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    Is it really give and take? New research examines how young people talk about oral sex

    New research conducted by Pacific sociologist Ruth Lewis finds that, when it comes to oral sex, disparities persist – and young men and women tend to gloss over these gender inequalities. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2016/April-2016/New-research-examines-how-young-people-talk-about-oral-sex.html

    More than 600 students from Stockton, Lodi and Elk Grove Unified School districts will descend on Pacific tomorrow for an annual competition meant to show that learning math and science can be fun more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/April-2014/Math-Steeplechase-adds-up-to-excitement-for-local-students.html
    Meet the Outstanding Seniors of 2015

    College of the Pacific Awarded nearly 500 diplomas on May 9, 2015. Meet some of the outstanding seniors from the graduating class. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/Academics/Schools-and-Colleges/College-of-the-Pacific/Meet-the-Outstanding-Seniors-of-2015.html
    New book explores genocide by starvation in Nazi Germany

    Millions of Soviet soldiers in German captivity died of hunger during World War II - but their deaths were not the unexpected consequence of a war that took longer than anticipated, argues Gesine Gerhard, professor of history at University of the Pacific. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/October-2015/New-book-explores-genocide-by-starvation-in-Nazi-Germany.html

    College of the Pacific launched a new public lecture series, "X-Boundaries," that will bring together faculty from across disciplines for an academic conversation about current controversial topics. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2016/February-2016/New-lecture-series-launches-with-talk-on-terrorism.html
    NSF grant takes chemistry students to the Netherlands

    University of the Pacific chemistry Professor Jianhua Ren was awarded a new grant from the National Science Foundation this fall for her research on peptides, the building blocks of proteins. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2016/January-2016/NSF-grant-takes-chemistry-students-to-the-Netherlands.html

    Louise Stark, Simalee Smith-Stubblefield and Caroline Cox were recognized during Pacific's Commencement ceremonies with the Order of Pacific, the University's highest honor more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Three-faculty-members-receive-the-Order-of-Pacific-during-Commencement-on-May-9.html

    Physics professor James Hetrick, Education professor Anthony Serna and emeritus sport sciences professor Connor Sutton were recognized for their lifelong mentoring of students and alumni more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/November-2015/Faculty-Mentor-Awards-2015.html