Noteworthy

5/6/15

Noteworthy - May 2015

A digest of faculty and staff accomplishments and scholarly activity more

English and Ethnic Studies Professor Xiaojing Zhou receives Pacific's 2015 Distinguished Faculty Award
4/28/15

English and Ethnic Studies Professor Xiaojing Zhou receives Pacific's 2015 Distinguished Faculty Award

Zhou was selected for her research achievements in literature and for her innovative teaching and mentoring of students  more

4/19/15

Schools must track academic progress of homeless students, researchers argue

Schools must track the academic progress of homeless students with as much care as they track special education, Title I and English language learner students, according to researchers at University of the Pacific. more

4/19/15

Getting foster youth through college will take structured support, study concludes

The college graduation rate for students who have lived in foster care is 3 percent, among the lowest of any demographic group in the country. And this rate is unlikely to improve unless community colleges institute formal programs to assist foster youth both financially and academically. more

4/2/15

Noteworthy newsletter - April 2, 2015

Recent faculty and staff accomplishments and scholarly activity  more

3/5/15

Noteworthy - March 5, 2015

Faculty and staff accomplishments and scholarly activities more

2/27/15

Dead battery on a bridge sensor? Send in a drone.

Disasters such as bridge collapses do happen, but Elizabeth Basha wants to keep them from happening because of a dead battery. more

2/5/15

Noteworthy newsletter - Feb. 5, 2015

A digest of staff and faculty accomplishments and scholarly activity more