Community

Memorabilia: Civil Discourse

Thirty years after it started, the Tom McCall Forum is remembered as an experiment that exceeded expectations, bringing national leaders to Pacific’s backyard to debate the hot issues of the day.

The legacy lives on today as the new Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation empowers Pacific University students to be active citizens and gives them a voice in local politics, campaigns and policymaking.

Hearing the Call

Darren Reiley ’96 didn’t realize his call to service until after he graduated. But the executive director of the Eugene-based Peace Village traces his journey back to his Pacific roots.

In honor of Coach K

Henry Kaulia '82 was a beloved Pacific alumnus and dedicated teacher and coach. Now, his friends are honoring his memory with a scholarship for students who want to follow in his footsteps.

Huddle, Spring 2012

Featuring award-winning alumni, faculty and staff in the world of athletics, including Judy Sherman, Josh Rhoden and Alec Webster.

Briefly Noted, Spring 2012

Featuring the new founding dean of the future College of Business; new programs in Arts & Sciences, Education and Health Professions; the transition to a doctoral program for occupational therapy; community recognition of the School of Dental Health Science; and Pacific's newest office locations.

By the Numbers: Giving Back

Civic engagement is more than a requirement at Pacific University—it's a passion. Students, faculty and staff contributed hundreds of thousands of hours of service to their communities in 2010–11, through course work, cocurricular teams and clubs, and personal endeavors.

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.

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.