The Pacific Index

Textbook Exchange

Harrison Clifford, Student Life Editor

November 13, 2016

Filed under Student Life

College is an expensive time in many peoples’ lives. As if spending hard earned money on tuition and housing was not already enough to handle, students are also expected to buy or rent costly textbooks at the start of eac...

Hallick shares plans

November 13, 2016

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Pacific University President Lesley Hallick visited the Undergraduate Student Senate meeting on Oct. 27 and spoke on diversity, enrollment and future plans and goals for the university, in front of student representatives f...

Boxer Profile:

Nicky Dolan

November 13, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University sophomore Hannah Hulse is a business major who plays volleyball and lacrosse and in her free time, she fights wild fires. Hulse, who is originally from Cove, Ore., had no previous experience fightin...

Scott Hall renovations continue

Kelsi Roth

November 13, 2016

Filed under Student Life

People have most likely seen the renovations occurring in Scott Hall on the second floor. Large tarps covering the windows from the inside, planks of wood everywhere and the sign on the door that says “Do Not Enter C...

Social Media

Stephen Childress

November 13, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Consumer culture effects many aspects of everyone’s lives and on social media, the influence can have a lot of power over its users.  The images people choose  to represent themselves are constantly changing as shifts in pop cul...

Professor gives terrorism advice abroad

Ben Hopwood

November 13, 2016

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Terrorism is a major issue in today’s society that generates huge amounts of fear and anxiety. However, terror events themselves are not all that common.  Students who wish to study abroad in college, must first take...

Campus Wellness:

Clara Howell, Co-Editor in Chief

November 13, 2016

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Whether it’s sex, stress or tips for drinking responsibly, the workshops hosted by Campus Wellness at Pacific University cover a wide variety of topics. There are four different kinds of workshops that are led by Peer Wellness E...

Veterans Day

Bobby Ulrich

November 13, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Imagine earning a degree from Pacific University after four years of hard work and soon after being shipped off to another country in order to serve in combat. Pacific alumni veterans will be able to tell stories just like t...

Lack of facilities hurt departments

Keith Wallach, Co-Editor in Chief

November 13, 2016

Filed under Student Life

It is no surprise that the lack of facilities on Pacific University’s campus has affected countless students, faculty and areas of study. The increase in students has been rising continuously for the past few years and the univer...

Alumni return to campus

Nicky Dolan

October 27, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Paci c University recently held its annual Homecoming football game on Oct. 15th. With homecoming there’s dances, a football game, the noise parade and multiple other activities that current students can participate i...

Counseling Center:

Counseling Center

October 27, 2016

Filed under Student Life

As college students, going to class and work are integral parts of our day. We wake up in the morning with a general idea of what our day will look like, who we will spend our time with and where we will go. Although we are away f...

Food Pantry

Harrison Clifford, Student Life Editor

October 27, 2016

Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

As the cost of tuition and textbooks continue to rise, many college students are trying to save money in any way that they can. This often means cutting back on food spending which then results in neglecting to maintain a proper and ...

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