Category Archive: Recent Events

Pacifica LA hosted an iftar dinner for Local and Federal Law Enforcement Personnel

Pacifica LA hosted an iftar dinner for Local and Federal Law Enforcement Personnel

Local and federal law enforcement of Los Angeles came to join Pacifica at the Fast Breaking Dinner in Westwood office. Before the fast breaking meal, a video was shown to the audience. During the...
Pacifica -SFV organized an Iftar Dinner for local community members

Pacifica -SFV organized an Iftar Dinner for local community members

In its efforts to help better the community and introduce the culture of Ramadan, on Friday, July 25th, Pacifica -SFV organized an Iftar Dinner for two of the local Churches, First Presbyterian of...
Pacifica, US Attorney Office, FBI and SDWAC collaboratively organized an Iftar Dinner

Pacifica, US Attorney Office, FBI and SDWAC collaboratively organized an Iftar Dinner

For a quarter of the world’s population, the 1.6 billion practicing Muslims, Ramadan is one of the holiest times of the year. Its observance is marked by fasting during the day – from sunrise to...
Pacifica Institute Orange County Hosts Mayor Michael Vo of Fountain Valley

Pacifica Institute Orange County Hosts Mayor Michael Vo of Fountain Valley

As part of our dynamic and intellectual luncheon forum series, Pacifica Institute of Orange County was honored to host the Mayor of Fountain Valley, Michael Vo, who shared his insight regarding the...
Pacifica Institute Seattle hosts “Islam’s Jesus” by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak

Pacifica Institute Seattle hosts “Islam’s Jesus” by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak

On April 21, 2015, Pacifica Institute Seattle hosted Dr. Zeki Saritoprak for a lecture on his recently published book “Islam’s Jesus.” Dr. Saritoprak is a professor of Islamic Studies and...
‘Muslim Voices Against Extremism’ panel was at Pacifica Institute San Diego

‘Muslim Voices Against Extremism’ panel was at Pacifica Institute San Diego

On Thursday, March 12, 2015 the Pacifica Institute invited members of the community to come to the Pacifica Institute’s Talk Series. A panel discussion was held, titled “Muslim Voices Against...
Pacifica Institute Orange County held its second Around the Fountain

Pacifica Institute Orange County held its second Around the Fountain

On March 4’th, 2015 Orange County Pacifica held its second Around the Fountain, a monthly event where an article selected from The Fountain magazine is read and discussed in a friendly,...
Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein spoke on interfaith dialogue and Orthodox Judaism at Pacifica LA

Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein spoke on interfaith dialogue and Orthodox Judaism at Pacifica LA

Pacifica LA hosted Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein for its interfaith conversation series. The topics he discussed were about interfaith dialogue and Orthodox Judaism. He began his speech by presenting the...
SD County Sheriff William Gore spoke on “Major Priorities of the Department”

SD County Sheriff William Gore spoke on “Major Priorities of the Department”

On Thursday, February 26 Sheriff William D. Gore came to the Pacifica Institute to discuss a myriad of topics. The theme for the event was “Major Priorities of the Sheriff’s Department...
Pacifica OC hosted Dr. Mahoney to speak on “The Evolution of U.S. Counterterrorism Policy”

Pacifica OC hosted Dr. Mahoney to speak on “The Evolution of U.S. Counterterrorism Policy”

On Thursday, February 26th, Pacifica Institute Orange County hosted Dr. Charles Mahoney, who spoke on “The Evolution of U.S. Counterterrorism Policy.” Dr. Mahoney is assistant professor of...