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Pacifica Institute Condemns the Terrorist Attacks in Paris

Pacifica Institute Condemns the Terrorist Attacks in Paris

Pacifica Institute strongly condemns the terrorist attacks in Paris. We stand united with the people of France and with people around the world in mourning the loss of innocent lives and offering our...
A Conversation with Rev. Alexei R. Smith on Interfaith Dialogue

A Conversation with Rev. Alexei R. Smith on Interfaith Dialogue

As Pacifica Institute we have started a new interview series with prominent leaders of today’s society. To launch the series, we sat down to enjoy an enlightening conversation with┬áRev. Alexei...
Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, 47th Congressional District

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, 47th Congressional District

The first congress did was renew the SCHIP which is a Healthy Families bill that provides health care for low to moderate income family children. Following that the congress passed the equal pay law...
Beth Krom-Irvine Mayor Speaks at PI – Orange County

Beth Krom-Irvine Mayor Speaks at PI – Orange County

Beth Krom was first elected to the Irvine City Council in 2000 and was re-elected in 2002. In 2004, she won her first term as Mayor of Irvine and in 2006 she was re-elected with nearly 60% of the...
Voviette D. Morgan-FBI Agent Speaks at PI – Los Angeles

Voviette D. Morgan-FBI Agent Speaks at PI – Los Angeles

Agent Morgan discussed what programs the FBI has initiated that focus on community involvement and how the community can partner with the FBI to make Los Angeles a safer place to live. Voviette D....
Lecture Series with Prof. Aydogan Ozcan

Lecture Series with Prof. Aydogan Ozcan

Lecture Series with Prof. Aydogan Ozcan Professor Ozcan spoke on the topic of “Telemedicine Microscopy towards Smart Global Health Systems”. He began his lecture with a thought-provoking...
Lecture Series with Prof. Reuven Firestone

Lecture Series with Prof. Reuven Firestone

Lecture Series with Prof. Reuven Firestone: Jewish Muslim Relations – A Historical Perspective Reuven Firestone is a professor of medieval Jewish and Islamic studies at Hebrew Union...
Lecture Series with Prof. Paula Garb

Lecture Series with Prof. Paula Garb

Lecture Series with Prof. Paula Garb: Appreciating Narratives – Learning about Israeli Palestinian Conflict with UCI’s Olive Tree Initiative Professor Paula Garb of UCI’s Department...
Lecture Series with Prof. Ahmet Kuru

Lecture Series with Prof. Ahmet Kuru

Lecture Series with Prof. Ahmet Kaya Prof. Ahmet Kuru began his lecture by specifically outlining that Turkey has to be studied in a comparative context. Neither the strength of the military, not its...
Lecture Series with Prof. Bradley Hawkins

Lecture Series with Prof. Bradley Hawkins

Lecture Series with Prof. Bradley Hawkins How similar roads can be when they all lead to find the divine. The most recent lecture series at the Pacifica institutes Irvine branch resulted in many...