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8/1/17

Center for Teaching and Learning enhancing support for Sacramento faculty

CTL Instructional Designer Erica Peppers is available to consult with faculty, administrators and instructional staff on the Sacramento Campus on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. more

6/13/17

Pacific takes center stage at San Francisco economic and workforce summit

Provost Maria Pallavicini gave opening remarks and led a panel discussion at the June 6 sold-out event that drew more than 250 leaders from business, health care, public policy and more. more

6/2/17

Congratulations to newly promoted and tenured faculty

Please join us in congratulating the following faculty upon their promotion and/or tenure: more

Edith Sparks appointed vice provost for Undergraduate Education
6/2/17

Edith Sparks appointed vice provost for Undergraduate Education

Provost Maria Pallavicini is pleased to announce that Pacific history department chair Edith (Edie) Sparks has been appointed as the new vice provost for Undergraduate Education. She will begin her appointment August 14, 2017. more

Patricia Campbell appointed dean of University College
5/19/17

Patricia Campbell appointed dean of University College

Campbell is the vice president and dean of graduate studies at the American Public University System and brings a broad background in both nonprofit and for-profit education sectors more

New Dean of the Graduate School Appointed
5/11/17

New Dean of the Graduate School Appointed

Provost Maria Pallavicini is pleased to announce that Thomas Naehr has been appointed Dean of the Graduate School. Naehr comes to Pacific from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMU-CC), where he has served as the Associate Dean of Graduate Studies since 2013. He begins his appointment July 7, 2017. more

2017 Faculty Retirement Reception Recap
5/11/17

2017 Faculty Retirement Reception Recap

On April 26, members of the Pacific community gathered to celebrate retiring faculty members on their many years of teaching and service. This year’s annual Retirement Reception, hosted by the Office of the Provost and the Emeriti Society, honored six retiring faculty members. more

5/11/17

Recap of Inaugural Faculty Development Leave Showcase

On April 27, the Office of the Provost hosted its inaugural Faculty Development Leave Showcase to give faculty who were on leave during the 2015-16 academic year the opportunity to present to the Pacific community the work they were doing while on leave. more

5/11/17

Research Day 2017 Recap

On Saturday, April 29, Pacific's annual events Research Day and Pacific Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference (PURCC) combined for the third year in a row to celebrate faculty, staff and student research and scholarship. more

Cindy Ostberg Named 2017 Law Day Recipient
5/11/17

Cindy Ostberg Named 2017 Law Day Recipient

On May 3, the San Joaquin County Bar Association awarded its 2017 Law Day Award to Dr. Cindy Ostberg, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Pacific Legal Scholars Program. The Law Day Award is presented annually to recognize individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions to the local legal community. Dr. Ostberg was honored for the Pacific Legal Scholars program, which she developed and has led since 2007. more