Pacific University in the News: April 20-26, 2012


Technology in the Classroom
(Kids These Days! [Alaska Public Radio] © 04/24/2012)- Education professor Mark Bailey provides analysis on radio broadcast (scroll to bottom of link to access podcast).

Health People
(The Bulletin [Bend] © 04/26/2012) - Optometry alumna Derri Sandberg.

Archbishop Murphy athletes celebrate moving on
(Everett Herald [Wash.] © 04/26/2012) - Standout high school athletes to become Boxers and compete in football (James Peckham) and lacrosse (Mahea Wong).

New members elected to NACDS Foundation board
(Chain Drug Review © 04/25/2012) - School of Pharmacy scholarship fund receives Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. Scholarship ($12,500).

Dance, all styles, this weekend
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 04/25/2012) - Dance Works IX advance preview.

Author Jack Driscoll's love of northern Michigan captured in new book, to read with Bonnie Jo Campbell, Jaimy Gordon 
(Kalamazoo Gazette [Mich.] © 04/25/2012) - MFA in Writing faculty Jack Driscoll and Bonnie Jo Campbell.

Pacific University Music presents Mozart Requiem on Friday, May 4
(  © 04/25/2012)

Election endorsement: Reardon, Williamson, Unger and Pederson lead primary choices for Oregon House seats
(The Oregonian  © 04/25/2012) - Optometry alumna Truy Tran vying for District 47 seat in Oregon House of Representatives.

Wausau Chamber names 2012 Small Business of the Year award winners
(Wausau Daily Herald [Wisc.] © 04/25/2012) - Optometry alumnus Doug Stine's practice named local small business of the year.

A partnership worth pursuing in Cornelius
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 04/25/2012) - University mention: Editorial positively recognizes Lincoln Park partnership with City of Forest Grove.

Obamacare, not court, needs fixing
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 04/25/2012) - Rebuttal to editorial by Professor Emeritus Russ Dondero.

Substitute teacher receives all A's
(The Outlook [Gresham] © 04/24/2012) - Alumnus Jerry Kapalus named Oregon Substitute Teacher of the Year.

Pacific University welcomes PostSecret Project founder Frank Warren on Tuesday, May 1
(  © 04/24/2012)

Candidates vie to unseat incumbent
(Silverton Appeal © 04/24/2012) - Analysis by McCall Center director and Politics & Government instructor Jim Moore.

Boxers hang on to first place despite series loss to Whitworth
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 04/23/2012) - Baseball team in the hunt for Northwest Conference title.

Yoshimura joins staff at Pacific
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 04/23/2012) - Kip Yoshimura named head volleyball coach.

A spring break house-raising
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 04/23/2012) - University mention: Sports Information Director Blake Timm.

Gene Simmons of Kiss and Oregon's Gen. James Thayer united by WWII horror, raise funds for military museum
(Oregonian  © 04/21/2012) - University mention: Trustee Tommy Thayer.

Friday, April 27, 2012