Arts and Sciences

Sustaining Pacific

The new Center for a Sustainable Society will provide a collaborative framework for sustainability efforts on all of Pacific’s campuses.

Spirited Gift

Don Metzger '66, O.D. '67 has had the tail of the original Boxer statue for 45 years. In July, he returned it to Pacific University.


Aug. 9, 2012

First wave of undergraduate students arrive on campus for Fall 2012 orientation.

Picnics in the park provide summer meals for kids

The Forest Grove Summer Food Program creates a community gathering where children can eat and play every day. And Pacific University staff and alumni are right there to help.

Serving with Basketball

July 10, 2012

Pacific alumnus Ryan Turcott '08 follows a trend of service after Pacific education.

Girls Only!

Girls Gather for Computer Science (G2CS) is a National Science Foundation grant-funded summer camp at Pacific University, giving teen girls high tech experiences in computer science.

Guest post: Completing a journey

June 28, 2012

On her last day, writing intern Ashleigh Simons '12 reflects on her experience at Pacific, how it helped her start her career and the memories she takes with her on the next journey.

The Philosophy of Humor

June 25, 2012

Pacific University Professor Dave Boersema had them (us) rolling on the floor Friday at the latest installment of PUB Night.

Off the page

June 22, 2012

MFA in writing residency brings author readings to Pacific University. One more reading is available tonight. 

Library exhibits Holocaust art books

June 18, 2012

Beautiful and poignant handmade books commemorating the Holocaust are on display at the Pacific University Library.