Pacific University in the News: June 9-15, 2014


Oregon's offbeat events; A summer of festivals awaits Oregon travelers
(Bend Bulletin © 06/15/2014) - Coverage of the State Cornhole Championships held in the Stoller Center on June 7. 

Pacific University to host free public reading series featuring acclaimed authors
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 06/13/2014) - Advance preview of upcoming MFA in Writing faculty readings. 

College Bound! Local athletes head to the next level of competition
(South County Spotlight [Scappoose] © 06/13/2014) - Future Boxer and Football student-athlete Taylor Loss. 

Summer Food Service Program provides kids with free lunches in the Forest Grove community
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian  © 06/13/2014) - University contributes to summer meals program for area low-income children. 

Following in their fathers' footsteps
(Visalia Times-Delta [Calif.] © 06/13/2014) - Alumnus Steven Serrins OD ’89. 

Sporting and political tensions on eve of football World Cup
(New Zealand National Radio © 06/12/2014) - Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff provides analysis.

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod
(KPFK 90.7-FM [Los Angeles] © 06/12/2014) - Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff provides analysis.

Mark Loomis Is Especially Thankful This Father’s Day

(Imperial Beach Eagle & Times [Calif.] © 06/12/2014) - Future Boxer Occupational Therapy student Mark Loomis. 

SWOCC star signs with Boxers
(Coos Bay World © 06/11/2014) - Future Boxer and Women’s Basketball student-athlete Kyla Siri. 

Race film sparks conversations, tears
(Forest Grove News-Times © 06/11/2014) - Alumna Melissa Lowery ’09 debuts “Black Girl in Suburbia” film. 

Motorcycle therapy boosts vets' mental health
(Forest Grove News-Times © 06/11/2014) - Future Boxer and Social Work student William Risco. 

St. Mary's hires boys hoops, volleyball coaches
(Medford Mail Tribune © 06/11/2014) - Alumna and former two-sport student-athlete Katie Miller (nee Hansen). 

Why you should root for the World Cup protesters
(The Guardian [UK] © 06/10/2014) - Essay by Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff.

Cefasý halka sefasi elite
(Evrensel [Turkey] © 06/10/2014) - Politics & Government associate professor and department chair Jules Boykoff provides analysis.

'Wax Bullet War' author Sean Davis reads in HR June 18
(Hood River News © 06/10/2014) - MFA in Writing alumnus Sean Davis. 

Pacific University names new dorm, masters of social work program to start: School Notes
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 06/10/2014) - New residence hall to be known as Cascade Hall; mention of new Master of Social Work program; syndication of feature on retired Facilities director Harold Roark. 

Voters may get a shot at pot, GMOs
(Portland Tribune © 06/10/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation director Jim Moore provides analysis. Syndicated in other Pamplin Community Newspapers. 

Hillary Clinton's 'Hard Choices' shows a way to live out your faith (guest opinion)
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 06/09/2014) - Column by incoming Center for Peace & Spirituality director Rev. Chuck Currie. 

Morning News: Political Expert Jim Moore
(FM News 101 KXL © 06/09/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. 


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