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Gossip in American History
C-SPAN
Kathleen Feeley and Jennifer Frost talked about how private conversation became public and often influenced events and opinions throughout American history.

Best of the Inland Empire
San Bernardino Sun & Redlands Daily Facts
The Sun and Daily Facts proudly present the results of our annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Included on this coveted and highly anticipated list are the names of a wide variety of people, places and things which our readers have chosen as the best of the best…the winner of BEST UNIVERSITY in San Bernardino County—University of Redlands.
 
La renaissance de Kristen Stewart
Buzzfeed France
Comment la jeune actrice à survécu au sexisme de l’industrie, à Twilight, et à un des plus gros scandales people de la décennie.
(Kathleen Feeley quoted in article. Actress Kristen Stewart’s career trajectory and conflicted star persona: how she’s remade her career in the wake of the Twilight films and forged her own way as a complex, young, female artist.)
 
University of Redlands football ready for 2015 season
Redlands Daily Facts
With summer coming to an end, fall camps are underway for various athletic programs.

Hollister resident awarded top honor in state 4-H
Hollister Free Lance
The 4-H leader, now a second-year student at the University of Redlands in Southern California, has participated in at least 10 4-H projects including skiing, arts ...
 
Philly Soccer Show
CBS local affiliate
Marquez spent most of last year developing his game with the Harrisburg City Islanders.  He talks about what it’s like coming from the Division III University of Redlands in California and making it all the way to the pros.
 
Al Yankee of Redlands will introduce new CD at Community Center for Spiritual Living
Redlands Daily Facts
Yankee has been performing music around Southern California for more than three decades. He received a master’s degree in music composition from the University of Redlands and he teaches music courses at several colleges.
 
Family business still keeps up
Arizona Republic
Since entering the business full-time 11 years ago, Josh, who has a degree in business administration from the University of Redlands, has overseen the introduction of more salads and healthier menu options.

Study: Clean lake could mean $36.6M more for local economy
Leader-Telegram
Megan Isaacs, who is studying economics at the University of Redlands in Redlands, Calif., said interviews with Menomonie business people and residents and UW-Stout staff and students helped determine the economic impact.

Kate Pearne ready to lead Redlands High School
Redlands Daily Facts
After receiving a bachelor’s degree in government with a minor in French from the University of Redlands, Pearne began working at Redlands East Valley High School. She last served as REV’s assistant principal before moving on to become principal at Cope Middle School in 2007.

Who's That Mathematician? Images from the Paul R. Halmos Photograph Collection
Authored by Janet Beery (University of Redlands) and Carol Mead (Archives of American Mathematics, University of Texas, Austin).

Leslie Whittemore back heading Redlands swimming program
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
A familiar face is back at the helm of the University of Redlands swimming program as Leslie Whittemore has returned to head the men's and women's programs.

'Bits and pieces of nature'
Eureka Times Standard
Frost is a graduate of the University of Redlands, where she double-majored in art and English. After graduation, she lived in the San Diego area …

Sun Lakes Charities sponsors Youth Summer Camp
The Record Gazette
She is working on her teaching credential from the University of Redlands and can be seen through August 22 at the Redlands Theater Festival. Dover worked …

‘Beverly Hills Cop’ writer will return to Redlands for Film fest
Redlands Daily Facts
Daniel Petrie Jr., best known for writing and producing such popular ’80s films as “Beverly Hills Cop,” “Beverly Hills Cop II” and “Turner and Hooch,” will be on hand to answer questions in the first panel discussion. Petrie graduated from the University of Redlands in 1975. Cuny said Petrie’s industry experience and ties to Redlands make him an ideal addition to the festival. (Homepage photo source: IMDB, by Lori Dern)

New Presidents or Provosts
Inside Higher Ed
Kathy Ogren, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and associate provost at University of Redlands, in California, has been promoted to provost there.

Business Movers
The Oregonian
Davis earned a bachelor's degree from University of Redlands, and he sits on the board of directors of SOLVE, a state-wide environmental nonprofit organization.

University of Redlands men's golf coach Butch Edge steps down
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands announced late Wednesday afternoon that the school's highly regarded men's golf coach, Butch Edge, is stepping ...

Redlands dentist Eric Mee practicing random acts of kindness
Redlands Daily Facts
In 2003, Mee moved to Redlands to attend the University of Redlands, where he graduated with a degree in biology. After deciding that dentistry was his future, rather than medicine, he furthered his education in Loma Linda.

Committee, U of R still excited after hosting Special Olympics ...
Redlands Daily Facts
Liechtenstein Special Olympics soccer player Ralph Vogt (#28) practices at the University of Redlands. Redlands was a Special Olympics World Games host ...

Redlands sees first parklet
Redlands Daily Facts
The parklet is made mostly of recycled wooden pallets and was designed by students at the University of Redlands.

Special Olympics World Games athletes arrive in host town Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
Liechtenstein's Special Olympics soccer players Roman Villamar (#29) and Joel Seiler (#14) compete during practice at the University of Redlands ...

MAPPING: Esri User Conference fills 1 million square feet
Press-Enterprise
And some are rooted in Inland Southern California, such as the University of Redlands, which partners with Esri on geography-related academic programs…

Trevor Harp resigns as swim and dive coach at University of Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
Trevor Harp has resigned as the swimming and diving coach at the University of Redlands to become the next swimming coach at Corona Roosevelt High,

TEMECULA: Gerald Albright finds inspiration in nature, trial and error
Press-Enterprise
Famed saxophone player and University of Redlands alum to perform at Thornton Winery on Saturday, July 25.

Jim Curry to perform John Denver tribute concert at University of …
Redlands Daily Facts
John Denver tribute artist Jim Curry will give a concert at 5 p.m. Sept. 12 in the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel.

Sports reporter Ed Castro remembered as 'one of the good guys’
Redlands Daily Facts
REDLANDS >> In his career as a sports writer, Ed Castro enjoyed covering high ... covering high school sports and also the University of Redlands,” said Trad.

Teens participate in 17th annual Redlands Emergency Services …
Redlands Daily Facts
They share quarters at the University of Redlands, wake up early every morning to do physical
training, then participate in a full day of police and fire training.

University of Redlands' Kyle Husslein contributes to Guam's ...
Redlands Daily Facts
Kyle Husslein, a guard for the University of Redlands, played as member of the Guam men's national basketball team during the 2015 Pacific Games in Papua ...

JUDGES: Gov. Brown appoints four to Inland courts - Press Enterprise
Press-Enterprise
Umeda earned a law degree from UC Hastings College of Law and a bachelor’s from University of Redlands.

Athletes for Life, citizens for the future
Highland Community News
High school athletes from throughout San Bernardino county run receiving drills at the 2015 Athletes for Life at the University of Redlands, July 13…

Teens participate in 17th annual Redlands Emergency Services ...
Redlands Daily Facts
A group of high school graduates are arriving at the University of Redlands this morning to start a week-long training in emergency services.

Candidates sought for City Kids Go Outdoors program
Redlands Daily Facts
... Sherli Leonard, executive director of the Redlands Conservancy, who developed the program with outdoor educator Kathy Havert and University of Redlands Professor Jim Blauth ...

Special Olympics athletes coming to Redlands; help needed
Redlands Daily Facts
Jeff Martinez, director of athletics for the University of Redlands and co-chair of the Redlands Host Town Committee, said last week the group hopes to raise…

The Salton Sea is shrinking
yourcentralvalley.com
Environmental professor Timothy Krantz says that has left behind dirt filled with ... once they become airborne, they can travel well over 100 miles," Krantz said. Watch: http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/play/5840388

Salton Sea on back burner as state confronts drought
The Desert Sun
Tim Krantz, director of the Salton Sea Database Program at the University of Redlands, agrees the Salton Sea needs massive amounts of water. Like Dechert ...

#ISeeChange Salton Sea
KPCC Southern California Public Radio
University of Redlands Environmental Sciences Professor Tim Krantz talks to KPCC about the Salton Sea.

100-foot fall at Zion National Park kills UNLV dental student
News3LV
Artmann attended Green Valley High School and the University of Redlands, before studying dentistry at UNLV.

PBC city hires new attorney — who is it?
Palm Beach Post
He has a Juris Doctorate from the Southern University School of Law, a Master of Arts in Theology from the University of Notre Dame and a bachelor’s of science in business management from the University of Redlands in Redlands, Calif.

REDLANDS: Therapy dog available to help children read
The Press Enterprise
Children are invited to read to Redmond, a black Labrador retriever, this summer at the A.K. Smiley Public Library in Redlands. He’s there twice a week.

University of Redlands Baseball receives academic honors
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands baseball team had four players named to the 2015 SCIAC All-Academic Team. While three Bulldogs received honors for the first time, it is the second time for Mark Tumlinson, a junior third baseman.

A Reader Says: Claim Redlands doesn’t need train is off base
Redlands Daily Facts
Claim Redlands doesn’t need train is off base

Beaumont school board renews superintendent's contract
The Record Gazette
Latham earned a reading certificate from the University of Wisconsin. When she and ... three years. Latham also earned her Ed.D at the University of Redlands.

Stars of Tomorrow Children's Theater offers musical theater camp at ...
Redlands Daily Facts
Stars of Tomorrow Children's Theater offers a musical theater camp for children 6 and older July 6 through July 10 on the University of Redlands campus.

The Inland Empire's First Water Conservation Fair ...
Highland Community News
REDLANDS, Calif. ... Empire's first Water Conservation Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 27 at the Stauffer Complex at the University of Redlands.

City officials address city accomplishments, needs for the future ...
Redlands Daily Facts-16 hours ago
Redlands' Mayor Paul Foster presents Isabelle Hosking a 2015 Redlands ... of the City event at the University of Redlands Orton Center in Redlands

Bulldogs earn Golf postseason honors
Redlands Daily Facts
University of Redlands golf coach Butch Edge was named the Golf Pride Grips West Region Coach of the Year by the Golf Coaches Association of America

Zonta Club of Redlands awards scholarships
Redlands Daily Facts
Demian intends to complete a Bachelor of Science in global business and Bachelor of Science in accounting at the University of Redlands in May 2017.

Price tag for fighting Lake fire near Big Bear nears $7 million
Los Angeles Times
Early in the firefight, authorities evacuated children from five camps. The children were bused to Redlands High School and later to the University of Redlands, ...

Barbara Hauser, 100, shares memories of early Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
Redlands native Barbara Hauser, center, in the daisy cart for the flower parade. ... She would return to Redlands and complete her degree at the University of

Redlands to celebrate Independence Day with parade, fireworks show
Redlands Daily Facts
McCalmon said he is expecting 12,000 to 14,000 for this year's show at the University of Redlands' Ted Runner ...

Annous Named Superintendent
Mountain News
Rim of the World High School's principal, Dr. Giovanni Annous (alumnus), was named Rim of the World Unified School District's new superintendent by a unanimous vote ...

Slain Pastor Clementa Pinckney's Mission Suited His Storied Church
Wall Street Journal
Among his grievances were laws that kept black worshipers from meeting after dark, said Julius H. Bailey, a religious studies professor at the University of Redlands in California.

University of Redlands hosts fire-displaced campers
Press-Enterprise
Kids evacuated from Summer camp due to the Lake Fire manage to have a little fun at the University of Redlands.

Jack Stewart hired as new University of Redlands women's golf coach
Redlands Daily Facts
Jack Stewart has been named the new head coach of the women's golf program at the University of Redlands, according to a press release.

Pokorny Low Brass Seminar at University of Redlands will feature ...
Redlands Daily Facts
The Pokorny Low Brass Seminar, to be held June 28 through July 3 at the University of Redlands, will include several concerts open to the ...

Lake Fire grows to 11000 acres, 400 structures threatened
Victorville Daily Press
Authorities announced that the Citrus Valley High School evacuation center closed at 4 p.m. Thursday, and evacuees were moved to the University of Redlands.

Lake Fire burns 11000 acres, is 10 percent contained
San Bernardino County Sun
They were taken to Citrus Valley High School in Redlands. ... to complete the summer camping program were allowed to do so at the University of Redlands.

Victory Leroy Duke becomes University of Redlands president in 1915
Redlands Daily Facts
This photo of the piano piece "Souvenir of Redlands" by University of Redlands professor Edward C. Hopkins was printed June 12, 1915, in the Redlands Daily ...

University of Redlands Youth Choir invites children and teens to ...
Redlands Daily Facts
22 and April 10 in the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel and will perform April 1 and 2 as the chorus for a University of Redlands opera production.

Rail to Redlands Working Group launches website
Redlands Daily Facts
SanBAG plans to purchase diesel multiple units to run along the line, which will run from downtown San Bernardino to the University of Redlands. Quiet zones …

Redlands Passenger Rail project costs include construction
Redlands Daily Facts
The millions of local, state and federal dollars planned for the Redlands ... Esri, at the company's expense, downtown Redlands and the University of Redlands.

Can Technology Save Africa's Forests?
TakePart
With us was Jovin Lwehabura, an expert in global information systems with JGI who has a master's degree from the University of Redlands, in California.

Redlands' Weisser reappointed to state Board of Pharmacy
San Bernardino County Sun
He is a member of the California Pharmacists Association, Redlands Community Hospital Board of Trustees and University of Redlands Board of Trustees.

The “Significant Public Health Risk” Of Fracking: The Data Mounts
PlanetSave.com
... a professor of environmental studies at University of Redlands. “Arsenic and thallium are extremely dangerous chemicals.” Previous research confirmed the ...

Redlands Family Service Association holds Hunger Walk
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands served as the backdrop for the 5K to raise money ...

School for the Deaf leader stepping down
Jacksonville Journal Courier
She earned a bachelor's degree from the University of South Carolina in 1986, ... in education from the University of Redlands in Redlands, California, in 2013.

