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    Pioneering teledentistry project lands $250,000 grant

    The Pacific Center for Special Care at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry was awarded $250,920 from the DentaQuest Foundation to support the expansion of the Virtual Dental Home (VDH) system for oral health care. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Pioneering-teledentistry-project-lands-250000-grant.html
    Digital Coptic project wins $190,000 NEH grant

    Associate Professor Caroline T. Schroeder has been awarded a new grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for a project to digitize Coptic texts and make them available to scholars. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Digital-Coptic-project-wins-190000-NEH-grant.html

    Four University of the Pacific undergraduates have been awarded prestigious summer fellowships that will take them from Princeton and MIT to Tokyo.  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Stockton-Sacramento-and-Lodi-students-win-prestigious-summer-research-awards.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