December 2012

12/6/12

The Magic of Chemistry

Chemistry Professors Balint Sztaray and Liang Xue hope to spark young students’ interest in science as they demonstrate experiments that explode and change color during the third annual Christmas Faraday Lecture on Sunday, Dec. 9. This holiday event honors a tradition started at the Royal Institution of Great Brittan in 1825.  more

Jazz Legend and University of the Pacific Alumnus Dave Brubeck ’42 Dies at 91
12/5/12

Jazz Legend and University of the Pacific Alumnus Dave Brubeck ’42 Dies at 91

Jazz icon Dave Brubeck died early this morning in Norwalk, Conn., from heart failure. He would have turned 92 tomorrow. more

12/5/12

Malicious Docusign Email - ALERT

Malicious sent to Pacific addresses.  more

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Speak at Pacific
12/5/12

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Speak at Pacific

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the National Basketball Association's (NBA) all-time leading scorer, a best-selling author and historian, will speak at University of the Pacific  more

12/4/12

River Room Holiday Celebration Luncheon

Make your reservations for this special lunch menu on 12/12/12 more

Ken Albala wins International Award for USA Published Cook Books
12/4/12

Ken Albala wins International Award for USA Published Cook Books

Ken Albala, history professor at University of the Pacific, has won the prestigious Gourmand World Cookbook award more

12/3/12

Women's Water Polo Inks Three

Pacific Women's Water Polo head coach James Graham received three commitments to the program as Alison Miller, Catie Mahnke and Jade Morton inked national letters of intent during the early signing period more

12/3/12

Pacific Women's Hoops (7-0) Grinds Down Spartans, 74-60

The Tigers pulled away in the second half for a 74-60 road win Monday night to improve to 7-0 on the season more

12/3/12

Leave a Legacy: Endowed Scholarship Amounts Increase Jan. 1

To keep University of the Pacific inline with other similar institutions, the minimum amount to fund a named endowed scholarship will change to $50,000 on January 1.  more