Media Clips 2.28.2017

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Media Clips 2.28.2017

Postby madona » Tue Feb 28, 2017 10:46 am


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

Message from Dr. Joseph Castro, President of Fresno State

(Fresno Bee © 02/28/2017)
As the president of California State University, Fresno, I am pleased to partner with teh distric and other organizations to support the success of all students. ... y/1773369/

If a performing arts center is built, it belongs at Fresno State
(Fresno Bee © 02/28/2017)
The President's Commission for the Future of Arts and Humanities at Fresno State is tasked with engaging with the larger community, assessing the opportunities for advancing the College of Arts and Humanities and its students, and increasing the awareness of the value of the arts and humanities" their timeless relevance and capacity to transform individuals and enhance communities. ... 70409.html

Fresno State's Castro Says Talk Of New Valley Medical School Should Include UC
( © 02/28/2017)
Fresno State President Joseph Castro says he wants to see any new effort to build a public medical school in the San Joaquin Valley be a collaboration between the UC and CSU systems. ... include-uc

Eye on Ag: Fresno State's Horticulture Program
( © 02/28/2017)
The Horticulture program provides students with the chance to get their hands dirty while caring for thousands of plant crops. ... /663283255

Using Drones To Scout Almonds From Above
( © 02/27/2017)
Researchers at California State University, Fresno recently agreed to partner with AeroVironment, a Southern California company specializing in unmanned aircraft systems, to find out how much water stress can be picked up with aerial imagery. ... rom-above/

Concerns still exist among DACA recipients in the Central Valley
(Vida en el Valle © 02/27/2017)
Fresno State president Joseph I. Castro sent out an e-mail on Feb. 22 to students, faculty and staff regarding Trump’s immigration decision which includes keeping DACA in place. The email shared a memorandum from Chancellor Timothy White which “affirms our commitment to being an inclusive and welcoming public university and provides guidance should any member of our campus community be approached while on campus by federal, state or local officials asking for information or documentation regarding immigration status,” said Castro. ... 12849.html
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