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Pacific in the Press

Examples of how University of the Pacific was represented in the media in recent days, featuring Pamela Eibeck, Paul Glassman, Jeffrey Michael, Andy Smith
Sep 15, 2015

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Bloomberg Business
Teledentistry Comes to Los Angeles
Sept. 9, 2015
Paul Glassman, professor of dental practice and director of the Pacific Center for Special Care, worked with partners to introduce his virtual dental home model to a Los Angeles retirement community, a first in California.
Read more: http://www.bloomberg.com/research/markets/news/article.asp?docKey=600-201509091519MRKTWIREUSPR_____1216512-1
http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/September-2015/First-virtual-dental-home-comes-to-senior-housing.html  

Fresno Bee
Dump low-yield, high-risk Delta tunnels plan
Sept. 10, 2015
"The quest for the tunnels practically guarantees there will be no money for anything else, including more cost-effective and less risky ideas like storage, recycling and conservation, which we strongly support," argues Jeffrey Michael, director of the Center for Business and Policy Research, in this op-ed, co-authored by a San Joaquin County and Contra Costa County supervisor.
Read more: http://www.fresnobee.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/article34693050.html#storylink=cpy

The Record
Pacific ranks No. 6 among state private colleges
Sept. 9, 2015
University of the Pacific tied with the University of San Francisco for the No. 6 spot among California private institutions on U.S. News & World Report's annual Best Colleges ratings of national universities. Nationally, Pacific ranked No. 108. The story also ran in the Central Valley Business Journal. President Pamela Eibeck is quoted.
Read more: http://www.recordnet.com/article/20150909/NEWS/150909688/-1/A_OPINION 

KMAX-TV (Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto)
University of the Pacific honored by U.S. News
Sept. 9, 2015
Pacific ranked No. 6 among private colleges and universities in California on U.S. News' latest ratings.
Watch clip: http://mms.tveyes.com/PlaybackPortal.aspx?SavedEditID=52baef8d-525c-441d-847b-aaa0dde64956 

The Record
Forum focuses on importance of early literacy
Sept. 10, 2015
The average home in San Joaquin County only has two books. That is "startling," President Pamela A. Eibeck told about 175 people gathered Thursday for the annual Beyond Our Gates Dialogue event. Featured speaker Greg Lucas, who was appointed state librarian by Gov. Jerry Brown in March 2014, opened by saying that "the most cost-effective investment of taxpayer money is in helping people to read or read better." The Lodi News-Sentinel and Manteca Bulletin also carried stories.
Read more: http://www.recordnet.com/article/20150910/NEWS/150919957/101008  

Lodi News-Sentinel
Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce announces 2015 Athena Award winners
Sept. 12, 2015
The Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce selected President Pamela A. Eibeck as its 2015 ATHENA Award recipient. The Central Valley Business Journal, Tracy Press and Manteca Bulletin also carried the news.
Read more: http://www.lodinews.com/news/article_92613bde-5916-11e5-b053-a78463992f59.html 

FOX 40 (Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto)
Eddie Macon celebrates 70th wedding anniversary
Sept. 11, 2015
Eddie Macon was the first black student-athlete to play football for the Tigers.
Watch clip: http://mms.tveyes.com/PlaybackPortal.aspx?SavedEditID=0b22a1bd-3c0b-4617-a04b-fd9066d9bca4 

The Boston Globe
Wheelock official apologizes for using others' words
Sept. 11, 2915
A top administrator at Wheelock College apologized to faculty, staff, and students Friday for a welcome letter she sent last month that incorporated passages written by others, including the presidents of Harvard, Rutgers and University of the Pacific.
Read more: https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2015/09/11/wheelock-administrator-apologizes-for-using-others-words/NwkJyPSyWDShu5bSOa5EbP/story.html

 

 

 

 

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