Media Clips 12.10-14.2016

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Media Clips 12.10-14.2016

Postby ucommstudent » Wed Dec 14, 2016 9:20 am


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Fresno State Armenian Studies Participates in Tsughrut Gospel Conservation Project
(Asbarez © 12/14/2016)
Professor Barlow Der Mugrdechian, Berberian Coordinator of Armenian Studies Program at California State University, Fresno and Baldryan, an MA student of UNESCO World Heritage Studies at Brandenburg Technical University of Cottbus Senftenberg in Germany successfully applied and received a grant for the restoration work. ... n-project/

Fresno State professors have Trump's victory all wrong
(Fresno Bee © 12/14/2016)
The latest nonsense comes from our own Fresno State faculty, Ethan J. Kytle and Blain Roberts, who in a 750-word screed associate both the Republican Party and President-elect Trump with mass murderer Dylann Roof, white supremacy and racism. ... 23758.html

Mark your calendar for these holiday happenings in Clovis and Fresno
(Clovis Independent © 12/13/2016)
The three weeks of winter recess runs Wednesday, Dec. 21 through Wednesday, Jan. 11 for Fresno State students. ... 95858.html

Can drones help almond growers save water? We…
(Contra Costa Times © 12/13/2016)
AeroVironment Inc. has partnered with [Fresno State] in a year-long study to determine how imagery and analytics from drones could be used to help almond growers better manage their water use. ... -find-out/

Fresno State students settle for slums
(Fresno Bee © 12/12/2016)
This summer, I graduated from Fresno State with a bachelor of arts degree in criminology. ... 06628.html

Education Buzz for Sunday, Dec. 11
(Fresno Bee © 12/12/2016)
Fresno State faculty and staff helped lead the hands-on lab that taught about the production of artisan-style meats such as salami, prosciutto and pancetta. The workshop included a tour of Busseto Foods, a dried meat producer in Fresno. ... 85908.html

Plato Pet Drive
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 12/12/2016)
Plato Pet Treats is teaming up with Fresno State to ask the community to help our local no-kill shelters as they are non-profits and constantly needing any help they can get.

Sunday Morning Matters 12/11/16 - Story | YourCentralValley
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 12/12/2016)
In the third segment, Evan is joined by KSEE24Political Analyst Jim Verros and Fresno State political science professor Lisa Bryant. Topics: local marijuana ordinance, Jerry Brown softening his language with Donald Trump, Mayor Swearengin and future mayor Lee Brand. ... /618124006

Fresno Pacific won't become 'sanctuary campus' for undocumented, president says
(Clovis Independent © 12/11/2016)
Fresno State President Joseph Castro released a statement after the election, offering counseling services and other information to concerned students. ... 31738.html

Punish Fresno State for authors’ opinions
(Fresno Bee © 12/10/2016)
t’s time for all of us Republican bigots to send our money to any place other than Fresno State. ... 66808.html

Wawona Foods' Bill Smittcamp wins Fresno chamber's top award
(Fresno Bee © 12/10/2016)
Smittcamp serves as chairman of the board of trustees at Valley Children's Hospital and is on the boards of the Fresno State Foundation, Central Valley Community Bank, Garfield Water District and Fresno Food Expo Advisory Committee. ... 90018.html

Three Clovis council seats will be up for grabs in March election
(Fresno Bee © 12/10/2016)
The other 4-year seat candidate is Vong Mouanoutoua, who served as Clovis Planning Commission chairman and teaches at Fresno State. Mouanoutoua's petition signatures were verified this past week. ... 85688.html

Human Rights Day helps us realize the importance of extending hospitality to refugees
(Fresno Bee © 12/10/2016)
The Human Rights Coalition of the Central Valley is commemorating Human Rights Day with an event at Fresno State focused on the rights of refugees. ... 74238.html

Bill Smittcamp Named 2017 Leon S. Peters Award Recipient - Story
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 12/10/2016)
The 2017 recipient of the Leon S. Peters Award is local businessman Bill Smittcamp and his daughter is his biggest fan. There is no one more deserving than my dad, Im going to get emotional, said Blair Smittcamp, the recipients daughter. Its really, really special for our family. Blair Smittcamp said her father is a christian who has used those values to give back to places like Fresno State and Valley Childrens Hospital. ... /617661484

Alabama faculty member studying "rainbow family" depictions
(Modesto Examiner © 12/10/2016)
A University of Alabama faculty member has received a research fellowship to study the way children's picture books depict lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender characters. Jamie Campbell Naidoo received the Arne Nixon Center honor from California State University in Fresno. His project looks into how so-called "rainbow families" are represented in kids' books worldwide. The Nixon Center has more than 60,000 books, magazines, manuscripts, art and papers. It's described as one of the nation's fastest-growing and most diverse research collections of children's literature. Naidoo says in a statement from Alabama that the collection will be a wonderful resource for his research. Naidoo teaches in the school of library and information sciences at Alabama. ... 30893.html

Think of charities as year winds down
(Visalia Times-Delta © 12/09/2016)
Carole lives in Visalia and teaches at College of the Sequoias and Fresno State. ... /95121030/
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