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November 2013

University of Redlands String Project students will give concerts
Redlands Daily Facts
Local elementary and middle school string players will present two concerts Thursday in the Frederick Loewe Performance Hall in Watchorn Hall on the ...

Governor names architect to education commission
WSOC Charlotte
He earned a master's degree in architecture from the University of New Mexico and an undergraduate degree in psychology from University of Redlands in ...

Encore for 'Redlands: A Celebration of 125 Years –1888-2013 ...
San Bernardino Sun
The film highlights volunteer efforts and philanthropy that over the past 125 years have helped to establish the University of Redlands, the YMCA and Redlands ...

University of Redlands falls in Division III playoffs
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
BELTON, TEXAS—The University of Redlands controlled the game throughout the first half, but the little things caught up with the Bulldogs in their quest to upset No. 2 University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. Two blocked punts and Hardin-Baylor's ability…

Dr. Ralph Kuncl speaks at AAUW meeting in Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
Margee Fuller, center, chairwoman of AAUW's 2014 Redlands STEM conference, presents an award to Dr. Ralph Kuncl, president of the University of Redlands. Courtesy Photo Dr. Ralph Kuncl, president of the University of Redlands, was the speaker at the Nov...

Why 'Doctor Who' Has Lasted Fifty Years
Forbes - Online
...silhouette, with just a small 'Doctor Who' written in the corner. It's a testament to how aggressive the marketing for the rebooted show is that they expect audiences to know who the Doctor is." Those words were spoken to me by Dr. Piers Britton of ...

Meet 'Doctor Who' expert Dr. Piers D. Britton
Entertainment Weekly
Who better to reveal the secrets of "Doctor Who" than an actual doctor? Meet "Doctor Who" expert Dr. Piers D. Britton. He might sound a "Doctor Who" expert we just totally made up, but he’s a real person who wrote a book on "Doctor Who" titled "TARDISbound" and teaches a class on the iconic show at the University of Redlands in California (if you’re a hardcore "Doctor Who" fan who had to sit through dull college electives, you’re probably feeling a surge of envy for Redlands students right now).

U of R ranked #1 for veterans
Highland Community News - Online
The University of Redlands was chosen the top western regional University for veterans according to U.S. News rankings released this week. U.S. News produced the inaugural Best Colleges for Veterans rankings to provide military veterans with ...

TOMS founder speaks at University of Redlands Wednesday night
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
TOMS founder Blake Mycoskie captured the attention of hundreds at the University of Redlands Wednesday night where he discussed his business, its model and why he chose to give back to impoverished communities.

Redlands opponent is an NCAA Division 3 football power
Redlands Daily Facts – Online
Mary Hardin-Baylor is as tough as they come. The Crusaders host the University of Redlands in Saturday’s NCAA Division 3 football playoff opener.

Redlands water polo to face Cal Lutheran in SCIAC tournament
Redlands Daily Facts – Online
It all comes down to this weekend for the University of Redlands men’s water polo team. The Bulldogs open the SCIAC Championship Tournament today.

‘Who’, ‘Wild Things’, ‘Avengers’ loom 50 years later
USA Today online
"Whereas in many series the resignation of a lead character is problematic and you have to recast or change the story, Doctor Who is actually built around the principle of change," says Britton, the author of TARDISbound: Navigating the Universes of Doctor Who.

The Doctor spans space, time and the world
Los Angeles Times
Matt Smith has traveled the distant past, the far future and the outer reaches of the universe as the iconic British science fiction character the Doctor. But on Saturday, the boyish English actor will go to a rarefied space typically reserved for moon ...

'Who,' 'Wild Things,' 'Avengers' loom 50 years later
Visalia Times-Delta - Online
While the popular notion is that it was all downhill for him after 1960's Psycho, The Birds is both highly underrated and enormously important, according to Piers D. Britton, associate professor of visual and media studies...

Common Core symposium held at the University of Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands Center for Educational Justice was host to a fall symposium on Common Core, the U.S. education initiative that ...

Peace Pole erected to honor Redlands veteran John Coble
Redlands Daily Facts
After his time in the military he attended the University of Redlands, and for 48 years he taught English at San Bernardino Valley College. John Coble died in ...

Univ. of Redlands football preparing for playoff
Redlands Daily Facts – Online
University of Redlands football coach Mike Maynard and his coaching staff have put together a strategy for Saturday’s NCAA Division 3 playoff opener against Mary Hardin-Baylor.

