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Media Clips 12.19-21.2015

PostPosted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 12:18 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

California Fresh Fruit Association announces speakers for 80th annual meeting
(Fresh Plaza © 12/21/2015)
Dr. Hanson, who represents the fifth successive generation to live in the same house on his family’s farm, was a full-time orchard and vineyard grower from 1980-1984, before joining California State University, Fresno campus in 1984 to initiate a classical languages program. He is the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow in Residence in Classics and Military History at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, a professor of Classics Emeritus at California State University, Fresno, and a nationally syndicated columnist for Tribune Media Services. ... al-meeting

Drought Could Help Reveal Secrets of Sierra’s Origins
(KQED Science © 12/21/2015)
“Rather than being in a lake, which is how it’s shown on the map, we’re standing in the middle of a grassland,” says Pluhar, who teaches geology at Fresno State University. “We were here about three weeks ago and since then, a few new islands have popped up.” ... s-origins/

Frida Kahlo show coming to Fresno Art Museum
(Clovis Independent © 12/20/2015)
The winter-spring lineup also includes "Body/Land: A 25 Year Retrospective of Anne Scheid" (coordinated with shows at ArtSpace Gallery at Fresno City College and Arte Americas), "Sonia Romero: Printmaker,"Richard J. Freitas: Promise Land" and "RAD Fresno State Women." ... 94750.html

Job Skills Program Wins Recognition
(Fresno Bee © 12/20/2015)
Fresno State's TARGET, program, which offers specialized counseling and tutoring for students ages 18-22, was recognized by the California School Board Association at its 36th annual Golden Bell Awards ceremony on Dec. 5 in San Diego. ... nition.jpg

Why America needs a monument to slavery
(Tampa Bay Times © 12/19/2015)
Blain Roberts and Ethan J. Kytle are professors at California State University, Fresno, who are writing a book about the memory of slavery in Charleston, S.C. ... ry/2258395

How to manage final-exams stress
(Fresno Bee © 12/18/2015)
In her editorial of Dec. 12, in which she argues for the elimination of final exams, Fresno State student Megan Bronson joins the ranks of many her age who enjoy blaming the educational institution for her behavior, rather than taking responsibility for her actions. ... 80480.html