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    Because violence against racial, ethnic and religious minorities continues to mar civil society, the Foundation for California presents a unique traveling exhibit of Holocaust education more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/-“The-Courage-to-Remember”-Holocaust-exhibit-opens-on-August-28-2012-at-the-University-of-the-Pacific.html
    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
    A Little Luck and a Pacific Education Help COP Communications Major Land Great Job a Month After Graduation

    When the opportunity for a full-time job with CBS Outdoor landed in Amanda Spellman’s lap, she was armed and ready with a strong resume and critical communication skills, which she developed at Pacific, to not only get an interview but land the job.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/A-Little-Luck-and-a-Pacific-Education-Help-COP-Communications-Major-Land-Great-Job-a-Month-After-Graduation.html

    Sephira Shuttlesworth, whose husband was a close colleague of Martin Luther King Jr., recently shared stories of the civil rights movement—and lessons for today—with the Intro to Ethnic Studies class. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/March-2013/An-Afternoon-with-a-Civil-Rights-Activist.html

    Your T-shirt purchase will help Athletic Training students raise funds for educational materials, exam fees and training conventions more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/February-2014/Athletic-Traning-Student-Fundraiser.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

    Nathaniel Mackey, an award-winning poet and Duke University professor, will present a poetry reading this Thursday.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/February-2013/Award-winning-Poet-Performs-Reading-Feb-28.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

    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

    Brian Klunk, Political Science, wrote a recent blog about the outreach efforts of Pacific Political Science major Kyle Sasai '14 and his mission to support local middle school students to prepare for high school and beyond. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Blog-Stop-Political-Science-Students-in-the-Community.html