Media Clips 11.19-21.2016

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Media Clips 11.19-21.2016

Postby ucommstudent » Mon Nov 21, 2016 12:24 pm


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

Kanye West cancels performance Sunday in L.A.; next stop to be Fresno Tuesday
(Fresno Bee © 11/21/2016)
It was unclear Sunday night what West's walking off in Los Angeles might mean to his scheduled concert Tuesday at the Save Mart Center. West is supposed to bring his Saint Pablo tour to the performing venue at Fresno State. ... 22283.html

Trump represents checks and balances
(Fresno Bee © 11/21/2016)
Regarding the Nov. 12 "On Ethics" column by Fresno State professor Andrew Fiala: I lost track of who was being discussed. I agree the part that says "We've known that virtue is irrelevant to politics since Machiavelli first explained how princes obtain power." The column could have been written about President Obama as he came to power, but being the first black president, nobody would dare. ... 19088.html

Charter schools offer students a choice
(Fresno Bee © 11/21/2016)
They're charter public schools " tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are sanctioned by local school districts. In Fresno County, there are 36 charter public schools serving 11,085 students from diverse backgrounds. These schools are successful because they are accountable and offer specialized, flexible curriculum. A shining example is University High School, on my campus, Fresno State." ... 13528.html

Say adios to restrictions on bilingual learning: Prop. 58 could boost Fresno schools
(Fresno Bee © 11/20/2016)
What we will see is a flexible idea about language " this idea that kids can speak in both and not be restricted by having to choose one or the other." Fresno State Professor Laura Alamillo Todd uses a lot of visuals to help her youngest students understand the language they've been immersed in. She ... 25023.html

Fresno State professor robbed of car in campus parking lot
(Fresno Bee © 11/20/2016)
A Fresno State professor had her car stolen at gunpoint from a campus parking lot by two suspects Thursday evening, Fresno police and the university said. ... 01493.html

Education Buzz for Sunday, Nov. 20
(Fresno Bee © 11/20/2016)
Fresno State program to give young adult prestigious award The Arne Nixon Center at Fresno State will name Guadalupe Garcia McCall the first artist-in-residence fellow at a reception this spring. ... 37743.html

Pulitzer-winning editorial cartoonist shares his dry wit in Fresno State appearance
(Fresno Bee © 11/19/2016)
Yet, "I don't really consider myself a journalist," he said during a stop at The Fresno Bee before his talk at Fresno State. To illustrate his point, he told a story: Pulitzer-winning cartoonist Rube Goldberg once asked his editor if he thought cartoonists were journalists, and his editor said, "Is a barnacle a ship?" ... 23563.html

Fresno State professor has car stolen by two armed men
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 11/19/2016)
Next to the University High School at Fresno State is the parking lot where a female professor was carjacked by two men Thursday night. ... n/1615113/

National Universities With The Most Students Living In Campus
(University Herald © 11/19/2016)
Other schools in the lower half of the list are Dartmouth College, California Institute of Technology, Boston College, Clarkson University and Ivy League university Yale. At the other end of the list are California public universities: California State University - Fullerton and California State University - Fresno which only has 2 percent and 5 percent of undergraduates living in campus. ... campus.htm

Worldwide trends lead to uncertain economic outlook for ag
(Woodland Daily Democrat © 11/19/2016)
“There is a lack of political leadership across the world, and both candidates (for U.S. president) are anti-globalization,” Barr said at the 35th Annual Agribusiness Management Conference, presented by the Fresno State University Institute for Food and Agriculture. ... ook-for-ag

California Air Resources Board Provides $$$ For 15 Proterra All-Electric Buses & Chargers
(CleanTechnica © 11/18/2016)
The new electric buses and charging equipment will be deployed throughout the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District’s (SJVAPCD’s) territory. Deployment areas will reportedly include: the Fresno County Rural Transit Agency, the California State University Fresno, the City of Visalia Transit Division, the San Joaquin Regional Transit District, and the City of Modesto Transit Services. The plan behind the Proterra Catalyst electric bus deployment is to reduce the release of both air pollution and greenhouse gases. ... ric-buses/

Thumbs up, thumbs down
(Fresno Bee © 11/18/2016)
“The entire experience of being on Chopped was so exciting,” Lawrence told Lisa Boyles of Fresno State’s Arts and Humanities division. “As far as the competition part of the show goes, it is as real as it looks. ... 66318.html

Grant to fund RTD zero-emission buses
( © 11/18/2016)
Other agencies that will receive new buses are the city of Modesto transit services, which will add four vehicles; the city of Visalia, two; California State University, Fresno, three; and Fresno County Rural Transit Agency, four. ... sion-buses
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