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    The ability to read proficiently by the end of third grade has been called a critical indicator of a child's future educational success. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/September-2012/Community-Issues-Call-to-Action-on-Early-Literacy.html

    Eighty-four students from 11 local schools completed the second annual Reach for the Stars Academy in mid July more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Reach-For-The-Stars-Students-Celebrate-Milestone.html
    A Harmonious Partnership

    Called Harmony Stockton, an education program delivered through music, it is transforming the lives of 40 children and their families since beginning last August. It is a cornerstone of Pacific's Beyond Our Gates and Tomorrow Project — President Pamela A. Eibeck's initiatives to broaden the university's investment in community life and improve college readiness particularly among low-income, academically struggling children. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Harmony-Stockton-Feature.html
    Get a Haircut, Have Your Blood Pressure and Blood Glucose Checked

    From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 12, students in University of the Pacific's Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will be at the barber shops to offer free blood pressure and diabetes testing for customers more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/May-August-2012/Black-Barbershop-Health-Outreach-Program.html

    The Lincoln Unified School District's music education program was recognized this week as one of 2012's Best Communities for Music Education by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/April-2012/Lincoln-Unified-Receives-NAMM-Award-for-Music-Education.html

    More than 1,000 children from 11 schools in San Joaquin, Sacramento and Stanislaus County will converge at the Alex G. Spanos Center on April 20 to do math more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/April-2012/Math-Steeplechase-to-Attract-1000-School-Children.html
    Building National Connections to Support Education

    With the help of the Beyond Our Gates Community Council, San Joaquin County has been designated a Grad Nation Community. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/Grad-Nation-Communities.html

    The Golden Gate Bridge, Hearst Castle, and Tower Bridge in Sacramento all have one thing in common: they all possess the University of the Pacific spirit. James Jewell, a 1951 University of the Pacific graduate more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/March-2012/James-Jewell-master-of-lighting.html