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Gabelnick Grants Now Available

Apply now for a 2017-2018 Faith Gabelnick Endowed Fund for Community Service grant.

MFA in Writing Faculty Member Receives Pulitzer Prize for Poetry

Tyehimba Jess honored for Olio (Wave Books 2016), which investigates the lives of African American performers prior to the Civil War and continuing to the beginning of World War I.

MFA in Writing Faculty Member Tyehimba Jess Wins 2017 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry

Pacific University MFA in Writing faculty member Tyehimba Jess is the recipient of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for his book Olio. 

Lu'au Dress Rehearsal Ticket Information

Pacific University community members and friends are invited to Friday evening's dress rehearsal of the 57th Annual Lu'au Show. Doors open at 5:30 and tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students with ID.

College of Optometry Clinics Serve Students

Pacific University students can receive free comprehensive vision exams at

Few Tickets Remain for Saturday's 57th Annual Lu'au

A select number of tickets for both the authentic full-course Hawai'ian meal and spectacular show can still be purchased. Presented by student club Ná Haumána O Hawai`i, Pacific's annual Lu'au on the Forest Grove Campus is one of the largest and most revered in the contiguous United States.

The School of Physical Therapy presents at the OPTA Annual Conference

On March 11, the Oregon Physical Therapy Association (OPTA) had its Annual Conference in Clackamas and our program was well represented by core and adjunct faculty, students from all three classes, and alumni. 

Dr. Andy Weyer coauthors review article on molecular sensor of cold temperatures.

Dr. Andy Weyer, PT, DPT, PhD, recently published a review article on the molecular sensor of cold temperatures along with Dr. Sonya Lehto, a Senior Scientist at the pharmaceutical company Amgen.

Vievee Francis Wins Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award

Pacific University MFA in Writing faculty member Vievee Francis is the 2017 recipient of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, the world's largest monetary prize for a single collection of poetry. 

 

Pacific Authors Celebration at Hillsboro Campus Set for Tuesday, April 4

Come celebrate the works of university community members at the Hillsboro Campus Library on Tuesday, April 4 from noon to 1 p.m. Lunch will be provided.

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