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Kayleigh DeBruyne ’18
Kayleigh DeBruyne '18 spent a semester in Tanzania completing her senior project, a research endeavor that combined environmental science, anthropology and women's issues.
Dr. Jessica Hardin
Pacific University Anthropology Assistant Professor Jessica Hardin is among a select group of scholars to have recently received a prestigious Graves Award in the Humanities.
“I love Pacific and am so grateful I will be able to get my degree from a place that has so quickly become a second home.”
Clark Wininger ’17 came to Pacific University to play tennis. But through Voyages and the Anthropology/Sociology Department, he’s found a lot more.
Anthropology Professor Jessica Harden published in New Mana: Transformation of a Classis Concept in Pacific Languages and Cultures.
Jessica Hardin, Anthropology, invited to speak to nationally funded Obesity Solutions research team at Arizona State University.
After a year in Mexico on a Fulbright Scholarship, Catie Prechtel '14 has headed south again to keep teaching English. An anthropology and Spanish major at Pacific, Prechtel hopes to make a career teaching English and exploring other cultures.
Catherine Prechtel of Talent, Ore., has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Award for the 2014-2015 academic year.
For the second consecutive year, anthropology-sociology major Charlotte Basch ’14 has been named a Udall Scholar.
Pacific sophomore Charlotte Basch started re-writing her people's history when she was 12. Now, she is a leader in the Clatsop-Nehalem Tribe and is studying ways to help bring her heritage back to life.