No Excuses University

Tristin Jarmer MAT ’12 teaches a bilingual class at Hillsboro’s Reedville Elementary School, teaching at-risk students that college is an option.

Hispanic Student Organization Offers Family on Campus

May 2, 2014

“We felt there needed to be something on campus that felt like home. Students needed a support system, a space that felt comfortable.”

Angela Davis at Pacific

Angela Davis, renowned civil rights activist, spoke to a large crowd on Friday, April 18 in the Stoller Center after her appearance on February 6 was postponed due to heavy snow.

Lu'au Preview

Students grow closer while preparing for the annual Lu'au at Pacific University.

Student Leaders Re-Launch Black Student Union

Feb. 17, 2014

The revitalized club is providing support and dialogue on campus.

Life of the Spirit

At Pacific University, students are looking for — or finding — ways to bring their spiritual practices to life on campus.

A New Hope

First-year optometry student Rebecca Wilbur and freshman Celine Yip are among the countless Pacific students who come for more than an education they come for hope for a different future, for themselves, their families and their communities.

Aloha Spirit

The annual Lu‘au is more than a feast. It’s a celebration of Hawai‘i culture, a learning experience and a connection to home for Pacific University’s many students from Hawai‘i. 

Students portray diverse characters in The Pacific Identity Project.

The Character of Pacific

In The Pacific Identity Project, students explore the university’s history through diverse characters, real and fictional.

Dancing in a New Year

Feb. 21, 2013

Pacific University students ring in the Chinese, or Lunar, New Year with dancers from Portland.