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Provost Maria Pallavicini announces retirement of University Librarian Mary Somerville

Provost Maria Pallavicini announces retirement of University Librarian Mary Somerville

Provost Maria Pallavicini has announced that University Librarian Mary Somerville retired from University of the Pacific July 6.  more

Pacific welcomes new Dean Rae Matsumoto

Pacific welcomes new Dean Rae Matsumoto

Pacific will welcome Rae R. Matsumoto as dean of the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy on July 1. more


Three Pacificans honored with Order of Pacific

University of the Pacific awarded three long-term Pacificans with the Order of Pacific, the university’s highest honor. This year’s recipients are: Carrie Darnall ’78, associate provost for resource management; Berit Gundersen ’81, ’84, vice provost; and Lynelle Wiens, professor and program director for voice in the Conservatory of Music.  more


Fall 2020 enrollment reports now available

The offices of Enrollment Management and Institutional Research and Decision Support are now posting undergraduate student enrollment reports for fall 2020. more


Graduate School Dean Thomas Naehr to return to faculty

Interim Provost Michael Hunter Schwartz has announced that Thomas Naehr, dean of the Graduate School, will step down from his role as dean of the Graduate School Dec. 2 and return to his tenured-faculty position. more


New diversity, equity and inclusion grant launched at Pacific

New diversity, equity and inclusion grant launched at University of the Pacific. The first proposal submission period for 2019–20 grants, the program’s pilot year, is from Dec. 1, 2019 to Jan. 17, 2020. more


Faculty present their work at annual showcase and awards reception

Staff, faculty, regents and students attended the Nov. 7 Faculty Showcase highlighting the scholarship from recent faculty developmental leaves and innovative projects funded by the Faculty Research Committee, the Technology in Education Committee and the Committee for Academic Planning and Development. more


Pacific’s 2019 school attendance challenge sets new records

The Beyond Our Gates Every Day Counts challenge saw a huge increase in both the number of schools registered and the count of Pre-K through eighth-grade students who had perfect attendance in September 2019. more


Gathering Mid-Semester Feedback from Students

Gathering mid-semester feedback allows us to calibrate our perceptions, make any adjustments we deem appropriate, and have positive and productive conversations with students about why we are choosing particular instructional approaches. more


New Pharmacy Curriculum Implemented

The new curriculum is an exciting new era in pharmacy education for the School that builds upon the strengths of the prior curriculum and includes changes needed to reflect changes in pharmacy practice, pharmacy education, accreditation standards, and the health care environment. more