Media Clips 4.6.2017

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Media Clips 4.6.2017

Postby madona » Thu Apr 06, 2017 9:55 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

Armenian Genocide movie ‘Lost Birds’ gives history a human touch
(The Fresno Bee © 04/06/2017)
“Lost Birds,” the first film made in Turkey to depict the Armenian Genocide, will be screened Friday at the Peters Education Center Auditorium on the Fresno State campus. The showing is being sponsored by the Armenian Studies Program as part of the CineCulture series provided as a service to Fresno State campus students, faculty and staff as well as the community. ... 04649.html

News Briefs: SF LGBT center reopens Sunday
(Bay Area Reporter © 04/06/2017)
A team of scholars has been selected to provide expertise from a variety of perspectives to guide the museum's interpretation. These include lesbian Lillian Faderman, a scholar of lesbian history and professor emerita at [Fresno State]. ... icle=72500

5 picks for April ArtHop include rockin’ paintings at Tower District
(Fresno Bee © 04/06/2017)
5 picks for April ArtHop include rockin’ paintings at Tower District Records ... rylink=cpy

Keyboard Concerts welcomes Polish pianist, and Fresno's Gina Leneé debuts new album
(Fresno Bee © 04/06/2017)
The event: Polish pianist RafaÅ' Blechacz brings his dynamic piano presence to Fresno State's Philip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concerts series. ... 65484.html

Fresno State's Bartko opens up to campus community with story of abuse
(Fresno Bee © 04/06/2017)
Fresno State athletic director Jim Bartko talked about being molested as a child during a Fresno State event, Retaking our Story: Reframing the Sexual Assault Conversation on Wednesday evening as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Bartko spoke alongside Tim Mousseau of CampusSpeak. ... 27194.html

Fresno State Athletic Director Share Story Of Sexual Abuse
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 04/06/2017)
Fresno State Athletic director Jim Bartko is sharing his own story of childhood sexual abuse. Bartko is speaking at a sexual assault awareness month event. Its his first public appearance since he spoke with the media back in january. ... /687876025

Capitol Hill Armenian Genocide Remembrance Features Bipartisan Calls to Reject Turkey’s Gag-Rule
(The Armenian Weekly © 04/06/2017)
Joining in the commemoration were California State University Fresno President Joseph Castro, former U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John Evans and Mrs. Donna Evans, and representatives of In Defense of Christians, Hellenic American Leadership Council, A Demand for Action, and other friends and allies from human rights groups and the Greek, Assyrian and Kurdish communities. ANCA National Board member Greg Bedian, from Chicago, took part in the remembrance. ... ance-2017/

‘Collegian Day’ proclaimed to honor Fresno State’s student newspaper
(The Fresno Bee © 04/06/2017)
Thursday will be officially proclaimed to be “The Collegian Day” by the Fresno City Council to honor Fresno State’s student-run newspaper and its recent strong showing in collegiate journalism competitions. ... 65089.html

Award-winning Latina author visits Arne Nixon Center for its first Artist-In-Residence Fellowship
(Vida en el Valle © 04/06/2017)
The Henry Madden Library’s Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children’s Literature at Fresno State University hosted McCall, author of three highly-acclaimed titles, for its inaugural Artist-in-Residence Fellowship from March 13 through 17. ... 04289.html

Fresno CityFest Campaign Draws Thousands
( © 04/05/2017)
The week leading up to CityFest was packed with events including 17 local prison outreaches led by Luis Palau's son Andrew, a women's luncheon at Valdez Hall, a lunch gathering for business and civic leaders at Save Mart Center, a panel discussion with local leaders for college students held at Fresno State, and a mini festival, La Gran Fiesta en el Valle, held in Reedley for the Spanish speaking community. ... ___DC55906

Latino education summit: The race to add 1.1 million college degrees by 2030
(Vida en el Valle © 04/05/2017)
Fresno State president Joseph I. Castro was recently stopped by a woman who peppered him with questions about the Central Valley Promise and how to get her child ready for college. “How old is your child?” ... 50339.html

Taking another look at 'college ready' definition
(Vida en el Valle © 04/05/2017)
“A student is more than one test,” said Medina, whose measure was passed by the Assembly Higher Education Committee last Tuesday. We agree. So do many educators. “I question whether that test is necessary,” said Arnoldo Ávalos, a member of the California Community College Board of Governors, at the recent Latino Education Summit held at Fresno State. ... 49074.html
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