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A group of students gather around a campfire for s'mores.
Pacific University Outdoor Pursuits staff are excitedly preparing for a full semester of awesome trips and adventures! Outdoor Pursuits is thrilled to offer a variety of trips in the coming weeks, including a Campfire Jam Session, a Kayak Indoor Pool Skill Session, a Mountain Biking Trip, and a Men of Color Beach trip.  
Celebrate Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month 2021
Corn Roast and Harvest Festival
The Forest Grove/Cornelius Chamber of Commerce and the Forest Grove Tourism Center are excited to announce that the 2021 Corn Roast and Harvest Festival is returning to the Pacific University Campus!
Tom McCall Center
Pacific University is searching for an Academic Success and Engagement Coordinator AmeriCorps*VISTA member.
Nationally Ranked University
U.S. News & World Report puts Pacific among the top National Universities in the country overall, as well as for value, veterans and social mobility.
Surfers catch some waves along the Oregon coast.
As classes ramp up during fall semester, Outdoor Pursuits encourages all Pacific students to step outside, breathe the fresh air, and explore the wilderness! Outdoor Pursuits has a variety of trips to offer in September and beyond.
Student Multicultural Center
The Student Multicultural Center is looking for BIPOC peer mentors to help new BIPOC freshmen and transfer students build a foundation for personal success at Pacific University.
Student Counseling Center
September is Suicide Prevention Month. Talking about suicide can feel uncomfortable and scary. Learn how to recognize the warning signs and suicidal communication of people in trouble, and how to gain skills to potentially save a life..
Dagny Walton Artwork
The Cawein Gallery of Art is proud to unveil its first exhibition for Fall 2021 — Break Your Pony by Dagny Walton. The showcase will run through Oct. 7, and is available for viewing weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, or by contacting Tyler Brumfield at brum1878@pacificu.edu to schedule an appointment. 
Boxer Food Share Moves to Drake
The Boxer Food Share is now located in the garage of Drake House.

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