Category Archive: Pacifica Talks, slideshow

Community Policing:  What it is and Strategies

Community Policing: What it is and Strategies

Join us for a lecture on “Community Policing: What it is and Strategies” by Captain Michelle Bennett, King County Sheriff’s Department. Michelle Bennett has worked for the King...
Meeting the Challenge of Global Climate Change

Meeting the Challenge of Global Climate Change

Join us for a lecture on “Meeting the Challenge of Global Climate Change” by Dr Richard H. Gammon. Dr Richard H. Gammon is Professor(Emeritus) of Chemistry and Oceanography, and Adjunct...
Around the Fountain: The Science of Courage, Compassion and Connection

Around the Fountain: The Science of Courage, Compassion and Connection

Join us for a conversation Around the Fountain: The Science of Courage, Compassion and Connection. Date: Thursday, February 25, 2016 Time: 6:30pm Venue: Pacifica Institute, Seattle 13219 NE 20th St,...
Generosity Toward the Neighbor: Christian/Muslim Response to Immigration

Generosity Toward the Neighbor: Christian/Muslim Response to Immigration

Dr. Michael Vicente Pérez Michael Vicente Perez is Lecturer in Cultural Anthropology at the University of Washington. His research concerns Palestinian refugees and examines questions of identity,...
Immigration and American identity

Immigration and American identity

Dr. Charles Hirschman’s lecture was mainly about mass immigration in the U.S and how it affected the American society. Between 1964-1966, within only two years, civil rights has changed in the...
Muslim Voices Against Extremism Panel

Muslim Voices Against Extremism Panel

On Saturday, May 30, Pacifica institute had a Muslim Voices Against Extremism Panel Discussion. Pacifica Institute panelists were Imam Benjamin Shahbazz from Al-Islam center of Seattle, Hamdi Abdulle...
Bellevue City Mayor Balducci: “Bellevue welcomes the world.”

Bellevue City Mayor Balducci: “Bellevue welcomes the world.”

On May 21st, 2015 Pacifica Institute hosted Bellevue City Mayor Claudia Balducci for Luncheon. Claudia Balducci has served on the Bellevue City Council since 2004. The topic for the luncheon was...
Islam’s Jesus – by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak

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...
Prof. Talbott speaks at Pacifica Institute Seattle

Prof. Talbott speaks at Pacifica Institute Seattle

On March 21, 2015, Pacifica Institute Seattle kicked off its lecture series with a stimulating discussion on universal human rights by Prof. William Talbott of University of Washington. Being a...