Pacific University in the News: May 18-24, 2012


Kaua‘i High School Foundation awards scholarships to 6 graduates 
(The Garden Island [Lihue, Hawaii] © 05/23/2012) - Scholarship recipient Ryan Valenciano to pursue physical therapy at Pacific. 

A trio of Boxers hit the local airwaves this week
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 05/23/2012) - Media Arts students' work to appear on "Grant's Getaways" 

Pacific’s Music in May hits 64
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 05/23/2012) 

Young voters should stick with or choose Obama
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 05/23/2012) - Opinion piece by Professor Emeritus Russ Dondero. 

Community welcomes back one of its ‘best and brightest’ 
(Turlock Journal [Calif.] © 05/23/2012) - Optometry alumna Amrita Dhaliwal.

First Wind Scholars Program Awards 16 Scholarship Grants in 2012
(Electric Energy Online © 05/22/2012) - Future Boxer Tanya Torres will pursue environmental studies at Pacific. 

Washington County News: Oregon's Andy Bryant is Intel's new chairman; home-school prom draws teens to Tigard
(The Oregonian online © 05/21/2012) - University mentions: Optometry alumnus Norm Smith, Commencement coverage. 

A "Newer" History: Forest Grove's Mary Jo Morelli offers summer evening walks through the city's historic districts starting June 6
(Hillsboro Argus  © 05/21/2012) - University featured in profile of local historian Mary Jo Morelli. 

Protest Is Coming to the London Olympics
(The Nation © 05/21/2012) - Opinion piece co-authored by Politics & Government associate professor Jules Boykoff. 

Guggenheim wishes…granted
(Raleigh News & Observer [N.C.] © 05/20/2012) - MFA in Writing faculty member and Guggenheim Fellow Joseph Millar. 

Team players
(The Spokesman-Review [Spokane, Wash.] © 05/19/2012) - Future Boxer and Soccer student-athlete Kendall Stratton. 

COMP-Northwest student wins $5,000 scholarship in drawing
(Albany Democrat-Herald © 05/18/2012) - University mention: School of Physician Assistant Studies. 

Norm Smith launches new career as optometrist as he nears 70
(The Oregonian  © 05/18/2012) - Optometry alumnus Norm Smith.

Friday, May 25, 2012