editor's blog

Work in Rural Alaska Launched PA Career

July 29, 2014

Mary Von is now the interim director of the School of Physician Assistant Studies. She started her healthcare career in rural Alaska.

'That Community is What Made Me Stronger'

July 15, 2014

Jennifer Hobbs '87 took her biology degree to Kennedy Space Center. Today, she's an environmental engineer and sits on the Florida Emergency Response Commission.

Tiny Time Capsule

July 8, 2014

Construction on campus uncovers an informal piece of history from a past student.

Football and politics in Slovenia

June 19, 2014

For Devin Lagorio '14, a journey to central Europe brings together passions for politics and football.

Long on Math & Science

May 27, 2014

Pacific University helped launch George Long '63 on a 38-year career in weapons and defense — plus, the Athletic Hall of Fame inductee is still playing tennis.

The World for a Song

May 22, 2014

Kathryn Compton Bailey Puffett '60  first came to Pacific University during Music in May. Since then, she has performed, researched and taught music around the world.

To the Moon and Back

Pacific alumnus Alexander “Sandy” Farquhar '65 shares his exceptional life stories, from being in the Pacific Athletic Hall of Fame to helping with the first moon landing and launching secret satellites.

Earth Week 2014

Earth Week 2014 promoted sustainability through 15 different events.  

Senior Projects Day 2014

Students present varied research and work on Senior Projects Day.

Lorelle Browning

Lorelle Browning, chair of the English Department, recieved her second Fulbright and will be a visiting scholar in Vietnam for the 2014-15 academic year.