University News

Columbia Sportswear Opens Doors to Pacific Employees

Use this invitation and your Boxer Card for access to the Columbia Employee Store through June 26!

Philosophy of Glub

Pacific is paying tribute to retiring Philosophy Professor Dave Boersema’s career and influence on students with the Philosophy Book Fund. 

Spring Commencement Brings Graduates and Families Together

More than 400 bachelor's degree candidates and nearly 350 professional degree candidates took part on Saturday, May 21.

Doug Weberling '72, OD '74 Named Recipient of 2016 Kamelia Massih Prize for a Distinguished Optometrist

Dr. Weberling received the honor at Pacific's spring commencement on May 21.

Professor Dave Boersema Retires After 31 Years at Pacific

The Douglas C. Strain Chair of Natural Philosophy and a distinguished university professor gave the keynote address at the university's spring undergraduate commencement.

Bruno Gegenhuber

Class of 2016 Valedictorian Bruno Gegenhuber

The biology major from Roseburg graduated summa cum laude on May 21 and is one of two students to have received a Fulbright award this year.

Exploring Options Overseas

Emily Brant '16 heads to Israel to gain hands-on experience before pursuing a master's in speech-language pathology.

Pacific University's Annual Music in May Concert Set for Saturday, May 28

Sixty-eighth annual festival to host more than 400 student-musicians from throughout the Pacific Northwest May 26-28.

Boxer Secure Wireless Service Ends May 31

University Information Services will retire the Boxer Secure wireless network on May 31, 2016.

Moodle Upgrade on June 12

We are excited to announce that Moodle will be upgraded to version 3.0 on Sunday, June 12. The new version of Moodle will provide several new features and improvements that will make the system more flexible and easy-to-use.  Please note that Moodle will be unavailable in the morning of June 12 from 9 a.m. to noon while the upgrade takes place so please plan accordingly.