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Students to get a “TASTE” of reality by shadowing professionals

TASTE will bring together students in the Media, Communications and Journalism (MCJ) department with industry professionals on Wednesday. “Take a student to eat” (TASTE) is presented by the Fresno Advertising Federation (FAF) and coordinated by students in the public relations ...

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Making leaders who will serve here and abroad

Photoessay below. “Leadership, excellence, today” are the words the Army ROTC cadets are taught to live by during and after they finish their journey at Fresno State. Master Sgt. Jose Quijas, a Military Science Instructor, said the word “today” in ...

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ROTC cadets experience culture outside the US

Fresno State’s Army ROTC cadets visit developing nations over summer where they do volunteer work and gain cultural experience for the future. A select number of Army ROTC students are chosen to travel every summer with The Cultural Understanding and ...

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California continues to have increased STD cases

Fresno State went down 10 spots on Trojan’s Sexual Health Report Card Ranking, making the campus rank 50 – the campus ranked 40 last year. The Trojan report “is an annual ranking of the sexual health resources and information available ...

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ASI aims for larger Amtrak student discount

Fresno State’s Associated Students, Inc. approved a resolution Thursday in support of discounts for students purchasing Amtrak tickets. The resolution was brought forth by Region V of the Student Senate for California Community Colleges which represents the Central Valley. Currently ...

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A place to pray and meditate

A room in the Henry Madden Library is providing students and faculty with a place to meditate and pray on campus. The room, which is administered by the Cross Cultural and Gender Center, contains prayer rugs, a bench with pillows ...

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Preserving free speech at Fresno State

Associated Students, Inc. (ASI), the Academic Senate and the Office of the Provost co-sponsored a forum in the North Gym on Monday in hopes of informing students about the First Amendment and its responsibilities. The First Amendment Free Speech Forum ...

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Hot yoga offers an ‘intimate’ experience

Various Fresno State athletic teams are experimenting with hot yoga — the practice of yoga in a room heated anywhere from 98 to 105 degrees. Bikram Yoga, a precursor of hot yoga, is a practice which consists of 26 postures ...

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Super run for a super cause

Super suit? Check. Cape? Check. Gloves? Check? Running shoes? Check. Graduate students of Fresno State’s Sports Psychology Club in the kinesiology department held the fourth annual Super Fun Super Run 5K on Oct. 29. The event was a dual effort. ...

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Renowned community members discuss ethics with students

Around 100 people gathered in the Satellite Student Union Tuesday night to attend Conversations: Ethics and Integrity in Leadership. Conversations is a panel discussion focused on ethics in a leadership position. The panel featured Grandville Homes President Darius Assemi, former ...

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Are you ready to register?

As the fall semester ends, Fresno State students prepare for spring semester registration. “During the registration period, students are trying to get into their classes and usually succeeding,” said Ellen J. Klute, associate registrar for admissions and records. “The most ...

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Helping students with intellectual disabilities

A program at Fresno State is making secondary education and an independent life possible for students. The Wayfinders Program is a two-year transitional program that helps students with intellectual disabilities learn to live independent lives. The program was inaugurated six ...

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Fresno mayoral candidates give their take on presidential candidates, campus security and the Latino vote

The Nov. 8 election is not limited to The White House. Here in Fresno, Fresno City Council Member Lee Brand and Fresno County Board Supervisor Henry Perea are facing off, debate after debate, to win the endorsements of Fresno departments, ...

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Fall Festive offers food, wine, pumpkins

The Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology hosted the 10th annual farm festival – or fall festival, as it was called this year – at the Rue and Gwen Gibson Farm Market on Saturday. Fresno State’s student-run agricultural enterprises ...

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Students rally to Take Back the Night

The Fresno State Women’s Alliance held the 37th annual Take Back the Night event in the Free Speech Area Wednesday night in which students, faculty and community groups partnered to raise awareness of the harms of domestic violence, sexual assault ...

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Don’t like the presidential choices? You should vote anyway

This Monday – Oct. 24 – is the last day to register to vote before the Nov. 8 election. The election is the culmination of two years of a seemingly endless presidential campaign. Some people have decided not to vote ...

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Arguments for and against propositions, measures on the Nov. 8 ballot

Prop 51. School bonds. Funding for K-12 and community college facilities. Initiative statute. Proposition 51 would authorize $9 billion for construction and modernization of K-12 public schools, charter schools and California Community Colleges facilities. For: This would allow California to ...

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Program aims to provide college necessities for students

Fresno State’s Renaissance Scholars Program received national attention when Kleenex made a video showing the difficulties of move-in day at the dorms when student don’t have family there to support then. The video features Kizzy M. Lopez, director of the ...

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