What's News 4/16

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


The West Coast Mennonite Relief Sale was promoted on KSEE 24 (NBC) and KGPE 47 (CBS), as well as on YourCentralValley.com, the stations’ website:


FPU’s STEM teaching certificate program was mentioned April 11 on Shockya.com shockya.com/news/2019/04/11/3-great-movies-for-the-stem-classroom/


The April 10 Madera Tribune covered some the success of some local students at History Day, hosted by FPU maderatribune.com/single-post/2019/04/10/Ripperdan-wows-History-Day-judges


Alumnus Jonathan Clark’s unusual method of teaching science was the subject of an April 4 FOX 26 broadcast kmph.com/sports/local-sports/valley-science-teacher-is-one-of-the-best-dunkers-on-the-planet


Dora Ledesma, who got her teacher’s credential at FPU in 2011, was named Educator of the Week April 3 by YourCentralValley.com (KSEE 24 and KGPE 47) yourcentralvalley.com/news/educator-of-the-week-ms-ledesma-teaches-more-than-reading-and-writing/1897393350?utm_source=newsfore&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=2179&tqid=1K6kMHR5XkMB2ETWx0F6icKnLIy8bHwFzH_XWzPJPg


FPU’s Enrollment Express at Fresno City College appeared April 2 in events calendars:





The signing of an incoming Sunbird was announced Aril 6 in the Paso Robles Daily News pasoroblesdailynews.com/national-letter-of-intent-signing-event-happening-at-high-school/93343/


The latest in the baseball career of alumnus Preston Scott was covered April 4 in the Washington, PA, Observer-Reporter observer-reporter.com/sports-briefs/article_7152bbd0-5722-11e9-b24e-23253901705a.html



On the FPU news website are items on a dinner honoring participants in a nursing-education partnership between FPU and Madera Community Hospital and a Faith & Finances training by the Center of Community Transformation. More at fresno.edu/news/all