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    The end of the academic year is always such an exciting time. All those years of hard work are celebrated in graduation events and ceremonies, and new jobs in the coming weeks and months
     
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    The National Hospice Foundation recognized Dale Larson, Ph.D. as “… one bold innovator who forged ahead in the face of conventional wisdom for a vision of a world where everyone facing serious illness, death, and grief will experience the best that humankind can offer.”

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    Oscar Jiménez-Castellanos was appointed the inaugural director of the new Latinx Education Research Center (LERC) at Santa Clara University’s School of Education and Counseling Psychology, where he will lead a multipronged effort to improve the education and well-being of Latino and Latina (Latinx) children, families and communities at the regional, state, and national level.  
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    Marco Bravo, Ph.D. and Claudia Rodriguez-Mojica, Ph.D. have secured a $2.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to enhance teacher preparation for dual language environments. In this grant, both pre-service teachers and teachers in the field will learn how to help children learn academic English within the context of math instruction. This grant will enhance our work with our students, help us engage our community partners in learning, further faculty research, and build our national reputation.
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    Kathy Stoehr, Ph.D. has received a grant from the Heising-Simons Foundation for her project called "Let's Talk About Math: Parents and Teachers Talking and Doing Math Together."      
    Sobrato ExCEL Group REVISED
    ExCEL, Excellence in Catholic Education and Leadership, supports the development of Catholic school teachers. The program is a partnership between SCU's School of Education and Counseling Psychology and the Diocese of San Jose. The ExCEL financial model sustainably covers the costs of graduate school tuition, transportation, and basic living expenses. Donor funding is critical. $20,000 will fund a teacher for one year.  The Sobrato Family Foundation will match gifts and pledges on a 1 to 1 basis made between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2018.
    Education, data, and a Silicon Valley solution to help teachers better understand students in East San Jose and beyond. A conversation with John Matthew Sobrato ’10.
    Education, data, and a Silicon Valley solution to help teachers better understand students in East San Jose and beyond. A conversation with John Matthew Sobrato ’10. Dorian Llywelyn, S.J., is the Executive Director of the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education, which runs the Thriving Neighbors Initiative