Farmers feed the world, with a little help from scientists like Kara Lanning ’07. Lanning is a plant pathologist and visiting assistant professor of biology at Pacific Lutheran University near Tacoma, Wash. She is also the President of the Pacific University alumni board and will be celebrating her 10-year class reunion at Homecoming.
Professor emeritus and retiring handball coach Mike Steele launches an endowment to support the many aspects of Pacific that he loves.
Lorelle Browning, chair of the English Department, recieved her second Fulbright and will be a visiting scholar in Vietnam for the 2014-15 academic year.
Carol Pott '86 recalls how her liberal arts education at Pacific University started a journey that has included everything from working in post-genocide Rwanda to singing French ye-ye music.
Amber Patton '14 finds new talent, new perspectives while studying abroad in Ireland.
Freshman year experiences at Pacific University introduced Sue Mach to the theatre. In January, the playwright opened two of her original works in Portland.