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Pacific in the Press: Three-city coverage of Moscone papers, Drexel talks

Mar 31, 2015

Here are examples of how University of the Pacific was represented in the media in recent days:


San Francisco Chronicle
Moscone's legacy preserved in college scholarship, archive
March 25, 2015
This story was teased on Page One and ran as the lead story on the cover of the Bay Area section. The Chronicle also ran an online story and slide show, and embedded a link to our event webcast on its website.

Huffington Post
George Moscone's Living Legacy
March 25, 2015
"This week the University of the Pacific's San Francisco campus will host a VIP tribute to Moscone, a 1953 alumni who served as Mayor for a little less than three years, before he was assassinated at City Hall on November 27, 1978. U.S. Senator and former San Francisco Mayor Dianne Feinstein is Honorary Chair of the event, which also features former State Assembly Speaker Willie L. Brown Jr., California Democratic Party Chairman John Burton, former TV anchor Belva Davis, Jonathan Moscone - Artistic Director for the California Shakespeare Theater and the late Mayor's youngest son - and California State Librarian Greg Lucas."

KQED (NPR San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose)
Moscone papers go to University of the Pacific
March 26, 2015
KQED Radio aired the story, with comments from Belva Davis, at 7:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thursday.
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KQED "Newsfix" (blog)
Unearthed Moscone Archive Offers Fresh Look at San Francisco History
March 26, 2015
"After entertaining proposals from three entities that wished to make use of the archives, the Moscone family ultimately decided to donate them to the University of the Pacific, the late mayor's alma mater. They'll be made available to scholars and housed at Pacific's Holt-Atherton Special Collections in the university library in Stockton.
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KTVU-TV (FOX San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose)
March 26, 2015
Moscone honored by University of the Pacific
KTVU Channel 2, the Bay Area's top-ranked station among adults 25-54, ran a story in its 10 p.m. newscast.
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KGO Radio (San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose)
Moscone papers go to University of the Pacific
March 26-29, 2015
This news talk radio station aired the news twice on Thursday and ran stories on Friday at 5:45 a.m., 6 a.m., 6:30 a.m., 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. The story aired again on Sunday at 6:30 a.m.
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The Record
Moscone papers coming to Stockton
March 27, 2015
"Pacific has been committed to serving underserved communities, and I think Moscone would have been proud, with his progressive politics, in the way that the college that he graduated from has been ongoing in its commitment to serve," said Dean Rena Fraden.
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The Sacramento Bee
University of the Pacific in talks to continue Drexel programs in Sacramento
March 26, 2015
Continuing the transformation of its Sacramento campus, the University of the Pacific revealed Thursday that it has entered negotiations with Drexel University to continue some of its graduate programs after Drexel leaves the region over the next two years. "Sacramento has been our flagship campus for our law school, but we recognize that there are other needs in the region," Provost Maria Pallavicini said. "We also have been putting up other programs there, taking advantage of the fact that we have a beautiful campus in the capital of California."
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Sacramento Business Journal
University of the Pacific may take over some Drexel programs
March 26, 2015
Drexel story was reported online by the Business Journal.
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FOX 40, News10
University of the Pacific in talks with Drexel
March 26-30
Sacramento TV affiliates FOX 40 and News10 also reported the news of the Drexel talks.  

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