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'Pacific Let Me Be Me'

Professor emeritus and retiring handball coach Mike Steele launches an endowment to support the many aspects of Pacific that he loves.

Down With Debt

Is college worth the cost? Empirical data says yes. So do a couple of Pacific University alumni, now that they have paid off all the debt they accrued during and immediately after school.

Lu'au Tickets On Sale Beginning Thursday, March 5

Advance purchase is highly recommended, as the annual event traditionally sells out. The Lu'au will take place on Saturday, Apr. 11.

Berglund Center Invites Students to Take Part in Inspired Ideas Competition

Students of all majors, minors and rank at Pacific University can put forth their innovative ideas for a chance at start-up support and their share of $25,000 in awards.

Pacific Wins Best Portland Sports Logo

Congratulations Boxer Nation! Pacific University has earned the title of Portland's Best Sports Logo in's online competition.

Pacific University in the News: Feb. 17-23, 2015

Selected news stories featuring or mentioning the university.

Boxer Handballers Capture Three National Championships

Pacific University Handball, under the direction of retiring head coach Mike Steele, hosted the 63rd annual National Collegiate Championships last week and finished 4th out of a 31-team field.

Pacific Dance Ensemble, photo by Chris Leck

Dance Works XII Celebrates its 12th Season

Dance Works XII at Pacific University celebrates its 12th season!


Upcoming Events

April 6, 2015

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM - Taylor-Meade Performing Arts McCready Hall MCRE: You've seen her on 60 Minutes, The Colbert Report, and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as she travels across the country with 'Nuns on a Bus' advocating for the least of these in society. The Pacific University Center for... Read more

April 7, 2015

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM - TBA: This workshop will focus on decoding job ads written for ethnographers in the technology industry, as well as discuss the skills and experiences necessary for anthropologists interested in UXR, IxD, and R&D jobs. Registration required. Lunch provided.

April 7, 2015

4:30 PM - Marsh Hall Taylor Auditorium 216: Building Tinn: Design Anthropology as Corporate Job and Political Strategy In 2014, Bryce Peake began creating Tinn, a mobile application for users living with tinnitus built through collaborations with Native American, Latin@, African American, and... Read more

April 8, 2015

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Chapman Hall: Prepare to go to the First Avenue EXPO--the last and largest recruiting event of the year--featuring both employment and graduate admission recruiters. Visit the EXPO website and review who is coming. If interested in attending, you can get a $10 voucher by... Read more

April 8, 2015

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Creighton Hall Classroom 403: Interprofessional Competency Course

April 9, 2015

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM - University of Portland, Chiles Center: Career fair featuring around 150 recruiters representing for-profit and non-profit organizations with full-time and summer jobs, and internships, as well as educational institutions representing graduate and professional programs.

April 10, 2015

All day event: Last day to withdraw from full semester courses for College of Arts and Sciences undergraduates

April 13, 2015

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Health Prof. Building 2: April 13 - July 31


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