News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/news-events en News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/brazilian-experience-enriches-teachings-stan-state-professor <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/u30321/mary_rolf_350.jpg" style="width: 350px; height: 525px; float: right; margin-left: 20px; margin-right: 20px;" width="350" height="525" />While exploring decolonial black feminism at a workshop in Brazil last summer, Mary Roaf, assistant professor of ethnic studies at Stanislaus State, kept in mind that it had been exactly 400 years since kidnapped Africans were first brought to America as slaves. </p> </div> Wed, 08 Jan 2020 23:25:09 +0000 bvanderbeek@industriasculturalescali.com 798756 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/tastes-valley-yields-25000-stan-state-agriculture-program <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p><br /><img alt="" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/groups/University%20News/tov-check-presentation-article.jpg" style="width: 1000px; height: 463px;" width="1000" height="463" /><br /><br />Now in its 17<span style="font-size: 12.5px;">th</span> year as a flourishing community event, the Tastes of the Valley annual fundraiser resulted in a $25,000 donation benefitting students in the Stan State Agriculture Program.</p> </div> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 22:42:43 +0000 kstamper@industriasculturalescali.com 798526 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/music-technology-major-olivia-doby-pursues-her-passion-stan-state <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"> <a href="/article/music-technology-major-olivia-doby-pursues-her-passion-stan-state"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/10-18-2019_olivia_doby-34.png?itok=gQ1_QD57" width="220" height="102" alt="Olivia Doby" /></a> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p> </p> <p><img alt="Olivia Doby" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/news/images/10-18-2019_olivia_doby-34.png" width="1000" height="463" /></p> <p>With the Stan State Wind Ensemble’s fall performance, “Circuits,?behind her, junior Olivia Doby began focusing on her clarinet performance of Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto in A to deliver to the music department’s mandatory directed listening course. In it, students hear and critique other students?performances.</p> <p>“It’s exciting,?said Doby, who is originally from El Segundo. “I’ve never played Mozart before.?lt;/p> </div> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 20:54:22 +0000 bvanderbeek@industriasculturalescali.com 798486 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/stan-state-claims-13-international-marketing-and-communications-awards <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p> </p> <p>Creative teams representing two offices at Stan State earned 13 honors in the MarCom Awards 2019 competition, which released its annual list of honorees last week.</p> </div> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 00:22:00 +0000 bvanderbeek@industriasculturalescali.com 798466 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/international-students-keep-traditions-alive-during-holidays <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/u30321/international_965.jpg" style="width: 965px; height: 453px; float: right;" width="965" height="453" />Students from around the globe come to Stanislaus State to hone their English speaking skills, experience American culture and make new friends. While they find that they have many differences, they also share common traditions, such as celebrating the holidays.</p> </div> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 00:14:48 +0000 bvanderbeek@industriasculturalescali.com 798461 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/sersca-graduate-and-undergraduate-grants-awarded-28-students <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p> </p> <p>Twenty-eight Stanislaus State students ?12 graduate assistants and 16 undergraduate assistants ?have been awarded grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 from the University’s Student Engagement in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (SERSCA) Program.</p> <p>The grants allow the students to work alongside faculty and engage in meaningful activities, such as research, creative projects and professional development. Projects the students are working on cover a wide range, from financial analyses to psychological studies to genetic research on ground squirrels.</p> </div> Sat, 07 Dec 2019 00:52:21 +0000 bvanderbeek@industriasculturalescali.com 798151 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/mcnair-scholars-goal-inspired-dads-cancer-diagnosis <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"> <a href="/article/mcnair-scholars-goal-inspired-dads-cancer-diagnosis"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/using_ai_to_fight_cancer.png?itok=EYpVTCkh" width="220" height="94" alt="Emma Van Hoogmoed" /></a> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p> </p> <p><img alt="Emma Van Hoogmoed" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/u30321/emma_van_hoogmoed_350.jpg" style="width: 350px; height: 525px; margin-left: 20px; margin-right: 20px; float: right;" width="350" height="525" />Emma Van Hoogmoed graduated from high school in Madera and enrolled as a theatre major at Fresno City College, anxious to continue the backstage production work of designing sound, lighting and sets that she had enjoyed in high school. </p> <p>Within a semester her path changed. </p> </div> Tue, 26 Nov 2019 18:58:37 +0000 bvanderbeek@industriasculturalescali.com 797706 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/stan-state-choral-member-buries-shyness-pursuit-music-education-degree <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"> <a href="/article/stan-state-choral-member-buries-shyness-pursuit-music-education-degree"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/field/image/mia-alvarez-956.png?itok=j4bBeA58" width="220" height="104" alt="Mia Alvarez" /></a> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p><br /><img alt="Mia Alvarez" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/groups/University%20News/mia-alvarez-956.png" style="width: 956px; height: 450px;" width="956" height="450" /><br /><br />Mia Alvarez’s turn on stage during the Stan State music department’s fall performances came on Oct. 25, when Daniel Afonso led the mixed, chamber and jazz choirs in Snider Recital Hall.</p> <p>That doesn’t mean the junior from Fresno, a choral music education major, wasn’t present for the other department shows.</p> </div> Sat, 23 Nov 2019 00:46:40 +0000 kstamper@industriasculturalescali.com 797486 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/stan-state-top-10-university-nationally-social-mobility <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p> </p> <p>For a sixth consecutive year, Stan State’s ongoing commitment to enhancing the lives of its students has been recognized by CollegeNET, which has ranked the University No. 8 in the nation on its <a href="http://www.socialmobilityindex.org/">Social Mobility Index</a> (SMI).</p> </div> Sat, 23 Nov 2019 00:27:16 +0000 bvanderbeek@industriasculturalescali.com 797481 at http://industriasculturalescali.com News & Events http://industriasculturalescali.com/article/new-coordinator-olmstead-educating-stan-state-about-sustainability <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <p><br /><img alt="" src="http://industriasculturalescali.com/sites/default/files/groups/University%20News/wendy-olmstead_0.png" style="width: 350px; height: 272px; float: right; margin-left: 20px; margin-right: 20px;" width="350" height="272" />“It’s not just about recycling,?said Wendy Olmstead, former commercial operations manager at Stanislaus State. “All life is interconnected, which requires us to conduct ourselves through the lens of economic, environmental and social sustainability.?lt;/p> </div> Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:44:45 +0000 kstamper@industriasculturalescali.com 797236 at http://industriasculturalescali.com