Tag Archives: joseph

Students celebrate heritage month

Hispanic Heritage Month kicked off on Wednesday with Bienvenida at the Cesar Chavez monument in the Peace Garden, celebrating Mexican Independence Day. Bienvenida, presented by the Latino Faculty and Staff Association with the help of many student organizations, served as ...

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New campus community helps Native American students “reconnect with the culture”

The new Native American scholars learning community culturally engages American Indian students through lectures, classes and experiential activities. The learning community, initiated this semester by the Fresno State’s Native American Staff Association, consists of five courses and currently has 22 ...

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Castro: Looking forward to my third year

Q: You are starting your third year as Fresno State’s president. What are you looking forward to this year and how do you plan to, as you say it, be bolder? A: I am very excited about starting my third ...

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Thousands of new students formally welcomed to campus

Fresno State welcomed 5,700 new students Monday at the newly revived New Student Convocation with a roaring welcoming line, an address from President Joseph Castro, student performances and prizes at the Bulldog Bash afterparty. After walking under a giant inflatable ...

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Fresno State President Joseph Castro takes the ALS ice bucket challenge

Fresno State President Joseph Castro participated in the ALS ice bucket challenge and donated money toward amyotrophic lateral sclerosis research Tuesday, answering challenges made by a number of students and administrators from the campus community over social media. Castro also challenged the ...

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Forum aims to create campus dialogue on race

Fresno State President Joseph Castro and faculty discussed how to create an open dialogue about race on campus during Wednesday’s 2014 Diversity Forum.

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