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    Performing in the first-ever U.S.-Russian Rising Stars Jazz Band, the BIJQ continued Dave Brubeck’s legacy of promoting international understanding through music and culture more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Brubeck-Institute-Jazz-Quintet-Salutes-Jazz-Diplomacy-in-Nations-Capital.html
    University of the Pacific receives $125 million gift

    University of the Pacific has received an estimated $125 million from the estate of the late Robert and Jeannette Powell, the largest gift in the university's 162-year history and among the biggest single bequests to any institution of higher education in the United States. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Pacific-receives-125-million-gift.html
    Pacific Beyond Our Gates Recognized with Community Awards

    Two community organizations recently honored the University outreach efforts to improve the lives of children and to advance literacy in San Joaquin County. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Pacific-Beyond-Our-Gates-Recognized-with-Community-Awards.html
    Pacific Professor reflects on his work with Nobel Prize-winning Chemist

    Chemistry Professor Jerry Tsai was excited to learn that his mentor and longtime friend, Stanford Professor Michael Levitt, received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry this past week more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Pacific-Professor-reflects-on-his-work-with-Nobel-Prize-winning-Chemist.html
    Homecoming 2013 - Something for Everyone

    From reunions and concerts to faculty presentations and wine tasting-- not to mention the traditional Lip Sync competition and Midnight Mania and the return of the beloved Homecoming Parade-- it’s a weekend not to be missed more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Homecoming-2013---Something-for-Everyone.html

    Students and faculty members volunteer at events, establish new initiative for sustained outreach to youth, seniors and other communities. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Dental-Students-Widen-Their-SCOPE-During-Fall-Outreach.html
    Free clinics help seniors save on prescription costs

    University of the Pacific Pharmacy students will hold free clinics in eight Northern California cities this fall to help Medicare beneficiaries. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/September-2013/Pharmacy-clinics.html
    Bestselling author awards scholarships for aspiring teachers

    James Patterson has awarded scholarships to eight University of the Pacific students who aspire to be teachers. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/September-2013/Patterson-scholarships.html