Pacific University in the News: Feb. 1-7, 2013


NMC hires Education Department director, instructor
(Saipan Tribune © 02/07/2013) - School of Professional Psychology alumna Jennifer Furey Maratita. 

Pacific University offers Hawaiian students a main line to the mainland
(The Oregonian online  © 02/06/2013) 

Hazen High School athletes sign with colleges
(Newcastle News [Wash.] © 02/06/2013) - Future Boxer and Football student-athlete Drew Kelly. Also appeared in Renton Reporter. 

Selma students talk to author
(Selma Enterprise [Calif.] © 02/06/2013) - MFA in Writing faculty member Ben Percy talks to students about the art of writing. 

Community Read 2013 welcomes Pam Houston 
(Port Townsend and Jefferson County Leader [Wash.] © 02/06/2013) - MFA in Writing faculty member Pam Houston. 

V is for more than Valentine
(Forest Grove News-Times © 02/06/2013) - Center for Gender Equity's production of The Vagina Monologues. Directed by staff member Caitlin Quinn. 

Kathrin Cawein Gallery of Art displays work of installation artist Jessica Kreutter
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 02/06/2013) - Feature on current exhibit on display in Cawein Gallery. University hosting a sustainability summit on Feb. 9. 

(Forest Grove News-Times © 02/06/2013) - University brings Zipcar to Forest Grove. 

In Forest Grove, the push for sustainability means everyone can be on board
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 02/06/2013) - Opinion piece by student Kiersten Iwai.  

Forest Grove invests in videos to push tourism and economic development
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 02/06/2013) - University featured prominently in City of Forest Grove promotional video. 

Washington shows Oregon that girls wrestling can grow roots and thrive
(The Oregonian © 02/05/2013) - Women's Wrestling program highlighted. Coach Severin Walsh provides analysis. 

Is there a Book (or a Poem) in You?
(Grand Traverse Insider [Traverse City, Mich.] © 02/05/2013) - MFA in Writing student Jenny Robertson teaches six-week fiction writing course. 

Diverse perspectives, one mission
(American Dental Association News © 02/04/2013) - School of Dental Health Science's Give Kids A Smile initiative featured. 

Area athletes to sign letters of intent Wednesday
(Kennewick Tri-City Herald © 02/04/2013) - Future Boxer and Women's Soccer student-athlete Deanna Quadrel. 

Education Extra: Achievements
(Eugene Register-Guard © 02/04/2013): University mention: College of Education partnership with Springfield School District on immersion program for teacher preparation. 

First Friday Art Walk
(Eugene Daily News © 02/03/2013) - Eugene art event sponsored by the university. 

20 Straight Wins for Whitworth, Clinches a Share of the NWC Title
(KHQ Right Now [Spokane, Wash.] © 02/02/2013) - Men's Basketball game coverage at Whitworth. 

Oregon's Vietnamese community welcomes Year of the Snake
(The Oregonian  © 02/02/2013) - Pharmacy student Kevin Phung organizes local Vietnamese community's new year celebration. 

Now it's Suzanne Gallagher's turn to reboot Oregon Republican Party
(The Oregonian  © 02/02/2013) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Big Smile
(FOX 12 Oregon © 02/02/2013) - School of Dental Health Science mentioned for its Give Kids A Smile initiative. 

Award winning writers coming to SC4
(The Voice [New Baltimore, Mich.] © 02/01/2013) - MFA in Writing faculty member Mike Magnuson. 

Simulation Clears Path from Education to Real-World Practice
(The Hearing Journal © 02/01/2013)- School of Audiology featured, with analysis provided by professor David Brown. School of Physician Assistant Studies' simulation lab referenced. 

Hawaii Pacesetters
(Pacific Business News [Honolulu, Hawai'i] © 02/01/2013) - Hawai'i Office director Gary Pacarro. 

Blue Flame
(Baltimore Review © 02/01/2013) - Short story written by MFA in Writing alumnus Priyatam Mudivarti. 

Monday, Feb. 11, 2013