Dr. Irwin Jacobs

Expanding Technology
Expanding Technology
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...
Grant To Fund Math Program
Grant To Fund Math Program
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 assist them with algebra...