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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. 
Logan Aki-Marcos
He has been on the board of Nā Haumāna O Hawai‘i for all four years, and this year, served as president and co-chair of the Lu‘au and Ho‘ike committee, guiding the much-loved event to its comeback appearance this spring.
2022 Faculty and Staff Honors & Awards Ceremony
Pacific University celebrated its outstanding faculty and staff at its annual Honors and Awards Ceremony. And the winner is...
Brian King and Pes. Lesley Hallick
Brian King has received the Pacific University Outstanding Contribution to the University Award.
Cindy Schuppert '83 and Pres. Lesley Hallick
Cindy Schuppert ’83 has received the Pacific University Outstanding Leadership Award.