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App Helps Conserve Water

Each morning when he wakes up, Robert Willmott glances at his cell phone and is reminded of modern technology’s impact on agriculture. The Fresno State campus farm technician checks the WiseConn smart phone app that is virtually connected to the University’s olive orchard. A few clicks verify the 20 acres of trees he oversees...

From Food Waste to Bioplastic

A Fresno State professor’s bold thinking is leading to a new way to reuse food waste and give it a new purpose. Dr. William Wright, a civil engineering professor in the University’s Lyles College of Engineering, and his students are producing bioplastic — a material derived from renewable resources...

A Community of Writers

When past and present tutors from the Fresno State Writing Center gathered this past spring to celebrate the center’s 35th anniversary, alumna Tabitha Villalba felt right at home. “It’s good to be surrounded by fellow writers,” she says.