University News

Faculty Members Receive Tenure, Promotions, Sabbatical Leaves

Ten faculty members were granted tenure and 15 others were promoted in March 2016. Meanwhile, 20 faculty members will prepare for sabbatical leaves in the coming academic year.

Polynesian Voyaging Society Visits Forest Grove Campus

Learn how a group is replicating the star-navigating oceanic journeys that early Polynesian people took to reach the islands of Hawai‘i.

Spring Break Pre-Party March 14

Students are invited to attend a Spring Break Pre-Party, where they will learn how to have a safe and fun Spring Break. Participants will be entered in a raffle for prizes.

BSU Plans Basketball Tournament, Fundraiser

The Black Student Union will host a basketball tournament fundraiser for charity on March 31. Sign up to participate in various contests, or come cheer on the participants.

From Reporter to Teacher to a Global Royalties Manager at Nike, Every Career Path is Unique

Karl Thienes '98 shares his unique career path. He shares important skills he has acquired and as a hiring manager, he shares what he looks for in a resume.

From an Internship to a Full-time Job

Victoria Hampton, Journalism & Creative Writing 2015, discusses her experiences as a writer and the importance of doing an internship. Through the Snowden Internship Program, she was set up with an internship at Ruralite Services,  a communications co-op for consumer-owned utilities.

Tennis Team Offers Adult Clinic

All ability levels are welcome at the March 14 clinic. Cost is $25. Please RSVP.

Pacific University in the News: Feb. 29 - Mar. 6, 2016

Selected news stories featuring or mentioning the university.

Willamette Dental Group Sponsors Boxer Giving Day 2016

The coordinated dental care practice is helping lead the charge for the university’s 24-hour giving drive, during which Pacific hopes to collect gifts from 2,016 donors.

I Give Because | Eddie Carrillo '15, APS '17

"Pacific has made me who I am and has set me up for success."