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    Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta Builds Teamwork

    Aspiring engineers took to the water Sept. 29 in Pacific’s Cardboard Boat Regatta, an annual event in which first-year engineering students design, build and sail boats made only of unwaxed cardboard and duct tape.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/October-2017/Annual-Cardboard-Boat-Regatta-Builds-Teamwork.html
    Pacific students take on River of Skulls for Army Corps of Engineers

    Students new to Pacific fixed benches, raked debris from trails and helped to repair a portion of the River of Skulls Nature Trail that was washed out over the past year.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/October-2017/Pacific-students-take-on-River-of-Skulls-for-Army-Corps-of-Engineers.html
    Pacific climbs up Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education rankings for 2018

    University of the Pacific climbed to No. 117 in the second annual university rankings conducted by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education for 2018. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/September-2017/Pacific-climbs-up-Wall-Street-JournalTimes-Higher-Education-rankings-for-2018.html
    Spanos Center to get much needed upgrades from Spanos family

    The donation will be used for multi-phased improvements, including updating the video boards and installing energy efficient LED lights. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/September-2017/Spanos-Center-to-get-much-needed-upgrades-from-Spanos-family.html
    Pacific launches crowdfunding effort to complete Moscone documentary

    Driven to preserve the legacy of one of its truly accomplished alumni, Pacific launched a crowdfunding effort to raise $50,000 to complete a documentary film on George Moscone more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/September-2017/Pacific-launches-crowdfunding-effort-to-complete-Moscone-documentary.html
    Political science alumnus Max Vargas talks about his immigrant experience

    Max Vargas landed in Ecuador all alone at 5 years old, no parents or siblings with him, waylaid by an erratic South American airline schedule or some booking foul up. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/September-2017/Political-science-alumnus-Max-Vargas-talks-about-his-immigrant-experience.html
    Pacific ranked top-10 among California colleges

    Pacific has emerged as one of the top-10 universities in California in the latest U.S. News & World Report national rankings  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/September-2017/Pacific-ranked-top-10-among-California-colleges-.html
    Pacific’s athletic director to retire

    Ted Leland, a nationally recognized leader of collegiate athletics programs who has held several key positions at Pacific, today announced he will retire from his position Oct. 23. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2017/August-2017/Pacific’s-athletic-director-to-retire.html