Pacific University and the United Kingdom’s York St. John University cemented plans for future collaboration May 10 when their respective leaders signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
Heron Azevedo '14 was an international student from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, who studied exercise science at Pacific University. His dream was to come to the United States and play American football.
Alumni Association member Jeri Dobbs '58 and his wife, Tricia, have been volunteering with the Oregon Food Bank (OFB) in its nutrition education program for more than a decade.
Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez career spans a period of over thirty years, having worked at all levels of the educational system including K-12, undergraduate, graduate and professional education. Alfonso Coordinates the development and implementation of diversity initiatives for the university.
The food-themed Fall 2012 issue of Pacific magazine asked, "If you could go anywhere in the world for the food, where would you go and what would you eat?" See members of the Pacific community respond, then read more at pacificu.edu/magazine.
P.J. Pitts, Pharm.D. ’09 has been awarded the 2012 Pacific University Young Alumni Leadership Award for her work to provide triage and long-term health care in Haiti following the 2010 earthquake.
Clark Peters ’65, MSEd ’70 has been awarded the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Service Award for his years of service to public education in Oregon and his ongoing support of Pacific University’s speech and education programs.
Lynn Meredith ’44 has been posthumously awarded the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award for his service in World War II and his 32 years protecting presidents in the U.S. Secret Service. He died in 2009 at the age of 84.
Irving Zemrau ’62, O.D. ’63 has been awarded the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award for his years as an optometrist, as a community volunteer, and as an advocate for schizophrenics and their families following his son’s diagnosis with the illness.
Look back at the moments that made 2012 great at Pacific University!