Health Care

Giving 'baby weight' the boot (camp)

March 5, 2012

Pacific's exercise science program promotes healthy lifestyles, one person at a time, through the annual Boxer Boot Camp.

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.

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.

Commencement

Commencement is a time to celebrate accomplishments, but not a time to say goodbye. Once a Boxer, always a Boxer.

New Faces at Pacific University

Cultural metamorphoses are occurring in the U.S., and Pacific University's demographics follow suit. Students, faculty, staff and alumni—along with various partnerships and programs—see positive changes.

Class Notes, Fall 2011

Several mini profiles followed by class notes listings.

Briefly Noted, Fall 2011

Featuring a governor's donation, a renowned philosopher, food service sustainability and accountability, and the College of Optometry's Pacific EyeClinic Beaverton.

Curiosities on our Campuses

Weird and wonderful parts of campus ... historic and current.

What is your Favorite Place on our Campuses?

What is your favorite place on our campuses?

Jon-Erik Larsen is the executive director of graduate and professional program admissions; Kari Christensen is the associate director of alumni relations; Parrish Evans is the manager of multimedia and alumnus; Shelley Smolnisky is the associate dean of the College of Education at the Eugene campus.