The Pacific Index

Sustainability committees works to track Pacific’s green status

Hailey Hawkins

November 18, 2010

Sustainability is one of the five values included in Pacific’s Vision 2020, a set of priorities for the university determined by President Lesley Hallick and the Board of Trustees. However, translating a broad vision like sustainability...

Career Center helps with grad school applications

Stephanie Haugen

November 18, 2010

Graduate school application deadlines are becoming stress inducers for seniors but the Career Development Center offers a variety of services to help students with the process. According to  the Associate Director of the Career...

McCall center set to open spring 2011

McCall center set to open spring 2011

Stephanie Haugen

November 18, 2010

Diabetes clinic streamlines treatment

Tabitha Rodgers

November 18, 2010

Most people already know that diabetes forces people to adjust their eating habits. But how many know that on top of the high blood pressure and possible symptoms of increased hunger and thirst, diabetes can also lead to blindness? According...

Civic engagement volunteer making change

Alexa Block

November 3, 2010

The Civic Engagement Center is making big strides to advance community involvement of the Pacific community and that is from the help of Kaely Summers, the Civic Engagement Coordinator. Summers is a Pacific graduate who came...

Graphic design major a possibility for Spring 2012

Alexa Block

November 3, 2010

For students interested in graphic design, Pacific is working on establishing a graphic design major. There is still work to be done but, progress is being made to build a graphic design program for media art students. According...

LCD vs. E-Ink and Hawthorne Effect in optometry study

Tabitha Rodgers

November 3, 2010

The Optometry department is conducting research on the benefits of backlit and non-backlit screens, however the details of the study are being kept secret to avoid the Hawthorne effect. The Hawthorne effect is based on a previous...

CGE co-chairs strive for equality

Karissa George

November 3, 2010

Pacific’s Center for Gender Equity is responsible for planning a large number of the seminars, public speaking and entertainment events that have visited the campus over the years including the “Brown Bag Lunch Series,”...

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