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2003 Headlines

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Blue Cross Honors Health Science Prof. Vickie Krenz

Fresno State Beats UCLA

Services for Fresno State President Emeritus Haak

Men's Basketball Defeats Dons

Former Fresno State President Harold Haak Dead at 68

Fresno State-UCLA in the Silicon Valley Football Classic 

Quake Rocks California

CSU $23.7 Million Budget Cut

Holiday Schedule at Fresno State

Career Fairs For Spring 2004 Set

Grants Set Record at $48 Million

Bulldog Foundation Book Published

Holiday Essentials at Farm Market

‘Dog Pound’ Student Tickets Available

"Backing-up" Kenny Rogers

Silicon Valley Classic Tickets Sell Fast

Two Students Arrested on Drug Charges

Strategist Leads Fresno Campaign

Earliest-Ever Deadlines for Fall

Stanford Art Prof at Library

McGowan Joins Advisory Board

Time for Bruin Ruin as 'Dog's Take on UCLA  Game Central

Fall Instruction Ends -- Final Exams Begin

Los Niños Holiday Festival

Jane Addams to be Honored in Fresno State Peace Garden

Chancellor's Message to CSU Employees

Fresno State Explores Chinese Ag Production

Children’s Book Experts Offer Top 10 Lists for Gifts

CASE Award for “The Bulldog Byte”  See the Site

31st Chicano Youth Conference Set for Jan. 17

Bulldogs Play UCLA in Silicon Valley Bowl

The University for the New California  Video clips from Fresno State -- most in Real Media, some Quicktime. Video

Rodeo Women Place First At Mid-Season

Mental Health Care Gap Studied

Clarinet Congress Ensemble Performs

Science II Building is Largest Academic Project in a Decade

Enjoy "Club Bulldog" at the Alumni House

Accreditation Team Commends Fresno

Wine Filtration Workshop

Candlelight Vigil, Quilt Display at AIDS Remembrance

Fresno Medical School Panel Named

Architecture Magazine Features Save Mart

New Music Ensemble to Perform Dec. 4

Holiday Gift Project Provides Gifts For Children



Thanksgiving Recess at Fresno State

CSU Trustees Approve $546.6 Mil. Increase

Welty Encourages Students to Attend College

Richter Dedication Ceremony and Celebration

‘Le Vin Nouveau’ at Fresno State

Student Business Plan Contest

Nobel Laureate Speaks on Campus

International Ed Week Events

Companies Employing Students Honored

Target and Mervyns Donate $5,000 for Interns

Arne Nixon Center Sees ‘Cart’-Load of Books

EmanuEl Reads at Friends of Madden Library

Chicana Writer Honored

New Plan for Grants and Contracts

Spring Registration Help Available

ASI Seeks Students for Election Commission

Panetta Speaks at Fresno State

International Education Week is Nov. 17-21

Veteran’s Day Observance

Bulldogs Bounce Nevada

Event Parking and Traffic Info Community

Bulldogs and Bocelli

Supernovae Lecture Nov. 13

‘All Things Armenian’

Prof Ringwald’s Hubble Space Telescope Project

Band Spectacular is Nov. 24

Film Festival Features Student Works

Civic Engagement Symposium

Prof Named to Mental Health Council

FFA Contest Nov. 8

Hubbard Street 2 Performs

Third Kazan Lecture Nov. 19

Opera Workshop on Campus

‘Future Classroom' Unveiled

15,000 Take in New Center

A New Era! Save Mart Center Opens Exec Honored - Bios



KFSR Receives $25,000 for Air Quality

Nearly Two Tons of Bulldog

Grad Expo Scheduled

10th Indian Cultural Event

Alum Honored for Achievement

Best-Selling Author Speaks

Rancher Leaves $1 Mil. to Fresno

‘Angels’ Art Benefits Scholarship

“Ethics Night’ Debate

Mexican Student Music Group Performs 

Grand Opening Gala - Photos

Distribution Plan for 2,000 Student Tickets

Former Exec Honored

Tickets Still Available for Lunafest 2003

Evelyn Husband Comes To Fresno

Save Mart Center Comes Alive - Photos

Visintainer Heroics Lead Football Past Rice

The Real CSI

Homecoming Rally Friday at ‘Sneak Peek’

Commerce Dept. & Fresno in Water Research

Teams Needed for Columbia Memorial

Artist Arshile Gorky is Subject of Lecture

McCaffrey Group is Tournament Title Sponsor

Army Jazz Ambassadors Perform Oct. 24

Prof Receives National Recognition

Homecoming Week at Fresno State!

