The Pacific Index

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 ...

Rodriguez to speak at Open House

Holly Bartholomew

March 8, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The Pacific University Student Multicultural Center, which is a little more than one semester old, will be hosting an open house for the Pacific community on March 14. Located on the first floor of Scott Hall, the Multicultural...

“March of the Falsettos” opens on March 15

Quint Iverson

March 8, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The Pacific University Department of Theater and Dance’s next production is an unprecedented hour-long musical. “March of the Falsettos,” which has only one act and no unsung dialogue, is about a father whose same-sex s...

Vandal removes “Vagina Monologues” posters

Quint Iverson

March 8, 2018

Filed under Student Life

An unknown student or students have been taking down and throwing away posters on Pacific University’s Forest Grove campus for the upcoming Center for Gender Equity (CGE) play “The Vagina Monologues.” The play premieres M...

Aramark tries to accommodate student input

Ben Hopwood

February 22, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The dining experience in the University Center (UC) has undergone a slow, but constant, evolution over the past few years. This upward trajectory and increase in quality of food is a direct result of the care and effort put in...

Composting program comes to residence halls

Quint Iverson

February 22, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Residents of Gilbert Hall and Burlingham Hall at Pacific University will soon be able to take full advantage of a new composting system. The new program, which will be ran through the Center for a Sustainable Society (CSS), will...

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