New director appointed to Visitors Bureau
Sonoma Index Tribune
The Southern California native has an MBA from the University of Redlands, and previously worked at Enterprise before joining the Greater Palm Springs CVB in ..

History of the Salton Sea
ABC News
More than 2,000 spectators witnessed five world speedboat records set in 1929, according to the University of Redlands' Salton Sea Atlas. High salinity made ...

University of Redlands Community School of Music and the Arts
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands Community School of Music and the Arts will offer Music Explorers early childhood music classes beginning June ...

RUSD, YMCA and U of R team for student fitness
Highland Community News
Approximately 1,500 fifth graders from throughout the Redlands Unified School District (RUSD) filled Ted Runner Stadium at University of Redlands for a day of ...

Redlands veterans among those honored by Sen. Mike Morrell
Redlands Daily Facts
Redlands veterans were among those honored May 15 by State Senator Mike ... Reynolds was in his junior year at the University of Redlands when he went into ...

Ancient Buddhist relics make stop at University of Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
The Maitreya Loving Kindness Tour is displaying ... 10 a.m. and noon in the Casa Loma Room at the University of Redlands.

All SCIAC honors for Bulldogs
Redlands Daily Facts
University of Redlands tennis players Natalie Etchegaray and Ceara Sumida won All-Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honors this week.

 

Golf Notes: Holden, Turner lead Redlands to 5th in Div. III
Ventura County Star
The University of Redlands senior helped the Bulldogs finish fifth at the Division ...

University of Redlands to open exhibit of Buddhist relics—San Bernardino County Sun, Redlands Daily Facts, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
The Maitreya Loving Kindness Tour, the worldwide touring collection of sacred relics of the historical Buddha Shakyamuni and many other Buddhist masters ...

Robert G. Bezzant—Daily Herald
He was student body president at Pleasant Grove High School and studied at University of Redlands, UCLA, University of Utah (BS Civil Engineering 1950) and ...

Redlands-Yucaipa chapter of California Retired Teachers ...—Redlands Daily Facts
Bob Denham, retired dean of the University of Redlands School of Education, spoke of changes coming to education when the Redlands-Yucaipa chapter of ...

Family Service Association of Redlands will hold Redlands Hunger ...—Redlands Daily Facts
The walk starts and ends in front of the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel. Registration and check-in begin at 6:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 8.

University of Redlands falls to fifth at NCAA golf championships—Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
The University of Redlands men's golf team is going to have to rally if it is to ... The University of La Verne is tied for 12th at 905 while Claremont-Mudd-Scripps is ...Related: LOCAL COLLEGES: Redlands teams 5th at Division III golf ...—Press-Enterprise

Sahagun Headed to Redlands—Mid Valley News
Rosemead linebacker Michael Sahagun has signed to play for the University of Redlands in the fall.

Local historian Larry Burgess part of new book on the Women's ...—Redlands Daily Facts
REDLANDS —A new book centered around the history of the Women's National ... is currently available for purchase through Amazon or the University of New ...(Dr. Larry Burgess is a trustee and alumnus of the University of Redlands)

University of Redlands golf team set sights on NCAA title
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
The University of Redlands men's golf team has two more rounds to go for a ... Redlands has a three-stroke lead over second-place Berry and five-shot lead over ...

AREA COLLEGES: Redlands leads Division III men's golf ...
Press-Enterprise
The University of Redlands men's golf team is currently in first place with a total score of 581 after Day2 of the NCAA Division III Championships at Grandover ...

Apple brand-specific repair shop opens in Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
Gammill said his wife graduated from University of Redlands in 2013 and wrote her capstone on opening a Mac repair shop in Redlands. “My wife’s market research said Redlands was screaming for it,” said Gammill. At the time, Gammill had been working in Costa Mesa for 10 years doing Mac repairs at his best friends business. The commute was wearing on him, he said.

LOCAL COLLEGES: U of R men and women golfers play for D3 title
Press Enterprise
The University of Redlands men’s golf team sits in second place after the first day of the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships on Tuesday at Grandover Resort’s West Course in Greensboro, N.C. Bobby Holden leads Redlands with a 4-under score of 68 for third and the Bulldogs shot a team score of 285. The Redlands women are in first with a 314 at El Campeon Golf Course in Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida. A lightning delay and darkness suspended play leaving first day scores incomplete.

Ogren named new provost at University of Redlands
San Bernardino County Sun
REDLANDS— The University of Redlands has named Dr. Kathy Ogren, currently dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and associate provost ...

Activist Ann Shaw Dies Age 93 After Long Illness
Santa Monica Mirror
Ann Shaw, an African-American civic leader and activist, died in Los Angeles on May 5 following a long illness, her family said today. Shaw was 93.
A pioneer for women and minorities, Shaw's 50 years of civic involvement included being the first woman appointed to the California Commission on Judicial Performance, being the first African-American president of L.A.'s YWCA and being the first female president of the Board of Founders Savings and Loan. A native of Columbus, Ohio, Shaw was a graduate of Jefferson High School in Los Angeles. She earned her undergrad degree from the University of Redlands, and master’s degrees at Ohio State University and the University of Southern California. She also received an honorary doctorate from the University of Redlands.

Betcha You Don't Know This About Colleges and College Towns!
Huffington Post
There are a whole lot of reasons why students want to attend certain colleges these days… #8 Los Angeles-Long Beach metro area, CA
(Art Center College of Design, Cal Institute of Arts, California Lutheran College, Cal State Long Beach, Northridge and Los Angeles, UCLA, Chapman U, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, Loyola Marymount U, Mt. St. Mary's U, Occidental College, Pepperdine U, Pitzer College, Pomona College, U of Redlands, Scripps College, USC, Whittier College)

University of Redlands experiments with opening classes to public
Redlands Daily Facts
REDLANDS—The University of Redlands is waiving the admission process in an effort to encourage community involvement in art this ...

Redlands mayor: "We are fortunate enough to be resplendent with ...
Redlands Daily Facts
Cope Middle School eighth-grader Ailinh Nguyen speaks at the annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast on Thursday in the Orton Center at the University of Redlands.

Community Christian College in Redlands explores faith, career
Redlands Daily Facts
Eric Blum, who serves as the associate dean of the School of Continuing Studies at the University of Redlands, will explore these questions in the discussion of faith, business and education. He will examine the practical use of business principles to faithfully steward the resources and talents God gives.

Carnivores are still doing the right thing by shunning fur
Los Angeles Times
The writer, a professor of philosophy, is director of human-animal studies at the University of Redlands.

COMMUNITY NOTES: Senior conference set for Thursday, more
Press-Enterprise
REDLANDS – The University of Redlands Theatre Arts Department will present “Stories We Tell.” The production features the choreography, live music and ...

My Race Isn’t Over—Still Defining My Disability
Health.US News.com
(This story also appeared in Yahoo! News and other publications)
A native of Albuquerque, New Mexico, she (Cody Unser) created her own undergraduate degree called BioPolitics at the University of Redlands in Redlands, California, focused on bridging the gap between science and politics.

University of Redlands theater arts department will present 'Stories ...
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands theater arts department will presents “Stories We Tell,” featuring choreography by Southern California dance artists, at 8 p.m. May 15 ...

Redlands Symphony will present free family concert and instrument ...
Redlands Daily Facts
The Redlands Symphony Orchestra will present its free family concert at 2 p.m. May 17 in the University of Redlands' Memorial Chapel.

University of Redlands Alliance for Community Transformation and ...
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands Alliance for Community Transformation and Wellness will present “Out in the Open,” an advocacy event for the public, to offer ...

Unexpected debutant Richie Marquez provides "bright spot" for Philadelphia Union in loss to Toronto
FC—MLS Soccer.com
It might have been hard for anyone to imagine a couple of years ago that Marquez would one day match up against someone like Altidore. But after a mostly unnoticed Division III college career at the University of Redlands, Marquez began to pick up a lot of steam, first getting drafted in the third round of the 2014 SuperDraft and beating out a few fellow rookies to make the Union, and then performing well while on loan with the USL’s Harrisburg City Islanders last year.

O’Malley warns of more unrest if cities don’t get more help
Washington Post
Former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley warned Tuesday that if the country does not step up investments in its cities, there could be more unrest like that in Baltimore last week. The Democrat, who is expected to announce a presidential bid later this month, told an audience in Redlands, Calif., that he did not condone the actions of those who rioted and looted following the funeral of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old African American man who died in the custody of Baltimore police. He was interviewed by James Fallows, a national correspondent for the Atlantic magazine, in front of a live audience, as part of a program sponsored by Esri, a major software maker, and the University of Redlands Town & Gown.

Redlands City Council updated on Redlands Passenger Rail project
Redlands Daily Facts
The City Council and public were given an update on the progress of the Redlands Passenger Rail project on Tuesday evening. The project, which proposes to extend rail service 9 miles from downtown San Bernardino to the University of Redlands, was environmentally cleared in March and is headed toward a two-year final design phase, according to Mitch Alderman, director of transit and rail programs at San Bernardino Associated Governments, the county’s transportation planning agency otherwise known as SanBAG

Local Colleges: Redlands golfers take SCIAC titles
Press Enterprise
The Redlands women’s and men’s golf teams each won Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference titles on Tuesday afternoon.The women won the SCIAC Championship tournament with a three-day total of 934, and captured the program’s first conference title with a seven-round aggregate score of 2,196.

Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast to celebrate Redlands’ symphony of faiths
Redlands Daily Facts
The Redlands Area Interfaith Council presents the 19th annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast on May 7 at the University of Redlands Orton Center. The breakfast coincides with the National Day of Prayer, which has been observed on the first Thursday of May since 1953 during the presidency of Dwight Eisenhower.

Ocean to Ocean Highway program set for Monday in Redlands 
Redlands Daily Facts
Robert Rippy will present a program on the Ocean to Ocean Highway, which connected Redlands with the Southwest, when the Redlands Area Historical Society meets at 7 p.m. Monday in the Assembly Room of the A.K. Smiley Public Library, 125 W. Vine St., Redlands.
The program free and open to the public. Rippy graduated from Redlands High School in 1958 and from San Diego State University in 1963. He completed a Master of Arts degree in English at the University of Redlands in 1967.

Festival of Arts in Redlands set for May 23 and 24
Redlands Daily Facts
Jurors for the 2015 show are Daniel Foster, director of Oceanside Museum; and Penny McElroy, chairman of University of Redlands art department.

LAH resident killed in cycling accident
Los Altos Town Crier
She graduated from Johnston College at the University of Redlands. In addition to serving as an active Johnston College alum, she contributed to Palo ...

THEATER: 'The Secret Garden' blooms in Rialto
Press-Enterprise
With degrees from University of Redlands and Regent University in Virginia, Pelev is the president and founder of Stars of Tomorrow, a children's ...

University of Redlands art teacher Renee Azenaro will give program for Redlands Art Association
Redlands Daily Facts
Azenaro, who teaches art at the University of Redlands, was born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., and received her bachelor's degree in fine art from the

Did Father Serra abuse Native Americans? Vatican goes on the offensive for priest
OCRegister
Trafzer pointed to research by the University of Redlands’ James Sandos saying that church hearings in the 1940s toward the beginning of the canonization process did not discuss evidence that Spanish secular authorities believed Serra was overly harsh in his treatment of Indians.

Adam Foley Named Head Coach of GW Water Polo Teams
George Washington University - Official Athletic Site
Coach Foley was a four-year standout at two-meter defense for the University of Redlands in Southern California, ranking seventh in school history

Salton Sea on back burner as state confronts drought
The Desert Sun
Tim Krantz, director of the Salton Sea Database Program at the University of Redlands, agrees the Salton Sea needs massive amounts of water.

University of Redlands commencement weekend kicks-off with School of Education graduation
Redlands Daily Facts
Angela Diane Duran, Doctoral Candidate, during the University of Redlands School of Education Commencement, at the University of Redlands ...

Going for gold
Simi Valley Acorn
She earned admission into the University of Redlands, and she will play water polo for the Bulldogs. McAleer said she doesn't feel like she missed out ...

Redlands Symphony Orchestra announces 2015-16 season
Redlands Daily Facts
Robertson will conduct the Feb. 13 concert, which will feature the winner of the University of Redlands Concerto Competition.

REDLANDS: Conservancy program helps city kids connect with nature
Press-Enterprise
Teachers are University of Redlands science and technology students, who earn letters of recommendation and a small stipend for their many hours of ...

Fallowses discuss what makes towns successful at Redlands Forum
Redlands Daily Facts
REDLANDS-James and Deborah Fallows have been traveling across the nation…

NAC&U Celebrates 20th Anniversary
NAC&U News
In his landmark essay in 1990, "The Ugly Duckling of Higher Education," University of Redlands Provost Frank Wong explored the identity and distinctive characteristics of comprehensive colleges and universities. His provocative thinking caused a group of chief academic officers from private colleges and universities to create a study group to explore the distinctive characteristics of their institutions. In 1994 Ernest L. Boyer, president of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, called for a "New American College" that would renew the tradition of higher education service to society that he associated with the colonial liberal arts college and the land grand university system founded during the Civil War. In 1995 the Associated New American Colleges (now NAC&U) formed. Founding members included Hamline University, North Central College, University of Redlands and Valparaiso University.

Redlands announces Fulbright recipients
NAC&U News 
Three University of Redlands students have been selected as Fulbright scholars, continuing a strong showing of Fulbright scholars at Redlands that now numbers 20 scholars awarded over the past seven years. All three will conduct research. Two are headed to Mexico, and one will travel to Germany.

