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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

Humanities scholar wants to share her love of language with students
5/8/18

Humanities scholar wants to share her love of language with students

Ashley Pham has found her purpose as a high school English teacher. She said she's been inspired by the teachers she's had and appreciates educators who are passionate about seeing their students succeed. more

Powell Scholar, Legal Scholar working to make impact
5/7/18

Powell Scholar, Legal Scholar working to make impact

Meet John Livingstone, a student at Pacific's Eberhardt School of Business who is well on his way to making a difference in the world. more

McGeorge grad driven to advocate for others
5/7/18

McGeorge grad driven to advocate for others

My Tien Doan, a student at Pacific's McGeorge School of Law, discovered her purpose through anger and frustration-with discrimination, inequality, stereotypes and her inability as a young child to help her immigrant parents. more

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