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Pacific University’s Department of Theatre & Dance presents Dario Fo’s political farce They Don’t Pay? We Won’t Pay! March 14-17
Garrett Brown ’17 began a year-long internship in July 2018 at the Artists Repertory Theatre, the longest-running professional theatre company in Portland, Ore. 
Wendy Colbert MFA ’16 published an essay on Brigham Young University’s novel writing class blog examining the seven techniques in which memoirists successfully portray antagonists empathetically.
Nash Keene PA ’15 is a physician assistant at Pain Care Specialists of Oregon in Salem, Ore. He is experienced in pain medicine, family practice, internal medicine, trauma care, and surgery.   
Three Pacific professors published an article title “Ergonomics Reinvigorated: Strategies for using the Core Four to help prevent musculoskeletal disorders” in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.   
Inspired by the American Physical Therapy Association’s National Student Conclave last year in Portland, the Oregon Physical Therapy Association's Student Leadership Committee hosted its first half-day state student conference on Jan. 23, 2019. 
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Dr. Jaime Schultz will give the talk at 7 p.m. in the Marsh Hall Taylor Auditorium on the Forest Grove Campus.
Ashley Hermsmeier MFA ’15 released her debut short story collection, Something Like the End, published by Black Lawrence Press last month.
Bryan Mills ’14 was recently promoted to safeties coach for the Eastern Washington University football team. He was initially the defensive analyst for EWU, and also served as Pacific’s safeties coach for two seasons, helping the Boxers share the 2014 Northwest Conference regular season title. 
Dan Jaffe ’14 became the new Georgia Institute of Technology’s baseball volunteer assistant coach after more than six years on the scouting trail and as an elite catching instructor across the country. The Yellow Jackets are elated to have Jaffe on their staff.