January 2012

2/2/12

Afghani Law Professors to Train at McGeorge

Five Afghani law professors will arrive at Pacific McGeorge on February 5 to begin a six-week training program in the American justice system under a project funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development more

2/2/12

Female Body Image Activist to Look at What Defines “Real Beauty”

Stacey Nadeau, one of the models featured in Dove's 2005 "Real Beauty" campaign that attempted to change the standards of what a beautiful woman resembles, will be at Pacific to educate young women about self-esteem and body image.  more

2/2/12

College Fair Comes to University of the Pacific

University of the Pacific will host one of the largest college fairs in the Central Valley, giving area students quick access to representatives from hundreds of colleges and universities from across North America.  more

2/1/12

The Ethical Challenges of Today’s Society and the Ability to Reason

Dale McGowan, author of the secular parenting books "Parenting Beyond Belief" and "Raising Freethinkers," will speak on the nature of critical thinking skills and the importance of ethics at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28 at Pacific's Don and Karen DeRosa University Center Ballroom.  more

2/1/12

Strengthening Levees Is Critical to Economic Sustainability in the Delta

The Delta Protection Commission approved the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) for the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, which concluded that strengthening Delta levees is critical to economic sustainability for the Delta and regional economy more

2/1/12

Pacific Softball: Armagost Named To Top 50 “Watch List” For The 2012 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year

Pacific junior standout Nikki Armagost has been selected for the "Watch List" for the 2012 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year award, the Amateur Softball Association (ASA) of America announced today. more

1/31/12

Tigers And 49ers Picked To Battle It Out For Softball Dominance

With the race for the 2012 Big West Softball title about to being, the conference's coaches could not pick a preseason favorite as Pacific and Long Beach State split the coaches vote at the top of the poll on Tuesday, January 31.  more

1/30/12

Pacific To Host Idaho State In 2012 SEARS BracketBusters on Feb. 18

The Tiger men's basketball team will host Idaho State on Saturday, Feb. 18 in a SEARS BracketBusters matchup. The tipoff time for the game in the Spanos Center will be at 5:00 p.m. more

1/30/12

Students Claim the Calaveras River Bike Path

Dozens of college students, faculty members and college employees will show community pride on Feb. 11 when they clean up the Calaveras River Bike Path as part of University of the Pacific's 5th Annual Campus Day of Service. The event starts at 9:30 a.m. and runs until 12:30 p.m. more

1/30/12

Go LEAN - Become a Waste Reduction Hero

University of the Pacific's Center for Professional and Continuing Education (CPCE) will roll-out of its first LEAN Processing Certificate Program, designed to give business owners and managers ideas on how to increase effectiveness without impacting quality or employee morale. more