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    Janet Y. Spears ’86 Honored by School of Engineering and Computer Science

    Janet Y. Spears, a 1986 Pacific graduate, this month was named the 2012 Distinguished Alumnus for The School of Engineering and Computer Science. Spears graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering and completed her master's degree at Purdue University in 1988.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Janet-Y-Spears-Alumna-Award.html

    University of the Pacific's Center for Professional and Continuing Education (CPCE) will roll-out of its first LEAN Processing Certificate Program, designed to give business owners and managers ideas on how to increase effectiveness without impacting quality or employee morale. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Go-LEAN-Workshop-for-businesses.html

    Dozens of college students, faculty members and college employees will show community pride on Feb. 11 when they clean up the Calaveras River Bike Path as part of University of the Pacific's 5th Annual Campus Day of Service. The event starts at 9:30 a.m. and runs until 12:30 p.m. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Fifth-Annual-Campus-Day-of-Service.html

    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