News, Media and Stories

John Mari '87, OD ’89 died Nov. 6, 2021, at age 58.
James "Jim" R. Williams ’63, OD '6464, died Jan. 16, 2022, at age 82.
In Memory: Mercedes Mazique ' 73 died Dec. 17, 2021, at age 70.
Two rafts rest on the bank near a tent at sunset on the river.
Outdoor Pursuits has a full roster of both indoor and outdoor activities in the upcoming weeks! Learn, practice, and perfect kayak rolls during an indoor skills session, participate in a multi-day rafting series over spring break, or climb boulders at an indoor gym. 
Zaman Ahmar
Pacific University Assistant Professor Ahmar Zaman, along with doctoral student Esther Fiore PsyD '26 and another co-author, published an op-ed in the Washington Post about what is required in an appropriate apology.
BIPOC Let's Talk
New Racial Healing Series offered at BIPOC Let's Talk in the SMC for spring 2022.
Dr. Jenny Coyle portrait
Pacific University alumna, parent, former professor and dean will become the 18th president.
Corvus presentation
Pacific’s PT program was well represented at the 2022 American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting in San Antonio, TX.
Indoor job fair
The ACA invites students to attend the first annual Inclusive Hiring Week Feb. 21-25. Each day, students will have the opportunity to participate in workshops on key career readiness skills through the lens of diversity, equity and inclusion. Register on Handshake to secure a free meal during each session!
A snowboarder navigates down a snow-covered hill.
Ski into spring and snowboard down the slopes with Outdoor Pursuits! With plenty of outdoor activities lined up this semester, students are bound to find something that they love!