Media Clips 10.6-8.2012

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Media Clips 10.6-8.2012

Postby madona » Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:22 am


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Transitions: People in Academe
(Chronicle of Higher Education © 10/08/2012)
John D. Welty, president of California State University at Fresno since 1991, will retire next summer. Other institution leaders who are retiring next summer include William Crouch Jr., president of Georgetown College, which cut its ties with the Kentucky Baptist Convention during his tenure; and Mary L. Fifield, longtime president of Bunker Hill Community College, in Massachusetts. ... et/134860/

Sierra Cup Classic at Fresno State
(Fresno Bee © 10/08/2012)
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Donald Munro: Sculpture coming to Oakhurst
(Fresno Bee © 10/08/2012)
When the world-renowned Alexander String Quartet performs 8 p.m. Wednesday at Fresno State's Concert Hall, the group will welcome a well-known local name to the mix. Andreas Werz, the artistic director of the Philip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concert Series, which is presenting the concert, will join the quartet in a performance of Schumann's Piano Quintet. ... k=misearch

New Cal State University chancellor to earn $421,500 plus $30,000 supplement from CSU Foundation
(Pleasanton © 10/08/2012)
He attended elementary, intermediate and high schools in Pleasant Hill,then went to Diablo Valley College before getting his undergraduate degree at California State University, Fresno. White was on the swim and water polo teams while at Fresno State and wanted to become a coach for those sports. ... p?id=10201

Record gas prices hit drivers at the pump
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 10/07/2012)
"My older daughter is down at UCLA we gave her a car to use this quarter and I just talked to her a little while ago and I asked her what are you doing about guess she said she doesn't know what to do it's over 5 dollars a gallon," Chilingerian said. Fresno State Marketing Professor Dr. Bill Rice says this upward trend at the pump affects how people think about the American economy. ... id=8838832

Cancer Survivors Honored
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 10/07/2012)
The Susan G Komen Race for a Cure will be held on October 20th at Fresno State University. Organizers say 75% of the funds raised from the race will stay here in the valley. ... 93451.html

Raise approved for CSUN's Dianne Harrison as trustees talk budget cuts, tuition hikes
(Los Angeles Daily News © 10/07/2012)
FYI - Cal State Northridge President Dianne Harrison got a hefty pay raise Tuesday despite howls from students and faculty ahead of a possible tuition hike. The Cal State University Board of Trustees awarded Harrison $324,500 - nearly $30,000 more than her predecessor. ... alk-budget

Fiala on ethics: Ballot offers choice between justice and mercy
(Fresno Bee © 10/06/2012)
Andrew Fiala is a professor of philosophy and director of the Ethics Center at Fresno State. He has a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from UCLA and a Ph.D. in philosophy from Vanderbilt University. His column, which runs twice a month in The Bee, ... ffers.html

EDITORIAL: CSU's new leader brings a diverse background to job
(Fresno Bee © 10/06/2012)
White earned a bachelor's degree from Fresno State, a master's degree from Cal State Hayward and a doctorate from UC Berkeley. He played water polo and was on the swim team at Fresno State. In 1994, he received the Outstanding Alumni Award from Fresno State's School of Health and Human Services and three years later was named a distinguished alumnus. ... rings.html

Bring Back The Band: New Mission At Coalinga High
(KMPH Fox 26 Fresno © 10/06/2012)
Perry is fresh out of Fresno State. But his principal is confident he's a band builder. "We asked him some tough questions and gave him a pretty grim picture of what the situation was. He wasn't nervous at all. He was ready to take on the challenge and he's been wonderful since he stepped on campus." ... linga-high

Fresno State alumnus named CSU chief
(The Business Journal © 10/04/2012)
UC Riverside Chancellor Timothy White was named new chancellor of the California State University system (UC Riverside)Fresno State alumnus Timothy White was appointed as the seventh chancellor of the California State University system, CSU trustees announced today. ... -csu-chief
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