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    Getting babies ready for kindergarten

    University of the Pacific, community partners launch program to help parents nurture pre-reading skills at home more

    http://www.pacific.edu/about-pacific/newsroom/2015/may-aug-2015/getting-babies-ready-for-kindergarten.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

    For 75 years, University of the Pacific has educated music therapists who have become leaders in their field. They will gather Saturday at a symposium to celebrate this legacy. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/about-pacific/newsroom/2014/march-2014/music-therapy-symposium.html

    University of the Pacific faculty members are available to comment on topics related to the protests in Hong Kong more

    http://www.pacific.edu/about-pacific/newsroom/2014/october-2014/hong-kong-protest-media-sources.html

    Pacific's Robb Garden is set to double in size in the coming months and bring a new crop of opportunities to Pacific students. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/about-pacific/newsroom/2015/february-2015/robb-garden-update.html
    Humanities scholar wants to share her love of language with students

    Ashley Pham has found her purpose as a high school English teacher. She said she's been inspired by the teachers she's had and appreciates educators who are passionate about seeing their students succeed. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/about-pacific/newsroom/2018/may-2018/humanities-scholar-wants-to-share-her-love-of-language-with-students.html

    The Center for Business and Policy Research released preliminary results of a minimum wage increase on the Northern California megaregion in response to a proposal to increase the California minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2022. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/about-pacific/newsroom/2016/march-2016/impacts-of-a-15-per-hour-minimum-wage-on-the-northern-california-megaregion.html