Javier Barron ’21: School of Dental Hygiene Studies Colgate STAR Award

Javier Barron receives award at August commencementJavier Barron ’21 received the Colgate STAR Award from the Pacific University School of Dental Hygiene Studies.

The award recognizes a dental hygiene student who shows excellence and commitment to the profession by demonstrating dedication to dental hygiene, exhibiting extraordinary compassion in patient care, displaying enthusiasm and follow-through for community service, and enjoying the practice of dental hygiene.

Barron, of Beaverton, Ore., earned a bachelor of science in dental hygiene, or BSDH, from Pacific University in August 2021.

The School of Dental Hygiene Studies offers a two-year bachelor’s degree that prepares future dental hygienists with a particular focus on interprofessional care and public health service.

Monday, Aug. 16, 2021