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    Pacific remembers Maya Angelou

    Students, staff, faculty and alumni reflect on the legacy of Dr. Maya Angelou, who delivered an unforgettable convovation address to the University of the Pacific Class of 1993 on Commencement weekend. The renowned author, artist and activist passed away this week at age 86. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/It’s-given-to-us-to-live-but-once.html
    Pacific researcher wins NIH grant to continue biochemical research

    The National Institutes of Health has awarded University of the Pacific’s Dr. William Chan a three-year, $367,000 grant to continue research toward a cure for cancer more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-researcher-wins-NIH-grant-to-continue-biochemical-research.html
    Pacific Researchers Discover Potential Drug Treatment for Heart Failure

    A team of researchers at the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has discovered a potential drug to prevent FAC. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Pacific-Researchers-Discover-Potential-Heart-Failure-Drug.html
    Pacific Sociology Professor Among the Nation’s Rising Academic Stars

    A University of the Pacific medical sociology professor has been recognized by a leading academic publication as one of a dozen "rising academic stars" from across the nation who have emerged as leaders in their fields more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/February-2013/Pacific-Sociology-Professor-Among-the-Nation’s-Rising-Academic-Stars.html
    Pacific Student Clarinet Quartet Invited to Perform in Italy

    The Concinnity Quartet, comprised of undergraduate students at University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music, has recently been invited to perform a recital at the International Clarinet Association ClarinetFest 2013 in Assisi, Italy. This event is the pinnacle forum for clarinetists in the world. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/February-2013/Clarinet-Quartet-Invited-to-Perform-in-Italy.html
    Pacific student headed to India as Fulbright scholar

    John Langdon, COP '14, will spend nine months studying the history of Jazz in early twentieth-century India on a Fulbright research grant. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-student-headed-to-India-as-Fulbright-scholar.html
    Pacific students give 60,000 hours to 20,000 in need

    Pacific students last year performed community service, provided health care and legal assistance, and raised money for charitable causes. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/December-2014/Pacific-students-give-60000-hours-to-20000-in-need.html
    Pacific Students Receive Inaugural Fellowship at Clinton Global Initiative Conference

    Naveed Ahmed ’13 and Chad Fraga ’14 will receive a $3,000 fellowship and resources to support their commitment to help at-risk high school students in Stockton more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/April-2013/Two-Pacific-Students-Receive-Inaugural-Outstanding-Resolution-Fellowship-at-CGI-U.html
    Pacific students’ volunteerism, fundraising make major impact

    University of the Pacific students last year logged more than 50,000 hours of community service, provided health care and legal assistance to more than 32,000 people in underserved communities, and raised more than $63,000 for charitable causes more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/December-2013/Pacific-students-volunteerism-fundraising-make-major-impact.html