Jessie Kahnweiler, ‘Meet My Rapist’ star, returns with ‘bulimia dark comedy’
Jewish Journal
Kahnweiler first started making documentaries in college at California’s University of Redlands, and says it has always been a very personal experience, whether she was working on a piece about truck drivers or ex-boyfriends or veterans.

University of Redlands students map Holocaust survivor stories
Redlands Daily Facts.
Holocaust survivor stories were the focal point of a presentation conducted by University of Redlands students. Using technology from Esri, Sharon Oster’s English 261 course created visual...

CASSIE MCDUFF: Taking America’s Temperature
Press Enterprise
The Fallowses dropped into places as diverse as Pittsburgh, Sioux Falls, S.D., Ajo, Ariz., Guymon, Okla. and Fresno, as well as their temporary hometown, Redlands. They have been distinguished fellows at the University of Redlands since last fall.

Qualcomm promotes Sterling to HR chief
U-T San Diego
Sterling holds a bachelor's degree in Business Management from the University of Redlands and is Chair of the Board of Directors for Serving Seniors.

Stefani Spence of Annandale selected as Fulbright scholar
NJ.com
... has been selected as a Fulbright scholar, continuing a strong showing of Fulbright scholars at University of Redlands that now numbers 20 scholars ...

Donations sought to help cover costs of Special Olympics visit
Redlands Daily Facts
The delegates will call Redlands home for three days where they will be allowed to practice for the Games at the University of Redlands and take in the sights ...

The Circus is coming to town
Highland Community News
“Reviewing the amazing list of past models, I was both honored and very excited to be asked to be a part of this iconic local event. I like to think my participation will bring awareness to the Highland Family YMCA, as well as to the highlight its synergies with other organizations with which I am involved,” said Dr. Anne Viricel who is a member of the Highland YMCA Advisory Committee, the executive director of the San Bernardino Symphony and an award-winning professor at the University of Redlands.

University of Redlands students mapping Holocaust Memoirs
Redlands Daily Facts
University of Redlands students will give a public demonstration of story maps created in the class “Holocaust Memoirs: Reading, Writing, ...

U.S. Role in Israeli Palestine set
Press Enterprise
Dr. Stephen Zunes, a professor of politics and international studies at the University of San Francisco, will offer the second Cummings Peace Lecture for 2015, “Peace or Pax Americana? The U.S. Role in Israeli Palestine,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, in the Hall of Letters 100 at the University of Redlands.

University of Redlands senior art exhibit happening now
Redlands Daily Facts
Student Brittney Brandt discusses her work in the 2015 senior art show at the University of Redlands.

AREA COLLEGES: University of Redlands to host football camps
Press-Enterprise
The University of Redlands football program will again host a series of ...

Ensemble XXI to present choral evensong at University of Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
Ensemble XXI, directed by Jeffrey H. Rickard, will present a service of choral evensong at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel.

Stan Freberg, beloved genius of radio, comedy and advertising, dies ...
Washington Post
Born in Los Angeles to a Baptist minister and a young housewife, Freberg turned down scholarships to Stanford and the University of Redlands to chase a ...

Free Share Today Shape Tomorrow event in Redlands on Wednesday
Redlands Daily Facts
Sponsors are local nonprofit Share Today Shape Tomorrow, food service company Sodexo and the University of Redlands. Dinner will be served at 5:30, and ...

Three University of Redlands students are Fulbright scholars
Redlands Daily Facts
Three University of Redlands students have been selected as Fulbright scholars, continuing the strong showing of awards over the past seven years ...

Seniors will read their portfolios as part of Visiting Writers Series
Writers Series will present the annual senior portfolio and Redlands Review magazine student reading and reception at 6 p.m. Thursday in Hall of Letters 100 on the university campus.

Unemployment rate in Redlands hits lowest in years
Redlands Daily Facts
“It's hard to pinpoint truly what was the cause,” said Professor Johannes Moenius at the University of Redlands, who has been monitoring employment ...

Columnist Louis Brewster
San Bernardino Sun
As part of the Special Olympics World Games Host Town program, the University of Redlands and City of Redlands will host athletes and coaches from Austria and Liechtenstein before the July 25 start in Los Angeles. For the university, it is special since more than 3,000 Redlands students have studied in Salzburg, Austria, throughout the years. ...

Long Beach Post Office to be renamed for late Congresswoman
MyNewsLA
Born on Sept. 7, 1938,in Birmingham, Alabama, Millender-McDonald was a mother of five by age 26. She received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Redlands in 1981

The 50 Best Campus Meditation Spaces
bestcounselingschools.org
#11—The meditation rooms at the University of Redlands were opened in 2007. They were some of the first contemplative classroom spaces in the country. The rooms are stocked with meditation supplies, such as prayer beads, benches, and cushions. It provides a relaxing atmosphere and calming ambiance for students to de-stress from campus life. One of the motto’s of the colleges’ mission is “Know Thyself”, which is evident in the dedication of these meditation rooms. Students can use the room themselves or sign up for classes to learn from teachers.

Rhodes named Superintendent of the Year
Highland Community News (subscription)
Rhodes, a resident of Redlands, discovered her love for teaching and education while attending the University of Redlands where she earned her ...

James Fallows talks about 'American Futures' 
Press-Enterprise
Journalist James Fallows and his wife Deborah will talk about his hometown, Redlands, and what makes such communities thrive

California unveils water plan
Korea Herald, GeoTV
Environmental experts welcomed the measures but cautioned it remained to be seen how effective they would be. “These are good and necessary. However, the devil is in the details,” said Timothy Krantz, professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands in California.

The Salton Sea: a time-bomb amid California drought
The Japan Times
“California is in the midst of an historic drought,” said Tim Krantz, professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands

AREA COLLEGES: Van Houten's 4 goals set tone for Redlands
Press-Enterprise
Deandra Van Houten scored four goals and the University of Redlands women's water polo team scored a season-high 14 to defeat Caltech, ...

PHOTOS: University of Redlands Powwow
Redlands Daily Facts

Laid Back, But With a Lot of Thump: Calif. Redlands Pow Wow
Indian Country Today Media Network
More than 1,000 spectators and 200 dancers attended the 2nd Annual University of Redlands Pow Wow, March 28-29, in Redlands, Calif. Although ...

The Karmapa’s Not-So-Typical First Day on Campus
karmapaamerica2015.org
As many a new student had done before him, His Holiness the Karmapa set out today for his first day of college classes, armed with a notebook and pen emblazoned with the name of the university on it. Like any other student at a private liberal arts college, His Holiness was signed up to take classes in various disciplines across the humanities—theatre arts and religious studies on his first day, music on his second.

AREA COLLEGES: Redlands second in golf invite
Press-Enterprise
The No.5 University of Redlands women's golf team fired off a two-round total of 647 to take second place at the UC Santa Cruz Spring Invitational.

Plastic bag lobby not going down without a fight
Lake Tahoe News
Given those numbers, overturning the ban will be a “heavy lift” for the industry, said Renee Van Vechten, a professor of political science at the University of Redlands and an expert on state initiatives. Even extraordinarily heavy spending might not make a difference, she said.

University of Redlands grants Karmapa first-ever honorary degree
The Tibet Post

Buddhist leader shares stories with immigrant students
San Jose Mercury News
One of the world's most prominent Buddhist spiritual leaders met with immigrant students in California and shared his own story of fleeing his birth country.

The Salton Sea: a time-bomb amid California drought
Yahoo News (AFP), also ScienceDaily.com,
"California is in the midst of an historic drought," said Tim Krantz, professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands.
To make matters worse, in 2017 a complex agreement which shares water from the Colorado River comes to an end, leading to an expected further decrease in water flowing into the Sea.

Plastic bag lobby isn’t going down without a fight
Center for Investigative Reporting
Meanwhile, a Los Angeles Times poll showed that 60 percent of Californians support the bag ban.
Given those numbers, overturning the ban will be a “heavy lift” for the industry, said Renee Van Vechten, a professor of political science at the University of Redlands and an expert on state initiatives. Even extraordinarily heavy spending might not make a difference, she said.
“Is it winnable? The easy answer would be no,” she said. “But they obviously think they have a chance and a lot to lose if it goes forward.”

University of Redlands to present student film festival tonight
Redlands Daily Facts
New and original films, videos and animations from Redlands students will be screened, and each film will have a maximum running time of 15 minutes. The student filmmakers come from many different departments and programs, according to Kelly Hankin, professor of film studies and director of the Johnston Center for Integrative Studies, including business, biology, Johnston and visual and media studies.

University of Redlands softball to host cancer fundraiser for Annalise Fischer
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands softball team hosts “Strikeout for Cancer” on April 11, during the Bulldogs' doubleheader against Whittier College

University to host powwow 
Press-Enterprise
... from across the United States and Canada will participate in the second annual University of Redlands Powwow at the Alumni Greek Theater.

25th Living on Common Ground Multicultural Festival Saturday
Redlands Daily Facts
“I see Living on Common Ground as a celebration of all that we do on this campus to bring people together, regardless of their individual identifications,” MadhavaRau said.

Buddhist leader shares stories with immigrant students—San Jose Mercury News
REDLANDS, Calif. (AP) — One of the world's most prominent Buddhist spiritual leaders met with immigrant students in California and shared his own story of fleeing his birth country.

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    His Holiness the Karmapa to Speak at University of Redlands
    Reuters UK
    The Karmapa – a 29-year-old Buddhist spiritual leader who heads the 900-year-old Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism and guides millions of Buddhists around the world – will accept an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree, presented by University President Dr. Ralph W. Kuncl. The Karmapa will then give a free public lecture, "Living Interdependence," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 24 in Memorial Chapel.

    His Holiness the Karmapa to Speak at University of Redlands
    Boston.com | Sacramento Business Journal | San Francisco Business Times
    Ogyen Trinley Dorje to re-unite with students, faculty who studied with him in India
    His Holiness the Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, will visit the University of Redlands on March 23 and 24 and offer a live-streamed public lecture in his only Southern California stop during his rare two-month trip to the United States.

    REDLANDS: Wavelengths gallery to feature two artists
    Press Enterprise
    Multi-media artist Renée Azenaro [University of Redlands faculty] was born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y. She received her bachelor's degree in fine arts from the City University of New York and her MFA from Vermont College in Montpelier, Vermont. Azenaro works in a variety of media including installation, sculpture, works on paper, drawing, painting and mixed media

    National  honor for Redlands high jumper Maddie Smith
    Redlands Daily Facts
    University of Redlands senior high jumper Maddie Smith was named the 2015 West Region Women’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Year, it was announced this week by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

    University of Redlands #4 in Top Ten vegan-friendly campuses
    College Magazine
    Bon Appétit is back, and roaring with vegan-fied energy. This common university dining service puts Redlands on the chart with its Pacific Rim and equator food dishes. They also have a wide range of vegan/vegetarian options that range from dal and spinach curry to garam masala tofu with mint chutney.

    University of Redlands associate professor Alayne Sullivan writes new book, 'A Lesson Before...'
    Redlands Daily Facts
    M. Alayne Sullivan of Redlands, an associate professor in the University of Redlands School of Education, recently announced the nationwide release ...

    RELIGION: Examining state's "founding father"
    Press-Enterprise
    James Sandos, a professor of history at the University of Redlands and an expert on the missions, believes the pope likely was not aware of the ...

    John D. Arras, Medical Care Philosopher, Is Dead at 69
    New York Times
    In 1981, while on leave as chairman of the philosophy department at the University of Redlands in California, he was appointed to the clinical staff of ...

    Saturday's Redlands Sustainability Festival growing
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The festival will be Saturday at University of Redlands. RSN, co-hosting with the university, says the festival's goal is to share information in support of ...

    Tibetan leader to woo the young in US
    Business Standard
    He will visit Stanford University, Harvard University, Princeton University, University of Redlands, Yale University and the University of ...

    Author Wendy Lower to speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Wendy Lower will speak about her new book, “Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Orton Center on the ...

    Redlands mative Bill Butler has taken animatronics to a whole new level
    Redlands Daily Facts
    A 2008 graduate of the University of Redlands, Butler has designed rides for Disneyland, California Adventure and Knott's Berry Farm. Will Lester ...

    Dr. Paul Farmer of Partners in Health will speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Dr. Paul Farmer will present the University of Redlands' 2015 Cummings Peace Lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the university's Memorial Chapel.

    LOCAL COLLEGES: Redlands rolls in baseball
    Press-Enterprise
    The University of Redlands baseball team picked up a 12-2 victory over Occidental College in the first game of a three-game Southern California ...

    Grade colleges on how well they teach teachers? Universities balk
    Contra Costa Times/LANG
    Only two scored in the top 10 nationally -- UC-Irvine and UC-San Diego -- and three more -- University of Redlands, Mills College and UC-Berkeley -- earned a top-ranked status.

    Redlands Symphony Dancing with the Stars contestants accounced
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Contestants include University of Redlands Professor of Government Art Svenson.

    Lisa Marie Gomez named executive director of UTSA Office of International Programs—UTSA Today
    As an undergraduate at the Johnston Center for Integrative Studies, a specialized program at the University of Redlands (Calif.), Gomez's first study ...

    REDLANDS: Community Orchestra to premiere original work of its members—Press-Enterprise
    After earning a bachelor's degree in music from the University of Redlands, Goodwin won a Fulbright grant to study organ building in the Netherlands.

    San Bernardino County educators work to improve black achievement rates—Redlands Daily Facts/SB Sun
    ... at their February meeting, and was compiled by a group of researchers, including April Clay, a visiting professor at the University of Redlands.

    Steve Morics is Professor of the Year at University of Redlands—Redlands Daily Facts
    In 1995, he joined the faculty at the University of Redlands, where this month the Redlands chapter of the honor society Students of the Mortar Board ...

