Content tagged "University News"


    Four commencements in three cities to honor more than 2,000 new graduates

    University of the Pacific will confer some 2,029 degrees during four commencement ceremonies in three cities over the next six weeks. more

    University of the Pacific's Board of Regents voted to add four new members who bring complementary professional skills and leadership experience to the University's governing body more
    Fracking report a ‘road map’ to safer energy production in California

    Pacific’s William T. Stringfellow was part of a team of scientists who prepared an independent assessment of oil well stimulation treatments, including hydraulic fracturing or fracking.  more‘road-map’-to-safer-energy-production-in-California.html
    Free clinics help Medicare enrollees save on drug costs; offer health screenings

    Student pharmacists from University of the Pacific’s Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences will hold health clinics in seven cities throughout Northern California this fall to help Medicare beneficiaries save on their prescription drug costs and better understand their medications. more
    Free clinics help seniors save on prescription costs

    University of the Pacific Pharmacy students will hold free clinics in eight Northern California cities this fall to help Medicare beneficiaries. more
    Gay civil rights activist dedicates Rainbow Resource & Study Room at his alma mater

    Fulfilling a dream of gay civil rights activist and alumnus Bill Jones, University of the Pacific has created a new Rainbow Resource & Study Room. more
    Getting babies ready for kindergarten

    University of the Pacific, community partners launch program to help parents nurture pre-reading skills at home more

    The college graduation rate for students who have lived in foster care is 3 percent, among the lowest of any demographic group in the country. And this rate is unlikely to improve unless community colleges institute formal programs to assist foster youth both financially and academically. more

    For 75 years, University of the Pacific has educated music therapists who have become leaders in their field. They will gather Saturday at a symposium to celebrate this legacy. more