University News

Alumna Succeeds as Journalist, Filmmaker

Christian Henry ’07 fell in love in high school — with the art of storytelling.

We Need Your Help at Homecoming 2017!

All members of the Pacific University community are invited to help make Homecoming 2017 the best Pacific has ever seen! Come join the fun! 

Kimberly Burdge joins Physical Therapy Program Faculty

She will be teaching adult neuromuscular examination and intervention, patient assessment and intervention, and bioethics.

Dana Bates to join Athletic Training Program Faculty

The faculty and staff of the Athletic Training Program at Pacific University are excited to announce that Dana Bates, PhD, ATC, has agreed to accept a teaching position within the program beginning in the Fall of 2017.

Pacific University Celebrates Oregon Private College Week July 24-28

University takes part in statewide celebration of private higher education with opportunities for campus tours and information sessions.

Volleyball Squad Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

Boxer student-athletes post a cumulative 3.55 grade point average to secure the American Volleyball Coaches Association honor.

Pacific University Athletics Announces its 23rd Athletics Hall of Fame Class

Baseball slugger Matt Lengwenus '03 and an exemplary softball player Kristen Croxford (Cornachione) '09 and 1952 football team to be inducted on Fri., Oct. 6.

Optometry, Education Student's Paper Earns Publication

Nikita Katoozi OD '18, MEd/VFL '18 won a student writing competition that will earn her publication in an international journal. Her research examined ways for teachers to identify children with vision needs.

Education Professor Helps Create Books in Native Guatemala Language

Education Professor Donna Kalmbach Phillips finds fulfillment — and applicability — in her work promoting literacy.

Woodburn Program Prepares Diverse Local Teachers

The Bachelor of Education in Teaching & English Language Learning offers a route for first-generation students to become teachers in their own communities.