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    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

    On Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. ABC News10 will host "Stockton in Crisis, Searching for Solutions," a free town hall forum held at University of the Pacific's Long Theatre. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/September-2012/News-10-Town-Forum.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

    The members of the Beyond Our Gates Community Council, a collaborative effort between University of the Pacific and several community organizations, announced they will pay for a freelance grant writer to help San Joaquin County's many non-profit organizations  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Beyond-Our-Gates-Brings-a-Grant-Writer-to-SJ-County.html

    Members of the Stockton community can receive free screenings for blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes during the annual Black Barbershop Health Outreach Program more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2013/January-2013/Black-Barbershop-Health-Outreach-2013.html

    More than 100 community leaders and educators gathered at the Haggin Museum to discuss the problem and set goals for reversing our community's poor literacy rates. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2012/September-2012/BOG-Community-Council-Launches-Reading-by-Third-campaign.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
    California Teledentistry Bill Signed Into Law by Governor Brown

    The Pacific Center for Special Care at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry developed the Virtual Dental Home system, which the bill was designed to support.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/October-2014/California-Teledentistry-Bill-Signed-Into-Law-by-Governor-Brown.html