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Nothing was going to stop this go-getter from achieving her dream
5/10/18

Nothing was going to stop this go-getter from achieving her dream

When it came to choosing mechanical engineering as a major, Marielle Cortez thought about how the environment she grew up in had influenced her personality and interests. more

Pacific graduates nearly 2,000 pharmacists, lawyers, teachers
5/10/18

Pacific graduates nearly 2,000 pharmacists, lawyers, teachers

Pacific's Class of 2018 is made up of 1,986 future pharmacists, lawyers, teachers, engineers, data scientists and more receiving degrees over the next several weeks. more

5/9/18

Board of Regents approves closure of Food Studies Program

The Food Studies program, managed by the College of the Pacific on the San Francisco Campus, was one of the new graduate programs funded by the Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) and launched in 2015.  more

It was research with purpose for this first-generation student and Powell Scholar.
5/9/18

It was research with purpose for this first-generation student and Powell Scholar.

Attending college was a lifelong dream for Nasser Saleh. As the son of Lebanese immigrants, he would be the first in his family to get a college education. more

Love of trombone, poetry drive music student
5/9/18

Love of trombone, poetry drive music student

Madeleine Guekguezian's journey at Pacific offered her not only the opportunity to pursue a degree in music—and to find a new love in the alto trombone—but also to understand what passion and focus combined with the rigors of scholarship can truly offer. more

Applied math student wins Pacific Forensics’ first national championship in over 30 years
5/9/18

Applied math student wins Pacific Forensics’ first national championship in over 30 years

Freshman Cassidy Johnson '21 finished first overall in the Novice Division of Poetry Interpretation at the National Forensic Association's National Championship Tournament. more

Liang Xue receives Excellence in Undergraduate Research Mentoring Award
5/8/18

Liang Xue receives Excellence in Undergraduate Research Mentoring Award

A professor in the College of the Pacific Chemistry Department, Xue has been a tireless and committed research mentor for both undergraduate and graduate students. more

Athletics honors outstanding alumni and student-athletes during annual Hall of Fame and Honors Dinner
5/8/18

Athletics honors outstanding alumni and student-athletes during annual Hall of Fame and Honors Dinner

Athletics combined the Hall of Fame induction, Amos Alonzo Stagg Awards and student-athletes of the year recognition in one big event on April 28. more

5/8/18

Summary of 2018 Values Initiative Phase II crowdsource survey findings

Surveys and focus groups of faculty, staff and students have been completed and collaborative workgroups are being formed to identify determine where changes or improvements can be made in practices, policies and procedures to bring them in line with our values. more

PR professional, ice cream entrepreneur and youth mentor finds true calling in dental hygiene
5/8/18

PR professional, ice cream entrepreneur and youth mentor finds true calling in dental hygiene

Public relations professional, ice cream entrepreneur, youth mentor — these are just some of Allison Yochim's pursuits before finding her true calling in dental hygiene. more

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