Pacific University in the News: Jan. 20-26, 2012


College football signing day: Bafaro's signing at Oregon an unlikely dream come true
(Hillsboro Argus © 01/26/2012) - University mention: Chuck Bafaro.

City could set a record in mayoral primary race
(Portland Tribune © 01/26/2012) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis.

Growing commerce in the South L.A.'s Black hub
(Los Angeles Wave © 01/26/2012) - Alumnus Michael S. Jones

Pacific University to host second annual Washington County Citizen Action Summit on Saturday, Feb. 11
(  © 01/26/2012)

Pearl headquarters planned for Pacific University writing program (Subscription required – PDF attached)
(Portland Daily Journal of Commerce © 01/26/2012)

Hayes, Jimenez win spots on school board
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 01/25/2012) - Arts & Sciences Dean John Hayes

Pacific Prof to speak at OMSI Science Pub in Hillsboro
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 01/25/2012)

Sports Briefs
Youth baseball workouts start, Boxer wrestlers to host tourney, Pacific swimmers defeat Linfield
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 01/25/2012)

Forest Grove school board appoints two new members
(Hillsboro Argus © 01/25/2012) - Arts & Sciences Dean John Hayes

Vision care rolls into Cornelius on two mobile units, making eyeglasses for students at Echo Shaw
(The Oregonian  © 01/25/2012) - Optometry students, faculty and staff help provide free vision care to children.

College transfer event scheduled at LBCC
(Albany Democrat-Herald © 01/24/2012) - University mention

Pacific University's Deke Gunderson to speak on permaculture at OMSI's Science Pub Hillsboro on Jan. 30
(  © 01/24/2012)

Washington County News: Forest Grove School Board appoints 2 members; power of negative ads in 1st District race
(The Oregonian  © 01/24/2012)

'Hate Religion, Love Jesus' Poet Jefferson Bethke Takes Jesus Center Stage
(Christian Post © 01/23/2012) - Feature on alumnus Jeff Bethke following his YouTube video that went viral.

Countdown to signing day: Brett Bafaro to bring tenacious competitiveness to Oregon Ducks
(The Oregonian online  © 01/23/2012) - University mention: Chuck Bafaro.

Invest in kids, not test scores
(The Oregonian  © 01/23/2012) - Opinion piece by College of Education faculty members John Lockhart and Todd Twyman.

Even in Washington County's Silicon Forest, boys vastly outnumber girls in science, technology and engineering classes
(The Oregonian  © 01/22/2012) - Girls Gather for Computer Science camp, Shereen Khoja (Computer Science), Juliet Brosing (Physics).

Talking Business: Alternative Fuel plans for second location
(Rapid City Journal [S.D.] © 01/22/2012) - Optometry alumni Dawn Watterhoffer and Derek Allmer open clinic in South Dakota.

Your Washington County: Chemistry in art in Forest Grove; Sherwood's Small Town, Big Talent Contest
(The Oregonian online © 01/21/2012) - Cawein Gallery art exhibit, featuring works by Chemistry faculty member David Cordes.

Washington County event to help the area's homeless population on tap for next week
(The Oregonian  © 01/20/2012) - School of Dental Health Science students, faculty and staff providing free services to local homeless population.

Evansville Priest Responds to Viral Video
(WTVW FOX Channel 7 - Henderson, Ky.) - Response to alumnus Jeff Bethke's YouTube video.

Friday, Jan. 27, 2012