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    Stockton-Con coming to Spanos Center

    Comic book, movie, television and pop-culture fans will converge in Stockton this summer. They will be arriving for Stockton-Con, a new pop culture convention, that will be held at the Alex G. Spanos Center at University of the Pacific on Aug. 5 more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Stockton-Con-coming-to-Spanos-Center.html

    Stockton's very own Stockton-Con - a pop-culture convention that will feature comic book artists, local artists, gaming tournaments, and much more - will host an all-ages art contest where contestants must show off their best representation of "World's Greatest" Fantastic Four poster more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Art-Contest-at-Stockton-Con.html
    Bob Thomason Announces Retirement

    University of the Pacific Head Men's Basketball Coach Bob Thomason has announced that he will retire after the 2012-13 season more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Bob-Thomason-Announces-Retirement.html

    Two new members were elected and a third was re-elected to University of the Pacific's Board of Regents last month. All three will join the board on July 1 more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Three-Regents-Elected-to-Board.html

    Spellman, who graduated last week with a bachelor's degree, has landed a full-time communication job with CBS Outdoor  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Amanda-Spellman---Pacific-Graduate-Success-Story.html
    Pacific Student Named Pickering Fellow

    Khatijah Corey '13 was one of only 20 students selected to receive a Pickering Award, which includes money for two years of school, two 10-week internships with the U.S. Department of State, and a committment to work in the Foreign Service for three years after graduation more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Pacific-Student-Selected-for-Pickering-Award.html

    Two Pacific students were awarded prestigious Boren Scholarships this week, and a third student was named an alternate more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Three-Pacificans-Named-Boren-Scholars.html

    The Pacific Jazz Combo placed fifth at the annual Reno Jazz Festival this month. The group also received an "I" rating - the highest rating possible - among three judges at the event more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Jazz-Combo-Wins-Big-in-Reno.html

    California remains on the path of slow recovery according to the latest projection from the Business Forecasting Center at the University of the Pacific. For 2012 and 2013, real gross state product is forecast to grow at an average 2.5% rate for both 2012 and 2013, and jobs will increase at a 1.5% pace. In 2014 and beyond, the pace of recovery will gradually accelerate as housing and construction begin making a positive contribution to the economy. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/CALIFORNIA-AND-METRO-FORECAST-April-2012.html