Noteworthy

1/13/16

Noteworthy Newsletter | January 2016

Highlighting recent faculty and staff accomplishments and scholarly activities more

NSF grant takes chemistry students to the Netherlands
1/5/16

NSF grant takes chemistry students to the Netherlands

University of the Pacific chemistry Professor Jianhua Ren was awarded a new grant from the National Science Foundation this fall for her research on peptides, the building blocks of proteins. 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

Biology student sets sail for dental school with Navy scholarship
12/18/15

Biology student sets sail for dental school with Navy scholarship

Pacific biology major Alan Williams '16 has been accepted into the U.S. Navy's Health Professions Scholarship Program, a highly selective program for students who aspire to careers in the medical field. more

12/10/15

Noteworthy Newsletter - Dec. 2015

Faculty and staff accomplishments, scholarly activity and artistic endeavors reported over the past month 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

Student engineers send tiger into space
11/25/15

Student engineers send tiger into space

Pacific engineering students and faculty helped test launch a tiny satellite carrying a payload they designed. more