The Pacific Index

B Street Farm: Promoting sustainable living ideas

Korina Kaio-Maddox

September 15, 2011

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When it comes to B Street Farm, people really do make the difference. The caretaker of the farm, Miguel Cervantes, is one of those people. Whether he is feeding the animals or assisting a student with a project, Cervantes is...

Pacific clubs look for new members

Carlie Deltoro

September 15, 2011

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Members from various different clubs, fraternities and sororities at Pacific set up tables covered in candy, pamphlets and sign-up sheets at the annual Club and Organization Fair last Thursday. Tables were set up around the volleyball...

Sustainability and permaculture found in one

Korina Kaio-Maddox

August 27, 2011

Filed under Student Life

At B Street Farm, a little patch of land goes a long way. Coming to the farm for the first or fiftieth time, it’s impossible not to notice the beauty of the land or the feeling that it is a well cared for community propert...

RHA urges students to checkout properly

Karissa George

May 12, 2011

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The end of the semester is upon us, which means it is time to start making that checklist of things to do before heading home for the summer. For those on the block meal system with Real Food on Campus, be aware that the last...

Do It Yourself: Participate in Give & Go

Commentary by Olivia Round

May 12, 2011

Filed under Student Life

What happens to our stuff once we’re done using it? Some of us sell things online, or give them away to friends or younger siblings.  A few of us turn old things into new things through recycled crafting.  Whatever the method...

Faculty and students prepare for commencement

Rebecca Lopez

May 12, 2011

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As graduation draws near, the last few weeks of the semester are jam-packed with events and last minute tasks for seniors. The largest, and to many, most important, event: commencement. Director of University Events Paula Thatcher...

LikeALittle grows in popularity for students

Kathleen Rohde

May 12, 2011

Filed under Student Life

The anonymous flirting website Likealittle.com, now LAL.com, started with four roommates and their connection with George Fox University. The student who took the initiative to make Pacific a part of LAL.com was sophomore Gage...

“Fondo (The Road)” mixes multiple genres

Commentary by: Guthrie Straw

April 28, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Travel to Africa with me for a moment of music from a long line of amazing artists: The Touré family. Descendent of Ali Farka Touré, the legendary blues guitarist, and arguably one of the most influential figures in African...

Student senate officers elected for next year

Kathleen Rohde

April 28, 2011

Filed under Student Life

The new officers for the College of Arts and Sciences Student Senate have been elected. Starting this fall the president of CASSS will be Blaise Holden. Vice President of Leadership will be Adriana “Coco” Kapfer, Vice President...

Newly elected CASSS president will encourage campus outreach in fall

Kathleen Rohde

April 28, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Next semester, the College of Arts and Sciences Student Senate will be led by to-be president Blaise Holden. “I have an opportunity to really do something cool and affect the new Pacific legacies” said Holden. This past...

Do It Yourself: Change campus dining

Commentary by: Olivia Round

April 28, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Food on campus has long been a contentious issue. From the expensive meal plans to the vegan options to the quality of the hamburger meat, students have been bickering about the food in the UC for a long time.  I don’t need...

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