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    A vacation from school won’t be a vacation from learning for 40 low-income children participating in Stockton Summer United, a summer literacy program that launches this week at south Stockton’s Sierra Vista Homes and Conway Homes housing developments. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Stockton-unites-to-boost-summer-reading-among-low-income-children.html
    Student chemists pay it forward

    Pacific students donate $10,000 to support undergraduate research in chemistry and biochemistry. A matching gift challenge from the Stauffer Foundation, still under way, doubles the gift to $20,000. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/April-2014/Student-chemists-pay-it-forward.html

    Three Pacific students recently won highly sought-after awards that will allow them to travel abroad to study economics or continue their study in science fields here. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/April-2013/Fulbright-Goldwater-Winners.html
    Student-athlete injured in Isla Vista attacks

    Pacific men's water polo player, Nicholas Pasichuke, was among 13 people injured during the tragedy that took six lives in Isla Vista on Friday. Pasichuke was struck by the gunman's car and remains in the hospital with serious injuries. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Student-athlete-injured-in-Isla-Vista-attacks.html
    Student-Faculty Project Helps a Remote Chinese Village—and Earns Design Award

    Two Graphic Design students traveled to China with their professor for a “once-in-a-lifetime chance” to help a tiny mountain village preserve its cultural heritage.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Student-Faculty-Project-Helps-a-Remote-Chinese-Village—and-Earns-Design-Award.html
    Summer Jazz Colony Draws Top High School Musicians

    The Brubeck Institute Summer Jazz Colony at University of the Pacific draws together 18 of the best high school jazz musicians from throughout the country to hone their performance skills in the shadow of jazz greatness more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Summer-Jazz-Colony-Draws-Top-High-School-Musicians.html
    Summer reading list ideas from University of the Pacific faculty

    From a light history of nuts to a weighty translation of anti-capitalist Japanese literature, here are a few recent books by University of the Pacific faculty more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Summer-reading-list-ideas-from-University-of-the-Pacific-faculty.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