Pacific University in the News: May 4-10, 2012


Keep an eye on vision care savings
(Money Magazine © 05/10/2012) - Optometry professor Karl Citek provides analysis. Syndicated in various news publications throughout the country.

Thomas Aschenbrener Leaves a Legacy Devoted to Equity and Social Justice
(The Lund Report © 05/10/2012) - University's interprofessional approach lauded by healthcare leader.

UV Protection Critical for Eye Health
(Natural Solutions Magazine © 05/10/2012) - Optometry clinical director and assistant professor Fraser Horn provides analysis.

Obama's support may energize same-sex marriage drive in Oregon
(The Oregonian  © 05/10/2012) - McCall Center director and Politics & Government instructor Jim Moore provides analysis.

Pacific University student Sean Mills earns Fulbright scholarship
(  © 05/10/2012)

AG candidates spar on vision for state, mandatory sentencing
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 05/09/2012) - Coverage of McCall Center for Policy Innovation's Oregon Attorney General candidates forum.

Resurgent season yields 10 All-NWC awards for Boxers
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 05/09/2012) - Baseball team recognized for its championship season.

Chamberlain earns fourth consecutive First Team All-NWC nod
(News-Times [Forest Grove] © 05/09/2012) - Softball standouts, including Chelsey Chamberlain, garner all-conference recognition.

The power of civic engagement
(Hillsboro Argus © 05/08/2012) - Editorial by Center for Civic Engagement Americorps VISTA Carla Ingrando, Ph.D.

Holton's experience gives him edge in AG race
(Portland Tribune © 05/08/2012) - University mention in endorsement of candidate for Oregon attorney general.

SDSU runner's goal: Beat coach's record
(Sioux Falls Argus Leader [S.D.] © 05/08/2012) - Future for star track & field athlete includes Pacific's School of Physical Therapy.

Hillsboro's Washington Street Station signs its first renters
(The Oregonian  © 05/07/2012) - Dental Hygiene student Ann Archer is featured in story about downtown Hillsboro housing.

Willamette Geek: The Week in Geek
(Willamette Week © 05/07/2012) - Biology associate professor and associate director of the Pacific Institute for Ethics and Social Policy Lisa Sardinia presents at an OMSI Science Pub event in Portland.

Canzano: Olympic wrestler Kelsey Campbell's journey started with a bet
(The Oregonian  © 05/06/2012) - Former Boxer and women's wrestling student-athlete Kelsey Campbell.

Heppner student places in FBLA conference
(East Oregonian [Pendleton] © 05/06/2012) - Future Boxer Conner Pappas.

Thankful despite school budget woes, fundraiser to strike out Parkinson's: Your Washington County
(The Oregonian online © 05/05/2012) - Oregon Attorney General candidates forum mention.

Political Chat: A Close Race For Mayor And A Huge Medicaid Deal 
(Oregon Public Broadcasting © 05/04/2012) - McCall Center director and Politics & Government instructor Jim Moore provides analysis on OPB's Morning Edition.

A bike rental program at PCC's Cascade campus offers transportation option for $15 a term
(The Oregonian  © 05/04/2012) - Future Boxer student Julie Davenport helps initiate a bike rental program at Portland Community College's Cascade Campus.

Stine leads the pack
(Wausau Daily Herald [Wisc.] © 05/04/2012) - Optometry alumnus Doug Stine.

Washington County Weekend
(The Oregonian online © 05/04/2012) - History Department's Medieval Faire in the Grove, Music Department's Mozart Requiem.

Friday, May 11, 2012