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Pacific University conducts annual evacuation and lockdown drills. Understanding what to do in these two very different scenarios is important to personal safety and the safety of those around you.
The State of Oregon recently passed HB 3456 (and subsequent HB 4164) mandating annual sexual misconduct prevention training for all students, faculty and staff of colleges and universities. Pacific University has partnered with Vector Solutions to provide sexual misconduct prevention training for our students. In the coming weeks, you will get an email from Vector Solutions with information and links to the online training.
Two smiling Pacific students proudly hold up their Pacific University degrees.
On Boxer Giving Day, the Pacific community celebrated the return of the long-lost Boxer statue and raised more than $300,000 for student and program success, marking 36 hours of generous giving and a shared Boxer Spirit.
Rusty Sandusky Celebrating A Goal
In part three of this look back at the first Pacific team to reach the NCAA Division III postseason, the Boxers learn their playoff fate and take advantage of the surprise of hosting the NCAA West Regional at Tom Reynolds Field.
Distinguished University Professor Of English Mark Bailey
The publishers of the Portland Tribune and the Forest Grove News-Times honor the distinguished university professor of education for his lifelong service to students and teachers at Pacific and in the larger community.
Milky Way Gear Sale text on light green next to Outdoor Pursuits sign propped against a door
Outdoor Pursuits is back with more used gear! Come by the newly renovated building located right across the street from West Marsh Lawn at 2017 21st Ave. from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17, and see what gear we have available!
Boxer Posing On Wall In Front Of Forest Grove Campus
The bronze qilin statue, the namesake of Pacific University and beloved by students and alumni alike, is reunited with the university after a 55-year absence.
An exhibition of vibrant photographs to celebrate the career and retirement of beloved music professor Scott Tuomi. 
There is a new kiosk in the Library's 24-hour room stocked with food from the Food Share, and soon will offer school supplies from the Free Store.
Spring is finally here and some people are preparing for spring break while others may have already had their vacations. Either way, spring is a good time to prepare a personal safety plan.