Pacific University in the News: June 22 - July 5, 2012


Olympian Arrogance
(The New York Times © 07/05/2012) - Opinion piece by Politics & Government associate professor Jules Boykoff. Syndicated on The International Herald Tribune.

Oregon City School District selects new vice principal at Ogden Middle School
(The Oregonian  © 07/03/2012) - College of Education alumna Stephanie Murdock.

Justin Strayer accepts Pacific (Ore.) offer
(Ventura County Star [Camarillo, Calif.] © 07/03/2012) - Future Boxer and Baseball student-athlete.

University keeps neighbors in mind when making changes on campus
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 07/03/2012) - Column by Mike Mallery (Vice President – Finance & Administration).

At Our Best (July 2)
(Corvallis Gazette-Times © 07/02/2012) - Physical Therapy student Ellen Koebel receives local scholarship. Graduation announcements: Randall Neylon (Education), Jill Valenti (Occupational Therapy).

Grant's Getaways for June 30, 2012
(KGW NewsChannel 8 © 07/02/2012) - Old College Hall featured in History's Hikes segment (rebroadcast: originally aired Oct. 2011).

Carroll graduates from Pacific University (Ore.)
(Marshfield Mail [Mo.] © 07/02/2012) - Kimberly Carroll (Professional Psychology).

3-D Movies Linked to Increased Vision Symptoms
(Science Daily © 07/02/2012) - Study by lead author Shun-nan Yang (College of Optometry and Vision Performance Institute) cited. Syndicated nationally via several news organizations.

Portland resident Jerry McGill writes a book to his unknown assailant
(The Oregonian  © 07/01/2012) - Education alumnus Jerry McGill.

How 3D Games Can ID Vision Problems
(NBC 5 Chicago  © 06/29/2012) - Optometry professor and Vision Performance Institute director James (Jim) Sheedy provides analysis.

Early opening of San Dimas Veterans Memorial draw a supportive crowd 
(Inland Valley Daily Bulletin [Ontario, Calif.] © 06/29/2012) - University mention: Future Boxer Kevin Tatum.

North/South Rotary All-Stars: TGIF!
(The Modesto Bee [Calif.] © 06/29/2012) - Future Boxer and football student-athlete Jaquari People.

Arvada Education News
(Arvada Press [Colo.] © 06/28/2012) - Dean's List honoree Rachel Moore.

Student news
(Ogden Standard Examiner [Utah] © 06/28/2012) - Graduation announcements: Jessica Thompson (Pharmacy), Cameron Hardy (Physician Assistant Studies).

Student earns Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship, call from Ivy League school
(  © 06/28/2012) - University mention.

Richmond's Goosen named pre-season All-American
(Richmond Review [B.C., Canada] © 06/28/2012) - University mention: Football.

Local students receive degrees, honors at area colleges
(Woodburn Independent © 06/28/2012) - Dean's List honoree Remington Steele.

Hillsboro's John Southgate joins chamber
(Portland Business Journal © 06/27/2012) - University mention: Hillsboro-Tuality partnership.
Excelling at Everything
(The Times [Tigard-Tualatin-Sherwood] © 06/27/2012) - Future Boxer and Football/Baseball student-athlete Nathan Suyematsu.

Warriors return to gridiron
(Lebanon Express © 06/27/2012) - Future Boxer and Baseball student-athlete Ben Duerr.

MidWeek Cover Story
(MidWeek [Honolulu, Hawaii] © 06/27/2012) - University mention: Football.

6/27 School Notes / Academic Honors
(Polk County Itemizer-Observer [Dallas, Ore.] © 06/27/2012) - Dean's List honorees Alexis Bell and Joseph Deardorff.

Student art and Douglas County school news
(The News-Review [Roseburg] © 06/26/2012) - Dean's List honorees Anh Marrs, Sorrel Johnson, Timothy Leech.

_How do you energize downtown Forest Grove? Readers respond
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 06/26/2012) - University mention.

Residents of Harmony Guest Home in Hillsboro practice and share art and inspiration
(Hillsboro Argus © 06/26/2012) - Graduate Certificate of Gerontology director and professor Linda Hunt provides analysis.

(Billings Gazette [Mont.] © 06/25/2012) - Dean's List honorees Kelly Bjordahl, Elizabeth Brouillette.

Summer Hot Rodding: 2012 Show & Shine schedule
(Lebanon Express © 06/25/2012) - University mention: Forest Grove Concours d’Elegance auto show.

Thor Wasbotten hired to direct Kent State's journalism school
(Ravenna Record-Courier [Ohio] © 06/25/2012) - University mention: Former instructor Thor Wasbotten.

Adams looks to perform in prime time at LSB
(Hermiston Herald © 06/24/2012) - University mention: Forest Grove Campus hosts Les Schwab Bowl football participants.

Summer reading at the Aloha Library; help for School of Rock students: Your Washington County
(The Oregonian online © 06/24/2012) - MFA in Writing faculty named Guggenheim Fellows.

Cemetery gets 'Friends' in 1985
(Statesman Journal [Salem] © 06/24/2012) - University mention: Former Trustee A.T. Gilbert.

Four Harborites awarded Green Diamond scholarships
(The Daily World [Aberdeen, Wash.] © 06/23/2012) - Future Boxer Brianna Johnson receives local scholarship.

Hillsboro High School Girls Get IT (science/technology) camp kicks off in July
(The Oregonian  © 06/23/2012) - University mention.

OUR COMMUNITY: Schools and scholars
(Santa Maria Times [Calif.] © 06/23/2012) - Dean's List honoree Julissa Rosales.

Movers and Shakers
(Coeur d'Alene Press [Idaho] © 06/22/2012) - University mention: Former administrator Barb Richey.

Quick day trips: Forest Grove
(The Oregonian  © 06/22/2012) - University mention: Forest Grove Campus.

Friday, July 6, 2012