Media Clips 7.23.12

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Media Clips 7.23.12

Postby ucommstudent » Mon Jul 23, 2012 10:13 am


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Habitat for Humanity revitalizes more than homes in Fresno
(7/23/2012 © Fresno Bee)
Habitat's architect and Fresno State architecture students are working with Refaei on a design to expand the current 1,300-square-foot building there using shipping containers.

Vigil Honors Drowning Victim
(7/23/2012 © KGPE-TV CBS 47 Fresno)
About three dozen people gathered on the Fresno State campus and lit candles in to honor the life of 27-year old Phillip Johnson. “He was everything to me. He was a big brother, a role model, a best friend,” said Tasha Firestone.

State University president raises are an outrage
(7/23/2012 © Porterville Recorder)
Over the past decade, fees charged by the California State University System to students have skyrocketed more than 300 percent and trustees of that 19-campus system, which includes Fresno State and Cal State Bakersfield, are considering another increase.

Cuties partnership of citrus titans tested as one ventures into juice market
(7/22/2012 © Fresno Bee)
"The brand has all the elements that make it stick: it's pleasant; it makes you smile; and it tastes good," said Hays, a public relations professor at Fresno State. "It has immediate appeal and that's why consumers have responded so well."

Your Views, July 22
(7/22/2012 © Riverside Press Enterprise)
My daughter is beginning her fourth year at Fresno State, and each year her tuition has increased while student aid has decreased. Needed classes have not been available because of staff cuts.

Country star Tillis stops at Tower
(7/21/2012 © Fresno Bee)
Fresno State students get discounted tickets, $30.50, if they're purchased at the Save Mart Center box office with valid student I.D. Limit four tickets per purchase.

Orozco: World Changers coming back to Clovis
(7/21/2012 © Fresno Bee)
Rep. Jim Costa, D-Fresno, and the Ethics Center at Fresno State are recipients of the 2012 Spirit of Abraham Award.

EDITORIAL: Thumbs up, thumbs down
(7/21/2012 © Fresno Bee)
Thumbs up to two Valley-native actors, Hanford High graduate J.G. Quintel and former Fresno State athlete Dot-Marie Jones. Both received nominations for the "64th Primetime Emmy Awards." This is the second consecutive Emmy nomination for both.

Light the Night
(7/21/2012 © KSEE 24 News)
Light the Night is this Saturday, October 6 at Fresno State. Registration begins at 5:00 p.m. and the walk begins at 7:00 p.m. For more information go to Light the Night

Fresno State Lowers Flags to Honor Shooting Victims
(7/21/2012 © KSEE 24 News)
Fresno State President John D. Welty directed the university's flags to be lowered half-staff in recognition of the victims of the Colorado movie theater killings early July 20.

Hilmar native gets second nod for Emmy
(7/21/2012 © Merced Sun-Star)
Jones is a Hilmar High School graduate and a former Modesto Junior College and Fresno State shot-put star and 15-time world arm-wrestling champion.

Colorado shock waves reach Porterville
(7/21/2012 © Porterville Recorder)
At Fresno State University, President John D. Welty directed the university’s flags be lowered to half-staff in recognition of the victims of the Colorado movie theater killings.
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