Media Clips 1.11.2017

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Media Clips 1.11.2017

Postby ucommstudent » Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:46 am


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Fresno State Creative Writing Department Sets New Record, Eight Authors Publish First Books
(Valley Public Radio © 01/11/2017)
The Fresno State Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing has set a new record. Eight alumni authors from the program published their first books in 2016. Four more are set to publish books this year. ... irst-books

The Hip-Hop Dance Craze Born in Fresno: Popping
(KQED News © 01/09/2017)
That history and how it influenced future generations is just one of the chapters Fresno State hopes to document next for its oral history archive. ... o-popping/

Silver Anniversary Screening of Acclaimed Saroyan Documentary Set for March
( © 01/02/2017)
Joseph I. Castro, Ph.D., M.P.P., the Eighth President of California State University, Fresno, will be the special guest at the anniversary screening and luncheon. ... set-march/

The most influential Latinos in 2016
(Vida en el Valle © 01/02/2017)
When Fresno State athletic director Jim Bartko addressed a group of community leaders gathered at a luncheon, the first thing he mentioned was how happy he was to work for Dr. Joseph I. Castro, the university’s president. ... 46879.html

2016 was a successful year for access to health care in California
(Vida en el Valle © 12/30/2016)
6. ‘The Silent Garden’ Conference at California State University, Fresno in February provided information and resources to Latino families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This was the first year the conference was taught in Spanish and more than 200 Spanish-speaking parents in the Valley attended. ... 44444.html

"Father" of Fresno State wine studies dies
(Central Valley Business Times © 12/28/2016)
Vincent Petrucci leaves international legacy • “Vince modeled integrity in his work and in his personal life” Vincent Petrucci, professor emeritus of viticulture at California State University, Fresno, has died, the university said Tuesday.
http://www.centralvalleybusinesstimes.c ... /?ID=31828

Vincent E. Petrucci, founder of Fresno State enology program, dies
(Fresno Bee © 12/28/2016)
Vincent E. Petrucci, founder of the viticulture and enology programs at Fresno State, died Tuesday, the school announced. ... 79639.html

Father of viticulture at Fresno State Vince Petrucci dies at 91
(KMPH Fox 26 Fresno © 12/28/2016)
Vincent Petrucci helped create Fresno State's winery program, and helped many discover their passion for the craft. He died Tuesday at 91. Vincent Petrucci was an icon in viticulture and enology at Fresno State and put the university's agriculture program on the map worldwide. ... dies-at-91

Housing, retail and entertainment ‘super block’ planned south of Chukchansi Park
(The Fresno Bee © 12/26/2016)
The former Fresno State and professional baseball player who is now a real estate developer started buying property on H Street three years ago. ... 37284.html
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