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Psychology professor works with international group studying human impact of COVID-19
6/4/20

Psychology professor works with international group studying human impact of COVID-19

Psychology professor Matthew Normand is working with an international group of psychologists, The Behavioral Science Response to COVID-19 Working Group, to study the multi-faceted impacts of human behavior in reaction to the pandemic. more

5/29/20

Students gain understanding of religious and non-faith traditions through Instagram ‘takeovers’

The department of Religious and Spiritual Life (RSL) at University of the Pacific is using a popular social media platform to increase understanding and appreciation of religious traditions, beliefs and worldviews. more

5/29/20

Business recruiters optimistic for job market

The numbers are daunting, but optimism remains in the job market for recent college graduates and undergraduates seeking internships. more

Pacific Recreation offers summer classes and challenges
5/28/20

Pacific Recreation offers summer classes and challenges

Pacific Recreation has summer options for students, faculty, staff, alumni and emeriti. From an overall health challenge to specific fitness classes, there are offerings to keep you active and upbeat. more

5/28/20

75th Pacific Music Camp shifts to online

The Pacific Music Camp, a community staple for three-quarters of a century, is in a new format this summer. more

Library creates and serves during pandemic uncertainty
5/28/20

Library creates and serves during pandemic uncertainty

The William Knox Holt Library and Learning Center continues serving and creating into the summer and toward the fall, and the hopeful re-opening of campus. more

5/28/20

Student emergency fund donations near $150,000

There are currently nine emergency funds providing help at all three campuses. The Pacific community continues to rally behind those in need with generous donations to the emergency funds. As of the end of May, 542 gifts totaled $148,101 and have helped more than 550 students.  more

5/22/20

University of the Pacific Virtual Backgrounds

Bring some of your favorite parts of Pacific with you by using these custom virtual backgrounds. more

5/21/20

PharmD students, fiancés support grocery store employees

Muzhda Rezai ’20 and her fiancé, Usof Hashim ’20, PharmD, put together bags filled with essential products for essential workers – gloves, hand sanitizer, masks, lotion, mouthwash, lip balm and more. more

5/21/20

Music students have summer smorgasbord of virtual choices

Virtual music offerings continue throughout the summer at University of the Pacific’s Conservatory of Music. more