    Charlotte S. Huck Festival celebrates children's literature in Redlands—Redlands Daily Facts
    Author Jennifer Holm speaks with McKinley Elementary students at a session Friday at the University of Redlands.

    Family Service Association of Redlands announces new board members, reviews 2014 at its ... —Highland Community News
    Volunteers come from the community at large, high schools, and the University of Redlands through their Community Service Learning program.

    University of Redlands accounting students to offer free tax-preparation assistance—Redlands Daily Facts
    Accounting students from the University of Redlands, in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) ...

    REDLANDS: Conference aims to inspire girls' interest in math, science
    Press-Enterprise
    Some 600 eighth-grade girls got a crash course in science and math during a University of Redlands conference.
    Related: Redlands event introduces 8th-grade girls to STEM careers
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Related: Eighth grade girls encouraged in STEM education, careers
    Highland Community News

    INLAND COLLEGES: Johnson out as AD at RCC
    Press-Enterprise
    The University of Redlands women's basketball team is the fourth seed in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament.

    Academic, athletic honor for Redlands Bulldogs
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced that 16 University of Redlands football players landed on the All-Academic ..

    Keeping up with Kyle Husslein
    Marianas Variety & mvguam.com
    Standing at 6'2", weighing in at 185 pounds and gifted with explosive athleticism, Kyle is a threat on the court as seen in his breakout game on Feb. 17. Husslein is currently a freshmen attending and playing for the University of Redlands Bulldogs men’s basketball team who recently hosted an exciting Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) showdown against the No. 22 Chapman University Panthers at Currier Gym

    Redlands Passenger Rail Project funding outlined
    San Bernardino Sun/Redlands Daily Facts
    When voters approved an extension of Measure I in 2004, they also voted to fund the Redlands Passenger Rail Project, which was specified in the measure.

    University of Redlands goes ‘Orange” for author, activist Piper Kerman—Redlands Daily Facts
    Kerman did not hold back when addressing the realities of prison life Thursday night at the University of Redlands.

    Huck Festival in Redlands looks to promote children's literacy—Redlands Daily Facts
    The Charlotte S. Huck Children's Literature Festival will take over the University of Redlands on Friday and Saturday.

    Africa comes to Redlands for Geography Day—San Bernardino Sun
    The journey to Africa can be long and sometimes dangerous, but dozens of children made it to a representation of the world’s second-largest continent Sunday after braving just a few raindrops…

    Redlands Passenger Rail Project chugs along—Redlands Daily Facts
    Commuter rail service here could become available as soon as 2018, but many decisions are still in the works about the project and its potential impact on the city.

    3rd annual Sustainability Festival coming up in Redlands—Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    The third annual Sustainability Festival next month aims to make the world a better place for future generations. The event will take place once again at the University of Redlands. More than 1,500 attended last year’s event, doubled the size at the inaugural effort co-hosted by U of R and the Redlands Sustainability Network, a grassroots organization founded in 2011.

    Redlands program preps female students to run for office—Redlands Daily Facts
    For a political career, you need passion, a platform and a plan.

    Obituary: Echegoyen, Ann Kelsey—The Spokesman Review
    Ann Kelsey (Age 91) Ann Kelsey Echegoyen died on Friday, January 30, 2015. Ann was born in New York State on November 7, 1923; she was an only child. She graduated from the University of Redlands where she majored in chemistry.  

    LISTEN: Piper Kerman interview on KCVR-NPR
    Piper Kerman, the author of the book, "Orange Is The New Black" -- which inspired the hit cable TV series -- will be speaking at the University of Redlands this evening (Thursday). She'll talk about her book, the TV show, and an issue she focuses on a lot: prison reform.

    Preservation efforts topic of recent Redlands Forum at Esri—Redlands Daily Facts
    The Redlands Forum is an educational and cultural series sponsored by Esri and the University of Redlands Town & Gown. The next forum will feature ...

    Redlands Men's Basketball Buckles Down in Second Half to Upset No. 22 Chapman University—GoRedlands
    The University of Redlands men's basketball team hosted an exciting Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) showdown ...

    University of Redlands integrates high-tech mapping throughout curriculum—Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    REDLANDS—The reach of geographic information system technology extends across Redlands, the home of Esri, a supplier of GIS software and services. But for the first time now, it’s extending into traditionally non-technological majors at the University of Redlands, where information of all sorts is merged and analyzed with computerized maps. The university wants to “fuse spatial thinking throughout the curriculum,” said Steven Moore, the director of the university’s Center for Spatial Studies, which was founded last year.

    Famed Rose Parade Designer, Raul Rodriguez, Dies Today At The Age Of 71—Highlight Hollywood News
    Raul was named Hispanic Artist of the Year, and was named Citizen of the Year by the Lions Club. He was awarded the Golden Eagle award for “Excellence in Design” by the Nosotros Foundation and he was part of the team that won an Emmy for coverage of the 2001 Tournament of Roses Parade coverage on Univision. He received the prestigious Arthur Nobel Award from the City of Pasadena, CA. In 2007 he received an Honorary Doctorate in Fine Arts from the University of Redlands. (Rodriguez designed the UR Centennial Float in 2007 for the Rose Parade) Related story: LA Times

    Redlands Women's Basketball Displays Offensive Versatility in 47-45 Victory over Chapman in Important SCIAC Showdown—D3Hoops

    Redlands Sustainability Festival seeks participants—Redlands Daily Facts
    The Redlands Sustainability Network and students of the University of Redlands are planning the third annual Redlands Sustainability Festival, to be held March 14 on the campus of the University of Redlands.

    U of R men’s basketball slips past Chapman—Press Enterprise
    Aljosa Bjekovic scored a game-high 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to help the University of Redlands edge Chapman  

    Journalist addresses Paris massacres, freedom of speech—Redlands Daily Facts
    British journalist, broadcaster and author Melanie Phillips addressed “The Paris massacres and the freedom of speech,” to a full audience in the Orton Center at University of Redlands Monday.

    LISTEN: Dr. Timothy Krantz of University of Redlands explains the impacts of the high levels of Benzene found in California's fracking waste water.—KPCC Radio

    Volunteers grow fresh local produce for Redlands Family Services—Redlands Daily Facts
    Eighty hours of community service is a graduation requirement at the University of Redlands.

    Constable: 70 years to earn college degree—Chicago Daily Herald
    ... that's Kallimani in his "Class of 2014" cap and gown being hailed as the "oldest-ever graduate" by University of Redlands President Ralph W. Kuncl.

    'Orange is the New Black' author Piper Kerman to speak at University of Redlands—Redlands Daily Facts
    Author Piper Kerman, who wrote “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison,” will speak next week at the University of Redlands ...

    High levels of benzene found in fracking waste water—Los Angeles Times
    Timothy Krantz, a professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands, said that when he initially saw the levels of benzene in the test results he thought there was a reporting error. "They are just phenomenal numbers," he said.

    Nearly 400 attend annual Watchorn Lincoln Dinner at University of Redlands—Redlands Daily Facts
    Nathan D. Gonzales, curator of Lincoln Memorial Shrine, at the 83rd Watchorn Lincoln Dinner on Thursday night at the University of Redlands

    University makes honor roll again—Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands has been honored as a leader among institutions of higher education for its support of volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement with two recognitions. Of the 766 schools and universities included on this year’s President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs, Redlands is among 120 institutions named to the Honor Roll with Distinction and one of few institutions in the nation named “with Distinction” each year since the award’s inception. This year’s distinction is general community service.

    High levels of benzene found in fracking waste water—Los Angeles Times
    Timothy Krantz, a professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands, said that when he initially saw the levels of benzene in the test ...

    Jerry Tarkanian, former Long Beach State and UNLV coaching great, dies at 84 —LA Daily News
    He graduated with a bachelor of arts degree, going on to earn a master's in educational management from the University of Redlands

    REDLANDS: Symphony to take on 'Romeo and Juliet'—Press Enterprise
    Romance will be in the air for the Redlands Symphony Orchestra's Valentine's Day concert on Saturday, Feb. 14 at Memorial Chapel on the University of Redlands campus. The concert will feature Sergei Prokofiev's "Romeo and Juliet" Suite No. 2, composed in 1935 for the Bolshoi Ballet in the Soviet Union, and Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2.

    Consent Isn't Enough: The Troubling Sex of Fifty Shades—The Atlantic, also appearing in Yahoo ! News (UK)
    ...women read erotica, said Catherine Salmon, an evolutionary psychologist at the University of Redlands.

    How real is middle child syndrome?
    Mashable
    ... least included middle-borns in the analysis," Dr. Catherine Salmon, associate professor of psychology at the University of Redlands, tells Mashable.

    Go East, Young Southern California Workers
    New Geography
    Some, such as University of Redlands economist Johannes Moenius, express concern that important industries, like warehousing and manufacturing, are increasingly using part-time workers. Positions paying $15,000 to $30,000 annually constitute nearly half of all new jobs.

    Obituary: Marilynn Jean Ewing 1930 - 2015
    Verde Independent
    Marilynn was the only daughter of Elsie Daigle, one of several heirs of the Fluor family of California. She graduated Anaheim High School and attended Redlands University earning a degree in Music.

    Oscar winner Debra Chasnoff discusses documentary activism at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Using Documentary Film to Forge Social Change,” at the University of Redlands' Orton Center. Chasnoff, the 2015 Woodrow Wilson visiting fellow on ...

    Annual Watchorn Lincoln Dinner set for Feb. 12
    Redlands Daily Facts
    ... Daniel Weinberg will serve as the keynote speaker for the 83rd annual Watchorn Lincoln Dinner planned for Thursday at the University of Redlands

    University of Redlands concerto competition winner to perform Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Pianist Michael Malakouti, who was recently named grand prize winner of the University of Redlands concerto competition, will perform Chopin's…

    McLain performs seamlessly at Dorothy Ramon
    The Record Gazette
    McLain, who has played guitar since he was 15, attends the University of Redlands, where he is studying for his master's degree. He hopes to ...

    Redlands City Council approves quiet zones for passenger rail corridor
    Redlands Daily Facts
    There will be three stops in Redlands—New York Street near Esri, downtown and at the University of Redlands. SanBAG is completing the final ...

    Giant African map, GIS workshop coming to Smiley Public Library
    City of Redlands
    "Thanks to support from our educational partners at the University of Redlands and Esri, we are thrilled to have the opportunity to share this map with ...

    University of Redlands offers evening of contra dancing
    Redlands Daily Facts
    A contra dancing event for beginnings and experienced dancers will held Friday at University Hall on the University of Redlands campus. Lessons for beginners will be offered at 7:30 p.m., followed by dancing from 8 to 10:15.

    Chorale groups to offer music variety at concert in Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands School of Music will present a choral concert of multicultural music and folksongs from around the world at 8 p.m. Friday in ...

    Gumstix Appoints New Director Of OEM Sales
    CNBC
    Davey has a long history of non-profit board participation, and earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Redlands in California.

    Replacing a veteran U.S. Senator won’t be simple in the Golden State—The London School of Economics and Political Science
    Renée Van Vechten (associate professor, University of Redlands) writes that as a highly contested ballot, the election to replace Boxer is likely to be very expensive. In addition, while California leans heavily Democratic, 2016’s top-two or ‘jungle primary’ could be disrupted by a strong Republican candidate splitting Democratic votes. With this in mind, she argues that the current front-runner, Attorney General Kamala Harris, may face an uphill battle to win one of the two top spots on the 2016 ballot.

    US Embassy to hold 2nd higher education fair—The Brunei Times
    The one-day event will again be hosted by the US Embassy in Bandar Seri Begawan and EducationUSA after a major US higher education fair was first held last year. Higher education institutions expected to take part include the…University of Redlands…Speaking to the media yesterday, the US Embassy’s education advisor, Mayra Robles, said the fair is a way to increase awareness about American higher education institutions and to welcome Bruneians to study in the US.

    REDLANDS: University offers several musical events—Press Enterprise
    The University of Redlands has multiple musical offerings over the next couple of weeks. All of the performances are free and open to the public.

    U of R Women's Basketball Tames Tigers of Occidental in SCIAC Showdown—D3 Hoops
    The Bulldogs rattled off their second-straight SCIAC victory after holding off the Tigers for a 71-66 victory in Eagle Rock.

    University of Redlands softball coach sees potential after strong start—Redlands Daily Facts
    The biggest was the addition of a new coach, Dani Spaulding, and the transition that came with her. But the Bulldogs handled it well. Redlands won its 10th SCIAC championship, took runner-up honors in the SCIAC Postseason Tournament and reached the NCAA Regional Championship.

    James Fallows details disconnect between public, military
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The Atlantic Monthly’s national correspondent James Fallows doesn’t believe in easy answers, and he made that point clear in his opening remarks to some 400 people gathered at the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel Monday night.

    Veterans remembered: Flying from the Farm
    Santa Maria Times
    As soon as Hermann was eligible, he joined the Navy eager for combat. It was 1944 and the world was at war. But by 1945, a treaty was signed. Hermann spent his first two years at the University of Redlands before starting flight training.

    Go East, Young Workers
    Orange County Register
    Some, such as University of Redlands economist Johannes Moenius, express concern that important industries, like warehousing and manufacturing, are increasingly using part-time workers. Positions paying $15,000 to $30,000 annually constitute nearly half of all new jobs.

    Santa Monica History Museum Elects New Board Members
    Santa Monica Mirror
    Haskett is a partner in Cohen & Bender Accountancy Corporation. He attended UCLA and University of Redlands where he graduated with honors in 1977.

    University of Redlands offers free tutoring program at Redlands Community Center
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Jasper's Corner, a free tutoring program offered by the University of Redlands, is offered at the Redlands Community...

    Scott Dettra will give organ concert at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts - Online
    University of Redlands will host an organ Recital Series concert...

