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    University of the Pacific released its third annual San Joaquin Literacy Report Card at a press conference in Stockton. The report card is part of Pacific’s Beyond Our Gates Reading by Third initiative, a collaborative effort to boost literacy among children throughout the region. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/September-2014/San-Joaquin-County-K-12-attendance-improves-but-other-literacy-indicators-drop.html
    U.S. News again ranks Pacific in tier one of "national" universities

    University of the Pacific ranked seventh among California’s top private “national” universities in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 Best Colleges ratings. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/September-2014/US-News-2015-rankings.html
    Pacific welcomes nearly 2,000 new students to campuses in three cities

    University of the Pacific welcomed a diverse, talented class of more than 1,100 new freshman and transfer students and more than 850 new graduate and professional students more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-welcomes-nearly-2000-new-students-to-campuses-in-three-cities.html
    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