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

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.

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.

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.

Worthy Tribute

I can’t tell you how emotional I became in reading what you have written. (Fall 2010 “The Last Rich Year, Paul Ostrander: Fight for the Sky”)...Margaret Ostrander Rose, Seattle, Wash.