Content tagged "Noteworthy"

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    Faculty and staff accomplishments, artistic endeavors and scholarly activity more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Noteworthy---June-2015.html

    A digest of faculty and staff accomplishments and scholarly activity more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Noteworthy-May-2015.html

    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

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

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/February-2015/Dead-battery-on-a-bridge-sensor-Send-in-a-drone.html