    Bulldog Women's Basketball Digs Deep for Victory over Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens
    D3 Hoops
    January 21, 2015 The University of Redlands women's basketball team continued its...

    Our Diverse Land, Chapter 93,271
    The Atlantic
    On January 13, I was going out for a mid-day run at the stadium at the University of Redlands, in California, our operating base during the West Coast swing of American Futures travels, about to resume.

    Martin Luther King service at University of Redlands is call to action
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The message at Sunday’s annual service for the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was consistent: There is work to be done yet.

    Journalist James Fallows to speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Journalist James Fallows will address an audience at the University of Redlands later this month on his series that...

    University of Redlands has full martin Luther King Jr. Day planned
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands will commemorate Martin Luther King...

    Liza Marie Cozad-Lauser
    Quad City Times
    Liza graduated from University of Redlands, Calif., with dual bachelor of arts degrees in psychology and philosophy and received her law degree from DePaul University.

    CPA Ensen Mason applies for Redlands City Council vacancy
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Mason is a CPA, investment manager and benefits consultant at his firm, Mason Financial Services in Redlands. He served as a member of the Victor Valley Union High School District Board of Trustees. He has a master’s from the University of Redlands.

    Colton Smith applies for Redlands City Council seat
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Smith attended high school in Hacienda Heights and has a bachelor’s in business from the University of Phoenix. He is currently working toward a master’s in geographical information systems from the University of Redlands.

    ECONOMY: U.S. looks strong amid global slowdown
    Press-Enterprise
    Although there are some fears that low oil price will destabilize heavy exporting nations such as Russia, experts such as Jack Osborn of the University of Redlands see little downside for Americans. He likened lower pump prices to a $100 billion tax cut for consumers in 2015.

    Redlands native Sam Sackett has three short stories available
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Sackett was born in Redlands and graduated from Redlands High School in 1945. He earned a bachelor's and master's from the University of Redlands in the late 1940s before moving to the Great Plains to teach. He came back to California for some time to earn a PhD from UCLA.

    Jojo's Grill-A-Dog to open in Yucaipa
    Yucaipa News Mirror
    The community will soon be getting a Jojo's Grill-A-Dog in Yucaipa, at the Yucaipa Valley Center at the old Coldstone Creamery site. The hot dog and shaved Hawaiian-style ice will feature 100 percent all-beef hot dogs and a whole lot more. The exact opening date will depend on a couple final permits. Ryan is the brainchild of this restaurant, and Jojo's originated from his final project at business school, the University of Redlands.

    Inland Empire's two newest members of Congress to be sworn in
    Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, San Bernardino Sun, Redlands Daily Facts
    "I'm excited about what's ahead and the opportunity to serve the Inland Empire," said Aguilar, who resigned from his seat on the Redlands City Council last month. "It's been a great week so far, and I look forward to all of the activities." Aguilar said his priority will be to immediately begin serving the residents in his district, which spans from Upland to San Bernardino and Redlands. (Pete Aguilar is an alumnus of the University of Redlands)

    You Want to Help the World? Meditate! Lessons from a College Classroom
    HuffPost Health
    This is no ordinary college classroom. The posted guideline asks students to remove their shoes, turn off their mobile devices, and place all belongings into the cubbyholes for the 80-minute class section. There are no desks or chairs. No computers or projector screens. Arriving in silence, they choose a cushion and sit down on the floor.

    Rams are closest to NFL home team Redlands has ever had
    Redlands Daily Facts
    In 1956 the Daily Facts reported that throughout "the Rams' golden years" the only thing that remained constant for the team was the University of Redlands as their training site.

    Redlands resident dedicated to helping veteran community thrive
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Cheryl Kleeman is an advocate for bettering the lives of veterans in the community. As director of the University of Redlands' military and veteran services department, Kleeman's mission is ensuring veterans know of their benefits and ways to thrive post-military service.

    What You Need to Know About Your Kids' Birth Order
    Yahoo! News
    "Kids notice inequalities in the family," Catherine Salmon, PhD, associate professor of psychology at the University of Redlands in Redlands, California, and author of "The Secret Power of Middle Children," tells Yahoo Parenting.

    Redlands couple appointed distinguished fellows
    Press-Enterprise
    James Fallows, a Redlands native son-turned-presidential-speechwriter and national correspondent, and his wife, Deborah, a writer and linguist, have been appointed distinguished fellows in residence at the University of Redlands.

    Rotary Club of Redlands' service projects include giving dictionaries to third-graders in Redlands Unified School District
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The Rotary-sponsored Rotaract Club is composed of students at the University of Redlands, with U of R professor and Rotarian Jack Osborn serving as their adviser. The student members recently completed a walk-a-thon event to raise funds to buy wheelchairs for disabled people in developing nations. The club reached its goal of raising $10,000 for the Free Wheelchair Mission.

    Travel Chronicles, From East to West
    The Atlantic
    Partly the story is about industrial choice. This map, from the Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis at the University of Redlands, highlights something unusual: the proportion of a regional economy based on logistics.

    How do we fix the Salton Sea? Part 1
    KCET
    Is there an alternative? Environmental Studies professor Tim Krantz at the University of Redlands thinks so. Krantz, who worked to prepare the state's 2007 plan, has found merit in an alternative that seems potentially simpler - though not necessarily cheaper.

    Nine NAC&U member recognized for Study Abroad participation
    newamericancolleges.org
    University of Redlands ranked among the top masters institutions for Undergraduate Participation in Study Abroad.

    College pals debut their take on subscription boxes
    Honolulu Star-Advertiser, via Bloomberg Businessweek
    A souple of isle women who met at the University of Redlands in California and bonded through its Hawaii Club have reconnected and launched a business, the My Aloha Post subscription box service.

    Bob Roper to lead Nevada Division of Forestry beginning in February
    Carson Now
    Firefighter turned administrator Bob Roper has been named Nevada’s new Division of Forestry leader, the director of the state’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced Tuesday. He starts the job Feb. 2, 2015. Roper, now the chair of the International Association of Fire Chief’s Wildland Fire Policy Committee, was fire chief for Ventura County, Calif., for 15 years prior to his retirement in 2012. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Redlands.

    Redlands host town for Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015
    Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, San Bernardino Sun, Redlands Daily Facts
    The city and the University of Redlands will join several Inland Empire cities to serve as hosts for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015. Officials announced their participation, joining Ontario, Rancho Cucamonga, Chino and Chino Hills, on Monday outside the Administration Building at the university.

    Views of the News: Ex-AIG head wants more bailout money
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Greenberg claims the government charged an excessively high interest rate for the bailout loan – but within months that rate had been shaved to an artificially low Libor (London Interbank) rate. The government never indicted Greenberg for aggravating the Great Recession, nor even levied a fine on his profits. Instead, it has brought AIG’s worth up to more than $70 billion today. Renowned trial lawyer David Boies, a former University of Redlands student, is handling Greenberg’s case. The case has produced more than 36 million pages of documents.

    University of Redlands' Aliosa Bjekovic named SCIAC Player of the Week
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Last week was a big one for University of Redlands basketball player Aljosa Bjekovic. The 6-foot-5 junior forward was named the SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week, as voted upon by the conference sports information directors. From Nov. 17-23, Bjekovic led the Bulldogs to a 2-1 record in non-conference play.

    Where visitors 'rise' for the home team
    Highland Community News
    Garcia, who’s been around for years, is just one of the notable high points about attending a Bulldog football game. If you don’t make mental plans to start showing up for games – the next one’ll come sometime September 2015 – you’re missing out on something special. Bulldog football might be the most overlooked team – any sport – throughout this region. The team’s not only well coached – longtime head coach Mike Maynard’s been there since the late 1980s – but they’re kind of inspiring. These kids hustle, play intelligent ball and carry out a game plan to the letter.

    University of Redlands offers free Teachers Helping Teachers conference
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The Center of Educational Justice at the University of Redlands will sponsor Teachers Helping Teachers, a free conference to be held 9a.m. to noon Dec. 6 in University Hall

    Jasper's Corner helps Redlands students with the homework
    Redlands Daily Facts
    A free homework-help program, which began in 2003 at the University of Redlands, recently opened a site at the Redlands Community Center. Jasper's Corner provides assistance to students from kindergarten through 12th grade.

    Restaurateur, real estate broker Tom Barnett dies at 65
    Press Democrat
    Barnett was born in Pasadena and began playing the violin at age 7. As a music major at the University of Redlands, he leaped at an opportunity to study for a semester in Salzburg, Austria. The experience bonded him for life with about 20 other Redlands students enrolled in the program.

    New guy at the top
    Sacramento News & Review
    Orme grew up in the high desert, just outside Palm Springs. He was an all-American kid, a Cub scout, a high school homecoming king, an ambitious student who dreamt of becoming the president of the United States. He earned an undergraduate degree in political science from UC Riverside and then an MBA from the University of Redlands, and subsequently dabbled in the political realm, including serving as a Congressional aide to Republican Sonny Bono.

    Redlands wins in water polo
    Press Enterprise
    The University of Redlands men's water polo team defeated La Verne, 13-9, on Wednesday evening in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic...

    Veterans Day Celebration in Redlands with parade, ceremony
    San Bernardino Sun
    ...and Vietnam veteran between laughs and storytelling of his time serving in the armed forces. "And you see my buddy here, Larry, he also served in Vietnam." Similar exchanges were seen throughout Tuesday's festivities, which was sponsored in part by the University of Redlands...

    University of Redlands women's soccer off to NCCA tourney
    San Bernardino Sun
    The University of Redlands women's soccer team will face Texas Hardin-Simmons on Saturday in the opening round of the NCAA Division 3 Women's Soccer Championships.

    'Growing a Global Heart' topic of presentation at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Spirituality, feminism, ecology, and social justicewere just a few of the wide-ranging topics woven into a well-received presentation by Belvie Rooks and her husband, Dedan Gills, during a talk Oct. 28th at the University of Redlands...

    University of Redlands to host gospel choral workshop by Raymond Wise
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Raymond Wise, director of the African American Arts Institute at Indiana University, Bloomington, will lead a gospel choral workshop Nov. 22 at the University of Redlands

    Sandra McClure Bender
    Burbank Leader
    …daughter of Georgia and Myrl McClure was born in Alhambra, CA. She attended Alhambra High, graduating in 1955, and then the University of Redlands where she met her husband of 55 years, Bob Bender. After graduating from the University of Redlands, she taught at…

    Charity Walk in Redlands to go for wheelchairs mission
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands Rotaract Club will holds its third annual Rotaract Charity Walk beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday at Duke Hall on the university campus.

    INLAND COLLEGES: Area Players collecting all-conference honors
    Press Enterprise
    ...Carlos Gonzalez. Senior Larry Llamas and sophomores Stephen Watson and Daniel Looker each were honorable mention selections. Hollimon scored three goals with two assists for the Coyotes. Gonzalez led the team with seven goals. Bulldog in the class...

    F. Russell Lockner
    The Missoulian
    MISSOULA – Russell Lockner (known by his friends as Rusty), 73 of Missoula formally of Santa Rosa, California, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at his home in Missoula. He was born on Dec. 13, 1940, in Pomona, California, to Gus and Mary Lockner. [University alumnus]

    COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Chapman wears down Redlands

    Press Enterprise
    REDLANDS – Chapman University ended a seven-game losing streak to the University of Redlands, beating the Bulldogs 31-27 on Saturday night and virtually sealing the Panthers' first conference football championship…

    AREA COLLEGES: Redlands wins SCIAC soccer title
    Press Enterprise
    After playing to a 1-1 tie after regulation and two overtimes, the University of Redlands women's soccer team won in a shootout, 4-2, over Cal Lutheran in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship game on Saturday.

    University of Redlands curator George Edgar Slusser dies
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Edgar Slusser, whose colleagues attribute his passion for science fiction as the reason it has become an academic discipline, and who was responsible for the..

    The Trouble With Teaching Doctor WhoThe Atlantic Monthly
    In Fall 2013, undergraduates at the University of Redlands, a small private school in San Bernardino County, California, could find an unusual offering in the course catalogue of the art history department: “Doctor Who: Transmedia Travels.” Piers Britton, professor of film and media studies, promised to explore the texts of Doctor Who—and not just the classic series (1963-1989) and the revival (2005-present), but also the TV movie, novels, and audio plays that continued during the hiatus between the two.

    University of Redlands football: Michael Tootle an impact player for BulldogsRedlands Daily Facts
    University of Redlands senior linebacker Michael Tootle lines up during practice Wednesday November 5, 2014. Tootle leads the team in tackles.

    New members of the 114th Congress: CA-31 Pete Aguilar (D)—National Journal
    Aguilar was born in Fontana and grew up in nearby San Bernardino. He earned undergraduate degrees in government and business administration at the University of Redlands. One of Aguilar's first jobs was working at the San Bernardino County Courthouse cafeteria, where his blind grandfather was the operator.

    INLAND COLLEGES: Redlands women's soccer team in SCIAC finalPress-Enterprise
    The University of Redlands women's soccer team defeated top-seeded Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 1-0, in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament semifinal in Claremont on Wednesday evening.

    Cal State San Bernardino softball coach Tacy Duncan resignsInland Valley Daily Bulletin
    Tacy Duncan put the Cal State San Bernardino softball team on the map in her nine years, guiding the Coyotes to their own two postseason appearances in school history. But that run has come to an end. She resigned this week to take an assistant principal position in the Riverside Unified School District. Duncan had been working on her doctorate in educational leadership at the University of Redlands since 2009, while coaching and raising a family, and recently completed that.

