Before heading to Arlington, Texas, for the NFL Draft, Josh Allen had a final visit at the California schools where he played, Firebaugh High and Reedley College, on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Allen is considered a possible No. 1 pick in the draft.
Koa Kalia Yang's memoir "The Late Homecomer" was a critical success when it was released in 2008. The Fresno County Public Library chose the book for this year's Big Read program and will host Yang for an author talk Thursday, April 12.
Fresno State President Joseph Castro is no defender of academic freedom, writes lecturer Lars Maischak who was under fire last year for his critical tweets about Donald Trump. Castro, he says, should have been prepared to defend rights of professor Randa Jarrar to criticize Barbara Bush.