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    Arlene Wesley Cash appointed Vice Provost for Enrollment Management

    The former vice president for enrollment management of Spelman College in Atlanta, Cash is a higher education leader with more than 30 years of experience in enrollment management. She will assume her new role at Pacific on Dec. 1. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Arlene-Wesley-Cash-appointed-Vice-Provost-for-Enrollment-Management.html
    Athletics Starts Hide and Seek Contest

    Using it recently established Instagram account at http://instagram.com/Pacifictigers, athletics is hiding prizes on campus, taking photos of the location of the prize, and posting them online more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Athletics-Starts-Hide-and-Seek-Contest.html
    Athletics to Honor Three Alumni with 2013 Amos Alonzo Stagg Award of Honor

    Pacific will recognize distinguished alumni Bob Gaughran '57, Luci Lagrimas '86 and Mark Nordquist '68 at the Amos Alonzo Stagg Awards Luncheon on Jan. 25 more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/January-2014/Amos-Alonzo-Stagg-Awards-Luncheon-Honors-Three.html
    Author Matt de la Pena to Headline Latino Heritage Month

    Matt de la Peña '96, author, creative writing instructor, Pacific alum and Tiger basketball player, will headline this year's Latino Heritage Month celebration. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/September-2012/Author-Matt-de-la-Pena-to-Headline-Latino-Heritage-Month.html

    Poet Javier Sicilia vowed never to write another poem again after his son was killed by a drug cartel more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/April-2012/Mexicos-National-Emergency.html
    Beating the Odds: Pacific professor, two alumni shine in national spotlight

    The U.S. Supreme Court action this week on landmark same-sex marriage cases placed two University of the Pacific alumni and a faculty member prominently in to the national spotlight more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/March-2013/Beating-the-Odds-Pacific-professor-two-alumni-shine-in-national-spotlightthe-Decade-Prop-8-.html
    Bestselling author awards scholarships for aspiring teachers

    James Patterson has awarded scholarships to eight University of the Pacific students who aspire to be teachers. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/September-2013/Patterson-scholarships.html

    The members of the Beyond Our Gates Community Council, a collaborative effort between University of the Pacific and several community organizations, announced they will pay for a freelance grant writer to help San Joaquin County's many non-profit organizations  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Beyond-Our-Gates-Brings-a-Grant-Writer-to-SJ-County.html

    Bill Herrin, a professor of economics in the College of the Pacific and the former chair of the Department of Economics, was appointed the director of the School of International Studies more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/October-2012/Director-of-SIS-Appointed.html

    Members of the Stockton community can receive free screenings for blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes during the annual Black Barbershop Health Outreach Program more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Black-Barbershop-Health-Outreach-2013.html