Pacific University in the News: June 8-14, 2012

Friday, June 15, 2012

 

Education notes
(Door County Advocate [Wis.] © 06/14/2012) - Graduation hometown announcement: Kerriann (Bleck) Anderko [Pharmacy].

9 Algorithms that Changed the Future, Part 2
(Christianity Today © 06/13/2012) - Piece by Physics assistant professor Andrew Dawes.

How do you energize downtown Forest Grove?
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 06/13/2012) - University a key presence in Forest Grove.

Music teacher finds rhythm as artist
(News-Times [Forest Grove], Portland Tribune © 06/13/2012) - Alumna Judy McIntosh Vatne (Music Education)

Corvallis Knights: Club coming back to Goss with two-game win streak, 4-0 shutout 
(Corvallis Gazette-Times © 06/13/2012) - Boxer and baseball student-athlete Rob Dittrick.

 WRA alum named Guggenheim Fellow
(Hudson Hub Times [Ravenna, Ohio] © 06/13/2012) - MFA in Writing instructor Joseph Millar.

Congratulations LHS Class of 2012
(Lebanon Express © 06/13/2012) - Lebanon High School valedictorian Andy Amick hopes to study chemistry at Pacific.

The chant for Chee-Ma-Wah
(Yamhill Valley News-Register [McMinnville] © 06/13/2012) - University mention: Chemawa Indian School.

Bremerton native will coach Black Hills boys basketball
(The Olympian [Olympia, Wash.] © 06/13/2012) - Alumnus and Men's Basketball student-athlete Jeff Gallagher.

Soroptimist International of Sedro-Woolley awards 10 scholarships
(Skagit Valley Herald [Mt. Vernon, Wash.] © 06/13/2012) - Future Boxer Emilie Moser.

Mauka Rotary awards scholarships
(West Hawaii Today [Kailua-Kona] © 06/13/2012) - Future Boxer Alec Lugo to study performing arts.

'We're all one big happy family here'
(Bonner County Daily Bee [Sandpoint, Idaho] © 06/12/2012) - Clark Fork High School valedictorian and future Boxer Claire McMahon.
Name Droppers
(The Davis Enterprise  © 06/12/2012) - Graduation announcement:  Shekema McCarthy (Integrative Physiology).

Community roundup: Snohomish lacrosse player named an All-American
(The Herald [Everett, Wash.] © 06/12/2012) - Future Boxer and Women's Lacrosse student-athlete Mahealani Wong.

St. Ignatius High School Class of 2012 Scholarships and Awards
(Lake County Leader Advertiser [Polson, Mont.] © 06/12/2012) - St. Ignatius HS graduate Sarah Bowers (Pacific University Presidential Scholarship $60,000).

Pacific University names spring graduates
(East Oregonian [Pendleton] © 06/12/2012) - Graduation announcements: Jordan Mittelsdorf, Sierra Brummett, Rebecca Baker, Jennifer English.

Aberdeen High awards & scholarships
(The Daily World [Aberdeen, Wash.] © 06/10/2012) - Aberdeen High School graduate Emily Penttila (Pacific University Music Talent Award, Pacific University Pacesetter Scholarship, Pacific University Presidential Scholarship).

Providence St. Vincent hosts preemie reunion, students create portrait of Hillsboro: Your Washington County 
(The Oregonian online © 06/10/2012) - MFA in Writing spring readings advance.

CHS grads' awards, scholarships and plans
(Corvallis Gazette-Times © 06/09/2012) - Corvallis High School graduates Lorne Bulling (Pacific Pacesetters Scholarship, Pacific Trustees Scholarship) and Heidi Johnson (Pacific Trustee’s Scholarship, Pacific Grant, Tabitha Brown Inspiration Award).

An anthropologist's view of who and what defines gay marriage
(The Oregonian  © 06/08/2012) - Opinion piece by Sociology-Anthropology assistant professor Aaron Greer.

Sandy High's Rebecca Marvin maintains a 4.0, despite working nearly full-time: Academic Achievers 2012
(The Oregonian  © 06/08/2012) - Sandy High School graduate considering Pacific's Pharmacy program.

Rogersville resident graduates from Pacific University
(South County Mail [Rogersville, Mo.] © 06/08/2012) - Graduation announcement Kimberly Carroll (Professional Psychology).

Campus News
(Marshfield News Herald [Wis.] © 06/08/2012) - Graduation announcement: Dana Hoehn (Professional Psychology).