Category Archive: Recent Events

Pacifica Institute gathered with its extended family to share a Thanksgiving feast at its San Fernando Valley Branch

Pacifica Institute gathered with its extended family to share a Thanksgiving feast at its San Fernando Valley Branch

Pacifica Institute gathered with its extended family and circle of loved ones, to share a Thanksgiving feast at its San Fernando Valley Branch Special holidays and occasions gain meaning when they...
Pacifica Institute San Diego holds its Dialogue and Friendship Dinner

Pacifica Institute San Diego holds its Dialogue and Friendship Dinner

Pacifica Institute’s San Diego chapter held its 9th Annual Dialogue and Friendship Dinner at Marriott Hotel, La Jolla.The gathering saw the attendance of some 170 guests including academics,...
Prof. Munir Shaikh speaks on “Remembering Muslims Spain as an Interreligious Model”

Prof. Munir Shaikh speaks on “Remembering Muslims Spain as an Interreligious Model”

Prof. Munir Shaikh gave a presentation titled “Remembering Muslims Spain as an Interreligious Model” to a large group of audience at Pacifica Institute. He started his speech with appreciation,...
Pacifica Institute hosted Rob Eshman, editor-in-chief for the Jewish Journal

Pacifica Institute hosted Rob Eshman, editor-in-chief for the Jewish Journal

As part of its dynamic and intellectual luncheon forum series, the Pacifica Institute hosted Rob Eshman, editor-in-chief for the Jewish Journal, on Thursday, November 21, 2013. Given his successful...
Journalist Mustafa Akyol visited the Pacifica Institute to give a talk about the Arab Spring

Journalist Mustafa Akyol visited the Pacifica Institute to give a talk about the Arab Spring

Mustafa Akyol started his speech by giving general information about the Middle East, colonialized North African countries, and the countries that have dominant Muslim populations. In the very...
The Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) made a presentation at the OC Branch

The Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) made a presentation at the OC Branch

On the evening of Thursday, January 9, 2014, the Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) made a presentation at the Pacifica Institute Orange County branch. On the evening of Thursday, January 9,...
Muslim, Jewish and Christian youth came together to learn more about each other

Muslim, Jewish and Christian youth came together to learn more about each other

Pacifica Institute initiated a youth group from its volunteers to encourage them to be active in the community. The youth group’s aim is to organize and actively participate in joint social...
The First Pacifica Institute Cooking Class in 2014 Took Place at the San Diego Branch

The First Pacifica Institute Cooking Class in 2014 Took Place at the San Diego Branch

Pacifica Institute’s first Cooking Class in 2014 took place in January 25th, Saturday at San Diego branch. Volunteers of Pacifica Institute San Diego presented three different dishes at the class,...
Pacifica volunteers sorting food donations for Feeding America in San Diego

Pacifica volunteers sorting food donations for Feeding America in San Diego

Pacifica Institute volunteers recently joined the Feeding America San Diego (FASD) charity organization’s weekly volunteer project which is food sorting, bagging and boxing food. Feeding America...
Dr. King’s very first public speech, the voice still continues to inspire generations

Dr. King’s very first public speech, the voice still continues to inspire generations

The Civil Rights Movement serves as one of the greatest milestones in American history and, to this day, resonates with thousands across the country, inspiring others to speak up to injustice, stand...