The Pacific Index

RHA awaits student project ideas

Victoria Hampton

October 27, 2011

Filed under Student Life

The Residence Housing Association wants students to express their ideas by hearing what changes or improvements they would like to see in the residence halls. The process starts with filling out a proposal form. “While students...

Housing celebrates new study lounges

Katie Sipos

October 27, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Housing and Resident Life spent the past month working to ensure students’ health and needs are maintained and met. Two rooms have been treated for bedbugs since the semester began. Students reported bites and though visual...

“Heathen Valley” delivers believable performance

Tyler Grant

October 27, 2011

Filed under Student Life

People cannot be swayed from their strong religious and cultural beliefs enough in order to understand one another. When such ensues: love is lost, life is lost and destruction overwhelms all. Following this theme, “Heathen...

MFA program attends Wordstock

Korina Kaio-Maddox

October 27, 2011

Filed under Student Life

The Masters of Fine Arts program along with Pacific’s literary publication, the Silk Road Review had the chance to participate in Wordstock Saturday Oct. 8 and Sunday Oct. 9. Wordstock is a multi-day, multi-event festival...

LunchBox Theatre sets goals

Kathleen Rohde

October 13, 2011

Filed under Student Life

The completely student-run program LunchBox Theatre is starting out this semester with new shows and a larger cast than usual. “It gives people who don’t have time for a main stage show to get their theatre fix,” said ...

Oasis Room relieves stress

Victoria Hampton

October 13, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Feeling the gray sky blues? Is the recognition that summer is now officially over too much to bare? Or maybe that stressful test or homework overload has finally sent you over the edge. If so, the staff at the Student Health Center...

Tours provide Pacific history

Carlie Deltoro

October 13, 2011

Filed under Student Life

On the first Wednesday of every month, Old College Hall is open to the public for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. The museum holds a mass amount of history about Pacific and Forest Grove, , the docents who hold the tours supply just as...

Clubs and organizations team up to celebrate National Coming Out Week

Callie Simons

October 13, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University has chosen to celebrate National Coming Out Week with a whole week of games, speakers and interactive activities. The week is meant to raise awareness about the societal challenges and pressures that can be...

Seniors’ schedule focuses on post-grad life

Karissa George

October 13, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Because the classes students take can only prepare them to a certain extent for life after college, Pacific and universities have scheduled events, lectures, panels and more so that students can have a few examples of what to...

Vienna Boys to perform

Tiara Herr

October 13, 2011

Filed under Student Life

On Friday, Oct. 21, the Vienna Boys’ Choir is coming to perform for at 7:30 p.m. in Taylor Meade auditorium. The choir originated in 1498, when Emperor Maximilian I gave instructions that there were to be six boys among his...

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