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Pacific University in the News: Nov. 14-20, 2016

Select news stories featuring or mentioning the university.

Political Advisor John Kael Weston to Speak at Pacific University on Thursday

Weston, author of The Mirror Test: America at War in Iraq and Afghanistan, will speak about his seven years as a political adviser to Marines on the front lines of both wars from 2003-10

In the News: Post-Election Forums

The Forest Grove News-Times reported on last week's post-election forum on the Forest Grove Campus, as well as the Washington County Public Affairs Forum featuring analysis by psephologist Jim Moore.

Empty Bowls Fundraising Dinner to Benefit Local Non-Profit

Join the Art Department’s Ceramics team from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19 in the University Center multi-purpose room for the first annual Empty Bowls Fundraising dinner, which benefits local non-profit HomePlate.

Pacific University Displays AIDS Memorial Quilt Panels

Pacific University and the Center for Gender Equity host the display of 40 panels of the AIDS Memorial Quilt at the Forest Grove and Hillsboro campuses.

2016 Undergraduate Research Conference Features More than 40 Poster Presentations

Collaborative research between undergraduate students and faculty will be showcased in the Multipurpose Room on the lower level of the University Center.

Thinking of Growing a Business? It can be Done!

Forrest Barnes, Class of 2014, works in growing the Palm Harbor Homes business and market share. Read this interview to learn how he overcame certain challenges and keeps on strong despite the hardships.

What in the World Do I Want to Do with My Life?

For Robin Johnson, Class of 2009, knowing what he liked was no problem – but knowing what career he would like was a different question entirely. Find out here what resources he got help from to find a job that was both enjoyable and suitable to his skill set.

How Could a Big Company Like Intel Ever Notice Me?

Shannon Stahl, Class of 2015, is a technician who repairs photo-masks. Read this interview to learn more about her job and also how priceless a resource professors and Alumni can be when it comes to helping Pacific students land a career in companies as big as Intel.

In the News: McCall Center Director Jim Moore Provides Post-Election Analysis

Dr. Moore provided insight on the recent general election - what happened nationally and here in Oregon - at the Washington County Public Affairs Forum held Nov. 14.

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