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Jacobses donate $3 million to USD for mobile technology

Qualcomm Inc. (Nasdaq: QCOM) co-founder Irwin Jacobs and his wife, Joan Jacobs, have pledged $3 million to the University of San Diego’s School of Leadership & Education Sciences' Mobile Technology Learning Center.

The Jacobs’ gift will provide the funding to attract nationally recognized innovators and researchers as well as a dedicated director for the center.

The gift also will further the mobile technology-related research, teaching and professional development being provided to San Diego County school districts. Construction of an on-campus state-of-the-art mobile technology learning studio will begin this summer.

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