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    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

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/April-2015/Schools-must-track-academic-progress-of-homeless-students.html

    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

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/April-2015/Getting-foster-youth-through-college-will-take-structured-support.html

    Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has recently forged new partnerships and cross-cultural exchange initiatives in the Middle East more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-Dental-School-Celebrates-New-International-Ties-with-Dental-Educators.html
    Pacific partners to prevent "summer slide"

    To help prevent the "summer slide," University of the Pacific, the San Joaquin County Office of Education and The Record newspaper have worked together to produce, print and distribute summer learning guides with resources and activities to help families support education during the long break from school. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Summer-slide.html

    Four faculty and staff members, six students and four student organizations were honored at the annual recognition event on May 9 more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Faith-Davies-Awards-recognizes-leadership-in-students-staff-faculty.html

    Schippers, former director of teacher education, founded Pacific's Teacher Corps program and preserved the memoirs of WWII aviators, while Munroe became a prominent Bay Area economist more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/April-2014/Recent-passings-of-former-economics-and-education-professors-Tapan-Munroe-and-John-Schippers.html

    More than 600 students from Stockton, Lodi and Elk Grove Unified School districts will descend on Pacific tomorrow for an annual competition meant to show that learning math and science can be fun more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/April-2014/Math-Steeplechase-adds-up-to-excitement-for-local-students.html