Content tagged "Noteworthy"

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    Faculty and staff accomplishments, scholarly activity and artistic endeavors reported over the past month more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/December-2015/Noteworthy-Newsletter---Dec-2015.html
    White House taps Pacific student as “ambassador” to Asian American youth

    Anne Wong, a doctoral student in University of the Pacific’s Gladys L. Benerd School of Education, has been selected by the White House Initiative on Asian American and Pacific Islanders to serve as an ambassador to its youth engagement program. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/December-2015/White-House-taps-Pacific-student-as-“ambassador”-to-Asian-American-youth.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
    Student engineers send tiger into space

    Pacific engineering students and faculty helped test launch a tiny satellite carrying a payload they designed. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/November-2015/Student-engineers-send-tiger-into-space.html
    Music soothes the psychotherapy patient

    Patients are more satisfied with the first visit to a psychotherapist's office when they hear music in the waiting room, according to new research. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/October-2015/Music-soothes-the-psychotherapy-patient.html