    Fracking Bans Succeed at Ballot Box in 2 California CountiesNBC Bay Area
    Researchers have said the water supplies near fracking sites are prone to contamination. Timothy Krantz, a professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands in Southern California, found "off the charts" levels of a particular chemical linked to leukemia in water wells near fracking sites, the Post reported.

    The Resilience of the Latin American RightAmericas Quarterly
    The scarcity of serious academic analyses of conservative parties in the region makes the case studies in the third section of the book extremely valuable. The chapters on Mexico (by University of Redlands’ Steven Wuhs), Chile (by Peter Siavelis of Wake Forest University), and El Salvador (by Riitta-Ilona Koivumaeki of the University of Texas at Austin) illustrate the advantages of long-standing and readily identifiable conservative parties, yet the studies of Brazil (by Alfred Montero of Carleton College) and Argentina (by Sergio Morresi and Gabriel Vommaro of the University of General Sarmiento) have less to draw on and are more diffuse.

    Senator-Elect Bob Hertzberg Will Join Powerhouse Law FirmInvestorPoint.com
    Los Angeles-based law firm Glaser Weil announced today that Senator-Elect Bob Hertzberg will be joining its Government and Regulatory Law Practice Group. Hertzberg is a Magna Cum Laude Graduate of The University of Redlands (1976) and received his JD from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law (1979).

    ELECTION UPDATE: Pete Aguilar claims narrow victory in District 31 in CongressFontana Herald News
    Pete Aguilar claimed victory in a very close race for the District 31 seat in the House of Representatives in the Nov. 4 election. With 100 percent of the precincts reporting, Aguilar, a Democrat, had 40,123 votes (51.04 percent), while Republican Paul Chabot had 38,488 votes (48.96 percent), according to the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters Office.

    Election 2014: Pete Aguilar beats Paul Chabot, takes 31st Congressional seat-San Bernardino Sun
    What Paul Chabot had hoped would be a temporary setback solidified after midnight on Election Day: Redlands mayor Pete Aguilar has won the 31st Congressional seat vacated by Rep. Gary Miller, R-Rancho Cucamonga, according to the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters and the California Secretary of State’s office.

    CONGRESS: Aguilar declares victory; Nestande concedesPress Enterprise
    As of this morning, roughly 1,600 votes separated Aguilar [UR alumnus], who is mayor of Redlands, from Republican Paul Chabot in the race for the open 31st Congressional District. That was enough for Aguilar to declare himself the winner. "I’m honored that Inland Empire families have chosen me to represent them in Congress," Aguilar said in an emailed statement. "The people of San Bernardino County spoke clearly tonight by choosing a representative who is dedicated to building the middle class, and one who puts people over politics to get results for our community."

    Election 2014: Bob Hertzberg makes comebackLos Angeles Daily News
    Former Assembly Speaker Bob Hertzberg began his political comeback on Tuesday, with an apparent victory for the state Senate over Republican Ricardo Benitez in the 20th Senate District in the Van Nuys area.nbsp;

    Election 2014: Foster, Harrison, Barich hold onto lead in Redlands ...—Redlands Daily Facts
    REDLANDS>> Councilman Jon Harrison, Mayor Pro Tem Paul Foster [UR alumnus] and business owner Paul Barich maintain their lead…

    California Voters Deal A Major Blow To FrackingHuffington Post
    Timothy Krantz, a professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands, analyzed a number of water wells located near existing ...

    Redlands football to play with SCIAC title on the lineRedlands Daily Facts
    Winning last season's Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title was tough enough. Doing it again on Saturday will probably be…

    Barbara Ehrenreich to speak at University of RedlandsRedlands Daily Facts - Online
    Barbara Ehrenreich, journalist, social commentator and best-selling author of "Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America," will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel.

    REDLANDS: Author to speak about journalist Robert PierpointPress-Enterprise - Online
    CBS television journalist Robert Pierpoint, shown in an undated photo, will be the subject of a lecture at the University of Redlands on Nov. 12. Tony Silvia, a journalism and media studies professor at the University of South Florida...

    California Congressional Contest
    Harvard Political Review
    Pete Aguilar comes from a more humble background. A native of the Inland Empire Region, Aguilar attended the University of Redlands on Pell Grants and worked diligently afterwards to become a small business owner and politician.

    University of Redlands speaker makes case against elephant captivity
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Catherine Doyle, the director of science, research and advocacy for the Performing Animal Welface Society, appeared in the University of Redlands' Orton Center Oct. 20 to deliver a talk called, "The Case Against Keeping Elephants in Captivity."

    University of Redlands football remains unbeaten in SCIAC
    Redlands Daily Facts/San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    WHITTIER -- The University of Redlands football team did its part. Redlands defeated Whittier on Saturday, 40-3, to remain undefeated in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) standings...

    FOOTBALL: Redlands rolls to fifth straight in SCIAC
    Press Enterprise
    The University of Redlands football team remained tied atop the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, beating host Whittier College, 40-3, on Saturday.

    University of Redlands to present Guest Artist Series recital, master class with violinist Arturo Delmoni
    Redlands Daily Facts
    University of Redlands School of Music will present a Guest Artist Series master class and recital featuring violinist Arturo Delmoni. The master class is at 7p.m. Monday and the recital at 8p.m Wednesday, both in the Frederick Loewe...

    University of Redlands will stage 'Nickle and Dimed'
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands theater arts department will present Joan Holden's comedy "Nickle and Dimed," based on "Nickle and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America" by Barbara Ehrenreich, at 8p.m. Nov 14, 15, 21 and 22, and 2p.m. Nov 23 in...

    University of Redlands to hold City Council candidate forum
    Redlands Daily Facts
    REDLANDS—The third City Council candidate forum of the season will be tonight at the University of Redlands. The event will be free and open to the public.

    Redlands Conservancy's City Kids Go Outdoors moves forward
    Redlands Daily Facts
    10 of those sessions were held at San Timoteo Nature Sanctuary in Redlands. Program developers Dr. James Blauth of the University of Redlands...

    REDLANDS: Challenging music and celebration open symphony season
    Press Enterprise
    Conductor Jon Robertson has said he always works to raise the performance level of the Redlands Symphony Orchestra with every concert

    Gloria Steinem at University of Redlands: Feminism 'necessary'
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Activist Gloria Steinem spoke in front of 1,000 Thursday night inside the Memorial Chapel at the University of Redlands.

    Views diverge in race for Inland Empire's 31st Congressional District
    Los Angeles Times - Online
    "A low-turnout dynamic," Janiskee said, could help Chabot "keep the race close." The contest is getting a lot of attention locally. A campaign forum featuring both candidates last week drew a near-capacity crowd to the 1,300-seat chapel at the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel…

    Meet the Couple That Wants to Put Their Alma Mater on the Map
    Inside Philanthropy
    Richard and Virginia Hunsaker recently gave $35 million to their alma mater, the University of Redlands, to fund scholarships. Richard, raised in Long Beach, originally dreamed of Stanford but was convinced by his high school counselor to go instead to the inland Southern California school started by Baptist preachers instead. At the time, enrollment was only about 1,200 students.

    University of Redlands Orchestra explores different eras in concert
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands Orchestra will present a concert featuring works from different eras of classical music at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the university's Memorial...

    Inland Empire could gain 250,000 new jobs, forecast says
    KPCC-FM-Online
    Government and retail jobs are also growing more slowly than other sectors of the economy. Employment in the Inland Empire remains below its previous peak of seven years ago, even as the region's population has continued to grow...

    Redlands football routs La Verne in SCIAC play
    Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/Los Angeles Daily News
    University of Redlands quarterback #15 Kevin Russell tries to stay on his feet against University of La Verne, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 (Photo by Frank Perez/Correspondent)...

    This World Stroke Day, Know That Kids and Teens Can Be Stricken, Too - Like Vandna
    The Huffington Post
    Vandna Mittal was having a stroke. A massive stroke, one that affected all four lobes of her brain and changed everything for her. That included her resolve. It grew stronger. ... She graduated from college at the University of Redlands, a liberal arts school where she became fascinated by Greek mythology and education.

    Activist Vandana Shiva speaks in Redlands about dangers of pesticides
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Vandana Shiva, the world-renowned environmental activist and opponent of both petro-chemical, corporately-grown food and genetically modified organisms, found a large and receptive audience in the Memorial Chapel at the University of Redlands Oct. 21.

    Liam Glendening of Redlands earns trip to perform at Grand Ole Opry
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Liam Glendening of Redlands, a senior at Redlands High School, has been named to the 2014 NAfME All-National Symphony Orchestra Honor Ensemble sponsored by the National Association for Music Education (NAfME). ... Liam studies trombone with his father, Andrew Glendening, dean of the School of Music at the University of Redlands, and jazz trombone with Stewart Undem.

    Gloria Steinem: Gamergate is making the web 'especially hostile and dangerous'
    The Week
    Author and activist Gloria Steinem believes the Gamergate online movement is "very dangerous," and turning the internet into a more vicious place. During an interview at the University of Redlands in Southern California...

    REDLANDS: Feminist icon vows to continue fight
    Press Enterprise
    Gloria Steinem has a message for anyone who thinks the feminist movement that she helped create in the 1960s and '70s isn't needed anymore. "I am here to tell you from the bottom of my heart that people who tell you that are the same people who told me decades ago that what I was doing was going against family, God, authority, somebody. ... Obviously it is still profoundly, profoundly necessary," she told an audience of enthusiastic women and some men at the University of Redlands on Thursday evening.

    Founders of Growing a Global Heart to speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Belvie Rooks and Dedan Gills, co-founders of Growing a Global Heart, will speak from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in Hall of Letters 100 at the University of Redlands.

    REDLANDS: Symphony kicks off 65th season
    Press Enterprise
    Conductor Jon Robertson has led the Redlands Symphony Orchestra for 32 years - by the time he retires at the end of the 2016-17 season, he will have guided and directed the orchestra for more than half of its existence. Still, he says, this season-opening concert on Saturday at the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel is programmed with the same thoughtfulness as all the others.

    What would Thomas Jefferson say? The mind and heart of the new liberal arts
    The Hechinger Report (
    By Dr. Ralph Kuncl)
    In a statement that may sound similar to today’s media rhetoric, 93 years ago Thomas Edison publicly shared the opinion that a college degree is useless. Albert Einstein brilliantly retorted, “It is not so very important for a person to learn facts. For that he does not really need a college. He can learn them from books. The value of an education in a liberal arts college is not the learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think something that cannot be learned from textbooks.”

    University of Redlands sisterhood, stylists, collect hair for a cause
    Redlands Daily Facts

    Patricia Castro sat nervously in a white plastic chair at the University of Redlands on Wednesday as she waited for a pair of scissors to chop off her locks. As she was distracted by chatter on the quad area near in the Hunsaker Plaza, Liz Moore, a stylist from Bliss Salon in downtown, went to work cutting an 8-inch pony tail from the U of R student’s head who agreed to donate her lots to benefit Pantene Beautiful Lengths campaign which is dedicated to providing wigs to cancer patients free of charge.

    Dwight Edward McCracken 1921-2014
    Amvets Missouri District 5 Honor Guard Facebook

    Following the end of the Second World War, he attended the University of Redlands where he earned letter in five different sports as well as his Bachelor’s Degree in physical education. He was inducted into the University Of Redlands Sports Hall of Fame as a member of the 1949 University of Redlands football team that played in the Pineapple Bowl in Honolulu, HI.

    Bulldogs in Service serve Redlands Conservancy
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Sept. 27 was a busy day for the University of Redlands Bulldogs in Service program when alums and students work together to complete service projects throughout the city. 

    Drought, drawdowns and death of the Salton Sea
    Los Angeles Times
    Tim Krantz, professor of environmental studies, Salton Sea Database program director, University of Redlands, and Lisa Benvenuti, GIS analyst, University of Redlands, were sources for this article.

    Couple Gives $35-Million for Scholarships at U. of Redlands
    The Chronicle of Philanthropy
    A California couple has donated $35-million to create a scholarship fund at their alma mater, the University of Redlands. The gift from Richard and Virginia Hunsaker will aid students entering the College of Arts & Sciences at the campus outside Los Angeles.

    Rich People, Check This Out
    ESPN - from the Tuesday Morning Quarterback column
    One of TMQ's pet causes is that the rich should not give to the Ivy League or Stanford. Give where your dollars make a difference! Here's an example of effective giving to a college...Rich and Ginnie Hunsaker have given nearly $75 million of University of Redlands, including a large recent donation intended to allow students from median-income families to attend at little cost.

    University of Redlands Bulldogs football undefeated in SCIAC
    Redlands Daily Facts
    University of Redlands quarterback Kevin Russell rushed for 107 yards and a touchdown in last weekend's 31-7 win over Claremont.

    Rivals for House seat show deep divide
    Press Enterprise
    Naval Reserve Officer Paul Chabot and Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar greet one another, prior to their debate in the Memorial Chapel at the University of Redlands Monday.

    Aguilar-Chabot race draws national spotlight
    Press Enterprise
    Those hopes rest with Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar, a 35-year-old government affairs consultant who survived a competitive June primary. Opposing him is Republican Paul Chabot, a 40-year-old reserve Naval officer and Homeland Security consultant from Rancho Cucamonga who finished first in a crowded primary field. (Aguilar is an alumnus of the University and the debate will be held on campus).

    University of Redlands wins big over Claremont
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands football team gathered in the end zone following a 31-7 homecoming win over Claremont on Saturday night.

    Couple donates $35 million to University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    University President Ralph Kuncl said the $35 million gift will have an immense impact. "This is truly historic," he said. "It is the largest in our history and more than that, if you know the donors, they are very kind and just sweet and humble and because of that, the importance of the gift and the impact is magnified even more."

