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Pacific students dig into research George Moscone ’53
10/11/17

Pacific students dig into research George Moscone ’53

Pacific history and communication students are creating a mosaic of George Moscone's life and legacy for an upcoming documentary film more

10/3/17

Dreams rise from the ashes for Pacific student Daniel Gonzalez

Pacific’s Community Involvement Program gave Gonzalez renewed hope for a college education after his family experienced tragic loss. more

Political science alumnus Max Vargas talks about his immigrant experience
9/13/17

Political science alumnus Max Vargas talks about his immigrant experience

Max Vargas landed in Ecuador all alone at 5 years old, no parents or siblings with him, waylaid by an erratic South American airline schedule or some booking foul up. more

Rare total eclipse becomes learning experience for Pacific students
8/15/17

Rare total eclipse becomes learning experience for Pacific students

About 20 Pacific physicists, physics and engineering students have traveled to Oregon to see a rare event in the natural world — the total eclipse of the sun more

Edith Sparks appointed vice provost for Undergraduate Education
6/2/17

Edith Sparks appointed vice provost for Undergraduate Education

Provost Maria Pallavicini is pleased to announce that Pacific history department chair Edith (Edie) Sparks has been appointed as the new vice provost for Undergraduate Education. She will begin her appointment August 14, 2017. more

Cindy Ostberg Named 2017 Law Day Recipient
5/11/17

Cindy Ostberg Named 2017 Law Day Recipient

On May 3, the San Joaquin County Bar Association awarded its 2017 Law Day Award to Dr. Cindy Ostberg, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Pacific Legal Scholars Program. The Law Day Award is presented annually to recognize individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions to the local legal community. Dr. Ostberg was honored for the Pacific Legal Scholars program, which she developed and has led since 2007. more

New cooperative will fast track religious studies students to a master’s degree at Claremont School of Theology
4/17/17

New cooperative will fast track religious studies students to a master’s degree at Claremont School of Theology

This new cooperative allows religious studies students at Pacific with a 3.0 GPA to transfer some of their units towards a master’s degree at Claremont and complete a three-year master’s program in two years. more

Director of Media X Program Appointed
3/6/17

Director of Media X Program Appointed

Dean Rena Fraden is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Pontuti as the Director of Pacific’s new Media X program in the College of the Pacific.  more

2/8/17

Pacific debate team No. 1 in two national rankings

Pacific’s Speech and Debate Team recently paid homage to the university’s long tradition of oratory by taking the top spots in two national rankings. more