Media Clips 1.22.2016

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Media Clips 1.22.2016

Postby ucommstudent » Fri Jan 22, 2016 10:15 am


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

Up close and personal with Frida Kahlo at Fresno Art Museum
(Clovis Independent © 01/22/2016)
There's a backstory to why the Kahlo show is here in the first place. It was originally meant to be a complement to an "unprecedented retrospective exhibition featuring a never-before-seen exhibition of works by Rivera. The show was planned at Fresno State, and was to include auxiliary shows at local museums. A 2014 advertisement on the website of the Association of Art Museum Directors for a "Mexican Exhibition Project Coordinator" was looking for a candidate who would report to the dean of Fresno State's College of Arts and Humanities. ... 13075.html

Collaborative classrooms mark wave of the future in higher ed
(Education Drive © 01/22/2016)
At [Fresno State], faculty from Communications, Art, and English as a Second Language departments have jockeyed for a spot in the classrooms, recognizing the benefits for their students. In New York State, Onondaga Community College recently opened the WhiTn3y Commons, giving business students the opportunity to work in teams and practice the skills they’ll need for workplace projects. MIT offers a range of technology-enabled learning spaces to meet the demands of students and faculty across disciplines. ... ed/412430/

5 Things To Do Today, Friday, Jan. 22
(Fresno Bee © 01/22/2016)
Grammy Award winning pianist Yefim Bronfman will perform pieces from Sergei Prokofiev. Fresno State, Concert Hall, Fresno, 559-278-2337, ... nfman.aspx, $25, $18 seniors, $5 students. 8 p.m. ... 87815.html

Fresno State gets food safety grant
(The Packer© 01/22/2016)
Food science researchers at California State University, Fresno have received a pair of grants from the Center for Produce Safety and the Produce for Better Health Foundation. ... fety-grant

Fresno State looking to remove more than 100 trees due to drought and wet weather
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 01/22/2016)
Many may not realize but Fresno State's campus is also an arboretum. After years of drought though this winter's El Nino weather pattern has prompted officials to look at removing more than 100 dead trees. ... r/1168842/

This week in entertainment: Calendar of events for Jan. 22-28
(Fresno Bee © 01/21/2016)
Philip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concerts presents Yefin Bronfman, piano Fresno State, Concert Hall, Fresno, 559-278-2337,, $25, $18 seniors, $5 students. 8 p.m. ... 26880.html

Cal Poly plans to build on-campus housing for faculty and staff
(San Luis Obispo Tribune © 01/21/2016)
Other CSU campuses with some form of public-private partnership development include Fresno, San Marcos, Channel Islands, Northridge, Bakersfield and Fullerton. ... 47735.html

Fresno City College to open student food pantry
(The Business Journal © 01/21/2016)
School-based food pantries have been growing in popularity over the last few years, and Fresno State opened its own Student Cupboard in 2014. ... ood-pantry

Andrew Fiala on Ethics: Yosemite name debate isn't that novel
(Fresno Bee © 01/22/2016)
The name changes in Yosemite National Park show us the power of corporations in our country. The longer story of those names discloses a history of political force and economic interest. ... 63955.html

Institute for Family Business
(The Business Journal © 01/22/2016)
Join the Institute for Family Business at Fresno State to learn about alternatives to succession planning through the use of Employee Stock Ownership Plans. ... y-business

Campus joins global wireless service
(The Collegian © 01/21/2016)
Fresno State introduced and launched eduroam [education roaming], a global wireless connectivity server, on campus on Jan. 14. According to eduroam’s website, “eduroam allows students, researchers and staff from participating institutions to obtain Internet connectivity across campus and when visiting other participating institutions by simply opening their laptop.” ... s-service/

Acclaimed pianist makes Central Valley stop
(Visalia Times-Delta © 01/21/2016)
He comes 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, the more modest but no less sophisticated setting of the Fresno State Concert Hall as part of the Philip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concert series. ... /79117528/

Fresno County Library Bookshelf: Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.
(Fresno Bee © 01/20/2016)
San Joaquin Literacy Reading: A dramatic reading for teens and adults performed by the San Joaquin Literacy Association of California State University, Fresno. 2-3 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 23, at the Betty Rodriguez Regional Library. Details: 559-600-9245.
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