College of the Pacific

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

2/7/17

Meet the candidates for the new position of university curator

The new staff position will be responsible for caring for the university's art and supporting the Reynold's Gallery more

Celebration of Life for Physics professor Keisuke "Jimmy" Juge
11/14/16

Celebration of Life for Physics professor Keisuke "Jimmy" Juge

Jimmy Juge, associate professor of physics, succumbed to a long battle with cancer on June 30. more

John Muir’s granddaughter-in-law gifts Yosemite oil painting to Pacific
11/10/16

John Muir’s granddaughter-in-law gifts Yosemite oil painting to Pacific

John Muir’s granddaughter-in-law gave a 125-year-old Yosemite oil painting by renowned painter William Keith to Pacific, her alma mater. more

English department offers new minor in writing
10/17/16

English department offers new minor in writing

The English department is offering a new minor in writing for students who want to explore their creative side while developing a valuable professional skill. more

Topology and the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics
10/13/16

Topology and the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics

The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded this year to David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz (incidentally 3 Britons working at US universities) for discoveries in topological phase transitions. What does that mean?  more

Physics department receives NSF grant to study lattice gauge theory
9/19/16

Physics department receives NSF grant to study lattice gauge theory

Professors Jim Hetrick and Kieran Holland have been awarded a 3-year grant of $210,000 by the National Science Foundation  more