LATEST NEWS:

Tag Archives: death

Fresno State student killed in rainy-day freeway crash

A Fresno State masters student was killed Sunday in a car crash on Highway 99 as rain drenched the Valley. Mireyda “Mia” Barraza Martinez, 29, of Fresno, was killed in the crash, the Fresno Sheriff’s Office said. Martinez was a teaching ...

Read More »

VIDEO: Police address man killed on dirt bike on Fresno State farm

Read More »

Man killed riding dirt bike on Fresno State farmland identified

The man killed in a dirt bike accident on a Fresno State farm Wednesday has been identified as a Fresno State student, the college confirmed. The man, Joel Talbot, 25, of Ripon, was a senior in crop science production management, Dean ...

Read More »

EDITORIAL: Donald Trump is going to get us all killed

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Collegian would like to remind its readers that this story is an editorial — which is an opinion. This is not a news story. There is clarification here. Trump’s America is the Fourth Reich. This phenomenon of Trump ...

Read More »

UC Merced student stabbed four on campus

Editor’s note: The Collegian does not name the suspect(s) in mass attacks or the threat of one. UC Merced ground to a halt when a student provoked chaos and terror Wednesday morning after four people were stabbed and the police ...

Read More »

The Day of the Dead celebrated across Fresno

The Latin American holiday of El Dia de los Muertos (the day of the dead) was celebrated Sunday evening across Fresno. Fresno State’s Aztec Dance Club hosted an event on campus near at the Free Speech area. Aztec dancing was ...

Read More »

‘Renaissance man’ remembered

Edward Lund’s death on Oct. 3 left a huge hole in the hearts of those who knew him. “He was like a brother to me,” Fresno State Art Professor Nick Potter said. “You know, he was 10 years older than ...

Read More »

Fresno State arts curator memorialized

Well over a hundred people attended the memorial service Saturday in the John Wright Theatre to remember Fresno State gallery technician Edward Lund. Lund, 54, died Oct. 3 in a bicycle accident during the Levi’s GranFondo charity bike race in Sonoma ...

Read More »

University gallery curator dies in bike crash

Edward Lund, a local artist and gallery technician for the Fresno State Department of Art and Design, died in a bike crash during the Levi’s GranFondo charity bike race in Sonoma County on Saturday. Lund, 54, worked for the university ...

Read More »

Fresno State student pleads not guilty to the murder of UCLA student

Fresno State student Alberto Hinojosa Medina pleaded not guilty Tuesday to the murder of a UCLA student, burglary and arson. Medina, who Fresno State confirmed is a double major in pre-psychology and social work, was charged with burglarizing an apartment ...

Read More »

Alpha Gamma Rho suspended for hazing, alcohol to minors

Alpha Gamma Rho, a Fresno State fraternity, has lost its affiliation with the university for two years after an investigation found evidence of hazing and providing alcohol to minors, according to University Communications. The investigation began after complaints alleging noise and ...

Read More »

Fresno City College President Tony Cantu has died

Fresno City College President Tony Cantu died this weekend, according to a statement from The State Center Community College District. Cantu, who worked with the SCCCD for over 26 years, has been serving as Fresno City College’s top official since ...

Read More »

Two defendants in Fresno State fraternity pledge death get jail time

Two years after the hazing-related death of 18-year-old Fresno State Theta Chi pledge Philip Dhanens, two of the three men involved in the case were sentenced Tuesday at the Fresno County Superior Court. Leonard Louis Serrato, 30, was sentenced to ...

Read More »

A well-regulated 2nd Amendment

A 9-year-old girl recently shot and killed her gun instructor in a horrible accident. Do 9-year-olds have the right to bear arms? I’d prefer they didn’t. Forgetting the fact that forcing a 9-year-old into a situation where she now gets ...

Read More »

How to be pro-life: Changing the dialogue on abortion

On April 12, The Atlantic printed a story about the trial of Kermit Gosnell, a West Philadelphia doctor who ran the Women’s Medical Society for more than 30 years. This clinic was billed as a place for taking care of ...

Read More »

A look into Fresno State alcohol policy

With the recent alcohol related death of a student, the question about Fresno State policy arises.

Read More »

Fresno State community mourns passing of student

The Fresno State community gathered Tuesday night by the hundreds to mourn the sudden loss of freshman Philip Dhanens, who passed away this Sunday in what Fresno Police believe to be a death linked to  excessive alcohol consumption.

Read More »

Alcohol plays part in student death

Fresno State student Philip Dhanens died Sunday after a night of drinking at the Theta Chi fraternity house.

Read More »