Short profiles of Bobbi Nickels '70; Reese Moriyama '10; and Felicity Shoulders '08, followed by full Class Notes listings.
Bobbi Nickels ’70, former director of Pacific’s Upward Bound program, has raised $25,000 for an endowed scholarship for low-income Pacific students, in honor of her former students. Many small donations, including all of the custodial staff, helped build the fund, which is still accepting donations. Nickels hopes to see the first annual scholarship awarded this fall.
Felicity Shoulders ’08 has been nominated to receive the 2010 Nebula Award for Short Stories. Her story, “Conditional Love” is one of seven finalists chosen by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. Shoulders will be traveling to Washington, D.C. for the awards ceremony in May.
Reese Moriyama ’10 has won a national award from the University and College Designers Association (UCDA) for a series of photographs of Pacific athletes Moriyama shot in 2010. Only 196 Excellence Awards were given from nearly 1,300 entries in the 40th Annual UCDA Competition. His winning entry was on display at the annual UCDA Design Conference in October in Minneapolis.
More Reese photos: fleetingcaptures.blogspot.com
Rev. Trevor Hausske celebrated his 90th birthday on Jan. 3, 2013, with his daughter, Evie, and her family, from Lake Oswego, and his wife, Marjean Postlethwaite, and her family in Minnesota.
Roger D. Anderson was inducted May 13, 2013, into the California State University, Chico, Hall of Honor for faculty and staff. He served as director of admissions and financial aid at CSU Chico from 1968 to 1978. Anderson also worked for Pacific University’s Admissions Office for four years after he graduated in 1960.
Mary Lou Beall has spent the last five years in East Asia and North Africa teaching English and communications. Last year she was in Istanbul, Turkey, teaching English at an international school with Teach Beyond. Her next assignment is in Lima, Peru, teaching high school English at an English immersion school. She is retired from teaching at Mercer University in Macon, Ga.
Col. Jake Jacobowitz is now the lead speechwriter for the chief of the National Guard Bureau.
Ray Woods moved to the Department of Defense Dependent Schools Isles District office in Norfolk, England, in October 2011, as the instructional system specialist for English/language arts for grades four through 12. Woods previously taught at Lakenheath in Norfolk, England, for 26 years as a part of a 40-year career with the Department of Defense Schools.
David Pump and Stephanie (Soares) Pump ’67 welcomed their first Oregon grandchild, Amelia Grace Pump, born April 30, 2013, in Medford, Ore. She weighed a bit more than 9 pounds and measured 21 inches. Her parents are Mike and Crystal Pump.
Ann-Marie Rose is a fine art photographer and a partner in Husom & Rose Photographics. Her specialty is the restoration of damaged documents and photographs, and her company also does fine art wide-format printing for artists. She and her husband, David Husom, live in rural Wisconsin on the Mississippi River. She recently returned to school to learn silver smithing.