Media Clips 11.30.12

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Media Clips 11.30.12

Postby ucommstudent » Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:38 am


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Man shot, wounded after Rick Ross concert at Save Mart Center
(Fresno Bee © 11/30/2012)
At 10:30 p.m., after the MMG concert featuring rapper Rick Ross ended, an altercation in Lot 3 of the arena parking lot led to the shooting, Fresno State Chief of Police David Huerta said. ... rt-at.html

Valley holiday events big, small get us in season spirit
(Fresno Bee © 11/30/2012)
At Fresno State, the university choirs and the Bach Children's Choir teams up for "Seasons Greetings." Guest artist is Laura Porter on harp in Finzi's "In Terra Pax." 2:30 p.m. Dec. 9, Fresno State Concert Hall. Details:, (559) 278-2654. $7, $6 seniors, $5 students. ... small.html

Fresno State, Fresno Pacific present classical concerts
(Fresno Bee © 11/30/2012)
Ready for a wall of sound? The Fresno State Symphony Orchestra and the Youth Orchestras of Fresno Youth Philharmonic, both under the direction of Thomas Loewenheim, combine forces Sunday at the Saroyan Theatre to make up a whopping 180 instrumentalists for a performance of Holst's "The Planets" and Stravinski's "Firebird." On top of that, 40 female members of the Fresno State Concert Choir, under the direction of Anna Hamre, will join the instrumentalists. ... esent.html

Patrick Dougherty unveils environmental sculpture at Fresno State
(Fresno Bee © 11/30/2012)
Environmental artist Patrick Dougherty's new sculpture "Learning Curve" was officially "unveiled" this week at Fresno State. The artwork, which was built with the assistance of volunteers, is located on the west lawn of the Conley Art Building, and the artist estimates that with the normal wear of being outside in the elements, it will last about two years. ... herty.html

1 wounded after rap concert at Save Mart Center
(Fresno Bee © 11/30/2012)
At 10:30 p.m., after the MMG concert featuring rapper Rick Ross had come to a close, an altercation left one man wounded in Lot 3 of the arena parking lot, said Fresno State Chief of Police David Huerta. ... rt-at.html

Most Dangerous Lists
(Inside Higher Education © 11/30/2012)
Then, facing considerable criticism from the California colleges that appeared on the top of the list, Business Insider calculated the most dangerous colleges in another way, while insisting that "we're standing by" the first list. At the same time, some colleges that made the first list but not the second were issuing celebratory press releases. California State University at Fresno (No. 19 on the first list and absent from the second) issued a statement calling the first list and headline "unfounded. ... r-validity

Man shot outside Rick Ross concert at Fresno's Save Mart Center
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 11/30/2012)
Fresno police and Fresno State police investigators say six people have been detained for questioning. Officers also found a gun underneath a car in the parking lot. ... id=8903216

Las Vegas Bowl: Fresno State Fans noticed
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 11/30/2012)
Well we obviously pay attention to that. The Fresno State fans social media efforts have been tremendous. And it certainly turned a lot of people's heads. And so we do look at that. We know social media is very important. And it's been impressive to see. It's very tough to make a decision. You always want to do what's best for your game, for you city, for the teams themselves. ... id=8903193

Shooting Outside Rick Ross Concert at Fresno Save Mart Center
(KGPE-TV CBS 47 Fresno © 11/30/2012)
Fresno State Police say a man was shot in a busy parking lot outside the Save Mart Center following the Rick Ross Concert. Police say shots were fired after 10:30pm and the victim suffers non-life threatening injuries. ... sQltQ.cspx

Fresno State No Longer on Dangerous Colleges List
(KMJ Now © 11/30/2012)
A recent report listing Fresno State among the most dangerous college campuses in the country has been revised. The Business Insider's list of the 25 most dangerous colleges rated Fresno State as 19th, citing an average of 12 violent crimes annually; it was said to have been based on FBI data regarding crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery among others. ... feedID=806

Man Shot After Concert At Save Mart Center
(KMPH 26 © 11/30/2012)
A man is recovering following a shooting outside a rap concert Thursday night at the Save Mart Center at Fresno State. The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. after the Rick Ross concert. ... art-center
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