With countless credit card companies recruiting Fresno State students, it can be overwhelming trying to distinguish one from another. But for students already faced with credit card debt, high interest rates and increased minimum payments are nothing new.Read More »
Looking for a quick pick-me-up to get through a long afternoon? Forget that cola. A fizzy citrus drink could provide even more of a boost. A new study shows that citrus-flavored sodas often have a higher caffeine content than the most popular colas. The research also found that caffeine content can vary widely from brand to brand, and even within a brand.Read More »
September 10 is approaching fast. Thatâ€™s the last day students can add or drop a class â€œwithout special privilege,â€ university Registrar Tina Beddall said.Read More »
Fresno Stateâ€™s music department added a new face during the summerâ€”a master cellist, soloist, chamber musician and conductor who the department hopes will revive the long-defunct campus symphony orchestra.
While many students are crashing classes and begging instructors to add them to their roll sheets, a few have been checking out classes they donâ€™t plan to add. Thatâ€™s because theyâ€™re just stopping by to introduce themselves. Theyâ€™re students who want to tell the story of what itâ€™s like to be involved in the campus community and inform their peers about what Fresno State has to offer. And they only need a few minutes to tell students what Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) can do for them.Read More »
Juan Pablo Moncayo hasnâ€™t felt like an ordinary student in a while. The dance instructor- turned-executive has come a long way â€“ in more ways than one. â€œI went from an average student to vice president,â€ Moncayo said. â€œIt was crazy.â€Read More »
The overcrowded lots, congested aisles and little bright green envelopes sprinkled all over campus are just a few signs of a new semester at Fresno State. Hectic traffic the first few weeks of school, students should be prepared in order to avoid parking tickets and missing classes.Read More »
A sight new students will soon get used to as they move around campus is the ongoing construction of the new Henry Madden library. The construction site lies across from the University Center next to a walkway between campus and Parking Lots D and E.Read More »
Each semester, students must undergo the ritual of buying their textbooksâ€”first locating the correct ones, then being able to afford them. With textbook prices averaging around $1,000 per student per year, some students are staying away from conventional college bookstores and looking online for better deals. Thatâ€™s where AbeBooks.com comes in.Read More »
California State University, Fresno students and faculty were shocked last week by a senseless fatal shooting across the street from our campus. A candlelight vigil was held on campus for one of the victims exactly 24-hours after his death.Read More »
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A 19-year-old Fresno State freshman was arrested late Tuesday morning and is being held on $3 million bail in connection with the deadly shooting of one former student and for wounding two other people at University Village.
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Fresno State President John Welty described the shooting incident that took the life of a former Fresno State student and wounded two other people, including a current student, as a â€œsenseless tragedy.â€?
Dean of Student Affairs Dr. Paul Oliaro said the counseling staff of the Student Health Center was on alert to help any students in need of someone to listen to them in the wake of Monday nightâ€™s shooting that left ...Read More »
The Collegian is proud to announce an almost entirely new staff for the fall 2007 semester. Jessica Szalay will be taking over for Kirstie Hettinga as editor in chief for The Collegian. Szalay graduated with her bachelorâ€™s degree in history ...Read More »