University News

Speech-Language Pathology Students Help Children with Cleft Lip and Palate

The School of Communication Sciences & Disorders provides early intervention speech therapy to those in need.

Catie Prechtel '14

Working South of the Border

After a year in Mexico on a Fulbright Scholarship, Catie Prechtel '14 has headed south again to keep teaching English. An anthropology and Spanish major at Pacific, Prechtel hopes to make a career teaching English and exploring other cultures.

Improvements to North Side of Forest Grove Campus Begin Week of July 20

An extensive reconstruction of University Avenue and landscape enhancements will give the campus' north entrance a new look and feel. 

Notes from Under the Oaks | July 2015

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been working on a new alumni communication stra

Dr. Richard Rutt, Director of the School of Physical Therapy, Announces Retirement

Dr. Rutt will retire at the end of the 2015-2016 academic year following 24 years of service at Pacific University.

University's Psi Chi Honor Society Named a Model Chapter

Pacific's chapter is among the top 4 percent in the country to be designated as such by the national organization.

Physician Assistant Student Joseph Sutherland '16 Serves as President of National Student Organization

Sutherland is the first Pacific University student to preside over the Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Psychology Major Amy VanderZanden '16 Interns at Prestigious Research Center in Philadelphia

The senior from Portland is spending the summer at Temple University in Philadelphia working under the direction of renowned neuroscientist Nora Newcombe.

Alumnus Represents Brazil in Football World Championship

Heron Souza de Azevedo ’14 has worked nearly a decade to help grow American football in his native Brazil. In July, he'll represent his nation's team at the International Federation of American Football World Championship in Ohio.

University Avenue to Undergo Reconstruction

Later this month, the north side of Pacific University’s Forest Grove Campus will undergo significant road construction on University Avenue between Sunset Drive and College Way to improve both driver access and pedestrian safety.