Arts and Sciences

Class Notes, Spring 2012

Several mini profiles followed by class notes listings.

Sing

April 5, 2012

A piece of history, a legacy for the University, and a timely reminder to look beyond ourselves and give back.
 
 

Scholarship and serendipity

April 2, 2012

Charlotte Basch '14, featured on the cover of the Spring 2012 issue of Pacific, has received a coveted national scholarship.

On Set

A change in major in the 1980s led Pacific alumnus Bruce Fleskes on a journey among the stars.

Pride in Her People

Pacific sophomore Charlotte Basch started re-writing her people's history when she was 12. Now, she is a leader in the Clatsop-Nehalem Tribe and is studying ways to help bring her heritage back to life.

Walking on [solid] glass

Walter Gordinier ’73 creates structural art out of glass in his Portland studio. Among his creations are the glass panels on the second floor of the Pacific University Library.

Hearing the Call

Darren Reiley ’96 didn’t realize his call to service until after he graduated. But the executive director of the Eugene-based Peace Village traces his journey back to his Pacific roots.

In honor of Coach K

Henry Kaulia '82 was a beloved Pacific alumnus and dedicated teacher and coach. Now, his friends are honoring his memory with a scholarship for students who want to follow in his footsteps.

Lineup, Spring 2012

Featuring top-performing student-athletes Jordan Fukumoto, Kelsy Takashima, Dan Flora, Amanda Clark and Erica Schultz.