Project Gratitude: Francesca Ferrentelli

Sometimes all the science of happiness, positive psychology is the study of what makes people happy. While traditional psychology focuses on psychological problems and their treatment, positive [...]

Letter from PGIAA Board President Elect – Charles Caldwell

Greetings Dear Alumni/ae, Today is summer solstice when the sun shines longest and the year reaches its apex. It reminds me of some lines from a lovely poem by e.e. cummings entitled I Thank You [...]

PGIAA NYC Local Alumni Luncheon at Savore!

Several New York City Pacifica alumni meet for lunch in Soho on Sunday, June 7th.  It is the wonderful beginning to another PGIAA adventure. Please contact Fanny Brewster ( or [...]

Alumni Presenting at International Conference! July 9-12 • Yale University

Alumni Presenting at International Conference! Psyche, Spirit and Science: Negotiating Contemporary Social and Cultural Concerns   (4th IAAP/IAJS Joint Conference) Yale University July 9-12, 2015 [...]

Featured Book of the Week: David Burston

Book of the week-A big congratulations to ‪#‎PacificaAlumni‬ David Burston who is our featured book of the week. Psychological, Archetypal and Phenomenological Perspectives on Soccer by David [...]

TEDxAkron – Dr. Kwame Scruggs – Becoming the Hero Within Our Own Stories

Whitehead Conference: Sessions

Section VIII. Reimagining and Reinventing Education Plenary: Are we Really Related (Franz Riffert)   Track 5: Compassion as a Pedagogical Study and Practice: A Call to Those Who Teach. Track [...]

Road Frame Window: A Poetics of Seeing

Road Frame Window: A Poetics of Seeing Cowritten by Dennis Patrick Slattery, Timothy Donohue, and Stephanie Pope Stephanie Pope (Afterword) Jennifer Leigh Selig (Foreword) The three metaphors [...]

PGIAA Chesapeake Region Spring Gathering

PGIAA Chesapeake Region Spring Gathering by:  Grace Porter The Pacifica Graduate Institute Alumni Association of the Chesapeake Region met for a Labyrinth Walk in Arlington on April 18th. Here [...]

Sherrie Sims Transforms Us!

Congratulations to ‪PacificaStudent‬ Sherrie Sims Allen who successfully defended her dissertation “‪Transforming‬ ‪Rage‬: Revisioning the ‪Myth‬ of Angry Black Woman” today! The [...]