Oster at full strength for Redlands basketball
Redlands Daily Facts – Online
Brittany Oster is feeling good. Literally. Oster is healthy for the first time in a long time and she’s looking forward to giving it her all as the University of Redlands women’s basketball season continues.

TOMS shoes founder Mycoskie to discuss making a difference
Redlands Daily Facts – Online
Blake Mycoskie, the founder of TOMS shoes, will speak Wednesday about business and the importance of charity at the University of Redlands and signing copies of his book.

Redlands off to Texas for football playoff opener
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
The University of Redlands will open the NCAA Division 3 Football Championships against a familiar foe. The Bulldogs (7-2) will play at Mary Hardin-Baylor (10-0) on Saturday.

Redlands teens blog as they work through bucket list
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
...and skydiving. But those items are in the minority. "It doesn't have to be expensive just as long as you are having fun doing it, especially when you are in college and don't have a lot of money." Tricola said.

Youths tailgate with Redlands officers, U of R players
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
A special tailgating event was held Saturday at Ted Runner Stadium for 16 youths, thanks to the Redlands Police Department and University of Redlands Bulldog Bench. Food, activities and stadium tours were part of the event…

University of Redlands School of Music announces concerts
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
The University of Redlands School of Music announces concerts by the String Chamber Ensembles, Studio Big Band and Jazz Improvisation Ensembles. The University of Redlands String Chamber Music Ensembles, under the direction...

Bulldogs prep for playoffs with big win over Whittier
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
...Will King runs the ball downfield during Saturday's game against Whittier College at Ted Runner Stadium. The Bulldogs completed an undefeated SCIAC season with a 70-16 victory and will play in the NCAA Division III playoffs next weekend.

Paul Loeb speaks at World Peace Series event at University of Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
...through the years when confronted by the cynical, the disillusioned and the burned-out, or those who just don't care about what's happening outside their own front door, and were some of the challenges Paul Loeb decided to take on during Wednesday night...

University of Redlands Ranked #1 in U.S. News Best Colleges ...
DigitalJournal.com
The University of Redlands is the top western regional University for veterans according to U.S. News rankings released this week. U.S. News produced the ...

Homeless people's pets were subject of University of Redlands lecture
Redlands Daily Facts
Irvine, who came to the University of Redlands Monday as part of a lecture series sponsored by the university's human-animal studies inter-departmental ...

Redlands Symphony's all-Mozart concert to feature flutist Sara ...
Redlands Daily Facts
23 in the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel. Flutist Sara Andon and harpist Mary Dropkin of the Redlands Symphony will be featured as soloists in ...

Robert Pierpoint lecture on journalism launched at University of Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
Robert Pierpoint, Class of '47, was a Bulldog - both as a proud alumnus of the University of Redlands, and as a respected member of the press ...

REDLANDS: Symphony presents evening of Mozart
Press-Enterprise - Online
On Saturday, November 23, Maestro Jon Robertson will lead the Redlands Symphony in a full evening of works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. ... The concert begins at 8 p.m. in Memorial Chapel on the campus of the University of Redlands ...

Hal T. Nelson will present program at University of Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands Center for Business GIS and Spatial Analysis will continue its speakers series with a presentation by Hal T. Nelson 6:15 to 8 p.m. ...

Feast of Lights vigil celebrates holiday season with song, scripture
Redlands Daily Facts
The University of Redlands choirs sings during the Feast of Lights Vigil - the preamble to the 66th annual Feast of Lights celebration - on ...

REDLANDS: GIS DAY set for Nov. 20
Press-Enterprise
Esri will co-host a GIS Day celebration with the University of Redlands and Redlands on Wednesday, Nov. 20, from 1 to 7:45 p.m. on the university campus.

University of Redlands donates $40000 to city, paying interns' wages
Redlands Daily Facts
REDLANDS: Because the city hires University of Redlands students as interns in various departments, an endeavor funded by the university, the private ...

Univ of Redlands football clinches share of SCIAC title
Examiner.com
With a total-team effort, the University of Redlands football team clinched at least a share of the 2013 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championship with tonight's 49-0 victory over the visiting Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer…

Canines take center stage at the San Bernardino County Museum
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
Volunteers from the organization showed how the dogs are trained. Pamphlets were available for the public to grab, as well as coupons from Elliot's Pet Emporium in San Bernardino. Volunteers from the University of Redlands...

