The Pacific Index

Diversity Cafe undergoes updates

Cody Csulak

October 15, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The Diversity Café in down town Forest Grove, which underwent renovations over the summer, is excited the the school year at Pacific University has started again. The improvements the café made are an effort to expand and to...

Theater performs “Silent Sky”

Hannah Kendall

October 15, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Creating conversation is the goal of Pacific University’s theater program. This fall, the theater department is creating conversation with their upcoming play “Silent Sky” by Lauren Gunderson. The five-member cast is r...

Greeks look to improve campus reputation

Quinn Sykora

September 12, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University’s five Greek Life communities are gearing up for their annual fall rush tradition, with a number of events planned to start Sept. 17. A returning rush rule this year will once again set Pacific apart from ot...

Aramark sets higher sustainability standards

Quint Iverson

September 12, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Aramark, Pacific University’s food service provider, plans to become more sustainable this semester by encouraging students to take smaller portions and to reuse whatever they can. Putting a larger emphasis on reusable to-...

Boxer Mobile App returns

Hannah Kendall

September 12, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Boxer Mobile is back. It is live, public and in the app store as of July 2018. The new Boxer Mobile app helps students navigate Pacific University’s website and gives users an overview of Pacific’s four main campuses. The app, w...

Midterm Elections:

Center for Civic Engagement

September 12, 2018

Filed under Student Life

CORRECTION-In the Sept. 13 issue of The Pacific Index, a story about the 2018 Midterm Elections with the headline “Center encourages students to vote” reported incorrect information. The article reported “The deadline for registe...

AMIGOS Eye Care

AMIGOS Eye Care

September 12, 2018

Outdoor Pursuits

Holly Bartholomew

August 31, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Outdoor Pursuits (OP) has provided countless Pacific University students the opportunity to make new friends, explore the outdoors, try new activities, push their limits and have fun. For recent Pacific graduate Marija Feller...

Williams presents on feminism

Keagan Weis

May 3, 2018

Filed under Senior Projects, Student Life

Pacific University student Carly Williams delved into new found meanings behind knitting on April 25 during her senior capstone project presentation, titled “The Knitting, Intersectional Feminism.” Williams started her...

Barnes theorizes end to poverty

Brandon Hertz

May 3, 2018

Filed under Senior Projects, Student Life

Pacific University philosophy major Sierra Barnes believes it is possible to combat the ever-growing poverty levels around the globe.  Barnes not only believes this is possible, she also holds that all people have an ethical...

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