Pacific University in the News: Aug. 12-18, 2014


'Your Voice, Your Vote:' Is Oregon’s pot legalization measure in the bag?
(KATU 2 © 08/18/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis.

Two Hawaii teenagers battle the same rare disease
(KHON 2 [Honolulu, Hawai’i] © 08/18/2014) - Undergraduate student Taylor Hireki ’17. 

A banner year for Daynes Optical
(Sierra Vista [Ariz.] Herald © 08/18/2014) - Optometry alumnus Lincoln Daynes OD.

Are you a true Boxer? Take our Pacific University quiz
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 08/18/2014)

New orchestra head aims to grow audience
(Salem Statesman Journal © 08/16/2014) - Alumna Terra Hurdle (Music).

Marin milestones for the week of Aug. 17, 2014
(Marin [Calif.] Independent Journal © 08/15/2014) - Dean’s List honoree Devin Fachko.

Is Forest Grove Oregon's best college town? You decide.
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 08/15/2014)

Think Out Loud: News Roundtable
(Oregon Public Broadcasting © 08/14/2014)) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis.

A Bid for a Better Olympics
The New York Times © 08/13/2014) - Opinion by Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff.

Pacific receives $800K grant for STEM program
(Woodburn Independent © 08/13/2014)

Scene and Heard: Pacific University, Share
(The Oregonian © 08/13/2014) - Legends 2014 to benefit intercollegiate athletics

Forest Grove's senior center provides vital services
(Forest Grove News-Times © 08/13/2014) - Commentary by former employee Roberta Nickels.

My View: Governor's race leaves many voters with difficult choices and few options to make things better
(Portland Tribune © 08/12/2014) - Opinion by Professor Emeritus Russ Dondero.

Residents call on Forest Grove City Council to outright ban backyard burning within the city limits
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 08/12/2014) - Center for a Sustainable Society director John Hayes provides written testimony to Forest Grove City Council.

Community Helpers donations as of August 17, 2014
(The Oregonian © 08/12/2014) - National Science Foundation awards grant for College of Education’s Noyce Scholarship program.

Mayors Peter Truax, Jef Dalin to throw first pitches at Hillsboro Hops Forest Grove/Cornelius night
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 08/12/2014) - Alumni Pete Truax ’69 and Rich Burk ’88.


Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014