University News

UPDATED: Public Invited to Pacific University's Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Monday, Jan. 18

Festivities begin at 9:30 a.m. with an interfaith service in Old College Hall, followed at 11:15 by a community march from Rogers Park to Marsh Hall.

National Endowment for the Arts Honors MFA in Writing Instructor

 Jack Driscoll is among just 37 writers nationally to receive a Creative Writing Fellowship worth $25,000.

University Receives Pittsburgh Conference Memorial College Grant

Funds will allow the procurement of resources to teach of science at the undergraduate level.

Help Welcome Pacesetters

Help welcome prospective students and their families to the Forest Grove Campus during upcoming Pacesetters events. Employees are encouraged to wear school colors and welcome buttons, and to reach out to visitors, during these special event days.

Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program Presents Annual Readings in Seaside

Some of America’s finest writers will read from their works during the program's 10-day winter residency.

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie Travels to the Middle East for Interfaith Study

The University Chaplain and director of the Center for Peace and Spirituality will incorporate his experiences into the curriculum of an upcoming class.

Be Careful - Black Ice on Sidewalks and Parking Lot Pavement

Students, faculty and staff are advised to take extra care when walking on sidewalks and parking lot pavement throughout the Forest Grove and Hillsboro campuses today, Wednesday, Jan. 6.

School of Pharmacy Assistant Professor Ashim Malhotra Awarded Prestigious Pardee Foundation Grant

School of Pharmacy Assistant Professor Ashim Malhotra has been awarded a grant of $108,000 from the Elsa U. Pardee Foundation to research overcoming the resistance of pancreatic cancer to chemotherapy.

University Open on Monday, Jan. 4

Updated 6:55 a.m: Most Pacific University locations are open for normal business operations. Pacific EyeClinics are closed until noon, and the Early Learning Community is closed for the day.

In the News: Athletics Trainer Eric Pitkanen Epitomizes Boxer Spirit

Pacific's head athletics trainer, in Las Vegas with the men's wrestling team, sprang into action to help those injured in Sunday's vehicle crash on a busy sidewalk.