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Submit Senior Photos to CDC by May 9

Attention Class of 2014: Please send us your favorite photos of seniors! At athletic events, on travel adventures, enjoying res life escapades and everything in between. Faculty and staff are also encouraged to submit photos. See details below.

"phat girls" a "must see" play

PHAT GIRLS by Debbie Lamedman. May 1, 2, 3. 7:30-9:00. Tom Miles Theatre. Free to Pacific students with ID, $7 general admission. The play is a provocative, fast-paced and cutting-edge look at body-image issues with humor, poignancy and honesty.

Double Standard in College Dating

More Than Sex: The Double Standard in College Dating. A panel discussion about unrealistic sexual expectations of men in the college dating scene. Is there a double standard? Tues. April 15. Noon-1pm | UC Fireside Lounge. Sarg8185@pacific.edu

Senior Projects Day is April 23

Mark your calendars now to attend Senior Projects Day. Presentations begin at 8 a.m., run every half hour and conclude at 5 p.m.

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.

Middle School Boys' Conference

It's a Guy Thing is a daylong conference to bring boys 12-15 together to discuss diverse issues related to growing up male in our society and to encourage the boys to think about college. Fri. May 2. 8:30-3:30. Milky Way. Register at pacificu.edu/cge

BoXXXer Talk Radio

BoXXXer Talk Radio. Safe, serious, and supportive sex talk. Sundays in April at 7 p.m. boxerradio.fm http://boxerradio.fm. Brought to you by the Center for Gender Equity

Take Back the Night March

A Protest against Sexual Violence. 4/16/14. 7:30 pm. Trombley Square to Lincoln Park. 2 speakers from RAINN will talk about personal experiences with sexual assault, followed by a time for students to share their stories. Info: eramos@pacific.edu.

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.

Introducing #FlatBoxer

Introduce your family, your classroom and your friends to Boxer and bring him on an adventure!

School of Communication Sciences & Disorders Helps Fund Learning Center at Local Middle School

First-year speech-language pathology students respond to local teacher's request on donorschoose.org

Staff Member Honored for Outstanding Support of Transfer Students

Denise Giesbers '00 named a recipient of a Transfer Champions Award by the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students.

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.

Music Professor Accepted to Prestigious Research Program

Assistant Professor of Music Education and Director & Master Teacher of the String Project, Dijana Ihas, accepted to 3-year research seminar, supporting faculty interested in pursuing research that advances excellence in mentoring undergraduate research.

2013 1098T Tax Forms

2013 1098T tax forms for eligible students will be available on students' BoxerOnline account, as well as mailed out, prior to and no later than EOD Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. For more information, please read further.

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.

Psychology Professor Receives Prestigious Award

Professor Dawn Salgado, psychology, and student Samantha Cruz, received one of two Mamie Phipps Clark Research Grant Awards, given by the international honor society, Psi Chi.

Chamber Singers to Perform "War Requiem" with Oregon Symphony

The university's flagship vocal ensemble will join one of America's largest orchestras in performing a powerful classical work at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Nov. 2-3.

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.

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

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.

Pacific University Recognized for Quality and Value

US News & World Report and Forbes' annual college rankings

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.

KISS' Tommy Thayer and Friends Return for Legends 2013

Rock Musicians and Sports Celebs to Gather at Waverley CC on Aug. 25

College of Business Embraces Spirit of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Pacific University's fifth college opened on July 1.

Year Three of Computer Science Camp for Girls Concludes

The third cohort of the highly successful Girls Gather for Computer Science camp concluded on July 12.

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.

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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