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7 hrs ago | The Courier Mailer

Pacific University students build a book-sharing community with Little Free Libraries

The two education majors, assigned to do a civic engagement project for their philosophy class last spring, decided to build two " Little Free Library " book boxes on campus and bring the worldwide "take a book, leave a book" movement to Pacific.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family, Kids

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Columbian

Call for immigration reform

Fabiola Flores Villasenor, a senior at Hudson's Bay High School, used to live in fear that she would never be able to continue her education beyond high school.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Social Security, Personal Finance, Seattle Pacific University, Evergreen State College, Gonzaga University

Wed Aug 27, 2014

San Diego Reader

Kaleidoscope

Dorianne Laux, an American poet, is Poet in Residence at North Carolina State University and also teaches for the Pacific University Low Residency MFA Program in Oregon.

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Related Topix: North Carolina State University

Patch.com

Azusa Pacific University Hosting Graduate, Credential Meeting in Murrieta

Wondering why you should become a teacher? Just ask a teacher and you will get lots of great reasons.

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Related Topix: Azusa Pacific University, Murrieta, CA, Education Etc.

The Oregonian

In wake of Ferguson shooting, Pacific University forum looks at racism, law enforcement

Pacific University students and members of the Black Student Union gathered for a vigil to honor Trayvon Martin Feb. 26. A panel of voices will discuss how the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Ferguson, MO

Tue Aug 26, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundTHE $700 Billion Mistake

The Sunbird Conservatives, a student group, put out some pro-McCain literature at a recruiting table at Fresno Pacific University a week ago.

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Related Topix: Fresno Pacific University

ABC News

Officer Describes Helping Student Shot on Campus

A police officer responding to the chaotic scene of a shooting at Seattle Pacific University tried to help a mortally wounded victim breathe who had been shot in the neck as other officers frantically searched the campus for any other possible assailants.

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Related Topix: Seattle Pacific University

Crosswalk

Beloit College Mindset List for the Class of 2018

Jim has over 25 years of experience as a youth and family ministry specialist, and has been on the HomeWord staff since 1998.

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Related Topix: Beloit College, List, Electronic, Azusa Pacific University, Family, Parenting, The Daily Show, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Mon Aug 25, 2014

KOMO News

Report details 'chaos and confusion' during SPU shooting

More than 300 pages of new information about the fatal shooting at Seattle Pacific University offer a more thorough look at what police were facing when they arrived at the campus.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Seattle Pacific University

Portland Tribune

Speakers announced for Gov. Atiyeh service

The service will start at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, in the House chamber at the Capitol in Salem.

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Related Topix: Salem, OR, US Politics, Greg Walden, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Point of View

Renaissance: Os Guinness

Regent University's motto is "Christian Leadership to Change the World," and Seattle Pacific University markets itself as "Where world change begins."

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Related Topix: Regent University, Seattle Pacific University

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Columbian

Even with his troubled mental history, law let shooter in Seattle school rampage have guns

After Aaron Ybarra's deadly assault at Seattle Pacific University in June, some wondered why the suicidal, psychotic 27-year-old was allowed to have a gun in the first place.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Seattle Pacific University

Fri Aug 22, 2014

APRN

A Partnership of Language and Love: Reflecting on Dick Dauenhauer

Dauenhauer was known for many things, including poetry, translation and teaching.

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Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, Alaska Pacific University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Juneau, AK, Literature

The Courier Mailer

Recent Pacific University grad to direct Shakespeare comedy at Theatre in the Grove

Gavin Knittle, director of Theatre in the Grove's production of "As You Like It," discusses his ideas for the show during the first cast read-through.

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Related Topix: Forest Grove, OR

The Courier Mailer

Fill the boot, Wapato Showdown 2014, Valley Art mural: Forest Grove Happenings

Pacific University's freshmen moved into brand new Cascade Hall Aug. 21. The residence hall features community study and lounge areas and a waterfall mural.

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Related Topix: Forest Grove, OR, Gaston, OR, Cornelius, OR

The Courier Mailer

Pacific University's new Cascade Hall welcomes students in style with lounge areas,...

After moving in Thursday, the freshman said the campus - especially her dorm room in brand-new Cascade Hall - didn't disappoint.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundTHE $700 Billion Mistake

The Sunbird Conservatives, a student group, put out some pro-McCain literature at a recruiting table at Fresno Pacific University a week ago.

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Related Topix: Fresno Pacific University

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Tualatin Times

Memorial service readied for Atiyeh

Organizers have set up an account to accept voluntary tax-deductible contributions to offset expenses for the service.

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Related Topix: Raleigh Hills, OR, Forest Grove, OR

Sunherald.com

Even with his troubled history, law let school shooter have guns

After all, Ybarra possessed a well-documented history of mental illness: homicidal fantasies, emergency room visits for alcohol poisoning, two brief involuntary commitments and a professed admiration for one of the Columbine High School mass murderers.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Seattle Pacific University, Violent Crime, Mountlake Terrace, WA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Chuck Currie seeks to bring religious conversation, not conversion, to Pacific University

Chuck Currie recently started his new role as Pacific University's Director of the Center for Peace and Spirituality and University Chaplain.

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Related Topix: Forest Grove, OR, Eden Theological Seminary, Wedding

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