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    Stauffer Charitable Trust challenge grant to boost summer undergraduate research

    More Pacific undergraduates may have the opportunity to enhance their education with summer research in chemistry and biochemistry, thanks to a $500,000 challenge grant more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/February-2014/Stauffer-Charitable-Trust-challenge-grant-to-boost-summer-undergraduate-research.html

    The Stockton Cambodian Oral History Project was awarded a $10,000 grant by Cal Humanities to help with the Project's ongoing mission of chronicling the stories of Cambodian refugees and the richness of their invaluable contributions to the Stockton community more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Stockton-Cambodian-Oral-History-Project-receives-grant-award-from-Cal-Humanities.html
    Student chemists pay it forward

    Pacific students donate $10,000 to support undergraduate research in chemistry and biochemistry. A matching gift challenge from the Stauffer Foundation, still under way, doubles the gift to $20,000. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/April-2014/Student-chemists-pay-it-forward.html

    Three Pacific students recently won highly sought-after awards that will allow them to travel abroad to study economics or continue their study in science fields here. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/April-2013/Fulbright-Goldwater-Winners.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
    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
    Student-produced Video Memoir Becomes Promo for Theatre Arts Production

    What began as Ziheng Wang’s video memoir for his family and friends in China on his experience as a Theatre Arts major became a promotional video used by the Theatre Arts department, thanks to the encouragement of a beloved professor. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Student-produced-Video-Memoir-Becomes-Promo-for-Theatre-Arts-Production.html
    Telling Stories, Building Bridges

    Halima Lucas ’13, whose documentary, “Building Bridges,” was recently screened on campus, is using her love of film to tell the untold stories of underrepresented people. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/March-2013/Telling-Stories-Building-Bridges.html
    The Passing of an Icon - Remembering former Speech and Debate Coach Paul Winters

    Paul Winters, a beloved professor and mentor who led University of the Pacific’s debate team to national prominence, died Thursday, January 30, 2014. He was 89. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/February-2014/Former-Forensics-Coach-Paul-Winters-Passed-Away.html