Pacific University in the News: May 31 - June 23, 2013


On campus - June 23, 2013
(Bismarck [N.D.] Tribune © 06/23/2013) - Graduation announcements: Optometry students from North Dakota. 

Shelf Life: 'Little Known Facts'
(Lake Michigan Shore © 06/23/2013) - MFA in Writing faculty member Christine Sneed. 

Forest Grove Focus on Book Arts Conference keeps craft alive
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 06/23/2013) - University hosting annual book arts conference. 

Forest Grove City Council to vote on budget, approve bonds for Pacific University construction
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 06/21/2013) 

Pacific University to launch College of Business
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 06/21/2013) 

Researchers to Investigate Benefits of Therapeutic Gardens on Hospital Patients, Families and Staff at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
(BioPortfolio © 06/20/2013) - Professional Psychology associate professor Jennifer Antick to lead graduate students. Additional coverage in The Oregonian (06/24/13). 

126th Pioneer Picnic coronation on Friday
(Albany Democrat-Herald © 06/20/2013) - Future Boxer Ashton Wilson to study in pursuit of a career as a criminal profiler. 

JDHS grads Briscoe, Brakes and Henderson honored by Peninsula College
(Juneau [Alaska] Empire © 06/20/2013) - Future Boxer and Women's Soccer student-athlete Abigail Jones. 

Wood, Stewart team up on Metro team
(Beaverton Valley Times © 06/20/2013) - Future Boxer and Softball student-athlete Dakota Stewart. 

Community support needed to keep Washington County youth programs afloat: Guest column
(Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 06/19/2013) - Opinion piece co-authored in part by alumna Kiersten Iwai '13 and student Brenda Tevis. 

Hillsboro council approves stipend increase for Council President Aron Carleson
(Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian  © 06/19/2013) - Hillsboro City Council approves university request to refinance bonds. 

Coulee Recollections
(Grand Coulee [Wash.] Star © 06/19/2013) - Music in May mention. 

6/19 School Notes / Academic Honors
(Polk County Itemizer-Observer [Dallas, Ore.] © 06/19/2013) - Graduation announcements: Alexis Bell and Joseph Deardorff. 

TRACK AND FIELD: Perrydales Bridget Regan, Ashley Griffin choose colleges
(Polk County Itemizer-Observer [Dallas, Ore.] © 06/19/2013) - Future Boxer and Women's Track & Field student-athlete Ashley Griffin. 

Waterford residents award four college scholarships
(Rossmoor News [Walnut Creek, Calif.] © 06/19/2013) - Future Boxer and Football student-athlete Keenan Mahler. 

Rooting for the home team
(Forest Grove News-Times/Hillsboro Tribune © 06/19/2013) - Alumnus Rich Burk '88 begins tenure as radio voice of Hillsboro Hops professional baseball club. 

Book arts on display and sale for all
(Forest Grove News-Times © 06/19/2013) - Upcoming Book Arts Conference at Pacific. 

Learning and fun don't stop with summer
(Forest Grove News-Times/Hillsboro Tribune © 06/19/2013) - Theatre Department offering summer camp for kids. Adelante Chicas summer camp once again being held at Forest Grove Campus. Centro Cultural camp to tour the university's B Street Permaculture. 

We have interns, yes we do
(Forest Grove News-Times © 06/19/2013) - Boxer and Journalism major Kathleen Rohde interning with the News-Times and other Community Newspapers. 

College News
(Woodburn Independent © 06/18/2013) - Graduation announcement: Christie Davis (Pharmacy). 

43rd annual Portland Pride Parade Photo Essay
(The Oregonian © 06/18/2013) - Jen Connolly puts the finishing touches on a float for the Pacific University School of Psychology at the annual Portland Pride Parade. 

Sunday Snapshot: Farming, baking a second career for Rob Stockhouse
(Longview [Wash.] Daily News © 06/16/2013) - Former faculty member Rob Stockhouse runs a thriving farmers' market. 

Foon Rhee: The fluoride wars come to Davis – and look who's leading the way
(Sacramento Bee © 06/16/2013) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Pacific U. names trustees
(Portland Business Journal © 06/14/2013)

What Permaculture Isn't And Is
(Counter Currents © 06/14/2013) - Former scholar-in-residence Toby Hemenway. 

The Cyclist Who Beat Diabetes
(Wall Street Journal © 06/13/2013) - Alumna Jade Wilcoxson (Physical Therapy) wins national championship in cycling after taking up the sport to help control her diabetic condition. 

Letters to the Editor, June 13, 2013
(Bandon Western World © 06/13/2013) - University's Speech Team recognized for building character. 

(Bandon Western World © 06/13/2013) - University awards scholarships to Bandon-area residents Alexis Busso, Wlnsvey Campos and Tyler Wiprud. 

Student says thanks
(Homer [Alaska] News © 06/12/2013) - Future Boxer and Exercise Science major Mark McGregor publicly thanks local organizations who awarded him scholarships. 

Community News – June 12
(Homer [Alaska] Tribune  © 06/12/2013) - Future Boxer and Exercise Science major Mark McGregor receives scholarship. 

School Notes
(Bend Bulletin © 06/12/2013) - Graduation announcements: Ashlei Noble, Hanna Landrus, Kellie Lewis, Natalie Schroeder, Katherine Gillem, Alexandra Greenberg and Briana Young. 

