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I hope I make 15-year-old me proud

I think there’s a lot of anxiety that comes with being so young, having big dreams and fearing disappointment and failure if they don’t come to the expected fruition. I often think back to 15-year-old Chrissy — a younger version ...

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She’s leading students that were once like her

Kelci Goss said she remembers her first year at Fresno State. As a first-generation college student, finding a sense of community on campus was important to her. She joined a first-year experience program and grew active in student organizations. Eventually, ...

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Failure is your friend

This Entrepreneurial Life Thoughts, Lessons and Interviews When you decide to start a business as a student, you have to realize one important thing – you don’t know anything. The truth is, most students will never take a “how to ...

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Congratulations, you failed

I used to think failure would bring calamity to my reality. After I moved away to school, I was placed in an entire new realm where failure was seen as almost a criterion for success. I listened to countless speakers ...

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GPA: Benchmark or Overall Worth?

In elementary school, every six weeks or so, my school district administered “benchmarks.” I remember my teachers stressing the importance of putting forth our best efforts towards these tests.  Quick disclaimer: Both my parents have worked for the education system ...

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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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The end: Assessing my education

I was scouring the recesses of my mind, as well as the annals of the Internet for a great quote about “the end.” It’s the conclusion of the semester, and subsequently, the end of my undergraduate career. I’ve run the ...

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‘Dogs host New Mexico State

The Bulldogs aim for a second conference win after falling short last week to Hawaii. Fresno State is 3-2 overall and 1-1 in the WAC.

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