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    Asian studies scholars converge on University of the Pacific

    Scholars from more than 65 universities around the world will gather at University of the Pacific June 5 through 7 for the 2015 Asian Studies on the Pacific West Coast Conference. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Asian-studies-scholars-converge-on-University-of-the-Pacific.html

    An associate justice for the California Court of Appeals and the deputy director for an education initiative of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation were elected in April to Pacific’s Board of Regents. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Two-elected-to-University-of-the-Pacifics-Board-of-Regents.html

    The California economy will maintain strong growth despite soft U.S. economic growth and a deepening drought, according to the latest projection from the Center for Business and Policy Research at the University of the Pacific. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/California-and-Metro-Forecast-May-2015.html
    Digital Coptic project wins $190,000 NEH grant

    Associate Professor Caroline T. Schroeder has been awarded a new grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for a project to digitize Coptic texts and make them available to scholars. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Digital-Coptic-project-wins-190000-NEH-grant.html
    Meet a future ambassador

    Pacific economics major Nahid Kadirzada '16 receives 2015 Thomas R. Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Meet-a-future-ambassador.html
    Getting babies ready for kindergarten

    University of the Pacific, community partners launch program to help parents nurture pre-reading skills at home more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Getting-babies-ready-for-kindergarten.html
    Super Bowl-winning coach and Pacific alumnus Pete Carroll '73 '78 revisits his college turf

    After two appearances at the Super Bowl, one Vince Lombardi trophy, two national college championships and a 97-19 record at football-powerhouse USC, Seattle Seahawks Head Coach Pete Carroll ’73, ’78 has returned to visit his alma mater. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Pete-Carroll-revisits-his-college-turf.html
    Four commencements in three cities to honor more than 2,000 new graduates

    University of the Pacific will confer some 2,029 degrees during four commencement ceremonies in three cities over the next six weeks. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Four-commencements-in-three-cities-to-honor-more-than-2000-new-graduates.html