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Chong runs simulations

Hannah Kendall

April 19, 2018

Filed under Senior Projects, Student Life

Pacific University senior Zach Chong is simulating 15 years of information in just 13 weeks for his senior project. Chong, a business major, is running a simulation for his self-created action camera company, “Birds Eye....

Adamson examines climate change coverage in media

Landon Obra-Nakata

April 19, 2018

Filed under Senior Projects, Student Life

Thomas Adamson, a Pacific University senior majoring in Environmental Studies: Politics, Culture & Society, will soon be presenting his senior project titled, “Where Do We Go From Here?” The project is about constructing c...

Dolgin redefines genre

Quint Iverson

April 19, 2018

Filed under Senior Projects, Student Life

Fanfiction is often stereotyped as underdeveloped work written entirely for the purpose of placing oneself inside a fictional world. But perhaps it is a genre full of works worth studying. That is what senior Tailor Dolgin be...

Sororities to hold fundraisers for charities

Michael Arakawa

April 19, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University sororities Phi Lambda Omicron (PLO), Alpha Kappa Delta (AKD) and Delta Chi Delta (DCD) will hold a number of fundraisers this spring to support local charities. According to AKD president Pali Kaloi Jordan...

Undergraduate Student Senate hosts open forum on campus safety and security

Michael Arakawa

April 5, 2018

Filed under Student Life

In an effort to continue conversations spurred after the Walkout Against Gun Violence held on March 14, the Pacific University Undergraduate Student Senate (USS) will host an open forum on campus security and safety on April 10, ...

Students present research in New Orleans

Sydney Virgen

April 5, 2018

Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Every year students from Pacific University have the opportunity to present original research at the American Chemical Society (ACS) National Conference.                   The conference includes poster sessions with ...

Film group hosts panel on campus

Quint Iverson

April 5, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Members of Outside the Frame, an organization that teaches homeless youth how to produce their own films, will host a panel at Pacific University on April 23 to showcase their work. Outside the Frame is a nonprofit organizati...

The Facilities Management office will update campus over break

Quint Iverson

March 22, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The Pacific University Facilities Management office is scheduled to tackle several projects in spring and summer 2018, including a repair of the buckled floors in Stoller Center. Marsh Hall will also have portions of its floor...

Center for Gender Equity honors Women’s History

Hanin Najjar

March 22, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Society is afraid of strong educated women and is constantly trying to suppress their voices. Women’s History Month is a time to rise above and celebrate all the powerful women in society and throughout history. Pacific University s...

NHOH prepares for fifty-eighth annual Lu’au

Luke Peevyhouse

March 22, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University will host its 58th Annual Lu’au on April 14. The Lu’au is put on every year at Pacific by the Na Haumana O Hawai’I (NHOH) club, with help from parents of students from the islands. This year’s Lu’au theme...

Pacific students join in nationwide walkout

Hanin Najjar

March 22, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University joined over 3,000 other schools in America on March 14, as students, faculty and staff, participated in the national March for Our Lives Walkout. The sun was out as students and faculty joined together on ...

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