School Honors for June 10, 2013
(Roseburg News-Review © 06/11/2013) - Graduation announcements for students from Douglas County. 

Gervais High School students earn $489,550 in scholarships
(Woodburn Independent © 06/11/2013) - Gervais High School scholarship recipients. 

Pacific football: Trip to South America a cultural, team-bonding venture
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 06/10/2013) - Football team members travel to Argentina for international competition. 

Expert says murder suspect does not have brain damage
(Vancouver [Wash.] Columbian © 06/10/2013) - Professional Psychology professor Michael Daniel provides testimony as a professional expert at murder trial. 

Hillsboro Hops announcer Rich Burk has unique view of baseball's return
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 06/10/2013) - Alumnus and former Baseball student-athlete Rich Burk '88. 

Centro Cultural accepting applications for YES-STEAM summer youth program
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 06/11/2013) - B Street Permaculture to host Cento Cultural summer youth learning program. 

Washington State’s Special Session and the Budget; Oregon Senators and Low Profile, Except for NSA Scandal
(FM News 101 KXL © 06/10/2013) - Politics & Government instructor and McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

PC picks Jones for Student of Month
(Sequim [Wash.] Gazette © 06/10/2013) - Future Boxer and Women's Basketball student-athlete Abby Jones. 

Campus Notes
(Albert Lea [Minn.] Tribune © 06/09/2013) Graduation announcement: Stephanie Overgaard. 

Graduation 2013: Honors, activities, plans of Corvallis High School seniors
(Corvallis Gazette-Times © 06/08/2013) 

On the move: Neel-Schaffer Inc.
(Jackson [Miss.] Clarion-Ledger © 06/08/2013) - Alumnus Rusty Hampton. 

Graduation: CVHS grads' honors, activities and plans
(Corvallis Gazette-Times © 06/07/2013) - Future Boxer and Men's Cross Country student-athlete Wynton Davis earns Pacesetters Scholarship. 

Boosters make good things happen at fair
(Hillsboro Tribune © 06/07/2013) - Letter to the editor from alumnus George Horner. 

JoHi grad planning medical mission
(Wallowa County Chieftain [Enterprise] © 06/06/2013) - Alumnus Corby Makin '12. 

Curttright graduates from Pacific University
(York [Neb.] News Times © 06/06/2013) - Graduation announcement: Anna Curttright (Education). 

Banks teen who died of brain cancer remembered for his love of music
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian © 06/06/2013) - Biology and Music major Tiara Herr remembers high school classmate who recently passed away. 

Area residents receive degrees, win honors
(Inland Valley Daily Bulletin [Ontario, Calif.] © 06/06/2013) - Graduation announcement: Alexa Block (Journalism). 

Zuroske named all-Northwest Conference
(Kennewick [Wash.] Tri-City Herald © 06/06/2013) - Boxer and Men's Tennis student-athlete Troy Zuroske. 

Cannon Beach Elementary prepares farewell party
(Cannon Beach Gazette © 06/06/2013) - Education alumna Suzy Roehr. 

College News
(Ocala [Fla.] Star Banner © 06/05/2013) - Graduation announcement: Sara Rees (Physical Therapy). 

Steamboat briefs: Blaise Holden receives Fulbright Scholarship
(Steamboat Pilot & Today © 06/05/2013) - Alumnus Blaise Holden '13 (Psychology). 

Cyber learning across the pond
(Forest Grove News Times © 06/05/2013) -English Literature assistant professor Brent Johnson administers video conversations between Pacific and York St. John (UK) University students. 

Gordon State names Dean's lists
(Henry Daily Herald [McDonough, Ga.] © 06/05/2013) - Graduation announcement: Chinonye Abakwue (Pharmacy). 

Beaverton Community Health Collaborative aims to choose site, developer this month
(The Oregonian/Beaverton Leader © 06/05/2013) - College of Health Professions executive dean Ann Barr-Gillespie. 

Pacific University graduate's living willow project will serve as summer classroom setting
(The Oregonian/Hillsboro Argus/Forest Grove Leader © 06/04/2013) - Alumna Anna Lund's senior project demonstrates sustainable design to preserve the B Street Trail. 

Which Oregon university is building a 400-bed dorm?
(Portland Business Journal © 06/04/2013) - New residence hall announcement. 

Pacific University to add five new degrees
(Portland Business Journal © 06/03/2013) 

Pacific football: New Boxers coach brings familiarity to young program
(Forest Grove Leader/Hillsboro Argus/Oregonian © 06/03/2013) - Matt Wade named assistant coach. 

Cal Poly football program hires pair of assistant coaches
(San Luis Obispo [Calif.] Tribune © 06/03/2013) - Former Football assistant coach Jim Craft. 

Head of the Class
(Medford Mail Tribune © 06/02/2013) - Standout students to attend Pacific (Kawita Kaur, Isabelle Tegner). 

Horstman follows dream of big time
(Medford Mail Tribune © 06/01/2013) - Alumnus and standout golfer Noah Horstman '06. 

Hall of Fame banquet slated by Boosters
(South County Spotlight [Scappoose] © 05/31/2013) - Alumnus Carson Bartlett '12 inducted into local hall of fame. 


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