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    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    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Cal-Grants-Reduction-Repealed-.html
    Order of Pacific recipients recognized during Commencement ceremonies

    Nine retiring faculty and administrators were recognized during Pacific's Commencement ceremonies with the Order of Pacific, the University's highest honor more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Order-of-Pacific-Recipients-recognized-during-Commencement-Ceremonies.html
    Law students’ “revenge porn” bill would protect victim privacy

    California last year became the second state in the union to make “revenge porn” a crime. But Pacific McGeorge School of Law students Marisa Shea and Christopher Wu felt more could be done. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Law-students-revenge-porn-bill-would-protect-victim-privacy.html

    Research conducted by Dr. Jim Mansoor and colleagues from UC Davis has contributed to a new drug treatment for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a deadly lung disease for which previously there has been no treatment outside of a lung transplant more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Physical-Therapy-professor’s-research-leads-to-new-treatment-of-deadly-lung-disease.html

    The 55th Annual PAA Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony on May 31 honored four alumni and an outstanding Pacific family  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-Alumni-Association-recognizes-outstanding-alumni.html

    A vacation from school won’t be a vacation from learning for 40 low-income children participating in Stockton Summer United, a summer literacy program that launches this week at south Stockton’s Sierra Vista Homes and Conway Homes housing developments. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Stockton-unites-to-boost-summer-reading-among-low-income-children.html

    With Pacific McGeorge School of Law's new Legislative and Public Policy Clinic, there's a new source of proposed laws in the state Capitol: McGeorge law students. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Legislative-Clinic-advances-five-new-bills-in-California-State-Legislature.html

    Crews will begin moving dirt on Tuesday, June 10, from the site of the former Amos Alonzo Stagg Memorial Stadium as construction continues on the new athletics complex more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Dirt-on-the-move.html