Fresno's Biggest Fan?

Bulldog's Home Court Installation Begins

Judge Provides Inspiration for Scholarships

Volleyball Has Perfect October Homestand

"Green V" Association to Boost Bulldogs

Alcohol Awareness Week Activities

Alcohol Study Details

Segway Inventor to Speak

Media Availability for Daniel Pipes

Dean Awarded HACU Leadership Fellowship

Columnist and Middle-East Pundit Daniel Pipes Speaks Oct. 21

Fresno State Homecoming Week Oct. 20-25

Craig Wine Tasting at New Crime Lab

Woolf Family is Case Study for Business

Cultural Program for Health Professionals Now Available

Outlook for California Ag

Professor to Discuss Murieta Book

Second Kazan Lecture

Migrant Senior Day Conferences

Jazz Comes Alive at Fresno State

"Musica Viva" Inaugural Concert

Ice Floor Installed at Save Mart Center

CSU’s First Master’s Degree in Animal Science

International Scientist Is ‘Entrepreneur in Residence’

String Orchestra Opens Season

Poetry Students Assist Roosevelt High Students

Memorial Tribute Bulldogs Equestrienne

Aerosmith and KISS Perform at Fresno State

Lunafest 2003 at Fresno State

Segway Inventor to Speak

Service for Bulldogs Equestrienne

Landmark Agreement in Sports



Lectures Feature Panetta and More

Save Mart Center's Watershed Moment

Elton John Performs at Save Mart Center

Heritage Society Looks to Future

Equestrian Killed in Horse Accident

‘A Culture of Peace’

Alcohol Abuse Prevention

Equestrian Critically Injured

Deadline for Fee Payment

Huffington Appears on Campus

Music Faculty Concert

London Semester 2004

Work Continues Apace at Science II Building

‘University Admission Day’ is Oct. 18

Fresno State To Honor Judge Coyle

Author Speaks at Children’s Books Event

Arson Cause of Sept. 8 Fire

Info Meetings for Teacher Internships

British Dean Offers British View of the French

Graduate History Lecture is Sept. 25

Volcano Theories Gain International Interest

Book Club To Discuss ‘Mexifornia’

Lineup of Sports and Entertainment Set at Save Mart Center

Recall Author Offers Analysis of Appellate Court Decision

Historic Palms Moved to Permanent Location

Karabagkh Subject of Armenian Studies Lecture Sept. 24

Higher Ed Consortium Teams With ‘Dollars for Scholars’

Bowerman Named Interim Dean of Craig School of Business

Healthy College Eating Workshop Set

Fire-Damaged Lab School Change

President Welty's Sept. 11 Statement

Additional Probation for NCAA Violations

Job Fair for 150 Part-Time Positions

September 11 Observances

Transitions at Save Mart Center Office

Early Morning Fire at Lab School

Kapoor Wins Free Speech Award

Friends of Library Dinner Sept. 12

Fresno State Upsets Oregon State

Examining Cheyenne Landscapes

University Journal Available Online

"Fresno Cooks"

Associate Athletics Director Named

Greek Week’s ‘Red Rally’

Spot a Trend

MDA Telethon Live From Fresno State

Chemistry Goes ‘Artistic’

