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Fresno State among universities, groups given $5 million to advance irrigation research

A group of universities, including Fresno State, and agriculture industry companies were awarded $5 million to advance irrigation technology research. Fresno State Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology spokesman Geoff Thurner said Tuesday that the Foundation for Food and ...

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Fresno State students deliver coloring books, crayons to Valley Children’s Hospital

Students from a publication design class in the media, communications and journalism department delivered crayon boxes and coloring books to the young patients at Valley Children’s Hospital. The students delivered the crayons and books along with MCJ professor Dr. Tamyra ...

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Fresno State is hosting two forums to discuss recent controversy

Fresno State President Dr. Joseph Castro said Monday that the university is hosting two forums this week so he and the community can discuss the recent controversy that has overtaken the campus. Nearly two weeks ago, English professor Randa Jarrar ...

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Editorial: Fresno State has work to do

Fresno State made local and national – maybe global – headlines after English professor Randa Jarrar tweeted fiery comments regarding former First Lady Barbara Bush. The comments caused social media users to fume. And they led to a debate over ...

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Sigma Nu was hosting a private fundraiser before shots were fired. Police have arrested five people

Police tape and a bullet hole were the evidence Sunday afternoon that a crime had occurred at the Sigma Nu fraternity home within view of the Fresno State campus. Fresno Police Lt. Michael Landon said five people were arrested early ...

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Crime Buzz on April 30, 2018

April 22, 2018 Peeking in bathroom hole reported at Maple Mall Fake ID reported at Maple Mall Liquor sale to minor reported at Maple Mall Fake ID reported at Maple Mall April 23, 2018 Fake currency reported at Maple Mall ...

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How the ‘Golden State Killer’ rocked the student journalism community in the Valley

At first, I didn’t believe what I was reading on my Twitter feed early Wednesday morning. News was breaking that the Golden State Killer, who had terrorized the state in the 1970s and 1980s, had finally been caught. Then, after ...

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NFL Draft, why did the Browns chose Mayfield instead of Darnold, Rosen or Allen?

Host Jorge Rodriguez and special guest Seth Casey talk about the first round of the NFL draft and they discuss the reasons behind Cleveland taking Mayfield as the number one overall draft choice. They also talk about the NBA playoffs ...

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HackFresno returns for second year

Fresno State will host over 100 students from community colleges and universities from around the nation to compete in the second annual “HackFresno” from Friday to Sunday. The event, which takes place in North Gym 118, is a 36-hour-long collegiate ...

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Award-winning historian to speak at President’s Lecture Series

Award-winning presidential historian Michael Beschloss will keynote the President’s Lecture Series on Monday, April 30, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Save Mart Center. In his lecture, “Leadership in American Politics,” Beschloss will discuss the lessons to be learned ...

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Click here to donate to The Collegian’s future and help #SaveStudentNewsrooms

Thank you for choosing to support student newsrooms like The Collegian, which offers an invaluable service to its readers and training for tomorrow’s storytellers. Click here to access the Fresno State donation page and choose whether you’d like to give a ...

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Here’s why you should help save student newsrooms

By: Cresencio Rodriguez-Delgado Editor in Chief of The Collegian Imagine Fresno State without a student newspaper. No longer would you pick up a fresh copy of The Collegian with news about Associated Students, Inc government meetings – where decisions are ...

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Death, fights and band nights. The Bucket’s ties to history

I like The Bucket. Although I’ve mixed emotions about the current slightly down-at-heels place, I loved the old one on the other side of the building, across from the main entrance to Henry Madden Library. The old Bucket was roughly ...

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BREAKING: Fresno State will not penalize professor over Bush tweets

Fresno State President Dr. Joseph Castro announced Tuesday that the university is ending an investigation into a professor’s fiery tweets about former First Lady Barbara Bush. English professor Randa Jarrar angered many people online one week ago after she made ...

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Crime Buzz on April 23, 2018

April 16, 2018 Burglary reported in Parking Lot P27 April 17, 2018 Battery with serious injury reported off campus April 18, 2018 Driver with suspended license reported off campus April 20, 2018 Minor with marijuana reported off campus Vandalism reported ...

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Letter: On speech and Fresno State’s ‘pervasive’ boosters

By: Dan Waterhouse I read your editorial about what not to do when the next Twitter incident happens and chuckled. Like professor Randa Jarrar, I’ve been attacked, yea, even threatened by Fresno State “supporters.” In my case, the attacks occur ...

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Civil rights groups call for investigation into Randa Jarrar to stop

The fallout of the tweets sent out by Fresno State English professor Randa Jarrar has continued nearly one week after the controversy began. But even as the university plans an investigation into Jarrar’s tweets, several civil rights groups are calling ...

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Editorial: Will we learn from our mistakes?

It’s the politics of it all that has us spinning in circles. We have been here before, and we will likely come back to this same place in the future. We can predict that another professor or administrator or even ...

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