Pacific University in the News: Nov. 9-15, 2012


Pacific University physics teacher named Oregon Professor of the Year
(The Oregonian online © 11/15/2012) - Juliet Brosing becomes first Pacific faculty member to receive the honor. 

Pacific basketball: Girls begin season with blowout win
(The Oregonian online © 11/15/2012) - Boxers defeat Walla Walla in convincing fashion. 

City hopes 'hub' idea a winner
(Hillsboro Tribune © 11/15/2012) - University mentioned for its contribution to Hillsboro's Intermodal Transit Facility. 

Sports Scoresheet
(Portland Tribune © 11/15/2012)) - Boxer and Men's Basketball student-athlete Danny Brakebush. 

Knights Sign Perez, Zarosinski
(OurSports Central © 11/15/2012) - Boxer and Baseball student-athlete Rob Dittrick. 

Cross Country
(Coos Bay World © 11/14/2012) - Boxer and Cross Country student-athlete Dan Flora.  

Sports in brief 11/13
(The Daily World [Aberdeen, Wash.] © 11/13/2012) - Boxer and Football student-athlete Cameron Pumphrey. 

Forest Grove couple's family heritage is Pacific University's history
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 11/13/2012) - Old College Hall docents George and Laverne Williams. 

Caring for community auction set Saturday
(Forest Grove News-Times © 11/13/2012) - Tour of Old College Hall part of Forest Grove United Church of Christ fundraising event for those in need. 

Hellos and goodbyes at the News-Times
(Forest Grove News-Times © 11/13/2012) - Alumna Stephanie Haugen '12 (Journalism) promoted to reporter. 

Gay marriage, marijuana coming back
(Forest Grove News-Times © 11/13/2012) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center for Policy Innovation director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Olympian activist John Carlos: 'Fight has yet to be won'
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 11/13/2012) - Follow-up Q&A with Whiteley Lecture speaker John Carlos. 

Memorial quilt honors AIDS victim from Forest Grove
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 11/13/2012) - Pacific Libraries display portions of the AIDS Memorial Quilt. 

Peter Kohler joins Pacific University board
(Portland Business Journal © 11/13/2012) 

Pacific basketball: If healthy, Pacific men expected to compete   Video
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 11/13/2012) - Season preview of Boxer Men's Basketball. 

Pacific basketball: Big things expected of Boxers guard Wester
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 11/13/2012) - Boxer and Men's Basketball student-athlete Colin Wester. 

Sean Dalton, Tim Hastie Lead 11 Pacific Selections To All-NWC Football Team
( Argus © 11/13/2012) 

(Sky Valley Chronicle [Monroe, Wash.] © 11/13/2012) - High school student Devon Johnson aspires to study Optometry at Pacific. 

Making a lasting connection in Nicaragua
(Yamhill Valley News-Register [McMinnville] © 11/12/2012) - Alumna Kim Kushner connects McMinnville church with village in Nicaragua. 

Forest Grove City Council to consider College Way traffic reversal
(Forest Grove Leader/Oregonian online © 11/12/2012) - University mention. 

Pacific's Tyler Shipley, Rachel Schreiber Earn At-Large Berths For NCAA Division III XC Championships
( © 11/11/2012) - Cross Country standouts advance to final meet. 

Poetry reading Tuesday features fiction writer Mike Magnuson
(Fond du Lac Reporter [Wis.]© 11/10/2012) - MFA in Writing instructor Mike Magnuson. 

Pacific Loses Quarterback, Falls To No. 3 Linfield In Football Season Finale
( © 11/10/2012) 

The Path Forward on Climate Change: Sandy Is the Mandate
(Common Dreams © 11/09/2012) - Commentary co-authored by Politics & Government Department chair and associate professor Jules Boykoff. 

Local poet’s writings brought to life on KCC stage
(Garden Island [Lihu, Hawaii] © 11/09/2012) - Advance preview of a play written by Alumna Jill “Kimie” Sadoyama. 

Oregon Gay Marriage Supporters Look to Latinos
(KLCC FM Public Radio [Eugene] © 11/09/2012) - Politics & Government instructor and Tom McCall Center director Jim Moore provides analysis. 

Beaverton will ask voters to pay for public safety building: Washington County Roundup
(The Oregonian online © 11/09/2012) - John Carlos (Whiteley Lecture) coverage.

Friday, Nov. 16, 2012