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Stories of Student Success

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

Nothing was going to stop this go-getter from achieving her dream
5/10/18

Nothing was going to stop this go-getter from achieving her dream

When it came to choosing mechanical engineering as a major, Marielle Cortez thought about how the environment she grew up in had influenced her personality and interests. more

5/10/18

Pacific graduates nearly 2,000 pharmacists, lawyers, teachers

Pacific's Class of 2018 is made up of 1,986 future pharmacists, lawyers, teachers, engineers, data scientists and more receiving degrees over the next several weeks. more

It was research with purpose for this first-generation student and Powell Scholar.
5/9/18

It was research with purpose for this first-generation student and Powell Scholar.

Attending college was a lifelong dream for Nasser Saleh. As the son of Lebanese immigrants, he would be the first in his family to get a college education. more

Love of trombone, poetry drive music student
5/9/18

Love of trombone, poetry drive music student

Madeleine Guekguezian's journey at Pacific offered her not only the opportunity to pursue a degree in music—and to find a new love in the alto trombone—but also to understand what passion and focus combined with the rigors of scholarship can truly offer. more