7. International Children’s Festival

International Children’s Festival is organized as a flagship event by Pacifica Institute with the goal of bringing together children from different world cultures and communities in the Bay Area....

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Lecture:”What Went Wrong in Turkey?” @ UC Berkeley

Sahin Alpay is a columnist for Turkish dailies Zaman (since 2002) and Today’s Zaman (since 2007). He has previously served as editor and columnist at other leading Turkish dailies Cumhuriyet (1982...

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Lecture: “What Went Wrong in Turkey?” @ Pacifica Silicon Valley

Sahin Alpay is a columnist for Turkish dailies Zaman (since 2002) and Today’s Zaman (since 2007). He has previously served as editor and columnist at other leading Turkish dailies Cumhuriyet (1982...

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Thought & Practice Series: A Hizmet Approach to Rooting out Violent Extremism

The Centre for Hizmet Studies is delighted to launch its latest report titled ‘A Hizmet Approach to Rooting out Violent Extremism’ by Ozcan Keles and Ismail Mesut Sezgin. This is the second...

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Latest Newsletter

Here is our latest newsletter! Please know that we always welcome your feedback in helping us to better serve the community. To learn more about the Pacifica’s activities, please remember to...

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REFLECTION: STUDY ABROAD 2015

We all arrived to Istanbul on June 1st, excited to launch our academic-focused “Study Abroad Turkiye” tour of Turkey, which would last until the 12th. Our group was composed of four professors...

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Visit Our Youtube Channel

See more! Learn more! Visit our youtube channel to watch the full videos of our past events. PANEL: MUSLIM VOICES AGAINST EXTREMISM – ORANGE COUNTY On Tuesday, January 13, 2015 Pacifica...

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Ramadan Iftar Dinner in Honor of Law Enforcement

On July 14th, 2015, Pacifica Orange County hosted a Ramadan Iftar dinner for local law enforcement officers from FBI Los Angeles and Orange County, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, the...

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Pacifica San Diego Holds Ramadan Fast Breaking Dinner in Collaboration with the U.S. Attorney Office

On July 9, Pacifica Institute San Diego partnered with the U.S. Attorney’s Office to host a Ramadan fast breaking dinner at the Mira Mesa office for members of the San Diego Community and local law...

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Greek Architects of Istanbul in the Era of Westernization in Los Angeles

Saint Sophia Cathedral and Pacifica Institute collaborated for the exhibit of Greek Architects in Istanbul in the Era of Westernization. The Cathedral will be hosting this fantastic exhibit from the...

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