Heard ’Round the World

Fresno State students in the Mass Communication and Journalism Department anchored the Global News Relay in March, which included 20-minute segments produced by each of the participating universities on “The Impact of Sports in Our Community,” an in-depth look at cultural influences that affect participation in sports.

The Road to Valley Health

It was the middle of summer 2015 when Donald Ray Foster first passed out. It was just stress, he thought, or maybe a lack of sleep. So he didn’t visit a doctor to find out what was wrong. Foster had just moved back to Madera from Stockton, and the nearest clinic wouldn’t accept his medical insurance.

Scholarship in Memory of Tapia

A portrait of the late Ana Tapia hangs prominently with other leading alumni at Fowler High School. Her bright smile serves as inspiration for students in the rural town, 20 minutes south of Fresno.

Red Eye

Students in Fresno State’s Lyles College of Engineering work with Dr. Youngwook Kim, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, in the University’s anechoic chamber to measure human body reflections, radar range, radiation patterns.

A Strategic Plan to Educate and Empower

I’ve shared with you that “Be Bold” is a call-to-action to empower the University and our community to work together as one in delivering student success.

Not the Typical Spring Break

A group of 35 Fresno State students spent their spring break collectively volunteering 800 hours to community service projects at Stone Soup Fresno, Scout Island and Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Central Valley.

Far From Forgotten

Hours before Kristin Saleri passed away, she asked her son two questions. “What will happen to my paintings after I die? Will I be forgotten?”

Class Notes

Tyler Turk was named College Entrepreneur of the Year by the Fresno Chamber of Commerce at the 2016 Valley Business Awards and Installation Luncheon for his creation Date in a Crate (Crated with Love),

One-Year Anniversary of Armenian Monument

More than 4,000 guests visited Fresno State in April 2015 for the dedication of the campus Armenian Genocide Monument. The commemoration marked the 100th anniversary of the date the massacre of 1.5 million Armenians began in the Ottoman Turkish Empire.