Media Clips 8.30.2016

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Media Clips 8.30.2016

Postby madona » Tue Aug 30, 2016 10:21 am


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Introduction: A Different Kind of College Ranking
(Washington Monthly © 08/30/2016)
A more instructive example is California State, Fresno, ranked twenty-fifth on our list. Half of all undergrads there are first-generation students, and the majority have income low enough to qualify for a federal Pell Grant. Cal State–Fresno has a higher graduation rate than is typical, given those demographics, and a highly affordable net price for lower- and moderate-income students (calculated as tuition and fees minus grants and scholarships) of only $5,367 per year. Its students earn $3,600 more per year ten years after starting school than our statistical models predict, and also outperform peer institutions when it comes to students paying down the principal on their loans. And Cal State–Fresno spends 59 percent of its federal work-study funds on public service—the single-highest percentage of any national university in the country. ... ranking-8/

Mouradian Appointed Visiting Professor in Armenian Studies at Fresno State
( © 08/30/2016)
Dr. Khatchig Mouradian (Clark University), the newly appointed 13th Henry K. Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor of Armenian Studies at California State University, Fresno, will give three public lectures on the general theme of “Genocide and Resilience” in the Fall 2016 semester.

Community Voice: That US election: Stay tuned, stay buffooned
(Bakersfield Californian © 08/30/2016)
Article written by Howard V. Hendrix Howard V. Hendrix writes science fiction and teaches at [Fresno State]. ... ooned.html

The Class of 2020 is Digital: Are you?
( © 08/30/2016)
Participating universities include Cal Berkeley, Cal Poly, Cal State LA, CSU Bakersfield, CSU Channel Islands, CSU Chico, CSU Dominguez Hills, CSU East Bay, [Fresno State]... ... l-are-you/

Study ranks Fresno State 25th best in nation
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 08/30/2016)
Fresno State leaders and students are celebrating a big accomplishment Monday, the school ranked 25th on a list of the 30 top universities in the country. ... -/1490067/

Fresno State Named One of Nation’s Top Universities
(KMJ now © 08/30/2016)
Fresno State was just named one of the best universities in the nation, in a new ranking by “Washington Monthly”. California State University, Fresno was ranked 25th in the magazine’s “Top 30 National Universities”. Last year, the Bulldogs ranked 52nd. ... versities/

From Top Dogs, to Top University
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 08/30/2016)
A proud moment for the top dogs, announcing a new designation after magazine Washington Monthly named the school 25th on its list of Top 30 National Universities. ... university

Xfinity On Campus Enrolls 36 More Schools, Adds Cloud DVR
( © 08/30/2016)
New school joining the mix this fall include Northeastern University, University of Notre Dame, Temple University, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, University of Southern Mississippi, Villanova University and California State University, Fresno. Xfinity On Campus now delivers service on 63 locations. Here’s the current list of XoC partners. Also published in FierceCable and Multichannel News. ... to-service

Single-payer is best option to Obamacare
( © 08/30/2016)
Written by Bob Fisher. Bob Fischer, an emeritus professor of sociology at California State University, Fresno, lives in Bandon and is an activist with Health Care for All-Oregon. ... e.html.csp

GoFundMe saves professor after life stolen
(The Collegian © 08/30/2016)
Imagine you’ve gotten a new job in a different state. You and your spouse pack all of your belongings into a U-Haul, hitch your car to the back and set off. ... fe-stolen/

From Top 'Dogs, to Top University
( © 08/30/2016)
A proud moment for the top 'dogs, announcing a new designation after magazine "Washington Monthly" named the school 25th on it's list of "Top 30 National Universities." ... university

Fresno State ranked 25th in nation by Washington magazine
(Your Central Valley NBC © 08/29/2016)
Fresno State has been selected as a top university by Washington Monthly magazine. The university made the 25th spot alongside seven Ivy League Institutions across the country. ... y-magazine

Fresno State students proud of their wines
(KMPH26© 08/29/2016)
When you think of wine, Fresno probably doesn't top the list, but students at Fresno State are proving a lot of people wrong. ... heir-wines
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