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    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

    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

    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

    Four professors in the College of the Pacific recently were honored with prestigious awards recognizing their exceptional teaching, scholarship and service to the University.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/College-Faculty-Members-Earn-Prestigious-Teaching-Awards.html

    University of the Pacific faculty will be at the very center of the inaugural Creative Writing Conference in June more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/May---August-2013/Pacific-Faculty-Offer-Perspective-on-Creative-Writing.html
    Poetry in Motion
    Poetry in MotionSep 19, 2012

    Camille Norton’s enthusiasm for poetry, language and teaching inspires Pacific students across majors and disciplines. She earned the 2011 Faye and Alex Spanos Teaching Award for Distinguished Teaching.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/September-2012/Poetry-in-Motion.html
    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

    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