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    International diplomat to join SIS faculty for fall 2014

    Arsene M. Balihuta, formerly Ugandan ambassador to Switzerland and the World Trade Organization and a current senior advisor to the president of Uganda, will teach a seminar on trade, diplomacy and international negotiations and will be a featured speaker at events during the fall term. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/International-diplomat-to-join-SIS-faculty-for-fall-semester.html

    University of the Pacific's Board of Regents voted to add four new members who bring complementary professional skills and leadership experience to the University's governing body more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Four-elected-to-University-of-the-Pacific-Board-of-Regents.html
    New athletics fields taking shape

    New University of the Pacific athletic facilities for field hockey, soccer and tennis are taking shape on the west edge of the campus in Stockton more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/New-athletics-fields-taking-shape.html
    Finding the genes behind smiles: Lifelong advocate of cleft prevention spreads word about research

    Marie M. Tolarova heads the Craniofacial Genetics Lab at Pacific’s Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, where she oversees the only cleft prevention research program in the country more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Finding-the-genes-behind-smiles-Lifelong-advocate-of-cleft-prevention-spreads-word-about-research.html
    Pacific researcher wins NIH grant to continue biochemical research

    The National Institutes of Health has awarded University of the Pacific’s Dr. William Chan a three-year, $367,000 grant to continue research toward a cure for cancer more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-researcher-wins-NIH-grant-to-continue-biochemical-research.html

    The student-led Medicare Part D program the 2013-14 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Student Community Engaged Service Award more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pharmacy-outreach-program-garners-national-community-service-award.html
    Brubeck Summer Jazz Colony goes international

    High school jazz musicians from the United Kingdom and Australia will join American counterparts in the Sierra Nevada to hone their skills through rigorous musical instruction and perform two public concerts during the 2014 Brubeck Summer Jazz Colony more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Brubeck-Summer-Jazz-Colony-goes-international.html

    The proposed 11 percent reduction in 2014 Cal Grants has been deferred, allowing the maximum award amount to remain for Pacific students who receive the need-based aid more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Cal-Grants-Reduction-Repealed-.html