Media Clips 2.19.2016

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Media Clips 2.19.2016

Postby ucommstudent » Fri Feb 19, 2016 10:28 am


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Latino Youth In California See Significant Rise In Psychiatric Hospitalizations
(California Health Line © 02/19/2016)
The shortage of services is especially evident in the Central Valley, where many agricultural workers are Latino. Juan Garcia, an emeritus professor at California State University, Fresno, who founded a counseling center in the city, says the drought and economic downturn have exacerbated depression, anxiety, substance abuse and psychotic breaks among Latinos of all ages. ... lizations/

Soccer Match More Than a Game for Local Armenians
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 02/19/2016)
The team has won two Soviet cups, five Armenian cups, and one Armenian super cup. During their visit, they paid a special tribute at the Armenian Genocide Memorial dedicated at Fresno State last Spring. ... -armenians

State Audit Says Fresno State Professor Has "Conflict Of Interest"
(Valley Public Radio © 02/19/2016)
A popular Fresno State professor is the subject of a blistering audit from the California State University, including conflict of interest allegations. ... t-interest

Ruiz family pledges $125,000 to Institute of Family Business at Fresno State
(Fresno Bee © 02/18/2016)
The Ruiz family of Dinuba-based Ruiz Foods has pledged $125,000 to support the Institute for Family Business at Fresno State. The pledge from Fred and Mitzie Ruiz serves as the lead gift to establishing a $1 million endowment for the institute, which provides education and resources for family-run businesses, Fresno State announced Thursday. ... 55867.html

Launch Of Central Valley Goal 2025
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 02/18/2016)
I know the other partner institutions are equally focused on making sure all students who meet academic requirements, have the ability to get a certificate or degree. said Dr. Joseph Castro, President of Fresno State. ... -goal-2025

Ruiz pledges $125K to family business institute
(The Business Journal © 02/18/2016)
The Ruiz family, owners of Ruiz Foods in Dinuba, has pledged $125,000 to support the Institute for Family Business (IFB) at Fresno State. ... -institute


Self-driving vehicle demonstration set for Fresno State
(Central Valley Business Times © 02/18/2016)
A self-driving, electric shuttle will scoot around part of the Fresno State University campus next Tuesday, carrying engineering students, university President Joseph Castro and "Victor E. Bulldog III," the university mascot. The demonstration of the four-passenger, autonomous shuttle is scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, outside the Engineering East building.
http://www.centralvalleybusinesstimes.c ... /?ID=30006

People in the News - Anil Shrestha
(CentralValleyBusinessTimes© 02/18/2016)
Anil Shrestha, a Fresno State plant science professor, has received the Weed Science Society of America’s Outstanding Teacher Award.
http://www.centralvalleybusinesstimes.c ... /?ID=30012
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