Town Hall Meeting on Fee Increases

Reception to Welcome New Dean Sept. 4

Volleyball Coach Wins 300th Victory



Andrea Bocelli Tickets on Sale Sept. 2

Ag Boosters Barbecue is Sept. 7

Prof Wins National Armenian Heritage Award

Campus Closed on Labor Day

Developers Set for Site Near Save Mart Center

Fresno State Physics Profs at Forefront of Astronomy

University High School Sets Open Houses

Smittcamp Family Honors Info Days

$150,000 Houses Going the Way of the Edsel

'Welcome Week" Greets Students

Teaching New Dogs Old Tricks

President's Welcome Message

‘No Cell Phone’ Rule

Opera Superstar Andrea Bocelli Concert

New Save Mart Center Photos

New Tailgating Rules

Graduate Student Information Fair

Sanjian is Kazan Professor

Residence Halls Come To Life

Classics Prof Wins Top Award

President Sees Opportunities

New VP of Administration Named

Grand Opening Events Announced

Top Students Selected for Honors College

Kid Rocket Launch at Fresno State

Diplomas to Pre-Schoolers

Dairy Producer Machado Honored

President's Budget Message

Return to Regular Hours Aug. 18

Planetarium Views of Mars

Sports Illustrated Rates Bulldogs No. 29 in US

Professors Speak at Sociological Meeting

New Deadlines for Admission



Fresno Business Council Honors Welty

State Budget Cuts and CSU Enrollment

Athletics Sets New Academic Standards

FAQs on the Fee Increase at Fresno State

University Wines Bring Home State Medals

Wines Take ‘Best of Class’ At State Fair

Farm Worker Vehicle Safety Project

Football Kickoff Dinner Set for Aug. 17

CSU Trustees Approve Fee Increase

Final Week of Summer Arts

Extra Shakespeare Performance

Alumni Association Announces New Officers

El Mariachi Imperial de México Performs

Renowned Journalist Miller Joins Faculty as Tatarian Chair

Prof is Honorary Chair of ‘Race for the Cure’

Hanford Councilwoman Receives Rose Ann Vuich Award

Ag One Community Salute Honors Machado

Rare Meteor Video Footage Video clips from Fresno State -- most in Real Media, some Quicktime.

Exhibition on 1933 World's Fair

Fresno State Wines Win State Fair Competition

Officials Ask Faculty and Staff to Reduce Water Use

Summer Arts Free Shows for Every Taste

Summer Arts Festival Week No. 3

Bulldog Alumni Camp at Wonder Valley

New Photos from the Save Mart Center

July 14 is Deadline to Pay Fall Registration

CSU Summer Arts Festival Week No. 2

Fresno Grad is Nebraska Teacher of the Year

Bulldog Stadium 23rd-Best in U.S.

CSU Summer Arts Festival Is Here!

Grammy Winning Jazz Star Featured

Campus Closed for Independence Day



Fresno Among Top 100 to Award Degrees to Minority Students

Football Camp One of the Largest in California

Summer Arts Festival Begins

Grammy, Emmy and Academy Award Winners

Finding Solutions to Regional Health Problems

Vuich Ethical Leadership Award Nominations (pdf)

‘Kids Invent Toys’

National Impact of Professor/Farmer Victor Davis Hanson

Study On Kindness Garners Worldwide Notice

Campus Directory Available On Line

Visiting Scholar Addresses School Reform Impact

Fall Applications Deadlines Nearing

National Athletic Directors Honor Bob Duncan

‘Dog Days’ Advising, Orientation Begins

Warren Gade, History Prof, Dies

Housing Report Shows Best Period in a Decade

Bulldog Foundation Honors Duncan

Craig School Launches MBA for Executives

L.A. Times Traces Impact of Fresno Wine

Fresno State Day at Grizzlies Stadium

Engineering Students Aid Disabled Workers Photos

‘A Celebration of Wine'

Fresno State Opens Football Season on ESPN2

Donor Honors Bulldog Coaches

Boston Globe Features Classics Prof. Hanson

Engineering Demonstration

Faculty & Staff Seats at Save Mart

Winemaster Hailed For Research

Rehab Counseling's $1 Million

Info on Apartment Fire

Sierra Air, Water and Land  Call for Papers  Grad Course



Campus Closed for Memorial Day

Wine-Pairing Demo by Winemaster Set

Two at Fresno State Win Telly Awards

Summer Hours Return to Campus

Georgia Educator Named Dean of Kremen School of Ed

Live Coverage of the 2003 Commencement

Expansion Projects Expected to Boost Science, Research

President’s Medal to Sabina Robinson

Silva Awarded University Graduate Medal

Smittcamp Honors College's First Class

Graduate Hooding Attracts Huge Audience

California Lt. Gov. Attends Commencement

Soccer and Swimming & Diving Reinstated

First Place in Research Competition

Magazine Rates Fresno State #14 in US

Nurses Elected to Honor Society

Fee Increases Deferred

CSU Grants Honorary Doctorate

Three Ethnic Grad Celebrations This Week

Southern Pitches, Hits Softball to Victory

Red Moon Rising: Lunar Eclipse

Fresno State Among Nation's Best

22nd Consecutive NCAA Tournament

Fresno Seeks ‘Smoke Free’ Campus

Coach Lopes Remains in Fresno

New Distinguished Visiting Writer

Enology Wins International Wine Awards

18 Dean’s Medalists Named

Fresno State’s 92nd Commencement May 17

Emeriti Luncheon Honors 20

‘Groundshaking’ for Science II Building

Eight Bulldog's Win Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award

COS Event Saturday Starts Commencement

Ethnomusicologist Speaks to Chicano Alumni

University Journal Now Available Online

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Fresno State Migrant Students Honored

Golf Digest Showcases Fresno's Nick Watney

‘Woman of Peace’ Nominations Sought

Faculty Recognized for Teaching Excellence

Frances Hodgson Burnett Society Formed

University Gets Supplemental Letter from NCAA



Peruvian Cliff Mummies Topic of Archeology Talk May 5

President Welty Reads to Jumpstart Students 

Former Senator Costa Named Maddy Professor

How Do You Find Archeological Sites?