    University of Redlands million-dollar mystery givers are Corona del Mar couple
    Orange County Register/Press Enterprise
    It’s no big deal to Rich and Ginnie Hunsaker that students at the University of Redlands are largely clueless about what the Hunsakers have done for the liberal arts college. “There’s no reason for them to know,” said Rich Hunsaker, leaning back on a couch at his beachfront home in Corona del Mar, opposite a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean.

    Redlands' second annual Veterans Day Parade set for Nov. 11
    Redlands Daily Facts
    To help advertise the parade, radio spots on KOLA-FM (99.9) and KCAL-FM (96.7) have aired. Irwin said the radio spots were made possible by the University of Redlands. The parade is not the only way the city is honoring it's military population. The city will install a new batch of Hometown Heroes banners before Veterans Day. Joining the new banners will be reprinting and reinstallation of the four Gold Star Hometown Heroes banners honoring four servicemen who died in the line of duty - Army Sgts. Vernon Widner and Raymond Alcaraz, William Farrar (Army) and Anthony Vargas (Marines).

    Press Enterprise
    The 31st Congressional district debate will now take place from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Memorial Chapel on the University of Redlands campus, 1200 E. Colton Ave, in Redlands. The change was made to accommodate a larger audience. Aguilar, a Democrat and University of Redlands alumnus, and Chabot, a Republican, are running in the Nov. 4 election to represent the district that stretches from Redlands to Upland. Related headline: New time, venue for debate - Redlands Daily Facts

     

    Environmentalist Vandana Shiva will speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Shiva's contributions to gender issues are internationally recognized. She shifted the perception of Third World women through her book "Staying Alive". She founded the gender unit at the International Centre for Mountain Development (ICIMOD) in Kathmandu and was a founding board member of the Women Environmental and Development Organization (WEDO).  

    Dr. Catherine Salmon and Katrin Schumann, authors of the book, "The Secret Power of Middle Children"
    The Marilu Show
    We all know the stereotype: middle children are wallflowers, overshadowed by their siblings and neglected by their parents, and they turn into resentful, bitter adults. But if that is true, why are so many middle children throughout history - from Abraham Lincoln to Donald Trump and Madonna - wildly successful?

    Johnson Controls CEO's affair raises questions
    Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel
    Jeffery Smith, a professor of ethics at the University of Redlands School of Business in California, said via email that he is inclined to define conflicts of interest to include the potential that someone's judgment could be compromised for personal reasons. "So in this case even if the CEO didn't clearly many any decisions that harmed JCI, the fact that there is the potential in such circumstances is enough to say that a conflict of interest did, in fact, exist," Smith said.

    Fits and Starts: Construction leads fragile economic recovery in hard-hit Inland Empire
    KPCC
    Johannes Moenius, an economics professor at the University of Redlands, says job growth is finally outpacing population growth in the Inland area. But he has concerns.

    California Steel Industries weathered recession with no-layoff policy
    Press Enterprise
    "This is our happy story," said Toshiyuki "Ted" Tamai, president and chief executive officer of the steel company that industrialist Henry J. Kaiser started in the early years of World War II and has operated as California Steel Industries since 1984. Tamai, keynote speaker Thursday for the Banta Center for Business, Ethics and Society lecture series at the University of Redlands, said the company decided early on that its biggest investment would be in its own people.

    City councils vulnerable to being forced to use district
    Redlands Daily Facts
    "There are voters who feel they're not achieving equal and fair representation under the at-large system," said Renee Van Vechten, associate professor of government at the University of Redlands. "The basic idea is if you have an at-large system, then the minority will never reach the majority."

    GALLERY: University of Redlands retains smudgepot
    Daily News/San Bernardino Sun/Redlands Daily Facts

    Redlands improves to 2-0 in SCIAC
    Press Enterprise
    Kevin Russell threw for 192 yards and one touchdown and Curtis Tanquary rushed for 209 yards and scored two touchdowns to help the University of Redlands rout Cal Lutheran, 59-27, Saturday night in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Association Conference game.

    Redlands' Charles Izydorek scores game-winner in SCIAC men's soccer
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Arrowhead Christian Academy graduate Charles Izydorek scored the only goal Saturday to lead the University of Redlands men's soccer team to a 1-0 overtime win over Chapman.

    U of R collects its first win
    Press Enterprise

    The University of Redlands football team defeated host Pomona-Pitzer, 47-7, in a nonconference matchup on Saturday evening for its first win of the season.

    Colleges: Bulldogs' soccer beats La Verne 4-3
    Press Enterprise

    Jen Franklin scored twice and Savannah Laursen added a goal and two assists as the University of Redlands women's soccer team beat the visiting La Verne Leopards, 4-3, in a SCIAC conference match Saturday.

    Poet Jane Gregory to present works at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts

    The University of Redlands creative writing department's Visiting Writers Series will present a reading by poet Jane Gregory at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Hall of Letters...

    University of Redlands Art Gallery to exhibit work of Raul Cabra
    Redlands Daily Facts

    “A Designer’s Craft: Raul Cabra and Oaxifornia” opens Tuesday at the University Art Gallery on the University of Redlands campus.

    FOOTBALL: Saturday’s Area College Games
    Press Enterprise

    UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS (0-2) vs. POMONA-PITZER (0-2)
    TIME: 7 p.m.
    SITE: Merritt Field, Claremont
    OUTLOOK: Both teams come off a bye week entering SCIAC play and the timing couldn’t have been better for the Bulldogs, who lost to No.2 Mary Hardin-Baylor, 36-0, and No.5 Linfield, 36-3. Because Redlands has yet to score a touchdown, there’s plenty of pressure on the defense, which has given up 536 yards per game. Freshman running back Aseal Birir has 250 rushing yards in two games for the Sagehens, including 190 against MIT.

    Feminist icon Gloria Steinem to speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts

    She is a very important figure in the feminist movement, but also in many other facets of day-to-day life for everyone, especially women,” said Denise Davis, director of leadership and involvement at U of R. “The student committee for ASUR Convocations and Lectures felt passionately about bringing a speaker who has worked on behalf of women. We could think of no one better than Gloria Steinem. Her work spans across disciplines and engages a wide audience, which is always our goal.”

    Dolphin, whale expert speaks at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Around 100 people gathered last week to hear the “confessions” of marine biologist and dolphin researcher, Maddalena Bearzi, at the University of Redlands Orton Center, in a talk sponsored by the school’s Human Animal Studies Program and the National Museum of Animals and Society.

    University of Redlands appoints seven to board of trustees
    Redlands Daily Facts

    The seven members are Jim Ashby, a 1982 graduate of the University of Redlands; Rich Hunsaker, a 1952 graduate and a returning member; Terry Kupfer, a 1957 graduate and returning member; Ann Lucas, returning member; Brian Murphy, a 2004 graduate; Robert “Bob” Oda, a 1969 graduate; and Joseph “Joe” Rulison.

    Redlands women notch soccer win in double OT
    Press Enterprise

    The University of Redlands women’s soccer team defeated Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 3-2, in double overtime in a Southern California Intercollege Athletic Association conference matchup Wednesday evening.

    Wayne and Joann Braga of Redlands celebrate 60th wedding anniversary
    Redlands Daily Facts

    He also attended Orange Coast College, where he was named Athlete of the Year in 1953, and he attended the University of Redlands

    Federal Way high school classmates reunite after college graduation
    Federal Way Mirror
    Radford attended the University of Redlands in Redlands, California. He graduated cum laude with a degree in Global Business. As part of his degree requirement, he traveled to Beijing, China, where he studied the Mandarin language. In June, Radford began working with Hewlett-Packard in Austin, Texas where he is part of an international projects team.

    Symphony celebrates virtuosity - in music, public safety
    San Bernardino Sun
    Under the baton of Maestro Frank Fetta, the San Bernardino Symphony opens its 86th season Saturday with a spectacular display of "Virtuosity," a musical experience beyond the experience.

    Curtis Powell is Siskin Hospital's New Vice President of Quality
    The Chattanoogan
    Mr. Powell has a master's degree in health administration from the University of La Verne and a bachelor's degree in business management from the University of Redlands. Mr. Powell has been involved in health education for most of his career.

    Some tout ideas of canals, pipelines to the Salton Sea
    Desert Sun
    Some of those recommending that a canal or pipeline be given a serious look have been studying the dilemmas of the Salton Sea for years. They include Tim Krantz, director of the Salton Sea Database Program at the University of Redlands.

    Loretta Ross will speak at the University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    ...launched the Women of Color Program for the National Organization for Women (NOW) in the 1980s, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the University of Redlands' Orton Center.

    Expo draws thousands
    Pasadena Star News
    Career services manager at the University of Redlands, Bill Maury-Holmes, was on hand at the expo and said even though they are not a medical school, the university has several programs for undergraduates and those looking for graduate degrees to pursue careers in the healthcare field.

    Baby Boom
    Press Enterprise
    The messy end of the public's love affair with SeaWorld doesn't extend to other zoos because the circumstances are so different, experts say. Most zoos don't house such enormous animals - although zoos with elephants are facing criticism, said Kathie Jenni, a philosophy professor who heads the Human-Animal Studies program at the University of Redlands. "It makes no sense to keep an elephant or an orca in captivity," Jenni said. "An elephant can walk 100 miles a day. Orcas probably travel even farther. These animals are completely unsuitable for captivity."

    Ensemble XXI will present choral evensong
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Ensemble XII, directed by Jeffrey H. Rickard, will prsent a service of choral evensong at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel.

    Column: It's No. 1 St. John Bosco vs. No. 2 in made-for-ESPN Vegas showdown
    Los Angeles Times
    Rashid Ghazi (alumnus '89), a partner at Paragon, helped put together the basketball game featuring James and his St. Vincent-St. Mary High School team of Akron, Ohio, in 2002 that attracted 2.2 million viewers and a 1.6 rating, one of ESPN2's biggest basketball audiences to date.

    Walking tour in Redlands will feature State Street
    Redlands Daily Facts
    ...State Street today are a relatively new addition. In the mid-1970s, State Street was interrupted by the construction of the Redlands Mall, separating the east and west ends of State Street. Tour guide Michele Nielsen, currently serving as archivist for the University of Redlands...

    YUCAIPA: New high school principal appointed
    Press Enterprise
    Shad Kirkland has been named the new principal of Yucaipa High School and is scheduled to start Oct. 6. A graduate of the University of Redlands, he has been an administrator in the Redlands school district for 14 years.

    League of Women Voters Meeting
    Redlands Daily Facts
    At the meeting, Chelsea Glynn, a student at the University of Redlands, will talk about her experience attending the National Conference of College Women and Student Leaders last June.

    A Handy Guide to Telescope Targets
    Popular Mechanics
    Astonomer Tyler Nordgren at the University of Redlands in California suggest starting with the celestial body right in front of your face. Go out on a night when there is a half or crescent moon, and point your scope at the line between the dark and light sides.

    Fourth quarter job growth may quicken
    Inland News Today
    But, Johannes Moenius at the University of Redlands School of Business sees a bright fourth quarter especially with the holidays coming up.

    Horror Book Festival
    Victor Valley Daily Press
    Roberta L. Smith wrote the Mickey McCoy ghost story series because she has always enjoyed all things haunted, paranormal, ironic or macabre. So when Smith finally got serious and dedicated herself to writing, this interest showed up big time. A graduate of the University of Redlands, she is a lifelong Southern Californian who grew up with TV shows such as The Twilight Zone and Alfred Hitchcock Presents.

    University of Redlands creative writing faculty members to hold reading
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands creative writing department's Visiting Writers Series will present full-time and adjunct faculty members reading from their recent works at 4:30 p.m. in Hall of Letters 100.

    California Job Growth Slows Down
    Highland Community News
    A University of Redlands Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis (ISEA) monthly study finds the overall year-over-year job growth in California remains steady but at a slower pace in August 2014.

    U of Redlands Prof: When Gossip Becomes History
    KVCR
    KVCR's Ken Vincent interviews Kathleen Feeley, History Department Chair at the University of Redlands, and co-editor of a new compilation of...

    Can we talk? Gossip in American History and Culture
    Women's History Network Blog
    Rumor, hearsay, tittle-tattle, scuttlebutt, scandal, dirt. From mid-to-late 1600s colonial Virginia churchyards and New England courthouses to the early-21st century blogosphere - and in many places and times in between - gossip has been called many things.

    Something Fishy in Coachella Valley
    East Valley Magazine
    A Los Angeles Times editorial by University of Redlands environmental studies professor Tim Krantz, titled "A Persuasive Case for Saving the Salton Sea," concludes that funds from energy production could ultimately be used to install piping and a navigable lock-lift system to connect the Salton Sea, which has no natural drainage, to other waterways.

    University of Redlands football braces for another tough opponent
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Redlands hosts its home opener against Linfield, the NCAA Division III No.-6 ranked team in the nation. Last week the Bulldogs traveled to Texas for a season opener against Mary Hardin-Baylor, the second-ranked team in the nation in Division III and lost 36-0.

    Critical Mass Performance Group will present 'Ameryka' at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Critical Mass Performance Group will perform "Ameryka" at 8 p.m. Sept. 27 at the University of Redlands' Glenn Wallichs Theatre. "Ameryka" weaves physical spectacle, text, music and film into a nonlinear narrative...

    Timothy Krantz will lead night walk at Oak Glen Preserve
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Timothy Krantz, professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands, will lead the monthly night walk at the Wildlands Oak Glen Preserve at 7 p.m. Saturday.

    Season tickets available for Redlands Symphony's 65th season
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The Redlands Symphony Orchestra will celebrate its 65th anniversary with a season of six concerts featuring music by Beethoven, Strauss, Wagner, Handel and Chopin.

