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    John Muir legacy lives strong at Pacific

    A connection to John Muir runs deep at University of the Pacific – blood and books deep. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/March-2014/John-Muir-legacy-lives-strong-at-Pacific.html
    Pacific Mourns the Passing of Iola Whitlock Brubeck

    Iola Brubeck, widow and lifelong collaborator of jazz great Dave Brubeck, died earlier this month at her home in Connecticut. The couple met at College of the Pacific. She graduated in 1945; he graduated in 1942. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/March-2014/Iola-Brubeck-Dies-at-90.html
    Pacific McGeorge to Celebrate 90th Anniversary

    On March 15, Pacific McGeorge School of Law will celebrate its 90th academic year with a student-led celebration at the Sheraton Grand in Sacramento. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/March-2014/McGeorge-to-Celebrate-90th-Anniversary.html
    University of the Pacific Dedicates New San Francisco Campus

    University of the Pacific has dedicated a new San Francisco campus, expanding its presence in one of the world’s great cities and marking one of the most important milestones in its 163-year history. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/March-2014/Dedicating-New-San-Francisco-Campus.html

    The civil engineering professor and chair was selected for this award in recognition of his unexcelled reputation for scholarship, collegiality, dependability, integrity and sincere care for students that exemplify the teacher/scholar faculty model at Pacific. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/March-2014/Professor-Litton-2014-Distinguished-Faculty-Award.html
    All-Star Line-up for Brubeck Festival 2014 "Coast to Coast"

    Al Jarreau, Eddie Palmieri and Terri Lyne Carrington highlight the Stockton concert series for this year's festival beginning March 27 more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/February-2014/All-Star-Line-up-for-Brubeck-Festival-2014-Coast-to-Coast-.html
    Stagg Stadium removal to begin; new Athletics facilities coming this fall

    University of the Pacific announced Feb. 24, 2014, that work to remove Amos Alonzo Stagg Memorial Stadium will begin this week to make room for new athletics facilities, including a dedicated tennis complex, and new fields for soccer and field hockey. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/February-2014/Stagg-Stadium-removal-to-begin.html
    Stauffer Charitable Trust challenge grant to boost summer undergraduate research

    More Pacific undergraduates may have the opportunity to enhance their education with summer research in chemistry and biochemistry, thanks to a $500,000 challenge grant more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/February-2014/Stauffer-Charitable-Trust-challenge-grant-to-boost-summer-undergraduate-research.html

    Margaret E. O’Kane is President of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), an independent, nonprofit organization that improves health care quality through measurement, transparency and accountability more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/February-2014/School-Named-Margaret-E-OKane-as-Commencement-Speaker.html