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
Nick Chapman and wife Mandy Chen welcomed daughter Katie on Feb. 19, 2013.
Liz Conroy-Yockim was part of a group of Pacific University alumni and students who traveled to Germany in May and June 2013. Other members of the group included Aaron Jongenelen ’07, Kaeli Laxson ’13, Brittany Hartman ’13, Rachel Schreiber ’14, Jerry Sanchez ’13, Michael Summers ’14, Ellen Rodgers ’14, Chelsey Hoglund ’15 and Sara Rodgers ’16. The group visited former German teaching assistants Conny Loder, Claas Ceo and Peter Becker.
Noah Horstman is the director of instruction at Beechmont Country Club in Cleveland. He lives half the year in Mesa, Ariz., where he teaches golf and plays in the All-American Gateway Tour.
Colin Hosking graduated with honors from Hawai’i Pacific University in May 2012 with a master of social work degree.
Ashley Zeck and Matthew Miller MHA ’13 were married on Sept. 24, 2011, and welcomed daughter Abigail Rose Miller on March 7, 2013. She weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce.
Adam Sadoski is an attorney with the firm of Holmes Weddle & Barcott in Anchorage, Alaska. He graduated in 2010 from the Seattle University School of Law.
Katie Bailey ’07, OT ’10 married Todd Gienger ’07 on Nov. 17, 2012. They currently live in Portland.