New Phi Beta Kappa members initiated

Twelve new members of Pacific’s Phi Beta Kappa Society chapter were inducted May 12 at Raymond Great Hall. Another three members who were inducted in 2016 also received their pins at the ceremony. Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest and best-known academic society in the United States. It was founded in 1776 at William &…

Learning about Islam in the contemporary world

College of the Pacific is introducing a new Religious Studies course on the Islamic Religion. The course encourages students to think empathetically but critically about Islam and Muslims while also gaining a robust historical perspective that can help clarify many aspects of the contemporary debates on religion.