1/27/16

California and Metro Forecast: January 2016

The California economy will maintain steady growth according to the latest projection from the Center for Business and Policy Research. more

Irvine Foundation grant will boost San Joaquin literacy programs
1/26/16

Irvine Foundation grant will boost San Joaquin literacy programs

Pacific’s Beyond Our Gates Reading by Third Campaign received a $300,000 grant to strengthen early literacy programs in the North San Joaquin Valley. more

1/19/16

$500K grant calculated to improve math teaching in rural California counties

University of the Pacific and Teachers College of San Joaquin to join forces on project more

Top 10 stories of 2015
1/14/16

Top 10 stories of 2015

Revisit some of our favorite stories from 2015. more

Stormtrooper video invades Pacific to capture 1.9 million people
1/6/16

Stormtrooper video invades Pacific to capture 1.9 million people

A short video promoting a Pacific professor’s research has racked up impressive Internet numbers in just three weeks more

Jazzy Pacific podcast wins Northeast Public Radio popularity honors
1/5/16

Jazzy Pacific podcast wins Northeast Public Radio popularity honors

A podcast recorded by music Professor Keith Hatschek about jazz and civil rights drew more Internet traffic than any other Academic Minute recording in 2015. more

Annual literacy report card: Region’s third-graders remain at risk
12/14/15

Annual literacy report card: Region’s third-graders remain at risk

San Joaquin Literacy Report Card reveals progress and challenges in early reading more

White House taps Pacific student as “ambassador” to Asian American youth
12/4/15

White House taps Pacific student as “ambassador” to Asian American youth

Anne Wong, a doctoral student in University of the Pacific’s Gladys L. Benerd School of Education, has been selected by the White House Initiative on Asian American and Pacific Islanders to serve as an ambassador to its youth engagement program. more

Fantastic four sing their way to The Metropolitan Opera stage
12/4/15

Fantastic four sing their way to The Metropolitan Opera stage

Four recent graduates of University of the Pacific’s Conservatory of Music have been vying for a place in opera history more

New book explores genocide by starvation in Nazi Germany
12/3/15

New book explores genocide by starvation in Nazi Germany

Millions of Soviet soldiers in German captivity died of hunger during World War II - but their deaths were not the unexpected consequence of a war that took longer than anticipated, argues Gesine Gerhard, professor of history at University of the Pacific. more