News, Media and Stories | Class Of 2022

Rachel Hakim
"While she has participated in many clubs over the years, Rachel is most recognized for being one of the co-founding presidents of the Pacific University chapter of the American Marketing Association," said Business Professor Hossein Rikhtehgar Berenji.
Shun Wetlesen
He was a part of Student Senate, Japan Club, ACE Board, and a lead in the Student Multicultural Center. He has advocated for student rights across campus and been a part of several community engagement activities.
Elle Cordima
Cordima "oozes positivity and couples their fearlessness with kindness," said Dean of Students Jonathon Hyde.
Kathleen Ward '22, right, receives her diploma from College of Arts & Sciences Dean Sarah Phillips
Her nominators said Ward "is an advocate for those whose voices are not always heard." 
Aubrey Romero
"Aubrey is simply a wonderful human being who's given a lot to other people's lives," her nominators said.
Chiffon Noble receives her diploma with Vice President Narce Rodriguez
Noble "has worked diligently to provide community for Black students at Pacific through her leadership in (the Black Student Union)," her nomination noted.
Madi McKay '22
McKay "has been instrumental in providing interpersonal violence prevention education to the entire campus community, but specifically housing residents and athletes," her nominators said.
Anjolina Horzynek
"She is kind, compassionate, and always willing to lend a hand to anyone that needs it," the nominators noted.
Joey Grafton
He has been "a phenomenal educator and trainer on LBGTQIA+ issues for several years," his nominators said.