College of the Pacific

3/5/13

An Afternoon with a Civil Rights Activist

Sephira Shuttlesworth, whose husband was a close colleague of Martin Luther King Jr., recently shared stories of the civil rights movement—and lessons for today—with the Intro to Ethnic Studies class. more

Pacific Welcomes New Dean for The College
3/1/13

Pacific Welcomes New Dean for The College

Rena Fraden joined Pacific on March 1 as the dean of The College of the Pacific. more

Ken Albala's Cookbook Named Best in the World
2/25/13

Ken Albala's Cookbook Named Best in the World

Professor Ken Albala's book "Three World Cuisines: Italian, Mexican, Chinese" was named the best foreign cuisine book in the world in 2012 by Gourmand International this weekend during the annual Gourmand World Cookbook Award more

Pacific Sociology Professor Among the Nation’s Rising Academic Stars
2/25/13

Pacific Sociology Professor Among the Nation’s Rising Academic Stars

A University of the Pacific medical sociology professor has been recognized by a leading academic publication as one of a dozen "rising academic stars" from across the nation who have emerged as leaders in their fields more

Research, Race and Poetry Readings: One Student’s Diverse Path at Pacific
2/23/13

Research, Race and Poetry Readings: One Student’s Diverse Path at Pacific

From creating an undergraduate research conference to opening for a renowned African-American poet, Danielle Procope ’14 has learned that students “can pretty much make anything happen” at Pacific. more

2/23/13

Award-winning Poet Performs Reading Feb. 28

Nathaniel Mackey, an award-winning poet and Duke University professor, will present a poetry reading this Thursday.  more

2/8/13

Thomas J. Long Foundation Core Fellowship Applications due March 1

Faculty teaching in Pacific Seminars or the general education breadth program are eligible to apply more

2/5/13

Reminder to Apply for Pacific Fund Grants

The second round of applications for the Pacific Fund for the College of the Pacific are due March 1, 2013 by 5 p.m. more

1/18/13

Historic Recreation of Proposition 8 Case to be Performed at Pacific

"8 - The Play," a drama about the court fight over California Proposition 8 which was overturned by a federal judge and has been appealed to the Supreme Court for arguments in March, will be performed at University of the Pacific more