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Mesquite Flat #48, Landscape Photo By John Wimberley
The Kathrin Cawein Gallery of Art opens its 2024 season with "Chapters," an exhibition of photos by internationally renowned artist John Wimberley. The exhibition runs Feb. 5 to Mar. 7, 2024.
Students at May 2023 Commencement
Get your commencement look started! Order regalia online now and get your cap and gown mailed to your front door in time for May! Also, get your guest list going and order free tickets today!
Lena Cavusoglu, assistant professor of Marketing, triumphs with her short film "Face Value." The film explores the challenges of facially different consumers, advocating for societal recognition and sparking transformative consumer research. 
Pacific University has recently seen more fraudulent claims being made under employees' names. The Human Resources team offers resources to help protect your identity. 
Les AuCoin '69
The newly remodeled building at the heart of the Forest Grove Campus, formerly known as Pacific Hall, honors the nine-time Congressman for his lifetime of service.
Images of books surrounding text that reads "Student Advisory Board".
Are you interested in libraries? Do you want to help shape library services at Pacific and earn money while doing it? Apply for the Libraries’ Student Advisory Board!
Got time to spare? The Staff Senate IDEA Committee is excited to host a staff and faculty bowling night in Forest Grove on Feb. 23. Games, shoes, pizza and prizes are provided.
The Pacific University community is made up of extraordinary faculty and staff engaged in service, teaching and student support. Please nominate a colleague and/or community member for recognition in the university's annual Honors & Awards Ceremony.
Do you have outdoor gear or equipment that isn't being used? If you want to make a donation or sell it at the upcoming Outdoor Pursuits gear sale, contact us by Feb. 5 to coordinate! 
Curious about getting involved with Pacific's Staff Senate? Learn more at two open houses on our Hillsboro and Forest Grove campuses and get to know our Senators over refreshments and desserts!