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    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

    Students and the community received an unusual treat this Constitution Day: They heard what life was like on California's Supreme Court directly from the chief justice herself. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/September-2012/Supreme-Court-Justice-Demystifies-Life-as-a-Judge.html

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy made a surprise visit to Pacific McGeorge last week where he led a class discussion on the Constitution more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/September-2012/Surprise-Lecturer-at-Pacific-McGeorge-Constitutional-Law-Class.html

    University of the Pacific is sending less garbage to the landfill. Beginning this semester, Habitat for Humanity and Pacific partnered to rescue building materials, construction waste, and gently used furniture that is no longer needed more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/February-2012/Habitat-for-Humanity.html
    Sustainability Has a New Approach with “The Story of Stuff”

    Annie Leonard, a sustainability expert who created the viral video "The Story of Stuff," will challenge Pacificans to rethink their consumption habits and the need to change to sustain the environment more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/April-2012/The-Story-of-Stuff-Author-Visits-Pacific.html

    The effort to reduce energy costs for an existing building happened thanks to a unique collaboration between employees at Pacific's Physical Plant and a professor and three students in the School of Engineering and Computer Science more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/New-Chiller-on-Cowell-Saves-Energy.html
    SymphonicWind Ensemble Records At Famed Skywalker Studio

    Pacific students - through performance, production and promotion - are the driving forces behind a new CD by the University's Symphonic Wind Ensemble more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/April-2013/Pacific-Students-Perform-Record-and-Promote-Symphonic-Wind-Ensemble-Recording.html

    The Brubeck Institute has teamed up with Valley Brewing Company to bring live jazz to the Miracle Mile every week for the rest of the spring semester more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/February-2012/Take-Five-Jazz-Club-Launched.html
    Tapingo Expands to Pacific's E.A.T. Food Truck

    Students, faculty and staff on south campus (Stockton) will now have an easier time ordering food from the E.A.T. truck that is parked on weekdays by the Psychology/Communication building more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Tapingo-Expands-to-Pacifics-Food-Truck.html