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Professor Lorelle Browning Receives Second Fulbright Scholarship

Browning, the chair of Pacific University's English Department, will be a visiting U.S. Scholar in Vietman for the 2014-15 academic year.

Public Invited to Celebrate Earth Week at Pacific University

A full slate of events around Earth Day will take place April 18-25 at the Forest Grove Campus.

Pacific University to Refresh University Center at Forest Grove Campus

Washburne Hall, also known as the University Center, will undergo a transformation to expand services in time for the 2014 fall semester.

Reza Karimi to Lead School of Pharmacy

Professor Karimi selected as School of Pharmacy dean following a national search. He had served as interim dean since last July.

Pacific University Invites Youth to "Touch the Future" on Tuesday, April 22

Local teenagers will have an opportunity to learn about careers in healthcare.

Softball Coach Tim Hill To Retire At The End Of The Season

The longtime Pacific head coach and local softball coaching legend will retire from Pacific and from coaching the sport at the end of the 2014 campaign.

Pacific University Board of Trustees Adds Member and Names an Honorary Trustee

Matt Lowe joins the board, and longtime support Ruth Burlingham has been named an honorary trustee.

Pharmacy Faculty Member Receives First-ever Collins Medical Trust Research Grant

Associate Professor of Pharmacy, Fawzy Elbarbry, received a Collins Medical Trust research grant to support his complimentary and alternative medicine research on hypertension.

Pacific University Selects New College of Education Dean

Following a national search, Dr. Leif Gustavson has been selected to lead the college and will begin his appointment on July 1.

Library Forms New Partnership With Oregon Library Association

The agreement will expand and enhance access to the OLA Quarterly, OLAs official journal, by way of Pacific University Libraries' publishing platform and technical support.

University to Offer Master of Social Work and Bachelor of Music Therapy Degrees Beginning Next Fall

Pacific University's Board of Trustees has approved the addition of a bachelor's degree in music therapy and the curriculum of the previously approved master of social work program.

Associate Professor Nancy Ann Neudauer Named Fulbright Specialist Award Recipient

Professor Neudauer will travel to South Africa to teach graduate students at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

College of Optometry Cares for Babies Through InfantSEE

Infants should have their first comprehensive eye exam between six and 12 months of age. Pacific University offers them free of charge.

Professor Kevin Johnson Receives Petroleum Research Fund Grant

The American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund grant provides research opportunities for undergraduates in chemistry and computer modeling.

John Hayes Appointed to Oregon Task Force on School Funding

The former dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and current director of the Center for a Sustainable Society is one of nine citizens and joins two state senators and two representatives.

Dental Health Science Faculty Member Honored for Commitment to Community Health

Instructor Wilbur Ramirez-Rodriguez '10, RDH, named the 2013 recipient of the Oregon Public Health Institute's Emerging Leader Award.

Pacific Preserves Personal Collection of Former Gov. Vic Atiyeh

An exhibition showcasing highlights from the collection opens Oct. 4

Construction to Begin on New Residence Hall

President Lesley Hallick announces the beginning of construction on Pacific University's newest residence hall.

Legends 2013 Raises Historic Amount for Pacific University

Pacific University Legends Hosted by Tommy Thayer Grosses Nearly $500,000

Pacific University Announces 20th Annual Performing Arts Series

The five-show lineup features a mix of performances, including specialty guitar, a cappella, Scottish and Cajun music. Individual and season ticket packages are now available.

Spencer Zeiger to Direct New Master of Social Work Program

Pacific University's new master of social work degree program will welcome its first students at the Eugene Campus in the fall of 2014.

Washington Monthly Ranks Pacific University High Among its Peers

The government affairs publication recognizes Pacific's commitment to students, research and community service.

Women's Rowing Becomes Pacific's 24th Varsity Sport In 2014-15

Pacific will put crews on the water to compete in 2015 with Amanda Dudley coming west to become the program's first head coach.

Pacific University Health Professions Students Graduate

Future clinical psychologists, counselors, physician assistants, healthcare administrators and dental hygienists celebrate with family and friends.

College of Business Embraces Spirit of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Pacific University's fifth college opened on July 1.

Optometry Dean Jennifer Smythe Elected President of National Organization

She is the first woman president in the history of the Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry.

University's String Music Program Receives National Support Following Successful Start

Under the direction of assistant professor Dijana Ihas, the program provides string music instruction to local elementary school students.

Dori Carlson OD '89 Receives Kamelia Massih Prize

Carlson was the first female president of the American Optometric Association and recently was elected to the Pacific University Board of Trustees

Blaise Holden '13 Earns Fulbright Scholarship

The senior from Colorado will travel to Belgium to work with others on treatment for young people with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Community Collaboration Awards Recognize Students, Faculty, Partners

Pacific's Center for Civic Engagement and Office of Diversity honor those who help others

University Opens Location in Hawai'i to Serve Its Growing Ohana

Pacific has been Hawai'i residents' mainland university for more than 70 years

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