Media Clips 10.11.2012

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Media Clips 10.11.2012

Postby madona » Thu Oct 11, 2012 12:40 pm


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Parents, keep your kids out of 'drunk room'
(Bakersfield Californian © 10/11/2012)
The drunk room is where investigators believe Garces High School graduate Philip Dhanens was essentially left to die. That is the room at an off-campus Fresno State fraternity house where vomiting or passed-out frat members and their drunken guests are disposed of, to be watched over by a designated group of "sober brothers." But in Dhanens' case, the arrangement didn't work out so well. He stopped breathing, but none of the 12 nondrinking monitors in the room noticed. ... drunk-room

The Forces Behind Iran’s Currency Crisis
(Counter - 10/11/2012)
Article written by Sasan Fayazmanesh is Professor Emeritus of Economics at California State University, Fresno. He can be reached at: ... cy-crisis/

Vernal Amaro, Debbie Jacobsen top Agriculturists
(Fresno Bee© 10/11/2012)
He also developed the first mechanical "dried on the vine" raisin grape harvester that is used today to pick thousands of acres.Accepting the award on his behalf was Vincent Petrucci, Fresno State professor emeritus of viticulture. Amaro was in one of Petrucci's first viticulture classes. ... obsen.html

Local briefs: Gun safety class planned in Porterville
(Fresno Bee © 10/11/2012)
Armenian printing exhibit at university Fresno State will host an exhibit of Armenian printing that includes several rare books and early manuscripts Sunday in the Henry Madden Library ... class.html

CSU professor tangles with John and Ken on Prop.30
(Los Angeles Times -10/11/2012)
It is not clear whether [Fresno State] professor Marn Cha knew what he was getting into when he agreed to be a guest on the conservative John and Ken Show on KFI-AM radio Wednesday. But within minutes on air he would find himself getting yelled at. ... op-30.html

Proposition 30 isn't seeing strong statewide support
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 10/11/2012)
FYI - With less than a month to go until Election Day, a new poll shows a ballot measure to fund schools and public safety isn't seeing strong statewide support. According the results of an exclusive Action News Poll conducted by SurveyUSA, 38 percent of decided voters said they planned to vote "no" on Proposition 30. 33 percent said they will vote in favor of the measure, and 29 percent of those surveyed were still undecided. ... id=8843100

Police searched Fresno State fraternity house after hazing death
(Los Angeles Times © 10/11/2012)
Police searched Fresno State fraternity house after hazing death An 18-year-old died of alcohol poisoning in August after he and other pledges were locked in a room and told they could not leave until they had consumed bottles of tequila, rum and vodka, police said. ... 3301.story

Fresno State death prompts hazing probe
(USA Today © 10/11/2012)
Leaders of a Fresno State University fraternity in which a freshman recently drank himself to death told pledges they could not leave a room until they finished off multiple bottles of liquor, the Fresno Bee reports that a court document states. ... n/1625581/

No guts, no Gorey: Macabre show set
(Bakersfield Californian © 10/10/2012)
"I'm a Gorey fan from way back, and, as a matter of fact, one of my early assignments in my first directing class at Fresno State was to create a series of scenes based on a painting or drawing. I chose an illustration from 'The Doubtful Guest,' perhaps my favorite work by Gorey. ... e-show-set

Lemoore High School Band and Color Guard wins award
(Hanford Sentinel (Sports) © 10/10/2012)
The Lemoore High School Band and Color Guard earned a fourth-place finish in the AAAA division at the Sierra Cup Classic Band Review in Fresno on Saturday. Sponsored by Fresno State University and held in Bulldog Stadium, the competition featured bands throughout California. ... f887a.html
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