Content tagged "University News"


    Summer reading list ideas from University of the Pacific faculty

    From a light history of nuts to a weighty translation of anti-capitalist Japanese literature, here are a few recent books by University of the Pacific faculty more
    Pacific student headed to India as Fulbright scholar

    John Langdon, COP '14, will spend nine months studying the history of Jazz in early twentieth-century India on a Fulbright research grant. more
    Professor Gary Litton selected for 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award

    Litton won Pacific's highest teaching prize for his personal attention to each student and his emphasis on experiential learning, an approach that enables students to learn by doing. more
    2014 Commencement ceremonies in three cities will honor nearly 2,000 new graduates

    Pacific expects to award 950 bachelor's degrees, 356 master's degrees and 660 doctoral degrees during four commencement ceremonies over the next six weeks more
    Vice President Patrick Cavanaugh to retire

    The University community honored its CFO and recognized the accomplishments of his 17-year tenure during a reception on May 1 more
    Student chemists pay it forward

    Pacific students donate $10,000 to support undergraduate research in chemistry and biochemistry. A matching gift challenge from the Stauffer Foundation, still under way, doubles the gift to $20,000. more
    Brubeck Institute receives endowed scholarship gift

    A Dave and Iola Brubeck contemporary has given University of the Pacific a $500,000 gift for an endowed scholarship. more