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    Free clinics help Medicare enrollees save on drug costs; offer health screenings

    Student pharmacists from University of the Pacific’s Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences will hold health clinics in seven cities throughout Northern California this fall to help Medicare beneficiaries save on their prescription drug costs and better understand their medications. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/September-2014/Free-Medicare-Clinics.html
    Free clinics help seniors save on prescription costs

    University of the Pacific Pharmacy students will hold free clinics in eight Northern California cities this fall to help Medicare beneficiaries. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/September-2013/Pharmacy-clinics.html

    Starting Nov. 6, Pacific started collecting all its frying oil and giving it to companies that distribute it to biodiesel manufacturers who use it to fuel diesel-engine vehicles. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Biodiesel-Feature.html
    Get a Haircut, Have Your Blood Pressure and Blood Glucose Checked

    From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 12, students in University of the Pacific's Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will be at the barber shops to offer free blood pressure and diabetes testing for customers more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Black-Barbershop-Health-Outreach-Program.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
    Gospelfest
    GospelfestJan 17, 2012

    James Fortune and Deon Kipping, two nationally known gospel music artists, will headline this year's Gospelfest, an annual concert University of the Pacific puts on as part of its Black History Month celebration. Co-sponsored by San Joaquin Delta College, the event is Saturday, Feb. 4 in the Warren Atherton Auditorium at Delta College, 5151 Pacific Ave more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Two-Nationally-Known-Artists-to-Headline-Pacific’s-Gospelfest-Concert-.html
    Grammy Award-Winning Anthony Hamilton to Lecture, Perform for Black History Month

    Grammy Award -winning singer Anthony Hamilton, who also serves as the national spokesman for Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), is the keynote speaker for the 2013 Black History Celebration at University of the Pacific more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/November-2012/Anthony-Hamilton-to-Headline-Black-History-Month.html
    Grandson of early Pacific alumnus to keynote Pacific's Japanese Cultural Festival

    Muto’s fascinating story is among many examples of rich Japanese life, in the Central Valley and beyond, featured during Pacific’s Japanese Cultural Festival, throughout the month of October more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/October-2012/Grandson-of-early-Pacific-alumnus-to-keynote-University-of-the-Pacific-Japanese-Cultural-Festival.html

    For 75 years, University of the Pacific has educated music therapists who have become leaders in their field. They will gather Saturday at a symposium to celebrate this legacy. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/March-2014/Music-therapy-symposium.html