University News

100 Yards of Memories

The lessons Ed McQuary '63 learned while playing football at Pacific University have translated into a 47-year career teaching and coaching, plus a book of memories.

Lifting Up Women

Judy (Zimmerman) Glenney ’71 is a pioneer in women’s weightlifting, moving the sport to the international arena and winning along the way.

Lifetime Adventure

From student to mother to teacher to traveler, Del Judy ’46, MAEd ’73 shares a life of adventure and activity that started with Pacific University

Supporting Research at Pacific

Grants and private donations are key to giving students hands-on experiences in science and research

Small Signs of a Big Impact

Microbiologist and professor Gyorgyi Nyerges offers students opportunity to study the tiniest signs of antibiotic resistance and climate change through Pacific University’s research programs

'I Was More Prepared'

Pacific University's science curriculum and faculty put this alumna on a path to a career in immunology research.

Age of Discovery

Kestrels are disappearing worldwide — except in Forest Grove, where they thrive. Through the Pacific University undergraduate research program, one professor and his students are studying the healthy population to find out how they can protect the species elsewhere.

Still Life

Hard work and persistence took Getty Images photographer Andrew Walker ’92 from inspiration to profession.

Boxer Love Story: Becky (Matta) Ball '75 and Pat Ball '75

Pat had just transferred from Washington State University and he was in cultu

Boxer Love Story: Joe Dolezal, '79, O.D. '81 and Patricia (Blickenstaff) Dolezal, PT '82

Joe Dolezal transferred to Pacific in August 1976 from the University of Nebr

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