University News

High Wind Advisory in Effect through 4 p.m. Monday

Strong winds and more rain are expected to continue today. Please take care when traveling throughout the region, including campus, particularly when walking near trees.

Pacific University Professor Awarded $108,000 Grant for Pancreatic Cancer Therapy Research

Dr. Ashim Malhotra and his team will investigate the regulation of proteins in cancerous cells to try and improve the effectiveness of treatment drugs.

Jo Isgrigg to Lead Office of Scholarships and Sponsored Projects

Dr. Isgrigg has been named the new office's inaugural director and comes toe the university from the Oregon Healthcare Workforce Institute.

'Plumber Dave' By Day

Dave Cookman, Pacific's plumbing and boiler specialist, is about a lot more than pipes.

Victoria Hampton '15 | "Because You Give ..."

Victoria Hampton '15 spoke at the Pacific University Celebration of Giving on Dec. 3, 2015, sharing her story of how a scholarship is helping her change the world with a creative writing major.

Scholarship Opens Door to Pacific

"There are people there who are willing to support you and help your dreams come true," says Mai Vo, a Vietnam-born student who dreams of becoming a pharmacist.

School of Pharmacy Associate Professer Fawzy Elbarbry Publishes Article with Alumna Chau Ong

Pacific University School of Pharmacy Associate Professor Fawzy Elbarbry, RPh, PhD, has published an article in collaboration with 2015 alumna Chau Ong.  

Dental Hygiene Professor Honored for Community Service

School of Dental Hygiene Science faculty member Wilber Ramirez-Rodriguez, RDH '10, recognized for his work with the Smile Care Everywhere program.

To the Top

Danika Gilbert '94 led 13 Afghan girls on a mountain climbing expedition, helping them build leadership skills and confidence in a part of the world that often tells them, "You can't."

Education Expands the World

A family gift allowed Judy Mason '60 to attend Pacific University — and it changed her world. Mason has given back to Pacific for the past 20 years, hoping to create the same opportunities for others.