Meet a future ambassador
5/27/15

Meet a future ambassador

Pacific economics major Nahid Kadirzada '16 receives 2015 Thomas R. Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship more

Digital Coptic project wins $190,000 NEH grant
5/27/15

Digital Coptic project wins $190,000 NEH grant

Associate Professor Caroline T. Schroeder has been awarded a new grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for a project to digitize Coptic texts and make them available to scholars. more

Getting babies ready for kindergarten
5/15/15

Getting babies ready for kindergarten

University of the Pacific, community partners launch program to help parents nurture pre-reading skills at home more

Super Bowl-winning coach and Pacific alumnus Pete Carroll '73 '78 revisits his college turf
5/13/15

Super Bowl-winning coach and Pacific alumnus Pete Carroll '73 '78 revisits his college turf

After two appearances at the Super Bowl, one Vince Lombardi trophy, two national college championships and a 97-19 record at football-powerhouse USC, Seattle Seahawks Head Coach Pete Carroll ’73, ’78 has returned to visit his alma mater. more

Bestselling novelist awards scholarships for aspiring teachers
5/8/15

Bestselling novelist awards scholarships for aspiring teachers

Recipients of the James Patterson Teacher Education Scholarship will receive $6,000 per year toward their education. more

4/19/15

Getting foster youth through college will take structured support, study concludes

The college graduation rate for students who have lived in foster care is 3 percent, among the lowest of any demographic group in the country. And this rate is unlikely to improve unless community colleges institute formal programs to assist foster youth both financially and academically. more

4/19/15

Schools must track academic progress of homeless students, researchers argue

Schools must track the academic progress of homeless students with as much care as they track special education, Title I and English language learner students, according to researchers at University of the Pacific. more

4/2/15

Pacific, partners bring together leaders for GradNation Community Summit

Pacific and other community leaders are holding a summit to improve high school graduation rates more

Football legend Eddie LeBaron Jr. '50, has died at 85
4/1/15

Football legend Eddie LeBaron Jr. '50, has died at 85

Edward “Eddie” LeBaron Jr., a member of the College Football Hall of Fame, war hero, NFL football star and successful attorney, died early April 1, 2015, in Stockton, California. more

3/26/15

University of the Pacific in talks with Drexel University to continue graduate programs in Sacramento

University of the Pacific announced that it has entered into talks with Drexel University to help Drexel complete its graduate degree programs in Sacramento and for Pacific to continue to offer some of these programs on Pacific’s graduate Sacramento campus. more