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Robert DeCou’05 TEDx Talk
Robert DeCou ’05 presented a TEDx Talk on Nov. 5, in Manhattan Beach, Calif., and shared his story as an athlete with a cause. 
Cassandra Kitchen ’13 Marries Brett Kitchen
Cassandra “Cassie” (Hart Beehler) Kitchen ’13 and Brett Kitchen were married Nov. 11, 2022, at Carpenter Creek Farm and Winery in Forest Grove.
Literature and Creative Writing majors from the Class of 2012 gathered at the Portland home of English Professor Emeritus Pauline Beard in early October 2022.
Michelle Kester ’16 and Nathan Ho OD’18 were married on July 30, 2022. Ho is a Pacific graduate from the Optometry School, and Kester graduated with an International Business degree.
Jessica E. (Dunkin) Hamlet '08, who earned her master's degree at Mary Baldwin College and her PhD from the University of Alabama, now is an assistant professor of English at Alvernia University in Reading, Penn.
David Goss '72, OD '74 has published From Spectacle Making Trade to Scholarly Profession: A History of Optometry in the United States, by Pacific University Press.
Max Miura
Max Miura '79 of Honolulu was named the 2022 HHSAA wrestling official of the year in Hawai'i.
Nicole Tierheimer MAT '10 teaches social studies to middle schoolers in Edgewater, Colo.
Anahita (Nemat) Renner '03 was to a nonprofit board, and was appointed by Virginia's governor to serve on the board of the State Executive Council for Children’s Services.
Emman Parian ’20 started working as program manager for the immunization program at the Commonwealth Healthcare Corp. in Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, in June 2022.