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Corby pictured with a child on his mission trip.
Alongside a doctor and nurses providing family care for more than 20,000 residents of Bungoma, Corby Makin '12 describes his experiences combining the civic spirit he learned at Pacific University with his medical skills through his mission in Kenya. 
Pacific University's master of social work program offers concentrations in health and wellness or Latino studies, along with Pacific's one-on-one attention and meaningful community connections. The MSW program launched Fall 2014 at our Eugene Campus.
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Become a leader in healthcare with Pacific University's wide selection of graduate and professional programs in the health professions.
Pacific University helped launch George Long '63 on a 38-year career in weapons and defense — plus, the Athletic Hall of Fame inductee is still playing tennis.
Kathryn Compton Bailey Puffett '60  first came to Pacific University during Music in May. Since then, she has performed, researched and taught music around the world.
Alex Winn PharmD. '10 will receive the Alumni Association's Young Alumni Leadership Award during Homecoming 2104 on Oct. 3.
Dorothy Schimke '64 will receive the Alumni Association's Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award during Homecoming 2014 on Oct. 3.
Bob '64 and Sunny (McGowan) Iboshi '67 will receive the David & Sandy Lowe Outstanding Alumni Service Award during Homecoming 2014 on Oct. 3, 2014.
Students from the colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business and Education received their bachelor's degrees on Saturday, May 17, to the delight of family and friends.