news

    University of the Pacific Earns High Marks for Sustainability, Small Classes, Value and Inclusion

    University of the Pacific ranks No. 8 among California colleges for its student-teacher ratio, in the top 1 percent of private colleges nationally for its "return on investment," and among the top 40 percent of campuses across the country in sustainability, according to a spate of recently released college rankings more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/University-of-the-Pacific-earns-high-marks.html
    University of the Pacific Honors Distinguished School of Engineering and Computer Science Alumnus

    A 1962 University of the Pacific graduate who has distinguished himself as a successful engineer and community leader was named the 2013 Distinguished Alumni at the School of Engineering and Computer Science Senior Banquet more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/University-of-the-Pacific-Honors-Distinguished-School-of-Engineering-and-Computer-Science-Alumnus.html

    Today, University of the Pacific launched a new partnership with Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car-sharing network, to offer a Zipcar car-sharing program on campus more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/January-2012/Zipcar-At-Pacific.html

    Professor Ken Albala of University of the Pacific presented his paper, “Italianità in America: A history of the cultural politics and social construction of authentic Italian cuisine in the U.S.,” June 8-9 at Food Conference: Perugia, an international convention on the history and culture of Italian food. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/University-of-the-Pacific-professor-participates-in-Italian-food-conference.html
    University of the Pacific receives $125 million gift

    University of the Pacific has received an estimated $125 million from the estate of the late Robert and Jeannette Powell, the largest gift in the university's 162-year history and among the biggest single bequests to any institution of higher education in the United States. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Pacific-receives-125-million-gift.html

    Pacific's Stockton campus will soon have an organic community garden that will produce a cornucopia of fresh fruits and vegetables for students and local food banks  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/April-2012/University-to-Build-Organic-Garden.html

    University of the Pacific has been given a generous donation to help sustain the annual High School Math Competition and its mission to challenge local high school students and enhance their critical thinking and math skills more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/April-2013/University-of-the-Pacific’s-Annual-High-School-Math-Competition-Receives--Integral-Support.html
    University-led collaboration to promote early literacy earns national honor

    The honor recognizes communities for energy, mobilization and creativity in working to ensure more children are strong readers by the time they leave third grade.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/January-2014/University-led-collaboration-to-promote-early-literacy-earns-national-honor.html

    The University's entrance at Pershing Avenue and Larry Heller Drive/West Alpine Avenue has been closed to vehicle traffic because of flooding in the area more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/November-2012/Pershing-Ave-Entrance-Closed-Due-to-Flooding.html