    A persuasive case for saving the Salton Sea, California's biggest lake
    Los Angeles Times
    Tim Krantz is the University of Redlands environmental studies professor who's been keeping the data on Salton as its database program manager, and keeping the flame burning for maintaining that quirky body of water as a viable and vital link to California's wetter past and to its drier future...

    University of Redlands men's water polo figuring things out
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands men's water polo team returned to its home pool on Saturday and got what it needed.

    New Human-Animal Studies series to begin at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands will host its third annual Human-Animal Studies fall lecture series, a collaboration with the National Museum of Animals.

    Coaches just part of Redlands' legacy
    Highland Community News
    There may be more success at other small college programs, but the University of Redlands has rapidly become one of the most respected places for small college athletics...

    Why Historians Can't Afford to Ignore Gossip
    History News Network
    Kathleen A. Feeley is Associate Professor of History at the University of Redlands and Jennifer Frost is Associate Professor of History at the University of Auckland. They co-edited "When Private Talk Goes Public: Gossip in American History" (2014).

    New veteran services program launching at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    A new pilot program is being launched at the University of Redlands to provide additional support to veterans taking classes.

    Rah Rah Redlands sets 'giant pep rally' Sept. 20
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Rah Rah Redlands, which organizer Mike Reynolds describes as "just a giant pep rally," is planned for Sept. 20 at the University of Redlands.

    Gloria Steinem to speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Gloria Steinem will speak at the University of Redlands in October.

    Sustainable University of Redlands Farm invites volunteers to help in the garden
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Grow for the Greater Good invites volunteers to help any time between 8 and 11 a.m. today at the Sustainable University of Redlands Farm. The garden is at the back of the Brockton student apartments at 1293 E. Brockton Ave., Redlands.

    Jonathan Safran Foer and Gloria Steinem will speak at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The University of Redlands ASUR Convocations and Lectures series will present Jonathan Safran Foer on Sept. 16 and Gloria Steinem on Oct. 23.

    Orange Blossom Trail construction begins behind University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    At long last, excavators scraped the earth east of Grove Street and started building the Orange Blossom Trail...

    Congressional candidate and Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar discusses education with students
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Aguilar, who grew up in San Bernardino and graduated from the University of Redlands, places education as a priority in his "Middle Class Initiative."

    Duke, bulldog formerly University of Redlands mascot, dies
    San Bernardino Sun
    Duke, former mascot for University of Redlands, died on Monday.

    Mass Transit Online
    ...of the track is underway from San Bernardino to Rialto Avenue. It's about a mile long. The next stop will go from Rialto Avenue to the University of Redlands. Ultimately a 9-mile system will extend the Los Angeles-to-San Bernardino route to Redlands.

    U.S. News college ranking: Amid predictability, some major shifts
    Washington Post
    "Northeastern is worthy of study," said Ralph Kuncl, president of University of Redlands in California, who has written about variations in the U.S. News rankings. Not long ago, Kuncl said, "Northeastern was a pretty sleepy Boston wannabe." No longer.

    Steven Bachrach of Trinity University will spend year at University of Redlands as American Council on Education Fellow
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Ralph Kuncl, president of University of Redlands, has announced that Steven Bachrach of Trinity University, a 2014-15 American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow, will spend the full academic...

    Inaction to stop Salton Sea shrinkage could cost up to $70B
    San Bernardino Sun
    Tim Krantz, a professor of environmental studies at the University of Redlands, said that he agrees with the Pacific Institute's numbers for the cost of doing nothing.

    University of Redlands point guard running for Miss California
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Brittney Zec is living a true underdog story. The University of Redlands student is raising her own money to represent the city in the Miss California 2015 pageant.

    REDLANDS: University of Redlands students make themselves at home in the dorms
    Press-Enterprise
    In a scene repeated across the country, parents arrived at the University of Redlands on Wednesday morning and helped their college-age children move into the dorms.

    University of Redlands freshmen move in
    Redlands Daily Facts
    College life officially began for hundreds of University of Redlands freshmen Wednesday.

    University of Redlands offers symposium on Integrating Spirituality and Mental Health
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Spirituality is increasingly being examined as a factor in mental health and recent studies have found that spirituality may serve as a psychological and social resource for coping with stress. The integration of both areas will be the main topic of the inaugural symposium on Integrating Spirituality and Mental Health at the University of Redlands.

    Knowledge Does Not Lead to Action on Environment
    Voice of America
    Monty Hempel is a professor of environmental sciences at Redlands University in California. He studies ecological literacy - or ecoliteracy, for short. Ecoliteracy is the ability to hink about and understand the natural processes that make life possible.

    Friends on and off the football field
    The Kingsburg Recorder
    After playing football together for years in high school, Kingsburg High graduates Benton Bray and Stephen Reyes will play together again but this against each other. Reyes, cornerback for the University of Redlands Bulldogs, and Bray, tight end for the Whittier College Poets, will go head to head Nov. 1 on the football field in Whittier.

    Geologist: Obscure fault triggered Napa quake
    KCRA-TV
    State geologist John Parrish pointed to the fault now suspected of triggering Sunday's Napa earthquake and expressed surprise. "It was like 'Wow - I never would have expected that fault for this magnitude,'" said Parrish, a state geologist from the California Geological Survey. Parrish is a 1967 graduate of the University.

    Magazine's college ratings challenge 'U.S. News'
    Democrat & Chronicle
    A critical look at the U.S. News rankings and the cost of trying to rise in these ratings were the subject of a new research paper that was co-authored by former University of Rochester provost Ralph Kuncl, who is now president of the University of Redlands in California.

    Chris Gielen is new women's water polo coach at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Chris Gielen has been named the new women's water polo coach at the University of Redlands, it was announced on Tuesday.

    Riverside County chief deputy promoted to assistant sheriff
    KESQ-TV
    Some roles are shifting at the Riverside County Sheriff's Department. Sheriff Stan Sniff appointed Chief Deputy Raymond Gregory to the rank of assistant sheriff Monday morning. ... Gregory is a resident of the Coachella Valley and earned a B.A. from California State University, San Bernardino/Palm Desert campus. He also has an M.A. from the University of Redlands.

    A veteran of fighting bureaucracy
    Los Angeles Times
    Bob Stone, 79, a professional bureaucracy buster, has been working at Los Angeles City Hall since last August, and he's still waiting to see his first paycheck. "I have a contract and they told me I'd be getting $1 a year," the bespectacled Stone told me, "but I haven't seen it yet." Stone is an adjunct School of Business professor, teaching at the Torrance and Burbank campuses.

    Community Notes: Charity ball, festival of lights
    Press Enterprise
    The University of Redlands has announced the dates for this year's Festival of Lights. It will be held Dec. 5 through 8 at the school's Memorial Chapel. As described in a press release, the Festival of Lights celebrates the birth of Christ in "spoken word, tableaux, song and orchestral offering." This marks the festival's 67th year.

    Smiley Library hosts Central Asian Exhibit
    Press Enterprise
    Images and mementos collected by photographer and journalist (and UR alum) Penny E. Schwartz during her travels through Central Asia will be on display in the Assembly Room at A.K. Smiley Public Library in Redlands through Sept. 14.

    Young Latino Mayor Pete Aguilar Could Turn a Red Seat Blue
    NBC News
    Long before he aspired to be in Congress, Democrat Pete Aguilar’s dream was to be like his father who worked for the local utility. "My mother tells the story that she made me a little uniform just like his and I think she has baby books that she shows ...He worked for the local gas company for 37 years,” Aguilar said.

    It's almost timey-wimey: The Doctor arrives Saturday
    Orange County Register
    “It offers a moment of renewal not just for the characters, but for the audience and for the whole show,” said Piers Britton, an associate professor of visual and media studies and art history at the University of Redlands and an expert on “Dr. Who.”

    Knowledge Alone Won’t Spur Action
    Toronto Telegraph/Voice of America 
    When it comes to protecting the environment, talk is cheap. Redlands University Professor Monty Hempel says a sense of urgency is needed before people are willing to act to protect the health of the planet.

    Study: San Bernardino and Moreno Valley leading job growth
    Inland News Today
    A University of Redlands study finds job growth for Riverside and San Bernardino counties accelerating.
    Johannes Moenius, a director at the U of R School of Business, singled out three sectors with the highest performance.

    High expectations for University of Redlands men's water polo
    Redlands Daily Facts - Online

    University of Redlands women's volleyball team ready for new season 
    Redlands Daily Facts - Online

    University of Redlands men's soccer team aiming at return to top of SCIAC
    Redlands Daily Facts

    Redlands Bowl Summer Music Festival will close with Beethoven's Fifth Symphony and fireworks
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Shelli Stockton is mistress of ceremonies for the Aug. 22 concert, and intermission speaker is Dr. Ralph Kuncl, president of the University of Redlands. There is no admission charge. For information, visit www.redlandsbowl.org or call 909-793-7316.

    City Manager Martín Magaña hires Charles “Chuck” Maynard
    Desert Star Weekly
    Interim Police Chief Charles Maynard comes to the city with over 33 years of Law Enforcement experience and is the former (Retired) Chief of Police for the Town of San Anselmo in Marin County. He possesses a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business and Management from the University of Redlands…

    Tabetha Wittenmyer to run for city council
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Wittenmyer, 35, who has lived in Redlands for the majority of 20 years, said she graduated from the University of Redlands in the same class as Redlands mayor Pete Aguilar. Bulldog Athletics in the news:

    Oseguera to anchor University of Redlands cross country
    Redlands Daily Facts
    University of Redlands Cross County Last season: The Bulldogs finished seventh in the SCIAC, the women's team finished fifth. Key returners: For the men's...

    University of Redlands women's soccer ready to bounce back after rough 2013 season
    Redlands Daily Facts
    University of Redlands women's soccer Last season: 6-10-3 overall, 5-7-2 6th in SCIAC Returning players: Among the returners are...

    Does Ecoliteracy Prevent Environmental Action
    CommonDreams.org
    In his chapter, "Ecoliteracy: Knowledge is Not Enough," Hempel, Professor of Environmental Sciences at Redlands University, states that environmental education should restore nature-based attachment to place and go beyond teaching science--- it should include ethical, cultural, and political dimensions.

    “Pokorny Seminar meets Miss Cassie”
    The School of Music has added a new video. Click link to view.

    Seventh Annual Pokorny Low Brass Seminar held at University of Redlands
    Redlands Daily Facts
    The seventh annual Pokorny Low Brass Seminar, for players of low brass instruments including tuba and trombone, was held June 30 to July 3 at the University of Redlands.

    Kids in Redlands get lesson in musical instruments by experts
    Redlands Daily Facts
    Fetta, the Redlands Bowl Summer Music Festival’s artistic adviser, was joined by Kira Blumberg, a University of Redlands professor and violist, to host his popular Symphony For Kids workshop that shows how musical instruments work and sound.

    University of Redlands coach has memories of Landon Donovan
    Redlands Daily Facts/San Bernardino Sun
    Ralph Perez had just joined the coaching staff of the Los Angeles Galaxy when he began to hear word of a young phenom. “I was told I had to take a look at this kid,” said Perez, now the men’s soccer coach at the University of Redlands. “They told me there is this superstar kid in Redlands and everyone was raving about him.”

    Smooth sailing for first Fil-Am to command US aircraft carrier
    Philippine Daily Inquirer
    He doesn’t think he’s any more special than his fellow Navy officers but Capt. Ronald Ravelo (UR alum) made history by becoming the first Filipino-American to command an aircraft carrier in the US Navy after taking command of the USS Abraham Lincoln on Aug. 7, taking over from his brother-in-law Capt. Karl Thomas.

    Mild Improvement in California Job Growth Last Month
    Loma Linda City News
    According to the study, conducted by the University of Redlands Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis (ISEA), most areas in both Northern California and Southern California show 1% to 3% moderate job increase. The Inland Empire, San Francisco region, Sacramento, and Fresno are leading the pack showing more than 3% job increase. However, Yuba City, Marysville, Nevada City, Sonora, and Madera are still shedding jobs with no improvement in June.

    Little Compton biographer portrays TV news icon
    East Bay RI
    In a speech two years ago at the University of Redlands in Southern California, Mr. Pierpoint’s alma mater, Mr. Silvia called Mr. Pierpoint “the last Murrow boy,” primarily because, he said, Mr. Pierpoint “was there when television news was in its infancy, as it was figuring out what it wanted to be when it grew up. He was at the epicenter of a time when news was seen by those who helped invent it as a public trust, not a private profit center.” (FYI: Pierpoint Lecture at University coming this fall. Watch Bulldog Bites for information.)

    James J. Court named president of First American Property and Casualty Insurance Group
    CNBC.com
    Court earned a bachelor's degree in Information Systems from the University of Redlands and his Master of Business Administration degree from the Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University.

    VIDEO: Rail to Redlands—Jack Dangermond discusses the future of transit and plans to bring the rail to the University of Redlands.

    Children explore spatial learning at University of Redlands
    Redlands City News
    On July 19, more than 20 local 5th and 6th graders from Lugonia and Franklin Elementary schools learned about geography in a hands-on kids all-day camp at the University of Redlands.

    Univ.of Redlands professor Johannes Moenius to speak at IAFOR conference
    Redlands Daily Facts
    University of Redlands Professor Johannes Moenius will be a featured speaker at the International Academic Forum’s (IAFOR) Conference of Sustainability, Energy and the Environment 2014 to be held Sept. 11-14 in Providence, Rhode Island.

    Local artist lands dream venue: Levi’s Stadium
    Turlock Journal
    When the San Francisco 49ers hit the field in 2014 there will be two Valley natives on display at the brand new Levi’s Stadium—Colin Kaepernick and Nick Brown (UR alum).

     


    What started as a freshman prank in 1913?
    The giant R

    The giant "R" seen on the mountain north of the University that is about one-third the size of the Quad.

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