Media Clips 8.4-8.9.2017

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Media Clips 8.4-8.9.2017

Postby ucommstudent » Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:59 am


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Fishing Report for Aug. 8: Trout bite's on at Shaver, Don Pedro
(Fresno Bee © 08/08/2017)
Roger George of Roger George Guide Service took Fresno State Athletic Director Jim Bartko and CFO Terry Donoho up shad fishing last week before the water started falling. They caught and released more than 50, then stopped counting. “The water is falling about a half-foot a day, which is changing the bite pretty quickly,” George said. Millerton dropped 4 feet for the week to 570.89 in elevation and 93 percent capacity. ... 21802.html

San Jose library: A city-university bond erodes
(San Jose Mercury News © 08/08/2017)
Twenty-three campuses of the California State University system are moving to a new “Unified Library Management System.’’ As the university explains it, this will allow the entire CSU system to better collaborate. On One Search, you might find out that Fresno State University has a critical book on winemaking — and you could request it. ... e-souring/

After anti-Trump tweets, Fresno State removes adjunct professor from teaching position
(Inside Higher Education © 08/07/2017)
Lars Maischak, a history lecturer at California State University, Fresno, has admitted that posting a controversial tweet in February -- declaring “Trump must hang” -- wasn't the best idea. ... g-position

As Fresno State looks to find fits, could smallish running back find bigger role?
(Fresno Bee © 08/06/2017)
Fresno State coach Jeff Tedford and his staff will sit in a meeting on Monday morning and put together a plan for the Bulldogs’ first scrimmage in fall camp. Who to see more of? Who to see less of? Who fits best in this package? Who fits best in that package? ... 75992.html

Carson Valley has a new 'Spirit'
(Gardnerville Record Courier © 08/06/2017)
The Spirit team got a big boost in the spring of that year from Fresno State University's Doug Fraley. "He needed a pole for the national championships because one of his broke," Chappell said in a 2008 interview with The Record-Courier. "Lane flew to the competition, took the pole with him, and it just happened to match the right guy at the right time. Fraley went out and won the national championship on the new pole. That got a lot of attention." ... ew-spirit/

Fresno State professor won't be returning to classroom after 'Trump must hang' tweet
(Los Angeles Times © 08/06/2017)
A history professor at Fresno State University who tweeted that President Trump “must hang” will not be returning to teach in the fall. ... story.html

Fresno State Says Lecturer Who Tweeted 'Trump Must Hang' Won't Teach This Fall
(Chronicle of Higher Education © 08/05/2017)
Lars Maischak, a lecturer at California State University at Fresno who came under fire this spring for tweeting that “Trump must hang,” will not teach at the university in the fall, the Fresno Bee reported. ... all/119583

FYI Cal State Universities eliminating placement tests for math and English for incoming students
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 08/05/2017)
Fresno State and other Cal State students who do not score high enough on entry level math and English placement tests must take remedial courses in the summer, or fall, but they do not earn college credit for those classes. ... s/2277084/

Fresno State professor won't teach after anti-Trump tweet
(Manteca Bulletin © 08/05/2017)
University President Joseph Castro said in a statement Friday that professor Lars Maischak wouldn’t be teaching when classes resume. ... le/145568/

Around the Valley | Film screening, grapes blessing, kidney race
(Fresno Bee © 08/04/2017)
Four members of the Borba family were honored at the Ag One Community Salute, an event that raised $850,000 for student and program support for the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology at Fresno State. ... le/145568/

Derek Carr has message for Fresno State fans about his jersey retirement
(Fresno Bee © 08/03/2017)
Former Fresno State star Derek Carr is “pumped” to have his No. 4 Bulldogs jersey retired next to older brother David’s No. 8. ... 51252.html

FYI CSU to drop required remedial classes, math and English placement exams
(KGET © 08/03/2017)
The California State University is planning to drop required math and English placement exams and non-credit remedial courses for incoming freshmen who are not prepared for college courses. ... /782626279

Three Bay Area Colleges Ranked Best In California
(KNTV NBC 11 © 08/03/2017)
Check out the full list of top ten 4-year colleges in California. ... 59303.html

Derek Carr: "This is a dream come true"
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 08/03/2017)
Two days after the news came out that Raiders quarterback Derek Carr will have his Fresno State jersey retired on September 2nd, Carr has a message for the Red Wave. ... /781665291

Learn your trade
(Foothills Sun Gazette © 08/02/2017)
The Fresno State Small Business Development Center will offer a range of services to help develop businesses and support international trade opportunities, including consultation, business planning, marketing and financial resources ... our-trade/
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