Pacific University in the News: May 26 - June 1, 2014


Can Republicans expand their reach in blue states? Oregon Senate race provides a test.
(The Washington Post © 06/01/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Climate change crisis reminds us we are called to care for creation (guest opinion)
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 05/31/2014) - Opinion by Center for Peace & Spirituality director Chuck Currie.

Brian Billings named head coach of Pacific University baseball team, replacing Greg Bradley
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 05/31/2014) 

Pacific University's Tim Boyce steps down as coach of Boxers track and field and cross country teams
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 05/31/2014) puts Pacific University's performing arts center in top 25, Be Staci Strong fundraiser: School Notes
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian 05/30/2014) 

Shannon Hammond: Forest Grove star will take her jumping ability, smile to nearby Pacific
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian 05/30/2014) - Future Boxer and Track & Field student-athlete Shannon Hammond. 

Mata and Merten are Elks Students of the Month
(Hood River News © 05/30/2014) - Future Boxer and Psychology major Tabitha Merten. 

College notebook: San Anselmo rowers on possible collision course at NCAA championships
(Marin [Calif.] Independent-Journal © 05/29/2014) - Men’s Tennis student-athlete Josh Bernstein. 

The political importance of candy
(Salem Statesman Journal © 05/29/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Music in May brightens long weekend
(Forest Grove News-Times © 05/28/2014) - Music Department’s Music in May festival. 

Oregon City's Rachel Roberts 'earns' All-American honors
(Clackamas Review © 05/28/2014) - Softball student-athlete Rachel Roberts. 

Pacific’s football plans include San Marin’s Sbragia
(Novato [Calif.] Advance © 05/28/2014) - Future Boxer and Football student-athlete Vince Sbragial. 

Sports Briefs
(Forest Grove News-Times © 05/28/2014) - Softball student-athlete Rachel Roberts named All-American. 

Scoop: And a Poutine For The Road…
(Willamette Week © 05/28/2014) - Future Boxer and Physician's Assistant student Dan Sutherland. 

Rolling Into November
(Willamette Week © 05/28/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Oregon cornhole championship aims to spread love of oddly named game to West Coast
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian 05/27/2014) - University hosts Oregon's first annual championships of cornhole. 

Fall outlook: Incumbents not shoo-ins
(Portland Tribune © 05/27/2014) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. Syndicated in other Pamplin Community Newpapers. 

State tennis preview: Doubling up for a better chance at state
(The Olympian [Olympia, Wash.] © 05/26/2014) - Future Boxer and Women’s Tennis student-athlete Sidney Smith. 

No More Masks!: Advice From A Master Poet 
(Psychology Today © 05/26/2014) - An interview with MFA in Writing faculty member Ellen Bass. 

Alumni Update: Olis plays well for Pacific team
(Skagit Valley Herald [Mt. Vernon, Wash.] © 05/26/2014) - Baseball student-athlete Walker Olis.


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