Pacific University in the News: May 24-30, 2013


Pacific University seeks city support to build new residence hall
(Forest Grove Leader/The Oregonian © 05/30/2013) 

COMMUNITY NEWS: VFW commander visits, officer recognized
(Grand Forks Herald [N.D.] © 05/30/2013) - Alumna Dori Carlson '88 OD '89 named Kamelia Massih Distinguished Prize recipient. 

HS notebook: Baseball all-stars to square off at Taft
(Bakersfield Californian © 05/30/2013) - Future Boxer and Football student-athlete Justin Cash. 

Childrens dentist makes visits more fun
(The Times [Tigard/Tualatin/Sherwood © 05/30/2013) - School of Dental Health Science's training program on treating child patients receives praise from local dentist. 

Hanford alum Baker name Blue Mountain baseball coach
(Tri-City Herald [Kennewick, Wash.] © 05/30/2013) - Baseball assistant coach Brad Baker named head coach at Blue Mountain Community College in Pendleton. 

Sande Brown prepares to lead Seaside Heights
(Seaside Signal © 05/30/2013) - Education alumna Sande Brown. 

Competition from within fueled Grizzlies track team
(Daily World [Aberdeen, Wash.] © 05/30/2013) - Boxer and Pharmacy student Mackenzie Smith helps high school javelin throwers with technique. 

Local high schooler makes it 13 years with perfect attendance
(KGW NewsChannel 8 © 05/30/2013) - Future Boxer Josiah Hanson hasn't missed a day of class in more than 13 years. 

Preps names: Granite Bay boys win state rugby crown
(Sacramento Bee [Calif.] © 05/30/2013) - Future Boxer and Football student-athlete Kris Sapp. 

Pacific raises the stakes
(Forest Grove News-Times © 05/29/2013) - University's future plans at the Forest Grove campus. Article written by alumna Stephanie Haugen '12. 

Markets farmers get growing
(Forest Grove News-Times © 05/29/2013) - B Street Permaculture project helps Adelante Mujeres with its agriculture program. Article written by alumna Kaely Summers.

Chiawana High School Class of 2013
(Tri-City Herald [Kennewick, Wash.] © 05/29/2013) - Future Boxer and Volleyball student-athlete Jamie Steach named valedictorian of her high school class. 

Woven willows make living art
(Forest Grove News-Times © 05/29/2013) - Alumna Anna Lund's senior project demonstrates sustainable design to preserve the B Street Trail. Article written by alumna Stephanie Haugen '12. 

Movers & Shakers
(Corvallis Gazette-Times © 05/27/2013) - Physical Therapy alumna KC Stewart DPT '02. Also appeared in the Albany Democrat-Herald. 

God Bless Tornado Victims | Hawaii Great on "Today" | Unions Break With Obamacare | The Greenwood Interview
(Hawaii Reporter [Honolulu] © 05/27/2013) - Reporter attends son's graduation at the university's May Commencement. "It looked like UH East with so many local ties." 

Woodland softball takes second in state
(Vancouver Columbian [Wash.] © 05/25/2013) - Future Boxer and Softball student-athlete Emily Tesdale. 

Hillsboro business leaders celebrate annual awards dinner by recognizing library, school district advocates
(Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 05/24/2013) - University recognized as Greater Hillsboro Organization of the Year by chamber of commerce. 

Chamber announces its "stars"
(Hillsboro Tribune © 05/24/2013) - University recognized as Greater Hillsboro Organization of the Year by chamber of commerce. 


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