Fresno Selected as NCAA Regional Softball Site

Associated Students Officers Inaugurated

Women's Basketball Camp Set for June

‘Colossal!’ Vintage Days April 24-27

Rehabilitation Counseling's Top 20 Rank

Young Entrepreneurs Win $1,000 and Limo Ride

Nine Students Named Maddy Interns

New Look for Campus Police

Coaches Cook At Vintage Days

Beyond the Secret Garden

University High School Wins $95,000 Grant

New General Manager Joins Save Mart Center

Palm Trees Arrive at Save Mart Center

Seminar Views Alternative Wine Techniques

Events Commemorate Armenian Genocide

Author Thwaite Concludes Lecture Series

General Catalog Now Available on CD

Apartment Vacancy Rates at 18-year Low

Registration Continues for Burnett Conference

Gold Medals Presented to Fresno State Wines

Concert 9/11-Inspired Work

Budget Shortfall Forces Changes in Sports

Budget Cuts Prompt Suspension of Santa Maria Program

Gibson Elected Student Body President

Echeverria Named Interim Provost

Enology Wins World Wine Awards

Poetry Readings April 24, 25

Jonestown Survivor Speaks

Spring Concert at Fresno State

Prof Gains Renown for War Analysis

Experts Available on Iraq War

Football Ranked as 26th-Best

Virtues/Character Recognition Awards

Top 20 Ranking to Rehab Program

Vino Italiano

Mass Killings Subject of Lecture

Character Education Awards Presented

National Alcohol Educator

Young Valley Writers Gather April 9

Storytelling Olympic Apr. 11-12

14 FFA State Champions Crowned

Costa Papers Arrive at Archive

Scholarships to Science Fair Winners

Collegiate Wind Band Festival

State FFA Finals and Field Day April 5

Jumpstart For A Day



Iraq War Impact on Campus

Diversity of "New California" Celebrated

When Cultures Collide

Prof Gains Fame for Iraq War Analysis

César E. Chávez Celebration 2003

Diversity Week 2003 April 1-6

Faculty at Great Valley Conference

Fresno’s Grad Education Highlighted

Poet Sanchez Event Cancelled

Entrepreneurship Program Ranked in Top Tier

Winegrape Pest Management Workshop April 1

Spanish Sessions For Winegrape Pest Management

Women Composers Focus of March 30 Concert

Emmy, Grammy, and Oscars at Summer Arts

Spring Break Construction

Forbes Magazine Highlights Save Mart Center

Spring Break, Cesar Chavez Holiday Observed

Mariachi Workshops March 22

Infant/Toddlers Program is March 21, 22

Peach Blossom Festival is March 19 and 20

Fresno State Students Win CSU STARS Awards

African American Future Teacher Fair

Students Experience College

Princeton Prof Speaks on Weather and Wine

Fresno State Provost is New President at Pomona

Kremen School Honors Noted Alumni

Global Food Expert Speaks

Prof. Hanson in National Magazine

Soweto Street Beat on Mar. 14

Audit of Technology Project

Water Center Wins $1.8 Million

Ishii Named Director of Institute

Save Mart Grand Opening

Lawyers Guild Chief Speaks Mar. 11

Levine at Lecture Series Mar. 11

Basketball Team Rally

Wine & Yosemite Splendor

Book Lovers Road Show Mar. 15

Chamber Singers Present New Work Mar. 15

‘Entrepreneur in Residence’ - Mar. 7

FAQs/Post-Season Sanction - Mar. 7

Mexican Rights Conference - Mar. 7

Bulldogs Earn WAC Honors - Mar. 9

Eating Disorders - Mar. 6

Summer Session Catalogs - Mar. 6

Peek Into College Experience - Mar. 4

WAC Tourney Decision - Mar. 4

Post-Season Ban - Mar. 3

Film Star Danny Glover Appears at Fresno State - Mar. 4

Conference On Extending Mexican Citizens Rights - Mar. 3

Basketball Wins WAC Title - Mar. 1

Last Game in Selland - Mar. 1



Amerasia Cultural Fest - Feb. 28

Ceremony Remembers Subs - Feb. 28

