Media Clips 11.6.2012

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Media Clips 11.6.2012

Postby madona » Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:32 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

Four apply to fill Fresno Unified seat vacated by Tony Vang

(Fresno Bee © 11/06/2012)
Kay Bertken, a part-time lecturer at Fresno State. -- Christopher De La Cerda, a former FUSD teacher. -- Eluterio Escamilla, a director of a Fresno State program that serves low-income, disabled and first-generation college students. -- Michael Falcon, a Greyhound Lines bus driver and former Kings Canyon Unified School District trustee. ... ified.html

Fresno Mega Millions winner claims his $30.5m prize

(Fresno Bee © 11/06/2012)
"All have told me that it couldn't have happened to a better person. This is an exciting time for me and my family and I want to take this opportunity to express my deep thanks to God, my parents and family, Fresno State athletics coaches and staff that I have worked with, the Fresno State Community, and Memorial High School grounds crew and staff." ... laims.html

Final sprint to the polls, nationally, & here at home
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 11/06/2012)
The polls open at 7am on Tuesday morning. Also new this year, Fresno State is hosting it's first polling place. Students will be able to cast their vote on campus and Fresno County Residents will be able to drop off absentee ballots or vote provisionally. ... id=8874832

ABC30 Election Day Coverage
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 11/06/2012)
All new in Fresno County this year -- the elections office will have drive-thru polling locations. Nine Different sites throughout the county have been set up to make voting a little bit easier. Also new this year, Fresno State will open its first polling place so students can cast their vote on campus. ... id=8874839

CSU eyes fee increases for some students
(San Francisco Chronicle © 11/06/2012)
California State University trustees will consider raising fees next Tuesday for certain students - at least 53,000 who take extra credits, linger too long at school or repeat classes - even if voters approve the university-friendly tax measure known as Proposition 30 on election day. ... 010982.php

Police: Fresno State President John Welty's car clips student
(Fresno Bee © 11/05/2012)
Fresno State President John Welty was involved in a minor collision Monday morning, clipping a pedestrian in a crosswalk outside the campus, police said. The pedestrian, a student, received minor injuries. Welty drove the student to the nearby Student Health Center, where he was examined and released, university spokeswoman Shirley Armbruster said. ... eltys.html

Governor Brown Makes Final Push for Prop 30 in Fresno
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 11/05/2012)
If Prop 30 does not pass, schools would face billions of dollars in cuts. Fresno State President, John Welty, says it's a price college students cannot afford. ... 74361.html

Political Notebook: Gov. Brown makes final Fresno pitch for passing Prop. 30
(Fresnobeehive © 11/05/2012)
Among the speakers were Fresno State President John Welty, who said “the future of California hangs in the balance tomorrow,” as well as Fresno Building Trades Council President Bob Jennings, who said unions depend on K-12 and community colleges to educate skilled workers who are “well grounded in math, algebra, and some basic trig.” ... k=misearch
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