Clark Peters ’65, MSEd ’70 receives the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Service Award for his years of service to public education in Oregon and his ongoing support of Pacific University’s speech and education programs.
Irv Zemrau ’62, O.D. ’63 receives the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award for his years as an optometrist, community volunteer and advocate for people diagnosed with schizophrenia and their families.
Lynn Meredith ’44 posthumously receives the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award for his service in World War II and his 32 years protecting presidents in the U.S. Secret Service. He died in 2009 at the age of 84.
P.J. Pitts, Pharm.D. ’09 receives the 2012 Pacific University Young Alumni Leadership Award for her work to provide triage and long-term health care in Haiti following the 2010 earthquake.
Alex Prigge completed her master of sport pedagogy degree from the University of Northern Colorado in December 2012.
Ashley Schalow’s play Bold Grace: The Voyages of the Pirate O’Malley was presented by the Woodinville Repertory Theatre in January. The play was the 2011 one-act winner in the Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival.
Sarah Shepherd was recently hired as deputy district attorney for Klamath County, Ore.
Reggie Torres and his wife, Ola, welcomed their daughter, Severa Lynn, on March 1, 2013. She weighed 7 pounds, 5.6 ounces and measured 22.5 inches.
Arthur Ginsberg MFA has a new chapbook, “Crossing Over,” included in an anthology of chapbooks titled Ashes Caught on the Edge of Light. His self-published book To the Universe I Sing — A Photopoetic Journey through Antarctica His manuscript, The Anatomist, was published this summer by David Roberts Books.
Devin Higgins is a staff reporter for The Reflector in Battle Ground, Wash.
Kenny Larson was recently promoted to the position of digital media services coordinator for the Oregon Society of CPAs.