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Stories of Student Success

Conservatory alumna’s pursuit of passion is ‘Almost Charming’
3/24/20

Conservatory alumna’s pursuit of passion is ‘Almost Charming’

Taylor Carnes ’19 could not have predicted that her dream to become a music performance major would morph into a passion for stage directing. more

3/17/20

Pacific students and alumni recognized at San Joaquin Engineers Council banquet

Two students and two alumni from University of the Pacific were honored on Feb. 20 at the San Joaquin Engineers Council’s annual Engineers Week Banquet.  more

McGeorge education, opportunities lead to job offer for aspiring sports agent
3/16/20

McGeorge education, opportunities lead to job offer for aspiring sports agent

Ronald Ussery Jr. ’21 is well on his way to achieving his goal of becoming a sports agent representing players in the National Football League. more

Transfer student finds opportunities, path to career in sports at Pacific
2/21/20

Transfer student finds opportunities, path to career in sports at Pacific

Transfer student Emmanuel “Manny” Leon ’20 found opportunities and a path to a career in sports in Pacific's sport management program. more

2/21/20

McGeorge team places 3rd in nation in ABA Negotiation Competition

McGeorge students Ian Cumings ’21 and Yahir Barragan ’20 placed third in the 2020 ABA Negotiation Competition National Finals, the second time in three years that a McGeorge team has been in the top three in the nation. more

Legislation guided by McGeorge alumni to help police fight elder abuse
2/14/20

Legislation guided by McGeorge alumni to help police fight elder abuse

Pacific McGeorge School of Law alumni Stephanie Chavez ’19 and Spencer Saks ’19 know firsthand what it takes to fix state law by working in the halls of the state Capitol in Sacramento. more

Pacific’s civil engineering program ranks 7th in the U.S. for early-career salaries
2/12/20

Pacific’s civil engineering program ranks 7th in the U.S. for early-career salaries

University of the Pacific’s civil engineering program was ranked seventh on GradReports.com’s 25 Best Colleges for Civil Engineering 2020 list based on median salary one year after graduation. more

Own experience prompts McGeorge student to change the family law system
2/7/20

Own experience prompts McGeorge student to change the family law system

Personal experience crystalized Shaun Brooks’ decision to practice family law when he was involved in a custody case related to his daughter during his first year at McGeorge.  more

McGeorge student driven to be best legal advocate to protect others’ rights
2/5/20

McGeorge student driven to be best legal advocate to protect others’ rights

Corina Johnson is determined to improve communities through legislation, and she is earning a JD with a capital lawyering concentration. more

2/5/20

San Joaquin County students make progress in reading scores

Public school students continued to make steady progress in reading by grade level while chronic absenteeism remained relatively stable in the 2019 San Joaquin Literacy Report Card more