What's News 1/8

What’s News—a collection of updates from the media and our own news website 1/8/19                                                                                                           

News

ABC 30 noted January 3 that President Joseph Jones, Ph.D., will speak after the Martin Luther King Jr. Day March abc30.com/community-events/local-celebrations-honoring-rev-dr-martin-luther-king-jr/5011856/

An article on alumna Jen Schroeder’s appointment as director of the New Mexico State Department of Tourism appeared in the December 27 Santa Fe New Mexican santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/tourism-chief-among-governor-elect-s-latest-picks/article_7152e309-b679-5640-8116-8ee762cebc3a.html

 

Alumnus Barry Falke’s Red Cross promotion was covered in the December 7 Business Journal thebusinessjournal.com/local-red-cross-director-promoted-to-national-role/

 

Independent arts reporter Donald Munro wrote about a new composition by alumnus E.J. Hinjosa December 6 munroreview.com/2018/12/06/for-fresnos-soli-deo-gloria-visions-of-christmas-and-the-joys-of-fatherhood/

 

Adjunct instructor Phel Evans’ exchange with a judge over jury duty has gotten coverage:

 

Athletics

 

Alumnus Matt Gilbert has been named head boy’s and girl’s swimming coach at Pine Creek High School, Colorado Springs, CO, according to the January 2 Pike’s Peak Newspapers gazette.com/woodmenedition/new-pine-creek-high-school-swim-coach-matt-gilbert-finds/article_696a2736-0499-11e9-95ed-8bac0517b536.html

 

Sunbirds Bree Alvarez and Kate McCLard were mentioned in a December 19 Hanford Sentinel article hanfordsentinel.com/sports-roundup-sierra-pacific-keeps-rolling/article_eccfe0bb-0cbc-510a-96bb-15160f984f6b.html

 

 

On the FPU news website are items on a follow-up to the December 2018 Commencement; the Graduate Research Symposium; articles by Dalton Reimer, Ph.D., emeritus communication professor, and Darin Lenz, Ph.D., associate professor of history; and the Multicultural Baccalaureate ceremony. More at fresno.edu/news/all