University News

Women in Computer Science Club Receives Grant

The new student club, Women in Computer Science, receives $1,000 grant from the National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT).

Class of 2014 Member Earns Fulbright Scholarship

Catherine Prechtel of Talent, Ore., has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Award for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Matthew Morse Named Pacific University's 2014 Valedictorian

The mathematics major from Grants Pass looks forward to a career in health sciences.

Pacific University's Spring Commencement Exercises Set for Saturday, May 17

Undergraduate degree candidates will march at 9:30 a.m. Professional programs degree candidates do so at 1:30 p.m.

To the Moon and Back

Pacific alumnus Alexander “Sandy” Farquhar '65 shares his exceptional life stories, from being in the Pacific Athletic Hall of Fame to helping with the first moon landing and launching secret satellites.

Pacific University Broadens Commitment in Woodburn

President Lesley Hallick joined the Woodburn mayor, school district superintendent, Rep. Betty Komp and others on Thursday, May 8 to commit to the future of the area's students.

Lorelle Browning Receives Second Fulbright

Lorelle Browning, chair of the English Department, recieved her second Fulbright and will be a visiting scholar in Vietnam for the 2014-15 academic year.

Pacific Celebrates Earth Week 2014

This year, gatherings included two “stuff swaps,” where students exchange unwanted items with other students instead of throwing them away; speaker Phil Mote, a climate scientist discussing the politics of climate change; and a vegan bake sale, which is exactly what it sounds like.

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