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Exterior of the Propstra Forest Grove Creamery Building Following 2023 Remodel.
The historic structure, officially known as the Propstra Forest Grove Creamery Building, will house the Outdoor Pursuits program and the Outdoor Leadership major in purpose-built spaces.
Grace Weaver
The Metropolitan Laffont Competition has chosen Grace Weaver, Pacific music instructor, as the winner of the Idaho-Montana District competition. Now, she will be proceeding to the 2024 Regional Competition in Seattle!
When Alex (Bing) Marchbanks ’14, SLP ’18 graduated from Pacific, she never could have imagined the niche area of speech-language pathology that her career would lead her to. Since 2021, she has been treating premature infants in the neonatal intensive care unit with feeding and swallowing disorders.
All students planning to graduate in May 2024 must apply to graduate. Start by applying on BoxerOnline by Jan. 15!
Find quick links to your grades in MyBoxer's BoxerOnline card.
The deadline to submit Personnel Action forms (PAFs) and Supplemental Pay Requests (SPRs) is fast approaching! These forms must be submitted to Human Resources by Dec. 8 in order to be included in the December payroll. 
A small banner image for the Healthy Minds Study.  In a blue box on the top are the statements in white text, "Your voice matters, Your wellbing matters, and you matter".  In a white text box below, in blue letters are the words "The Healthy Minds Survey".  The text boxes are surrounded by a green border.
Wondering how you can help guide strategic mental health planning at Pacific? Participate in the anonymous Healthy Minds survey and assist with identifying gaps in service coverage at the university.
The Boxer holiday socials are just 2 weeks away! All faculty and staff are invited to celebrate the season with their colleagues! Register now for these festive events taking place on the Forest Grove and Hillsboro campuses. 
Please consider a donation of a toy or clothing to brighten the holiday for children. NHOH is partnering once again with the Western Farmer Workers Association for its annual Holiday Giving Tree project.
Have you written anything for class you're proud of in 2023? Submit your writing to the Pacific Literary Undergraduate Magazine (PLUM) by Dec. 15, for a chance to win up to $125! This contest is open to all students.