Content tagged "College of the Pacific"


    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

    Four University of the Pacific undergraduates have been awarded prestigious summer fellowships that will take them from Princeton and MIT to Tokyo.  more
    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
    Students invent low-cost device to screen for hearing loss

    A device developed by UPacific students to provide low-cost hearing screenings is in the running for a $10,000 prize in a national competition more
    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
    Topology and the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics

    The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded this year to David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz (incidentally 3 Britons working at US universities) for discoveries in topological phase transitions. What does that mean?  more