Press Release / Maddy Associates event: “The State of Latino Economic Well Being in California”

Fresno, CA (October 30th, 2019) – Today, The Maddy Institute will be hosting Dr. Mindy Romero, Director-California Civic Engagement Project, USC Price School of Public Policyat a Maddy Associates Speakers Series. Her presentation will cover a publication she authored on the State of Economic Well Being of Latinos in California (HERE ) including a discussion of various Valley cities that are “hot spots” in this […]


The Maddy Institute Recognized for Innovative Practices in California Higher Education

Fresno, CA (October 3, 2019) – On Wednesday, October 2, The Maddy Institute was presented with a Focus on Efficiency Award at the 2019 California Higher Education Collaborative (CHEC) Conference at UCLA. The Maddy Institute received the award for its ground-breaking agreement with the San Joaquin Valley’s four public universities (California State University campuses – Fresno, Bakersfield and Stanislaus […]


August 26, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS North SJ Valley: A friend in the State Capitol (Lenny Mendonca from Turlock) Turlock Journal California’s Central Valley is often dubbed as “flyover territory” — in other words, the mundane, crop-heavy region that many overlook as they travel to and from the state’s more populous areas. Highway 132 project bids in Modesto are […]


August 23, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS North SJ Valley: Modesto Centre Plaza is out for straight pride, but organizers say rally still on Modesto Bee The straight pride rally will not take place at Modesto Centre Plaza on Aug. 24, one of the organizers said Friday after the group had difficulties getting liability insurance. See also: ●     A message about […]


August 22, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS North SJ Valley: Cannella changes mind about Stanislaus County board seat. Who will run in District 5? Modesto Bee Former state Sen. Anthony Cannella announced Wednesday he has changed his mind about running for a seat on the Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors. Addressing violence in Modesto and Stanislaus County Modesto Bee […]


August 21, 2019

POLICY & POLITICS North SJ Valley: Town Hall Meeting With Tom Wheeler At The Pines Resort On August 22 Sierra News District 5 Supervisor Tom Wheeler will host a town hall meeting on Thursday, August 22, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Pines Resort of California, located at Bass Lake. Dem vs. Dem […]