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    Two noted experts on immigration law and a representative from the American Civil Liberties Union will discuss these laws, how politicians frame the issue during election years, and whether there is any hope of seeing comprehensive immigration reform in the near future more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Immigration-2012.html
    Pacific Achieves President’s Honor Roll for Community Service and Civic Engagement

    For the second time in four years, University of the Pacific was named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, which recognizes universities who are active within their community and give back to the local area more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Pacific-Named-to--Presidents-Honor-Roll.html

    University of the Pacific student Yelena Dyachek has made the finals of the Pacific Musical Society competition. The competition is considered to be one of the most competitive contests for young musicians on the West Coast more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Pacific-Student-in-Music-Society-Competition.html

    Natural resources, such as stones, tree branches, flowers, and mud are the materials artist Andy Goldsworthy uses to create stunning pieces of art. Whether it is sticks placed in a symmetrical shape more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Author-to-Discuss-Goldsworthy-Art.html

    Linda Ronstadt, known for such hits as "You're No Good," "Blue Bayou," and "Hurt So Bad" came up with the idea of installing a plaque in Stockton to commemorate participants in the Bracero program, and then personally wrote a check to cover the costs more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Bracero-Plaque-Purchased-by-Linda-Ronstadt.html
    Women as History-makers in California

    59th California History Institute, University of the Pacific, Preliminary Program & Registration Form more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Women-as-History-makers-in-California.html

    When the lights are turned down low and the movie starts in Zellerbach Hall at University of California at Berkeley  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Daniel-Ebbers-to-sing-in-Voices-of-Light.html

    Tom Krise, Dean of The College of the Pacific since 2008, was named president of Pacific Lutheran University in Parkland Washington, Wednesday afternoon. He will start his new position in June. Pacific will appoint an interim dean and will start the search process for a new dean later this year. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Dean-Krise-Appointed-President-at-Lutheran.html
    11th Annual Brubeck Festival to Explore Communities

    This year's annual Brubeck Festival, themed "Building Communities," features select performers who have created and sustained a culture of jazz music in the communities where they live, much like Brubeck did more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/February-2012/Brubeck-Festival-2012.html