editor's blog

"Live Through This"

Author Debra Gwartney is visiting Pacific University on Thursday as part of the Visiting Writers Series. Her memoir, Live Through This, is a poignant, if painful, recollection of her experience as the mother of runaway teen daughters.

Students speak out against sexual assault

April 11, 2012

Writer Wanda Laukkanen takes a look at this week's Clothesline Project at Pacific, where students are decorating T-shirts and hanging them around campus to raise awareness of sexual assault.

Spring magazine has arrived

April 10, 2012

Take a look at the great stories and online extras in the Spring 2012 issue of Pacific magazine, now live online and in your mailbox!


April 5, 2012

A piece of history, a legacy for the University, and a timely reminder to look beyond ourselves and give back.

Pacific is hopping with activity

April 4, 2012

A roundup of campus activity in Forest Grove from April 4-8.

Scholarship and serendipity

April 2, 2012

Charlotte Basch '14, featured on the cover of the Spring 2012 issue of Pacific, has received a coveted national scholarship.

Are you seeing Hunger Games?

March 22, 2012

Anxiously awaiting my chance to see the first of the Hunger Games movies, I'm jealous of students who get a midnight showing tonight.

Book review: Silver Sparrow

March 21, 2012

A recent novel by one of Pacific's MFA in Writing faculty members gives a glimpse of another world.

Tuesday on tap

March 19, 2012

Ashleigh Simons '12 gives us a look at a host of events taking place tomorrow on Pacific's Forest Grove campus and in the surrounding community.

Take a sneak peek at our spring cover story

March 13, 2012

Go behind the scenes of Pacific magazine for a sneak peek at the cover story of our Spring 2012 issue, coming in April.