Carnegie Official Speaks - Feb. 27

"College: Making it Happen" - Feb. 26

Winemaster's in Yosemite - Feb. 26

Levine Signs Newest Book - Feb. 26

Earlier Deadlines for Fall Applications - Feb. 25

Fresno Partners with UC Riverside in Environment - Feb. 21

CSU Summer Arts Course Catalog is Ready - Feb. 21

‘Spirit of Columbia’ NASA Hovercraft on Display - Feb. 21

Armenian Books Featured - Feb. 21

Russian and Lithuanian Pianists Showcased - Feb. 21

Newsweek Highlights Business Alumna - Feb. 20

Prof’s Study of Hawaiian Volcanism Wins Award - Feb. 20

Marketing Workshops Offered - Feb. 20

Jazz Bands Perform - Feb. 19

Fresno State Among Top Fund-Raisers - Feb. 19

President's Statement on Environmentalism Event - Feb. 19

Telethon For Shuttle Memorial - Feb. 16

Ortiz Finalist for Pomona Presidency - Feb. 13

FAQs on Revolutionary Environmentalism - Feb. 12

Environmentalism Event Media Info - Feb. 12

Allegation Involving Former Basketball Players - Feb. 11

Academic Issues at Environmentalism Event - Feb. 11

Trade at World Ag Expo - Feb. 11

Revolutionary Environmentalism - Feb. 11

Middle East Forum - Feb. 11

Fresno Joins Husband Tributes - Feb. 10

Arena Builders Glimpse the Future - Feb. 10

"Revolutionary Environmentalism" Event, Feb. 13 - Feb. 7

Ag Experts at World Ag Expo - Feb. 7

Fresno State Suspends Fraternity - Feb. 7

Central Coast Wine Event - Feb. 6

Husband Memorial Tribute Coverage - Feb. 6

     Full Story - Photos - Links  Video clips from Fresno State -- most in Real Media, some Quicktime. Campus Video

Foster Farms $1 Mil. to Save Mart Center - Feb. 6 Video clips from Fresno State -- most in Real Media, some Quicktime. Video

STEP AFRIKA! Performs - Feb. 6

Alumni and Friends Respond to Shuttle Tragedy - Feb. 5

Alumni Assn. Seeks Nominations for Awards - Feb. 4

African Dance Society Events Feb. 6 - Feb. 4

NASA Funds Fresno State Hovercraft - Feb. 4

Library Dean Elected to Library Board - Feb. 3

Tribute For Col. Husband - Feb. 3

President's Statement on Shuttle Tragedy - Feb. 1

Flag Retiring Tribute For Col. Husband - Feb. 1



Education 'Report Card' Findings - Jan. 31

Foster Farms Joins Save Mart Center With $1 Million - Jan. 30

Fresno State Winemaster’s Weekend in Yosemite - Jan. 29

10 'Dogs are Academic All-WAC - Jan. 29

Profiling Expert Comments on Laci Peterson Case - Jan. 29

Fresno Win at American Humanics - Jan. 28

Prof Donates Armenian Books - Jan. 28

Student Conference Is Feb. 1 - Jan. 27

Coach Boyd Grant Tours Save Mart - Jan. 28   Video clips from Fresno State -- most in Real Media, some Quicktime. Video

Danny Glover to Appear in Fresno - Jan. 23

‘Grant’s Tomb’ Reunion - Jan. 23

President Welty Outlines Budget - Jan. 21

"State of the University" Address - Jan. 21

"Revolutionary Environmentalism" Statement - Jan. 17

New Campus Arrangement for Microsoft Software - Jan. 17

Shuttle Launch with Bulldog Alumnus - Jan. 16 Video clips from Fresno State -- most in Real Media, some Quicktime. Video

Kings County Recognizes MPA Program - Jan. 27

Student Mediators to Gather - Jan. 24

Pulitzer Prize Winner Philip Levine - Jan. 22

Pepsi Officials Tour Save Mart - Jan. 22

Portuguese Vintners - Jan. 22

Armenian Ambassador Speaks - Jan. 22

Shuttle Launch With Alumnus Broadcast - Jan. 15

Spring Classes Start; Record Enrollment - Jan. 13

Lies and Statistics Explored - Jan. 13

Fresno State ROTC Team Wins Competition - Jan. 13

Family Business Awards Luncheon Jan. 15 - Jan. 10

The CSU Hit With $326 Million in Proposed Cuts - Jan. 10

Welty and "The University for the New California" - Jan. 7