Feb. 3-10, 2014

Pacific University in the News


Forest Grove: A special place indeed (editorial)
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 02/10/2014) - University mention: Football games add to city ambiance. 

Dave Zirin: Celebration Capitalism at the Sochi Games
(The Nation © 02/10/2014) - Video recording of panel discussion featuring Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff. (video) 

Dustin Bowser: Ex-Pacific basketball star enjoying himself as rookie coach at Forest Grove
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 02/09/2014) - Alumnus and former Men’s Basketball student-athlete Dustin Bowser. 

Value Added: Potomac's wealthy crowd losing Toys Unique, a beloved toy store
(Washington Post [D.C.] © 02/09/2014) - Column featuring alumna Jarunee Chantraparnik (French Studies), owner of a unique toy store in the nation’s capital. 

Pacific University blanks Lady Jackets, 8-0, in softball season opener
(Brownwood Bulletin [Texas] © 02/08/2014) - Softball team defeats Howard Payne. 

‘I am a girl’: Transgender children face a society slow to accept them
(Kansas City Star [Mo.] © 02/08/2014) - Professional Psychology assistant professor Laura Edwards-Leeper provides analysis. Syndicated nationally. 

Counterspin: Joel Berg on Food Stamps, Jules Boykoff on Olympics
(FAIR © 02/07/2014) - Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff provides analysis. (audio) 

News Roundtable: Feb. 7, 2014
(Oregon Public Broadcasting © 02/07/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation director Jim Moore provides analysis. (audio) 

Washington County counts homeless
(Hillsboro Tribune © 02/07/2014) - Faculty, students and staff of schools of Dental Health Science and Professional Psychology provide care for homeless populations. 

Celebration Capitalism and the Olympic Games
(New Books in Sports © 02/07/2014) - Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff discusses one of his latest books. (audio) 

Today's Young Professional: Tess Schurter
(Statesman Journal © 02/07/2014) - Alumna Tess Schurter ’13 (Business). 

Pacific University: Baseball's season-opening Boxer Invitational at Hillsboro Ballpark postponed
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 02/07/2014) 

Stars in the Grove is a go and may become annual event (video)
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 02/06/2014) - University co-sponsoring and hosting Forest Grove’s talent show set for Feb. 22. 

Symphony performance set for Saturday
(Canby Herald © 02/05/2014) - Pacific University director of bands Dr. Michael Burch-Pesses to conduct Oregon Symphonic Band during its winter concert. 

Sports briefs
(Forest Grove News-Times © 02/05/2014) - Boxer Club student-athletes of the month: Eric Harder (Men’s Wrestling), Amanda Clark (Women’s Swimming). 

Author, scholar Angela Davis talks at Pacific
(Forest Grove News-Times © 02/05/2014) - Advance preview of Angela Davis talk, presented by Center for Peace & Spirituality. 

Vegan biologist speaks at Pacific
(Forest Grove News-Times © 02/05/2014) - Advance preview of Jonathan Balcombe lecture, presented by university’s Animal Club and Center for Peace & Spirituality. 

Zitani excels with Boxers
(Forest Grove News-Times © 02/05/2014) - Men’s Basketball student-athlete Daniel Zitani. 

Youth, jobs, inclusiveness on Forest Grove minds
(Forest Grove News-Times © 02/05/2014) - University community members participate in Forest Grove’s annual town meeting, including Economics professor Phil Ruder, Occupational Therapy director John White, Environmental Studies major Michael Henderson and staff member Greg Orlowsky. 

Black History Month comes to Pacific University through Portland-area play
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 02/05/2014) - Advance preview of “Who I Am” theatrical production. Director of student academic inclusion and success Yashica Island provides analysis. 

Roberts in form for Pacific
(Clackamas Review © 02/05/2014) - Student-athlete Rachel Roberts leads Softball team to victory (Feb. 1). 

Banks iPad fundraiser, Forest Grove STEM workshop and Pacific University dorm: School Notes
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 02/05/2014) - Residence hall construction update. 

"Celebration Capitalism & the Olympics": Global Protests Mark Approach of Sochi Games
(Democracy Now © 02/05/2014) - Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff provides analysis. (audio)

Empty Chambers
(Portland Willamette Week © 02/05/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Forest Grove Fire & Rescue celebrates 120 years with a birthday party and fun history
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 02/04/2014) - University mention in history chronicle: bell installed in Old College Hall. 

Will there be athlete activism at the Sochi Winter Olympics?
(Consider This [Al Jazeera America] © 02/04/2014) - Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff provides analysis. (video) 

Morning News: Political Expert Jim Moore
(FM News 101 KXL © 02/03/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. (audio clip) 

 

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