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Dunn celebration
University's renowned Master of Fine Arts in Writing program to celebrate the posthumous release of Dunn's latest work at special gathering in Portland on Friday, March 29.
Starting this fall, the new major will prepare students for high-demand, high-salary positions in a burgeoning industry.
Research
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education recently elevated the university to a Doctoral/Professional University from its prior designation as a Master's University.
Sky
Renowned physicist Shane Larson to present "Feeling Small in a Big Cosmos," which explores humans' place in the universe.
Jacqueline Keeler
Jacqueline Keeler to present “How Native American Sports Mascots Disappear Native People” on Thursday, Feb. 28
Todd Duncan
Dr. Duncan will be recognized by his peers for outstanding teaching.
As the calendar year comes to an end, we hope you will consider supporting Pacific University and our students with a year-end gift. Every gift, of any amount, makes an impact, and there are many different ways to support Pacific and our students.
Classroom
University's total enrollment continues to increase among both undergraduate and graduate/professional student segments.
Research
Pacific undergraduate students who are juniors in standing will showcase their work, much of which results from collaborative endeavors they embark on with Pacific professors.
Get out vote
Washington Monthly has named Pacific a "Best College for Student Voting" list, which measures how well institutions encourage their students to vote.

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