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

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

Janet Y. Spears ’86 Honored by School of Engineering and Computer Science
1/30/12

Janet Y. Spears ’86 Honored by School of Engineering and Computer Science

Janet Y. Spears, a 1986 Pacific graduate, this month was named the 2012 Distinguished Alumnus for The School of Engineering and Computer Science. Spears graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering and completed her master's degree at Purdue University in 1988.  more

1/25/12

Read To Me Stockton

Mayor Ann Johnston meets with Pacific students about the Read To Me Stockton program more

Zipcar’s Car Sharing Program is Coming to University of the Pacific
1/24/12

Zipcar’s Car Sharing Program is Coming to University of the Pacific

Starting this month, University of the Pacific is providing a smarter, cheaper, more sustainable form of transportation to its campus community - the Zipcar service more

1/24/12

University of the Pacific Partners with Zipcar to Offer Car Sharing on Campus

Today, University of the Pacific launched a new partnership with Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car-sharing network, to offer a Zipcar car-sharing program on campus more

1/24/12

Pacific To Host Time Out For Reading Promotion This Saturday

University of the Pacific's Athletic Department, along with the Benerd School of Education and the Library & Literacy Foundation for San Joaquin County are teaming up to "Take a Time Out for Reading" promotion  more

Academy Award Winner and LGBT Rights Activist to Speak at Pacific
1/23/12

Academy Award Winner and LGBT Rights Activist to Speak at Pacific

Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black is the keynote speaker to the Western Regional Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, and Ally (LGBTQIA) conference at Pacific. He will discuss his career and his activism in the LGBT community.  more