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Lecture series to shine light on Armenian genocide and resilience

Throughout the fall semester, Dr. Khatchig Mouradian will give three free public lectures at Fresno State about “Genocide and Resilience.” Mouradian is the newly appointed 13th Henry K. Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor of Armenian Studies at Fresno State. The first ...

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Speaker argues the war on drugs is a failure

Students filled the seats in the McLane Hall Room 121 to hear guest speaker Ethan Nadelmann talk about why we need to end the war on drugs. Nadelmann, the founder and executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, argues that ...

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Columnist Dan Walters to speak at Fresno State Friday

When political columnist Dan Walters applied for a job with the Klamath Falls Herald and News in 1963, he fudged on his age. A high school dropout working as a police reporter for the Humboldt Times in Eureka, Walters sought ...

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VIDEO: Lemony Snicket

Web exclusive video of “An Evening with Daniel Handler,” author of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, at the Satellite Student Union. Part of the University Lecture Series. Video by Logan Rapp. Encoding by Bryan Harley.

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Students can learn “Freakonomics” Tuesday

Most people may not associate economics as exciting or life-changing, but for journalist Stephen J. Dubner and rogue economist Steven D. Levitt, economics is a means to explore how various factors impact people’s lives. “The reason I became a writer ...

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