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Media Clips 11.11-12.2015

PostPosted: Thu Nov 12, 2015 12:40 pm
by ucommstudent


These media clips are provided by the Office of University Communications at California State University, Fresno. They are intended for the internal use of California State University, Fresno and should not be redistributed. If you want to print a story, do so now before the link expires. Questions and submissions may be sent to

Fresno parade pays tribute to valley veterans
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 11/12/2015)
The Fresno State marching band raised spirits but so did the sight of members of the various armed forces riding the Veterans Day Parade route. Some valley veterans were overcome with emotion. US Army veteran Frank Collins said, "It's tearful. Strangers have come up to give me flowers, given me cards, given me shirts. It's quite the honor to be respected for something I did." ... s/1080357/

What is Yik Yak, the app that fielded racist threats at U. of Missouri?
(Fort Worth Star-Telegram © 11/11/2015)
At this rate, the app is fielding a new high-profile incident roughly every two weeks. A sampling: –ª Threats of a mass shooting at Charleston Southern University and Cal Fresno State in November 2015 ... 11467.html

Pianist Ran Dank to perform at Keyboard Concerts
(Fresno Bee © 11/11/2015)
He is stepping in to perform at the Philip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concerts series at Fresno State this weekend, replacing the scheduled Francesco Piemontesi, who canceled his U.S. tour due to illness. ... 03368.html

'Let's Talk #Immigration' student forum features UFW president
(Fresno Bee © 11/11/2015)
The president of the United Farm Workers of America is the keynote speaker at the Let's Talk #Immigration California Student Forum Thursday at Fresno State's Leon S. and Pete P. Peters Educational Center in the Student Recreation Center. ... 13352.html

Fresno Film Festival spotlights Steve Jobs
(Fresno Bee © 11/11/2015)
Students from the CineCulture class and all Armenian Studies Program classes at Fresno State have been invited to attend the festival at no charge as part of the local film group's outreach program. ... 94877.html

Longtime Fresno businessman Robert E. Duncan, 'Mr. Bulldog,' dead at 94
(Fresno Bee © 11/11/2015)
Robert E. Duncan, a longtime Fresno businessman and prominent philanthropist and booster of Fresno State and its athletic programs, died Wednesday in Fresno. He was 94. ... 06325.html

From youngsters to veterans, thousands fill downtown Fresno for annual parade
(Fresno Bee © 11/11/2015)
The parade kicked off at 11:17 a.m. The Fresno State marching band led a procession that stretched on for more than an hour, covering 1.15 miles of downtown streets. The American Legion, parade sponsor Table Mountain Rancheria and floats carrying submarine veterans and those who had earned a Purple Heart in conflicts around the world followed. ... 18259.html

Fresno States programs for Veteran students
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 11/11/2015)
Fresno State does not leave any man or women behind when it comes to helping Veterans transition from military life to education. They offer a host of programs to make sure Veterans are successful as they go through the college process. ... n-students

Valley shopping centers getting a jump on Black Friday crowds
(The Business Journal © 11/11/2015)
Holiday events are also planned for Lance-Kashian’s newest development, The Square at Campus Pointe. Located across from Fresno State, Kashian said the development hopes to introduce a few new tenants in time for the holiday season. ... day-crowds

Fresno State to host "tiny house" launch party
(The Business Journal © 11/11/2015)
Fresno State's Lyles College of Engineering students will host a "tiny launch party" to kick off their Tiny House Project. ... unch-party

(The Business Journal © 11/06/2015)
Fresno State President Joseph I. Castro is pleased to present a gift from Central Valley Rodeo Inc. ... ion075.jpg