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    2013 Distinguished Faculty Honoree

    For more than 40 years, English professor Diane Borden, Ph.D., has inspired two generations of thinkers, sharing her knowledge and enthusiasm for literature, film and learning with her students.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/November-2013/2013-Distinguished-Faculty-Honoree.html
    Pacific Professor reflects on his work with Nobel Prize-winning Chemist

    Chemistry Professor Jerry Tsai was excited to learn that his mentor and longtime friend, Stanford Professor Michael Levitt, received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry this past week more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/October-2013/Pacific-Professor-reflects-on-his-work-with-Nobel-Prize-winning-Chemist.html
    Student Turned Passion for Math into Community Success

    Just weeks after arriving at Pacific as a freshman in 2009, Alicia Still ’13 began working to share her love of math through a new event: the Pacific High School Math Competition.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/September-2013/Student-Turned-Passion-for-Math-into-Community-Success.html

    And the Award Goes to…Winners of the 2013-2014 Corson and Spanos Teaching Awards were announced during this year’s Fall Assembly. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/September-2013/Congratulations-to-2013-2014-Corson-and-Spanos-Teaching-Award-Winners.html
    Sociology Professor Explores the ‘Black, White, and Green’ of Farmers Markets

    In her latest book, Alison Hope Alkon, Ph.D., examines race, class and social justice at two contrasting farmers markets—and uncovers the limits of “voting with your fork.”  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Sociology-Professor-Explores-the-‘Black-White-and-Green’-of-Farmers-Markets.html
    Candida Moss to present 2013 Colliver Lecture Sept. 19

    Tales of Christian martyrs burned at the stake, facing fierce beasts, or fighting gladiators in Roman arenas have captivated peoples' imagination for centuries more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Candida-Moss-to-present-2013-Colliver-Lecture-Sept-19.html

    University of the Pacific again this fall becomes the regional center of education, culture, entertainment and athletics. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Pacific-is-the-Place-to-Be.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