When Sukhmeet Chhabra came to Pacific University, she was seeking a new career in a new field.
Jeanne Oliver has been the “Miss Manners” of the Pacific University College of Optometry for 25 years, though her real title is director of external relations. Beyond her “day job,” Oliver gives optometry students a little lesson in professional comportment with an annual session in business etiquette and “final exam” of a formal five-course dinner event with […]
Summer Kozai slides her arm into a plastic cuff to brush her hair. She uses another bracelet-like cuff to brush her teeth. If she chooses easy-to-don clothes, her morning is starting out strong.
Brett Meyer ’96 and Melissa Barber ’97 had successful careers in financial management and a comfortable life in Portland. Then, the married couple decided to auction off all their belongings, join the Peace Corps and travel 6,700 miles to Mali — a decision that monumentally changed the course of their lives.