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Stories of Student Success

Father knows best: Never too late for first-generation, nontraditional student
6/15/18

Father knows best: Never too late for first-generation, nontraditional student

The college experience for José Ruvalcaba ’18 began later than most, but that didn’t stop him from pursuing his dream. more

6/14/18

VIDEO: Dugoni graduate fulfills father's wish by graduating on Father's Day

Kelly Nguyen '18 was advised by her father, before he passed away, to attend Pacific's Dugoni School of Dentistry. Her graduation on Father's Day will be especially meaningful as she remembers him and his wishes for her. more

Christmas, Duarte named to All-America teams
5/29/18

Christmas, Duarte named to All-America teams

This is the duo's second straight All-American honor and first time in Pacific program history that two Tigers have repeated back-to-back.  more

Single mother who was once homeless takes control of her education and her life
5/22/18

Single mother who was once homeless takes control of her education and her life

Ashley Baxter’s road to graduation has been marked by financial challenges, periods of homelessness and a battle with dyslexia, but it is not one she has had to travel alone. more

Viktoria Tamas becomes Pacific's second NCAA Elite 90 athlete for 2017-18
5/17/18

Viktoria Tamas becomes Pacific's second NCAA Elite 90 athlete for 2017-18

Women's water polo Player Viktoria Tamas and men's water polo player Andrea De Nardi won the prestigious Elite 90 award for athletic and academic achievement at each of the 2017-18 NCAA Championships. more

Pacific grad heads to Nashville for summer internship
5/16/18

Pacific grad heads to Nashville for summer internship

Business major Cassie Findlay '18 landed will be an operations management intern with Big Machine Label Group in Nashville, Tennessee. more

English grad combines love of literature and nature
5/11/18

English grad combines love of literature and nature

Eric Orosco's time at Pacific has been a whirlwind of exploration in literature, poetry, film and theater more

Twin pharmacists inspired to serve others
5/11/18

Twin pharmacists inspired to serve others

Twin sisters and graduates of Pacific's doctor of pharmacy program will add one more shared experience to their long list of milestones. more

Non-traditional student, mother of three following dream to pursue career
5/10/18

Non-traditional student, mother of three following dream to pursue career

Juanitas is not your "traditional" Pacific student. She is a working mother of three who decided to make her education a priority. more