The Pacific Index

Center for Gender Equity

Melissa Hood

February 23, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University’s Center for Gender Equity (CGE) is preparing to  host a number of new and returning events for the spring semester. They are also looking forward to getting students involved by talking about relevant and curre...

Tara Velarde:

Holly Bartholomew

February 9, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Singer and Songwriter Tara Velarde has built up quite a following of loyal audience members through her recurring performances at the McMenamins Grand Lodge in Forest Grove. For Velarde, this is one of the best parts about performing ...

Adventure column:

Tristen Nolasco

February 9, 2017

Filed under Student Life

From the snow covered peaks of the San Gabriel Mountains to the soothing waves of Southern California’s Pacific Ocean, my winter break was full of adventure.  I started my journey off with a road trip down to Southern ...

“Veils” aims to inspire and unite

Melissa Hood

February 9, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University’s Theatre Department and local Director Debbie Lamedman, in partnership with the Muslim Student Association and the Center for Peace and Spirituality, are preparing to present “Veils,” a play that...

Counseling Center:

Counseling Center

February 9, 2017

Filed under Student Life

It is not easy when a significant relationship ends. For some it can be utterly devastating, for others it can be more of a positive adjustment for the future. Regardless of how you are impacted, breakups can be painful because ...

Theatre and Music:

Holly Bartholemew

February 9, 2017

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Limited space has not hampered the Pacific University Theatre Department from giving every production they put on their full and complete attention and effort. “Our higher commitment is not to complain about storage spa...

ACE Board allows for re-entry at dances

Harrison Clifford, Student Life Editor

February 9, 2017

Filed under Student Life

School dances at Pacific University are constantly evolving and in recent years have undergone a massive overhaul in their format to promote student safety and enjoyment. This spring semester, the Activities and Cultural Even...

Holiday in the Grove

Steven Childress

December 5, 2016

Filed under Student Life

The season of high stress, traffic and gift shopping is nigh. Sometimes it is hard to get into the groove of the holiday season, but there is an upcoming event in Forest Grove for Pacific University students and members of ...

Darcelle XV

Nicky Dolan

December 5, 2016

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Pacific University’s Rainbow Coalition, Actives and Cultural Events Board, Alpha Zeta fraternity and Delta Chi Delta sorority will help host Darcelle XV and their show that will take place on the Forest Grove campus in e...

Boxer Profile:

LUKE PEEVYHOUSE

December 5, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Pacific University students are often well-rounded individuals with a number of interests and activities they are dedicated to and balance with their schoolwork throughout the year. Not only is junior Kayla Knock a competitive ...

Counseling Center: Let’s Talk About… Supporting a Friend

Counseling Center

December 5, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Many people are experiencing distress these days, whether it be from family interactions, election results, relationship difficulties or finals stress. What do we do when we’re in distress? Most often we reach out to thos...

Undergraduate Student Senate

Harrison Clifford

December 5, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Although the first semester of the 2016-17 school year is quickly coming to an end, work and progress in the Undergraduate Student Senate (USS) is still in full swing as members from both the executive board and full senat...

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