The Pacific Index

Former Boxers take on coaching jobs

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

August 24, 2017

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Pacific University football team added two new coaching assistants to the staff for the 2017-2018 season, both of whom played on the team just last year. New coaching assistant Jack Perez, who graduated from Pacific in...

Program expands to meet growing student interest

Holly Bartholomew

August 24, 2017

Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Outdoor Pursuits (OP) is a staple of Pacific University, offering their services each year to students, faculty, staff and the entire Forest Grove community. With quick and easy access to a number of outdoor adventures and gear...

Director of Facilities Management discusses campus projects

Max Kirkendall

August 24, 2017

Filed under News, Top Stories

At Pacific University, summer is typically the busiest time of year for the Facilities Department to get work done, and this summer was no exception. With over 30 projects on tap for the summer break, Campus Public Safety, Director...

Protest hinders former quarterback’s chances

Tyler Brown

August 24, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The United States of America, the home of the brave and the land of the free, at least that is what we tell ourselves. However, it appears if you want to be brave or free you cannot play in the National Football League (NFL)....

Executive Director Narce Roderiguez discusses role of new position

Harrison Clifford

August 24, 2017

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When Pacific University’s newly appointed Executive Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDEDI) first stepped foot on campus, she saw the need for more synchronized campus efforts. President Lesley Hallick officially...

Rape lawsuit:

Clara Howell

March 9, 2017

Filed under News, Top Stories

On Nov. 16, 2015, Pacific University was sued for $3 million. The case, filed in Multnomah County Circuit Court in 2013, allegedly said that a then 20-year-old woman was raped after attending a house party that was allegedly hosted...

Editor defends The Index:

Keith Wallach, Co-Editor in Chief

December 5, 2016

Filed under News, Top Stories

"The Pacific Index does not have a strong reputation. Even at the level of basic accuracy and proofreading, the newspaper has a  pattern of problems. It would seem, at the least, that advisor oversight and guidance is lax. It is...

Alumni speaks about racial attack she encountered in Hillsboro the day after Trump’s election

Clara Howell, Co-Editor in Chief

December 5, 2016

Filed under News, Top Stories

Kara Stevens, who graduated from Pacific University in 2010, was struck by a brick on her left side, her “strong” side she said. She was going to Safeway in the Tanasbourne Plaza in Hillsboro around 1 p.m. when she fe...

Housing prices:

Steven Childress

October 27, 2016

Filed under News, Top Stories

The choice of the student to live on campus or off campus carries both bene ts and consequences. Living on campus has conveniences like having friends and classes close by. Off-campus housing offers more independence an...

Pacific Rape Culture

Tyler Brown, Opinion Co-Editor

October 27, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Over the past few weeks Paci c University athletic programs have come under re as being part of a rape culture. This was after news broke in early October that a former student athlete had been charged with one cou...

Food Pantry

Harrison Clifford, Student Life Editor

October 27, 2016

Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

As the cost of tuition and textbooks continue to rise, many college students are trying to save money in any way that they can. This often means cutting back on food spending which then results in neglecting to maintain a proper and ...

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