Author Paul Loeb to speak at University of Redlands lecture
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
Paul Loeb, author of "Soul of a Citizen: Living With Conviction in a Cynical Time," will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the University of Redlands' Casa Loma Room, as part of the university's Cummings Lecture on World Peace series. The Cummings Lecture on...

University of Redlands to present symposium on Common Core
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
The Center for Educational Justice at the University of Redlands will host a symposium on curriculum and instruction titled "Common Core: Practice, Theory and Implementation" 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday in the university's Casa Loma Room. Discussion topics ...

Mr. O's very good gig
Salinas Californian
...first-ever sax player to make it from my high school, Riverhead High,” Osarczuk said. Eventually, he earned his Bachelor of Music Cum Laude in music education at the State University of New York at Fredonia and was awarded a full tuition scholarship to the University of Redlands...

U of R hosts Common Core Symposium
Highland Community News
The Center for Educational Justice at the University of Redlands will host a symposium on Curriculum and Instruction titled: “Common Core: Practice, Theory and ...

REDLANDS: U of R to host Feast of Lights Vigil
Press Enterprise
University of Redlands. The 66th Feast of Lights will begin with a vigil Sunday, Nov. 10 at the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel.

University of Redlands will observe Veterans Appreciation Week
The University of Redlands will observe Veterans Appreciation Week Friday through Nov. 15.As part of that observance, the public is invited to participate in the ...

San Diego lawyer settles major robo-call lawsuit
CBS Channel 8 News
The deal requires the mortgage servicer to pay more than $32 million to nearly 8 million people. San Diego lawyer Mark Ankcorn spent two years battling Bank of America involving charges that the banking giant harassed consumers who fell behind

Related story: San Diego Attorney Snags Largest Known "Robo-Calling" Settlement to Date

 

Teacher to discuss two trips to India at Esri in Redlands
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
Karen Derris, professor of religious studies at University of Redlands, will present a program on "Living Interdependence: The Ethical Vision of His Holiness the 17th Karmapa," recounting two trips to India with her students, at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

Redlands musical uses Och Tamale as choral showstopper
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
As the show moves through the years to the building of the university, it cuts to a scene in which the Bulldogs score in a football game. The ensemble runs onstage to perform the Och Tamale cheer, then appears to be graduating as the chorus sings Goddard’s version.

Redlands eyeing agreement with SanBAG for road construction project
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
In about four to five years the Metrolink commuter train will extend from San Bernardino to the University of Redlands and pass through this intersection. That’s where the agreement between SanBAG — who is heading the rail project — and Redlands comes into play....

Feast of Lights Vigil planned Nov. 10 at University of Redlands
This year's Feast of Lights Vigil, the preamble to the 66th Feast of Lights, will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 10 at the University of Redlands Memorial Chapel.

Children's Literature Festival returns to Redlands in January
San Bernardino Sun
Jan. 24 and 25 at the University of Redlands. Pictured from left are retired elementary teacher Patty Hodges, University of Redlands liaison Char Burgess, student ...

Rail to Redlands project update shows increased costs
San Bernardino Sun
The easternmost stop is planned for the University of Redlands. Another stop will be located near downtown. The third stop will be near Esri's campus at New ...

Community members sound off in University of Redlands pep band
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
REDLANDS >> They don't wear dashing uniforms or amaze the crowd with their halftime marching artistry, but in what counts -- making a mighty sound to encourage athletes on the field and energize spectators in the stands -- the University of Redlands Pep Band...

Redlands men's soccer coach Ralph Perez records 300th career victory
Redlands Daily Facts - Online
He's been to the finest venues and been involved with the sport's biggest attractions. But he has found a home here in Redlands. Perez, going on nearly four decades as a soccer coach and the men's soccer coach at ...

Related: Univ of Redlands Coach Perez captures 300th career victory Examiner.com

Univ of Redlands athletics celebrates newest members of the Hall of Fame
Examiner.com
The University of Redlands and the Bulldog Bench welcomed the newest members of the Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame during its induction dinner on Friday, October 18. The event began with a social hour for friends and family to gather outside...


Cogeneration Plant
Cogeneration Plant

The state-of-the-art power facility enables the University to produce a majority of its own energy and has reduced the campus’s carbon footprint by 33 percent.

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