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Pacific University recently conducted lockdown drills on the Hillsboro and Forest Grove campuses. Here is what we learned from those drills.
Student supervisors, will your students continue to work over summer break? If yes, please fill out a Summer Student Employment Google form to ensure the student's information is kept in Paycom over the summer break. 
Students and faculty at Grad Black Student Union meeting
The development of a Graduate Black Student Union (Grad BSU) has been a long-time coming. Graduate Black students recently met with Dr. Diana Honorat and other Black faculty and staff to discuss their needs and how a Grad BSU could support them. 
Spend an afternoon getting fiscally fit with SOFA's Financial Literacy Seminar on May 4. Attend in person or online. Learn about investment basics, how to get out of debt and the high cost of credit.
Pacific’s 2023 Commencement is less than a month away! Please help make the day extra special for our graduates! The university needs 15 more staff members to help with student support, guest seating, program distribution, shuttle driving and more.
Faculty from across Pacific's colleges advance through scholarship and excellence in teaching.
Enie Vaisburd
Vaisburd teaches courses in film and video production, history, and theory, in the Media Arts Department.
Twist teaches undergraduate courses in art history and was instrumental in the creation and development of the major at Pacific University. She currently serves as the art history program director.
Amanda Stead
Stead is the coordinator of the School of Communication Sciences & Disorders’ simulation program and is credentialed as a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE).
Brendan Stamper
Stamper teaches medicinal chemistry, pharmacognosy, and hepatic physiology and function in the School of Pharmacy, where he also runs a research lab and oversees a summer research program.