What's News - 1/5

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

1/5/21
                                                                                                                                                                         

News

Reports on “Operation Dear Veteran,” an effort by the regional team that collected and distributed 1,600 Christmas cards for veterans in hospitals and residential care, appeared:

 

FPU’s category victory in the California University and College Ballot Bowl competition was noted as part of an education round-up article December 21 in GVWire.com gvwire.com/2020/12/21/does-white-house-look-prettier-this-christmas-you-can-thank-this-fresno-state-grad/

 

Graduate Maribel Torres’ appointment to the Adventist Health Medical Office was the subject of an article in the December 17 Lemoore Navy News hanfordsentinel.com/community/lemoorenavynews/inspired-by-family-new-nurse-practitioner-begins-adventist-career/article_299357dd-0eef-5613-90c9-77ddb3846349.html

 

C-Link, Christian Leader magazine’s enewsletter, posted on two FPU Christmastime programs December 15 christianleadermag.com/fpu-efforts-brighten-holiday-for-community/

 

Arts writer Donald Munro wrote about “Lessons and Carols” and FPU’s new choral director Jeffrey Wilson, D.M.A., December 15 munroreview.com/2020/12/15/these-lessons-and-carols-at-fresno-pacific-are-streaming-instead-of-live-but-the-joyful-message-is-the-same/

 

Jaime Ramirez’s appointment as director deportivo, or sporting director, of the new Fresno Fuego FC soccer team was covered December 15 by:

 

Athletics

 

Men’s water polo’s first votes for an NCAA preseason poll were noted in Swimming World January 1 swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/signs-of-life-for-ncaa-mens-water-polo-cwpa-top-20-preseason-poll/

 

 

On the FPU news website are items on CCT’s Launch Central Valley project; the second edition of Discipline That Restores: Strategies to Create Respect, Cooperation, and Responsibility in the Classroom, by Ron Claassen, D.Min., emeritus peacemaking and conflict studies, and Roxanne Claassen; a new book by Dalton Reimer, Ph.D., emeritus communication, called The Making of a Distinctive Church College; the Fresno Pacific Model of Becoming 1960-2000; and FPU’s category win in the California University and College Ballot Bowl. More at fresno.edu/news/all