Your eyes and teeth are as important to your overall health as your heart and brain. But for many, dental and vision care can fall by the wayside when trying to access increasingly expensive healthcare. That’s why Pacific University recently established its EyeSmile Outreach Program.
Wid Bleything ’51, OD ’52, MS ’54 is a retired Air Force colonel and dean of the Pacific University College of Optometry. But first, he was a Pacific student.
Stacy Bannerman is dressed head-to-toe in red, white and blue. Her Old Navy T-shirt is adorned with an American flag. She doesn’t look like the stereotype of a peace activist. The political narrative often paints those who oppose the country’s War on Terror as anti-military, even anti-American. That’s not Bannerman.