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Pride in Her People

Pacific sophomore Charlotte Basch started re-writing her people's history when she was 12. Now, she is a leader in the Clatsop-Nehalem Tribe and is studying ways to help bring her heritage back to life.

Learning experience

Pacific’s College of Education is taking a new approach to teacher training, embedding science and math professionals in the diverse, high-needs Woodburn School District.

Occupied with Service

From a neighborhood school to an orphanage half a world away, Pacific’s School of Occupational Therapy puts community partnerships at the forefront of student learning.

Elder care: New online gerontology certificate program helps healthcare providers serve aging population

In December, Pacific conferred its first gerontology certificates to a class of interdisciplinary health professionals. Pacific's first online-only program, the gerontology certification is a spin-off of the School of Occupational Therapy and seeks to improve elder care.

Girls Only!

Girls Gather for Computer Science (G2CS) is a National Science Foundation grant-funded summer camp at Pacific University, giving teen girls high tech experiences in computer science.

P.J. Saves the World

P.J. Pitts, a member of Pacific University's first pharmacy class in 2009, has spent more than two years working on recovery and relief efforts in Haiti.

Homecoming & Family Weekend

Reunion and Homecoming Weekend are upon us. What do you remember of your Pacific experience?

Disaster in Japan

Pacific’s connection

A tragedy across the ocean touches and inspires the Pacific community.

Norihiro Mizukami ’07

'That tragic scene of the tsunami always reminds me I’m lucky to be alive.'

Angelica Rockquemore ’10

Resilience, determination reveal beauty in the wake of disaster