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Here are your 2018 Undergraduate Deans’ Medalists

Elizabeth Barba, Kremen School of Education and Human Development Born in Mexico, Elizabeth Barba moved to the U.S. when she was only six months old. In eighth grade she began studying French and now is fluent in English, Spanish and ...

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Fresno State student wins national agriculture competition

FRESNO STATE NEWS – Fresno State junior Tim Truax of Turlock was honored as the national champion of the American Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers and Ranchers Collegiate Discussion Meet on Feb. 17–18 at its annual conference in Reno. A ...

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Plant Science Club receives top honors at national contest

Fresno State’s Plant Science Club won the president’s award at the Students of Agronomy, Soils and Environmental Sciences national club speech contest. This is the club’s fourth time winning the award since 2012. They beat other university teams including Iowa ...

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City Council proclaims ‘The Collegian Day”

Staff members of The Collegian, Fresno State’s student-run newspaper, were at Fresno City Hall on Thursday to receive a proclamation of “The Collegian Day” for recent successes in statewide and nationwide competitions. Fresno City Council President Paul Caprioglio announced the ...

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Plant science professor honored at national conference

Fresno State plant science professor Dr. Anil Shrestha was recently honored with the Weed Science Society of America’s Outstanding Teacher Award at its national conference Feb. 9 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Before teaching, he spent years doing agricultural research. ...

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Fresno State earns national honor for diversity

Fresno State has been nationally recognized with a Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award for the second-consecutive year. The HEED award is presented by INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, one of the oldest and largest diversity-focused publications in higher education. The ...

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Local Armenian author finds inspiration at Fresno State

Local author Armen Bacon will receive the Distinguished Alumni Award, the highest alumni honor given, at the annual Top Dog Award Gala for her dedication to the community and professional successes.     Bacon, who has authored two books, writes columns ...

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Local pub supports English Premier League

Peeve’s Public House in downtown Fresno is the official host of every soccer match of the Arsenal Football Club. Craig Scharton opened Peeve’s almost two years and has been showing the matches since the beginning.  Scharton decided to make Peeve’s ...

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Students craft gold in a bottle

The Fresno State Winery has won two gold medals in as many competitions so far in 2014 for its student-crafted wines. Lauryn Meissner won gold for her 2011 California Syrah at the California State Fair Wine Competition, and Matt Rule ...

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Pi Kappa Alpha caps year with awards

Fresno State’s Greek system is garnering international recognition – the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity received the 2013 Chapter Award of Distinction, and student Michael Eberhard collected the 2013 Undergraduate Award of Distinction.

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Baker, Traveler, Mentor and Teacher

There is only one thing that can match Klaus Tenbergen’s love of baking, and that’s his passion for education.

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Levine reception blends wine and friendship

Philip Levine, one of Fresno State’s most treasured professors of English and poetry, returned briefly from retirement over the weekend to celebrate the love of wine.

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Dean’s Medalists honored, await top award results

Nine top graduating seniors have been named Undergraduate Dean’s Medalists for the Class of 2012 at Fresno State. The medalists are chosen as the outstanding students in each of the university’s eight schools and colleges of academic discipline and the Division of Student Affairs.

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Fresno State grad receives award

Forty years after going into business and expanding to five states with more than 70 employees, Johanson Transportation Service was named the Family Business of the Year by the Central Valley Institute for Family Business on Jan. 20.

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