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    Research, Race and Poetry Readings: One Student’s Diverse Path at Pacific

    From creating an undergraduate research conference to opening for a renowned African-American poet, Danielle Procope ’14 has learned that students “can pretty much make anything happen” at Pacific. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/February-2013/Research-Race-and-Poetry-Readings-One-Student’s-Diverse-Path-at-Pacific.html

    Dr. Caroline Cox began her new assignment as College of the Pacific’s Interim Dean this week as the university undergoes a formal search to replace former dean, Thomas Krise, who is now President of Pacific Lutheran University in Washington.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Respected-History-Professor-Steps-Into-Interim-Dean-Role.html

    Science author and journalist David Dobbs will speak on brain development and the teenage brain in his talk, “How Genes & Culture Shape Us – & We Them” this Monday, March 25, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Biology Building 101.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/March-2013/Science-Author-Explains-the-Teenage-Brain.html

    Brendon Nguyen ‘13 writes about his time in China this summer. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/October-2012/Self-Sustainable-Town.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

    The interdisciplinary Ethnic Studies Program helps students connect issues of race and ethnicity to their major fields of study—and the community around them. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/March-2013/Spotlight-On--Ethnic-Studies-Program.html
    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