April including one for the Media Arts Department and one for the Environmental Studies Department. Forensics Director...

Faculty vote to change study abroad eligibility

Hailey Hawkins

March 17, 2011

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The world just opened up to Pacific’s sophomores. A proposal that went before the Arts and Sciences faculty was approved in the beginning of March  officially allowing sophomores to participate in semester study abroad. In...

Obituaries

March 17, 2011

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Alicia Elfring Elfring, a student in the College of Education at the Eugene campus, was killed in a single car accident early the morning of Saturday March 12. Robin Keillor, Director of the Counseling Center, was present in E...

Berglund Center offers internet research award to seniors

Alex Arroyo

March 17, 2011

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Berglund Center is once again offering its Award for Excellence in Internet Research. The award is open to all students working on a senior capstone on Internet research and its impact or use in today’s world. The winners will...

B-Street club emphasizes sustainability, farming

Alex Arroyo

March 3, 2011

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This semester, Pacific has seen all sorts of new events and students, one of them being the B-Street Club, which had its first meeting Feb. 22. The club provides an opportunity for students who want to spread awareness of environmental...

City public schools on par with ELC technology

Tabitha Rodgers

March 3, 2011

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Private or public? It’s an important decision that parents make with their kids; where to send them to school. Today the decision becomes more pertinent as some schools adapt to the updating technological world. Some schools...

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