A collection of posts with videos related to technology, health & wellness, community service, and more.

How do you eradicate a disease? This is the question that Jennifer will answer as she shares the story of Polio eradication. It is a disease on the brink of extinction and the finish line is in sight. It is a complex tale complete with heroic and deadly twists and turns. Discover what the Global Polio Eradication Initiative is doing to eliminate this paralyzing disease and in turn, keep a promise to the children of the world. Jennifer is the President and CEO of Media Street Productions Inc., an award-winning television production company in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Jennifer is also the Vice President of Rotary International. At Rotary International, she along with sixteen global directors, oversee the policy, governance and fiduciary responsibilities of the organization's 1.2-million members in more than 35-thousand clubs.

One of Rotary International's most recognized communicators, Jennifer has presented keynote addresses and training workshops at hundreds of conferences across North America and overseas. Jennifer also contributes much of her energy to local organizations. She is the immediate past Chair of the Board of Governors at the University of Windsor and the past Chair of the Board of Directors at the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce. She has been recognized for Rotary’s Service above Self Award and the Citation for Meritorious Service, the YMCA Peace Medallion, the Queen’s Diamond Jubi This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.

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Where are we in the fight to end polio? What bold steps are we taking to get there? Visit the Rotary International Facebook page to RSVP to the Online Global Update. Endpolio.org

  • No child should have to suffer from this vaccine-preventable disease. Help us make an impact on World Polio Day. Endpolio.org
  • Smallpox is the only human disease ever eradicated. Let’s make polio the second. Join the fight on World Polio Day. Endpolio.org

How can you triple your impact? Thanks to a 2-to-1 match from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, every donation made to Rotary to end polio will be tripled. Donate today. endpolio.org/donate

Produced by Rotary 5230, the Fig Garden Rotary Club, the Central California Passport Rotary Club, and North Fresno Rotary.

Fresno State coach Troy Steiner talks about the incredible attendance his program generated this past season, the increasing competition in his team's practice room, his coaching philosophy and the benefit of having two staff members in Final X.

Produced by Rotary 5230, the Fig Garden Rotary Club, the Central California Passport Rotary Club, and North Fresno Rotary.

North Fresno Rotary's members celebrate our outgoing President, Marsha Wagner

Research conducted by the likes of Project Management Institute (PMI) suggests that the inability to effectively manage new projects and harness the potential of disruptive technologies is hurting businesses and organisations in their attempts to keep step with radical market changes.

Find out more here: www.reuters.com/brandfeatures/business-debate 

This is a very good video on the science of the mind and how to learn to control your reactions.  Joe Dispenze offers advice on how to train your mind and body to act in accordance with our desires and wants.

Very interesting ideas on the differences between the Newtonian World, predicting the future, versus the Quantum World, causing an effect.

 

California State University Employees Union (CSUEU), Rocky Sanchez, VP of Representation, discusses the needs, future planning, and the plight of CSUEU workers of the California State University System (CSU) after the recent rash of fires and campus closures.

  • No Protective Face Masks
  • Allergies
  • Safety Instructions 
  • Future Disaster Planning

Higher education IT leaders give some helpful tips on advancing your career.

  • Advisers
  • Coaches
  • Mentors
  • Supporters

The skills needed to succeed in an IT organization have changed over the last decade. What are the skills needed now vs. then?

The Boys of 1905 - a history of Rotary International

I support rotary because it is a way to become better involved with fellow business leaders and my community.

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December 21, 2017
North Fresno Rotary hosts the Sunnyside Band
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at Tornino's Banquets, Inc.

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