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    Single mother who was once homeless takes control of her education and her life

    Ashley Baxter’s road to graduation has been marked by financial challenges, periods of homelessness and a battle with dyslexia, but it is not one she has had to travel alone. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Sociology-major-Ashley-Baxter.html
    Willie Tatum walks at Commencement nearly 30 years after earning degree

    For 51-year-old Willie Tatum, walking across the stage at Pacific's Commencement ceremony May 12 was the fulfillment of a life-long dream, a promise kept and, he hopes, a source of inspiration. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Willie-Tatum-walks-at-Commencement-nearly-30-years-after-earning-degree.html
    McGeorge Professor McCaffrey to Receive Distinguished Elisabeth Haub Award

    2018 award recipient law professor Stephen McCaffrey is being recognized for his lifetime of service in the development of international environmental law and for his work as special rapporteur for the International Law Commission developing the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/McGeorge-Professor-McCaffrey-to-Receive-Distinguished-Elisabeth-Haub-Award.html
    Viktoria Tamas becomes Pacific's second NCAA Elite 90 athlete for 2017-18

    Women's water polo Player Viktoria Tamas and men's water polo player Andrea De Nardi won the prestigious Elite 90 award for athletic and academic achievement at each of the 2017-18 NCAA Championships. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Viktoria-Tamas-becomes-Pacifics-second-NCAA-Elite-90-athlete-for-2017-18.html
    English grad combines love of literature and nature

    Eric Orosco's time at Pacific has been a whirlwind of exploration in literature, poetry, film and theater more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/English-grad-combines-love-of-literature-and-nature.html
    Twin pharmacists inspired to serve others

    Twin sisters and graduates of Pacific's doctor of pharmacy program will add one more shared experience to their long list of milestones. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Twin-pharmacists-inspired-to-serve-others.html

    Pacific's Class of 2018 is made up of 1,986 future pharmacists, lawyers, teachers, engineers, data scientists and more receiving degrees over the next several weeks. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Pacific-graduates-nearly-2000-pharmacists-lawyers-teachers.html
    Nothing was going to stop this go-getter from achieving her dream

    When it came to choosing mechanical engineering as a major, Marielle Cortez thought about how the environment she grew up in had influenced her personality and interests. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Nothing-was-going-to-stop-this-go-getter-from-achieving-her-dream.html
    Non-traditional student, mother of three following dream to pursue career

    Juanitas is not your "traditional" Pacific student. She is a working mother of three who decided to make her education a priority. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Non-traditional-student-mother-of-three-following-dream-to-pursue-career.html
    Applied math student wins Pacific Forensics’ first national championship in over 30 years

    Freshman Cassidy Johnson '21 finished first overall in the Novice Division of Poetry Interpretation at the National Forensic Association's National Championship Tournament. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2018/May-2018/Applied-math-student-wins-Pacific-Forensics’-first-National-Championship-in-over-30-years.html