What's News - 7/31

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





A note about several local students graduating from FPU was published in the July 26 Hanford Sentinel hanfordsentinel.com/local-students-graduate-from-fresno-pacific-university/article_2218d231-0a48-55fe-97a7-bde7dcf6ee86.html


The July 24 Sun-Gazette has an article about a partnership between FPU and the Porterville Unified School District thesungazette.com/article/news/2019/07/24/pusd-helps-adult-students-fly-with-sunbirds/


The appointment of former faculty Nathan Smith to a position with the Arkansas state government to increase public access to the internet was covered July 24 by Statescoop.com statescoop.com/arkansas-appoints-statewide-broadband-manager-nathan-smith/


Valerie Rempel’s appointment as dean of Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary and vice president of FPU was announced June 21 in Christian Leader magazine christianleadermag.com/rempel-appointed-dean-of-seminary/


Yvette Jones’ devotional book was covered by Christian Leader magazine June 21 christianleadermag.com/yvette-jones-book-calls-christians-to-be-extraordinary/




Former diving coach Teresa Hall’s move to Indiana State University was the subject of a July 29 article in the Terre Haute (IN) Tribune-Star tribstar.com/sports/local_college_sports/isu_sports/metro-roundup-isu-adds-experienced-diving-coach/article_a2ea8ebb-1f72-51d0-93f0-11f00b3bb382.html


Former assistant women’s soccer coach Terry Stewart is featured in an article in the July 23 Connersville (IN) News-Examiner on his appointment as women’s coach at Indiana University-Kokomo newsexaminer.com/common/story.php?ID=50506&hl=College-kick-off



On the FPU news website is an item on a new bilingual authorization program to help Valley teachers become leaders in dual language and bilingual education. More at fresno.edu/news/all