Category Archive: Silicon Valley Branch, slideshow

Ramadan Iftar Dinner with Congressman Mike Honda – June 27

Ramadan Iftar Dinner with Congressman Mike Honda – June 27

As customary, Pacifica Institute is again creating many opportunities for Community leaders to connect with their constituents in many settings. To this end, Pacifica has been organizing Iftar...
“The Path to Peace Through Interfaith Dialogue” and Ramadan Iftar Dinner

“The Path to Peace Through Interfaith Dialogue” and Ramadan Iftar Dinner

Good food, good conversation, and good will—all were greatly in evidence as the Silicon Valley branch of the Pacifica Institute opened its doors to the wider community to share an iftar meal during...
REFLECTION: STUDY ABROAD 2015

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...
Visit Our Youtube Channel

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...
Pacifica Condemns the Actions of the Charleston Church Shooter

Pacifica Condemns the Actions of the Charleston Church Shooter

Pacifica Institute extends condolences to the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church for the Charleston shooting. Our prayers and thoughts are with the victims and their families, including three...
Community Appreciation Dinner with Sheriff Laurie Smith

Community Appreciation Dinner with Sheriff Laurie Smith

Pacifica Institute had the honor and privilege of hosting a community appreciation dinner with distinguished members of the Santa Clara Sheriff’s Office on May 6, 2015 at Pacifica Institute’s...
Speaker Series with Rev. D. Andrew Kille: Tolerance, Respect, and Pluralism; Changing Relationships in a "Multi" World

Speaker Series with Rev. D. Andrew Kille: Tolerance, Respect, and Pluralism; Changing Relationships in a "Multi" World

Tolerance of those whose beliefs, practices, or customs differ from one’s own is a minimum requirement for living in the contemporary world, as it becomes increasingly multi-cultural,...