The Pacific Index


March 17, 2011

Filed under News, Uncategorized

Alicia Elfring Elfring, a student in the College of Education at the Eugene campus, was killed in a single car accident early the morning of Saturday March 12. Robin Keillor, Director of the Counseling Center, was present in E...

Students get wet for “Free Willy”

Kathleen Rohde

March 3, 2011

Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

For the first time ever, RHA showed a “dive-in” movie in the Aquatic Center Tuesday night. Students swam in the pool while the movie “Free Willy” was projected onto a wall of the center. “We wanted to show made-in-Oregon...

Superbowl XLV, even better than a movie

Jordan Wong

February 17, 2011

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Imagine you are about to watch a film made by a prominent Hollywood director, with a well-known cast of characters. The cast consists of California boy Aaron Rodgers, Seasoned Veteran Donald Driver, the benchwarmer Clay Matthews...

Transfer student athlete excited about basketball season at PU

Alexa Block

December 4, 2010

Filed under Uncategorized

The basketball season is under way and there are some new athletes bringing their talents to the court. Transfer student Andrew Beatty is one of those new to the basketball program this year. In the Boxer’s first win of...

McCall Center director: Facility will promote civic engagement, debate

Dr. Jim Moore

November 18, 2010

Filed under Uncategorized

The Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation is in its first year of existence, but it builds on a long history at Pacific.  In the early 1980s political science professor Russ Dondero and the president of Pacific, Bob Duvall,...

Transition to 4 credits leaves some students overloaded

Ashleigh Simons

November 11, 2010

Filed under Uncategorized

With the transition from a three credit system to a four credit system complete, some students have been forced to overload their credit hours in order to satisfy their required courses. Students who entered Pacific under...

Response: Pacific welcomes people of all backgrounds

Joe Lang, Media Relations Director

November 3, 2010

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

In response to Ryan Rosback's commentary about political diversity at Pacific (See, The Pacific Index's Oct. 21, 2010 issue - pg 2): Mr. Rosback's editorial is based on incomplete information. He suggests that Pacific University...

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