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Haven program completion deadline looms

Nearly 24,000 students — those enrolled at Fresno State and incoming freshman and transfers — are required to complete Haven, an online training course aimed at improving campus sexual assault awareness, in order to register for classes the following semester. ...

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Fresno State community remembers 43 killed Mexican students

Four  months after the disappearance of 43 students from the Raúl Isidro Burgos Rural Teachers’ College of Ayotzinapa in Iguala, Guerrero, Mexico, Fresno State students are paying tribute to those fellow students who lost their lives. On Sept. 26, 2014, ...

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Fresno city council approves interception project

The Fresno City Council approved a contract Thursday that will add a left turn signal at the busy intersection on Bulldog Lane and Cedar Avenue west of the Fresno State campus. The $283,000 contract, which will fund new signs and ...

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Tablet program will boost enrollment next year

Fresno State plans to offer a wider selection of course offerings and tablets at the Kennel Bookstore for its growing DISCOVERe program. The program, which launched in the fall, integrates tablets into course curricula and will continue to expand from ...

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Academic senate airs concerns over growing student population

In its first meeting of the semester on Monday, the Academic Senate addressed campus enrollment and how to maximize student success. Fresno State provost and vice president for academic affairs Lynette Zelezny spoke about the need for a campus dialogue ...

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Campus garden wins two awards

The Leo Politi Garden at Fresno State won two awards Tuesday from the California Garden Clubs, Inc.- -for outstanding use of a small area and landscape architecture. Designed by Fresno State’s consulting landscape architect, Robert Boro, the garden was nominated ...

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Students voice concerns in forum with university president

More than 100 students gathered in the North Gym auditorium Monday to voice suggestions and concerns on campus safety and student resources at a forum hosted by Fresno State President Joseph Castro. “Every voice matters, and every one of you ...

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Fresno State Talks grows in third year

The third annual Fresno State Talks, the popular student-nominated professor lecture series, will spotlight storytelling, a couple’s journey as the first in their families to pursue higher education and the Armenian Genocide. The lecture series, which features three university professors ...

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Increased budget may lead to higher enrollment

With a record number of 760,000 undergraduate applications to California State University schools last fall, Gov. Jerry Brown’s increased budget proposal in higher education could lead to an increase in Fresno State’s enrollment for the upcoming academic year. On Jan. ...

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CSU passes $4 representation fee for all students

The California State University board of trustees passed a yearly $4 fee increase Wednesday for students at all of its 23 campuses aimed at funding a student lobbying agency. The recipients of the new funding, the California State Student Association ...

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Creative writing program hosts award-winning authors

Six national award-winning authors, two of whom are on Fresno State’s creative writing faculty, will be presenting their literary works to the public every Friday at 7 p.m. in the Alice Peters Auditorium for the next two months. The series ...

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CSU Super Sunday encourages higher education

Since February 2006, California State University system officials have reached around 600,000 churchgoers promoting early preparation for college to improve African-American graduation rates through CSU Super Sunday. The CSU Super Sunday program developed under the CSU African American Initiative, was ...

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Gender gap in academia persists

When professor Yupeng Luo joined the Lyles College of Engineering in 2008, she was told that the number of female faculty in the college had just doubled as a result of her admittance. Seven years later, that number again has ...

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Victoria’s Secret brand premiers at Fresno State

Victoria’s Secret Pink Street Team is now at Fresno State and will give goodies to students throughout the semester, says Campus Rep. After years of requesting a campus clothing line, Pink Fresno State launched last fall. Students will now be ...

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CSU trustees to vote on $4 representation fee increase amid ASI protest

The California State University board of trustees will decide today whether to approve an annual $4 fee at CSUs systemwide that would help fund a little-known organization whose purpose is to advocate on behalf of students at the state level. ...

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Select Campus Pointe retailers open doors soon

In February 2014, Fresno State partnered with local developer Kashian Enterprises to break ground on a new shopping center across from the Save Mart Center at Fresno State. A year later, construction on Campus Pointe is in its final stages, ...

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ASI senator proposes fee increase for Lyles College students

In its first meeting of the semester Wednesday, Fresno State’s Associated Students, Inc. opened preliminary discussions on whether to allow Lyles College of Engineering students to vote in the upcoming ASI elections on a possible student fee increase. The proposed ...

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Campus coalition fights for privacy for breastfeeding mothers

When senior community health student Urania Rodriguez had her first baby two years ago, she’d drop him off at one of the on-campus day care centers and attend her classes. But when she needed to breastfeed, she’d go inside a ...

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