Elijah Pine '21: Outstanding Senior in Music Education
Elijah Pine ’21 was named Pacific University’s Outstanding Senior in Music Education. He earned his bachelor’s degree with a triple major in music education, music with a performance emphasis, and Spanish. He is from Umatilla, Ore.
Pine fell in love with Pacific when he visited from eastern Oregon as a high school student. He was awarded a scholarship for his performance at a high school music festival and received other scholarships as well. “I wanted to go to an older college with charm,” he said.
He was a sprinter on the Pacific University track team. He also was president of the Pacific University Spanish Club a member of Phi Kappa Rho, the Music Club, the music ambassadors, the Symphonic Band and the Pacific Philharmonic Orchestra.