Spring 2011

Healthcare Hub

“Our goal is to help our students become well-rounded health professionals who can treat the whole patient and the whole community.”
­—Dr. Lesley Hallick
President, Pacific University


HPC Tour Video

HPC Campus Life Photo Gallery

Class Notes, Spring 2011

Short profiles of Bobbi Nickels '70; Reese Moriyama '10; and Felicity Shoulders '08, followed by full Class Notes listings.

Letter from the President

While the healthcare debate goes on we’ll be doing what we do best: strengthening our educational programs in the liberal arts, teacher education and healthcare.

Return of Football

I was really impressed with the current publication [covering] Pacific’s return of football...Barbara M. Sinclair '92

Goldfish and Psychology

Anna Antonia Giedwoyn ’13, a doctoral psychology student at Pacific University, was inspired by a class on the funny ways children speak. The result was a CD of music for children with original lyrics and songs.

When Football was Cancelled

I appreciated Blake Timm's comprehensive look at the history of football at Pacific. I thought I could add a few details on the decision to drop football in 1992...Thomas Beck, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, 1991-2003, Forest Grove, Ore.

Cheers for Football, New Magazine

Congratulations! I love the new format of the Pacific magazine. I actually shed tears of joy upon reading that football has begun again after 19 years...Patricia Campbell Tennant '56, Prineville, Ore.

Enthralling WWII Coverage

As an aging veteran, I was absolutely enthralled by your most recent e-issue...Colonel Daniel W. (Jake) Jacobowitz, USAF (Ret.) '65, Lorton, Va.

In Memoriam, Spring 2011

Remembering David Lowe '63 and Sandy Rowe '78, M.A.T. '82; Alicia Denae Elfring '12; Dr. John Howarth; Lt. Col. Clinton Gruber '47, Leon Meade '70; followed by more Class Notes Obituaries.

Building Up

HPC2 joined Creighton Hall just across the light rail tracks in 2010 as the second building on the Health Professions Campus in Hillsboro...