Media Clips 12.12-14.2015

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Media Clips 12.12-14.2015

Postby ucommstudent » Mon Dec 14, 2015 2:14 pm


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

Valley Focus - An in-depth look at the Hmong experience
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 12/14/2015)
Guest: Bee Yang/Fresno State Social Work Faculty Member ... e/1120705/

Name droppers: UC picks students for food fellowships
(Davis Enterprise © 12/13/2015)
Zach Bagley of Davis was recently selected for Class 46 of the California Agricultural Leadership Program, an advanced leadership development experience for emerging agricultural leaders. He and 23 other fellows were inaugurated at [Fresno State]. ... llowships/

New exhibit honors Hmong history
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 12/13/2015)
It shares the history of Hmong refugees who migrated to the Central Valley in 1975 after the Vietnam War. Fresno State president Joseph Castro spoke at the opening and announced a proposal for a new minor in Hmong studies. ... y/1120504/

Fresno State extends 'Caroling for Cans' event at Cindy Lane in Clovis
(Fresno Bee © 12/12/2015)
Fresno State's Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) is partnering with the Fresno State Student Cupboard for the eighth annual Caroling for Cans event at Cindy Lane, also known as Holiday Lane, in Clovis to help those in need. ... 90795.html

Fresno State job skills program honored by state school board association
(Fresno Bee © 12/12/2015)
Fresno State's TARGET, program, which offers specialized counseling and tutoring for students ages 18 to 22, was recognized among the state's top education programs by the California School Board Association at its 36th annual Golden Bell Awards ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 5 in San Diego. ... 13035.html

David Lazarus: California's Lemon Law helps protect pricey consumer electronics
(Fresno Bee © 12/11/2015)
Jeff Cummins, an associate professor of political science at Fresno State, discovered that after he purchased a 50-inch Sony TV for $800 in June. It had all the bells and whistles, he told me. ... 67945.html

Fresno State notebook: Warmerdam Field renovations to begin Monday
(Fresno Bee © 12/11/2015)
Fresno Stateâ€(tm)s track and field facility is about to receive a long-await facelift. Warmerdam Field will undergo a $2.6 million renovation to soften the track's surface, create an eight-lane, all-weather track, a new high-jump area, along with better paved long jump and triple-jump runways, a repositioned shot, discuss and hammer cage, and a two-way pole vault runway. ... 89170.html

Megan Bronson: Fresno State should dump final exams forever
(Fresno Bee © 12/11/2015)
As we approach the end of the semester yet again, the impending final exam incites fear in the hearts of students everywhere. While a few of us are confident in our test-taking capabilities, most of us are panicking as we scramble through old lecture notes and write out a thousand note cards trying to capture every little thing that we could possibly be tested on. ... 23670.html

Fresno State to get Hmong Studies Minor
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 12/11/2015)
Fresno State will be the first in the West to start a Hmong Studies Minor. Local Hmong leaders tell us how this will help connect our whole community. A Hmong Cultural Exhibit will also be opening at the Fresno Fairgrounds and will run from Dec. 12th to Jan. 2nd. ... dies-minor
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