The Pacific Index

Universities target athletes through new NCAA sexual assault policy

Shelby Cokeley

November 9, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

After years full of salacious sexual assault allegations the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has adopted a new policy requiring student athletes, coaches and athletic administrators to complete an annual sexual...

Pacific University looks to update calendar in 2019-2020

Harrison Clifford

October 26, 2017

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In 2019-2020 Pacific University will change its undergraduate academic calendar by cutting Winter Term, moving up the start date for spring term and implementing a three-week-long term in May, during which students will be able...

Alternative schooling poses different options for students

Shelby Cokeley

October 26, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Not every high school student boasts a 4.3 grade point average on graduation night. Nor does every student possess a desire to spend the next four years of their lives doing more schooling, while shelling out major amounts of...

Europe leads the way with legislation while America trails behind

Erika Vives

October 12, 2017

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In countries around the world, hate speech is viewed as a threatening and vilifying offense. In America, it continues to be tolerated with little to no consequence. Denmark, France, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom are a...

Forest Grove constructing new housing options for residents

Max Kirkendall

October 12, 2017

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The Forest Grove community will be receiving multi-million dollar renovations and developments over the next four years. With new buildings sprouting up around town and old buildings given a face lift, many of the projects will...

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