Fresno State’s New Student Convocation will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at the Save Mart Center. The ceremony kicks off the academic year with Fresno State President Joseph I. Castro and administrators, faculty and staff in full academic regalia to welcome new first-year, graduate and transfer students. INFO: Mary Sauceda at 559.278.6560 or See last year’s video: Full release to come.