University News

MFA in Writing Faculty Member Tyehimba Jess Recognized

Master of Fine Arts in Writing faculty member Tyehimba Jess was recently named as a finalist in the 2017 PEN America Literacy Awards for work on his second novel, Olio

Faculty Members Receive Tenure, Promotions, Sabbaticals

Congratulations to the 15 faculty members who were approved for tenure by the

A Spring Update from President Hallick

President Hallick provides a university update, including highlights from the March Board of Trustees meeting, 2017-2018 budget, and accreditation report.

College of Optometry Unveils New EyeVan Mobile Clinic

Pacific thanks supporters of ambitious effort to develop a new state-of-the-art vision care outreach vehicle at dedication ceremony on March 9.

Mary Francies Farnham

Women's History Month Spotlight on Mary Frances Farnham

During the month of March we will be highlighting some important Pacific women in honor of Women's History Month. The second woman we are highlighting is one of our first female deans, Mary Francis Farnham.

Housing Lottery 2017 Begins March 8

Housing Lottery begins March 8! The Housing Lottery is an online process for current students enrolled in Spring 2017 undergraduate classes at Pacific University

Be Mindful Near Large Trees on Forest Grove Campus

As of 8 a.m. this morning (March 6), three large tree limbs have fallen due to recent weather conditions.

Boxer Handball Adds to Legacy at 2017 USHA National Collegiate Championships

Pacific successfully defends its women’s and combined team national titles and four Boxers capture individual championships.

Austin Tichenor

Much Ado About Nothing: An Interview with director Austin Tichenor

For the upcoming production of Much Ado About Nothing, guest directo

Alumni Blake Timm '98 and Chelsey Chamberlain '12 Receive High Professional Honors from National Organization

Timm, who served as the Boxers' Sports Information Director from 1999-2015, received one of the highest honors presented by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Chamberlain was named one of two Rising Stars within the profession.