Dr. Irwin Jacobs

Technology Investment At New Bedford High School
Dr. Irwin Jacobs and his wife Joan are again giving the gift of technology to students at New Bedford High School.
Dr. Jacobs, the founder of the Qualcomm technology company, is donating $900,000 dollars to purchase laptop computers and tablets for students...
Qualcomm Founder Irwin Jacobs Visits NBHS
Could New Bedford High students see tablets in every classroom?
Technology mogul Dr. Irwin Jacobs, and his wife Joan, visited the school Tuesday morning. The Qualcomm founder and New Bedford High alumnus spoke with students and teachers participating in a pilot digital math program...
Pilot Tablet Program Gets High Marks At NBHS
One-hundred-seventy freshman students at New Bedford High School have seen a significant improvement in math achievement using digital tablets.
The tablets were donated by Dr. Irwin Jacobs, the founder of Qualcomm and a former New Bedford High graduate...
NBHS Announces Pilot Math Program For 225 Ninth Graders
Administrators at New Bedford High School are getting ready to kick off a pilot math program funded with a grant from New Bedford native Dr. Irwin Jacobs, the founder of Qualcomm.
Headmaster Bernadette Coelho says the program will target ninth grade students, and provide them with a mobile device to …