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    Mayor Ann Johnston meets with Pacific students about the Read To Me Stockton program more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Read-To-Me-Stockton-.html

    University of the Pacific's Athletic Department, along with the Benerd School of Education and the Library & Literacy Foundation for San Joaquin County are teaming up to "Take a Time Out for Reading" promotion  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Time-Out-for-Reading.html

    Today, University of the Pacific launched a new partnership with Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car-sharing network, to offer a Zipcar car-sharing program on campus more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Zipcar-At-Pacific.html
    Zipcar’s Car Sharing Program is Coming to University of the Pacific

    Starting this month, University of the Pacific is providing a smarter, cheaper, more sustainable form of transportation to its campus community - the Zipcar service more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Zipcar-Student-Reaction.html
    Academy Award Winner and LGBT Rights Activist to Speak at Pacific

    Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black is the keynote speaker to the Western Regional Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, and Ally (LGBTQIA) conference at Pacific. He will discuss his career and his activism in the LGBT community.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Dustin-Lance-Black-Visits-Pacific.html

    More positive economic data at the end of 2011 has raised hopes for the economy, but continued weakness in the housing market, weaker demand for exports, and contracting government spending will prevent the recovery from gathering further momentum according to the Business Forecasting Center more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Positive-Signs-for-the-Economy.html

    Doblmeier, an acclaimed Emmy-award-winning documentarian, specializes in films about religious believers and their impact on the world. He will speak at Pacific for the annual Colliver Lecture series at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23 in the Alumni House on the Stockton campus more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Colliver-Lecture-2012.html
    Gospelfest
    GospelfestJan 17, 2012

    James Fortune and Deon Kipping, two nationally known gospel music artists, will headline this year's Gospelfest, an annual concert University of the Pacific puts on as part of its Black History Month celebration. Co-sponsored by San Joaquin Delta College, the event is Saturday, Feb. 4 in the Warren Atherton Auditorium at Delta College, 5151 Pacific Ave more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Two-Nationally-Known-Artists-to-Headline-Pacific’s-Gospelfest-Concert-.html

    Starting Nov. 6, Pacific started collecting all its frying oil and giving it to companies that distribute it to biodiesel manufacturers who use it to fuel diesel-engine vehicles. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Biodiesel-Feature.html

    Just a few days before the holiday break, employees with support services made a startling discovery while removing an old chalk board from a classroom in Baun Hall more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Stained-Glass-Window.html