Category Archive: Recent Events

A Hizmet Thanksgiving by Talk in Action coordinated with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Salt Lake-Lied Club

A Hizmet Thanksgiving by Talk in Action coordinated with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Salt Lake-Lied Club

When Abraham Lincoln proposed a national celebration of Thanksgiving in response to a recommendation from editor Sarah Josephine Hale, unlike most holidays recognized in the United States it was...
What You Need to Know About the Syrian Refugee Crisis

What You Need to Know About the Syrian Refugee Crisis

On Tuesday, November 10, 2015, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch hosted a panel titled “What you need to know about the Syrian Refugee Crisis.” The panel was mediated by Rabbi Arnold...
Fullerton Mayor Greg Sebourn spoke on “Building Bridges and Moving Mountains”

Fullerton Mayor Greg Sebourn spoke on “Building Bridges and Moving Mountains”

On Thursday, November 12, 2015, Pacifica Institute Orange County hosted Fullerton Mayor Greg Sebourn for a luncheon related to local communities in Orange County. The topic presented by Mayor Sebourn...
Chief Hamel: “When the public has placed their trust within the police department will they be able to do their job to the fullest.”

Chief Hamel: “When the public has placed their trust within the police department will they be able to do their job to the fullest.”

On Tuesday, November 3, 2015, Mike Hamel, Irvine’s Chief of Police, visited Pacifica’s Orange County branch and gave a valuable talk on public trust. He began his talk with a simple claim;...
Cancer Awareness Seminar in collaboration with Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake City

Cancer Awareness Seminar in collaboration with Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake City

Pacifica Institute, held a Cancer Awareness Seminar on 24th of October in Salt Lake City, Utah. This was organized in collaboration with Huntsman Cancer Institute. The speaker of the day was Jane...
Peacebuilding and the Hizmet Movement panel held at the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions

Peacebuilding and the Hizmet Movement panel held at the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions

From October 15th to 19th, the Parliament of the World’s Religions arranged a gathering at Salt Lake, with the motto “Reclaiming The Heart of Our Humanity.” The aim was to convene people of all...
Pacifica Utah joined the International Women of the Mountains Conferences at Utah Valley University

Pacifica Utah joined the International Women of the Mountains Conferences at Utah Valley University

The Fourth International Women of the Mountains (IWM) conference took place on 7-9 October, 2015 at Utah Valley University in Orem, Utah, co-organized by UVU and the International University of...
Pacifica OC hosted a panel on “The Role of the Prophet Abraham in Interfaith Dialogue”

Pacifica OC hosted a panel on “The Role of the Prophet Abraham in Interfaith Dialogue”

On Tuesday, September 29, 2015, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch hosted a panel titled “The Role of the Prophet Abraham in Interfaith Dialogue.” The event was mediated by Rabbi Frank Stern...
Celebrating Diversity in the Bay Area with Children from 20 Different Cultures

Celebrating Diversity in the Bay Area with Children from 20 Different Cultures

Have you ever seen the beauty of children representing cultures from around the world coming together to share their talents with each other? That and so much more is what you can enjoy at the...
Asia-Pacific Intercultural Dialogue Trip

Asia-Pacific Intercultural Dialogue Trip

Pacifica Institute hosted State Legislature delegation from States of Alaska and Hawaii in ‘Pacifica Connects’ Asia-Pacific Intercultural Dialog Trip in Thailand-Cambodia in Aug 2015. State...