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2007 Headlines

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Prize-winning photojournalist Gauthier will return to Fresno State

Students produce environmentally friendly poinsettias

2 physics students’ research recognized

Fresno State students discuss agricultural issues

Fresno State releases air quality policy report

Laurie Hoke wins Dobbs Special Education Teacher award

New license permits Farm Market wine tastings; first set for Dec. 20-22

Fresno State among five U.S. campuses to receive Fidelity gift

Fresno State participates in Fulbright scholar programs

Air injection explored in organic crop trials

‘Avoid the 17’ campaign begins

Grant to help eight campuses reduce student alcohol abuse

University High ranked among top schools in the nation

Fresno State’s donated denim helps insulate 24 houses of Gulf Coast hurricane victims

Faculty statement to the University Community

Richter Center dedicated

Fresno State names new College of Science and Mathematics dean

Citriculture Research Lab established with $200,000 gift from Paramount Citrus

IAMFRESNOSTATE project wins awards

State audit of CSU hiring practices issued

Special education teachers honored

President Welty's statement on Johnson-Klein verdict

Air Force nurse relates battlefield experiences

Arne Nixon Center 10th anniversary celebration

Medieval classic ‘La Celestina’ begins run

‘Christmas in Mexico’ holiday concert Dec. 8



Fresno State offers musical variety for the holidays

Craig School’s MBA ranks among best in nation

Center to help small businesses get a share of $20 billion

Report tracks air cargo trends, trials

Sustainable vineyard practices workshop Dec. 7

FresnoState Magazine defines university’s global roles

Fans donate 119,242 pounds of food

Climate change impact on ag is conference focus

Mushrooms’ link to Santa is Cafe Scientifique topic

Study aims to resolve foothill water concerns

Faculty-student research team works on bridge safety

Maddy Institute TV show examines partisan gridlock

Collegiate bowling tourney Dec. 1-2 at Fresno State

Prof’s research finds students are addicted to technology

Gender Equity Plan Task Force seeks public comment

White House honors Fresno State professor emeritus Victor Davis Hanson

Richter Center for Community Engagement formally named

Alumnus discusses New York art scene Nov. 26

Fresno State, Chevron Energy Solutions complete solar parking project

CSU trustees OK 2008-09 budget request

Jazz artist Bill Mays appears Nov. 25

CSU commits to Voluntary System of Accountability measures

Magazine looks at why Fresnans are thankful

Hispanic Business Student Association wins national award

Motorola funds MESA Saturday Academies

Fighting fat: Obesity Prevention Program takes action

President signs international sustainability declaration

University to close Nov. 22-23 for Thanksgiving recess

Thanksgiving - Fresno State Farm Market-style

Winery’s Le Vin Nouveau tribute is Nov. 15

New Autism Center open house is Thursday, Nov. 15

Small business center ranked No. 3 in state

Alumni Association benefits from Best of Fresno Awards

International Education Week is Nov. 13-16

Chancellor releases CSU audit report

GIS Day at Fresno State is Nov. 14

Navy engineering in spotlight

Craig School sponsors 'Root Beer Pong' tourney Nov. 14

Mexican Revolution film, discussion Nov. 14

Fresno State students speak at entrepreneurs’ conference

Lunafest films screened Saturday at Fresno State

TV host Huell Howser visits Fresno State

Student entrepreneurs win scholarships, start businesses

Music, dance, theatre on November calendar

Fresno State hosted 50th annual FFA cotton contest Saturday

'Going Green' - free energy efficient light bulbs

Fresno State tackles hunger at Nov. 3 football game

AFROTC will dedicate tree to honor Brig. Gen. Olds Sunday

Engineering design contest is Nov. 3

Fresno Hispanic Scholarship Fund gala



Fresno State joins campaign to diversify the face of medicine

Fresno State's FastForward Program earns commendation

Fugelsang earns international acclaim

B-1B Lancer flyover makes Fresno State history

Fresno State choirs join concert Nov. 4

‘First bite’ celebration for first Chick-fil-A in Valley

Viticulture and Enology unveils 2007-08 events

Fresno State joins wildfire relief

‘Over my dead body’ is Nov. 5

Fresno State exhibits  faculty member Doug Hansen’s watercolors

Fresno State leaps ahead to meet food processing needs

Rep. Costa announces renewed TRIO funds

Grad expo coming up November 1

Maddy scholars get a first-hand look at government

Air Force ROTC staffer receives national award

Halloween Carnival at Fresno State dorms for area children

Volunteers can still help Red Cross aid SoCal fire victims

Theatre production ‘Doubt’ has double premier Nov. 2

Team Smile Day helps 50 kids

President Welty among U.S.- China leaders at education forum

Fresno hosts state retirement system leaders

Stearns re-elected to national post

Conference focus is physical fitness, wellness in schools

Jazz saxophonist to play Sunday with Fresno State bands

Beethoven illuminator Haefliger plays Friday, Oct. 26

Researchers present work at geological conference

‘Australian of the Year’ Tim Flannery speaks on Oct. 30

Campus to 'Make a Difference'

Take Back the Night rally Oct. 24

‘The Farmworkers’ Journey’ author speaks Oct. 30

Kids at Children’s Hospital invent their own toys

Week brings a flurry of Homecoming fun

Homecoming Countdown - Bulldog Pride

Woods Theatre dedication Friday at Fresno State

Alumnus Atmajian will discuss movie scoring

Locks of Love cuts Oct. 22-23

Milk and Cookies alcohol awareness message

‘Maddy Report’ views health reform

Wicked Wellness Carnival highlights alcohol awareness week

Chestnut Avenue work moving ahead

Fresno State’s University HOPE begins 10th affordable home project

Hispanic Business Student Corporate Night Oct. 15

Milutinovich case settlement

Lyles Center’s Entrepreneurship Mentor Program now a class

Counselor conference is Oct. 12

Alum Richard Boolootian will speak during Earth Science Week

Record number of students in Craig School internships

‘Lost Columbus’ presentation by First Nations is Friday, Oct. 12

Homecoming is hottest in years

Ag One wine tasting event Oct. 19

Latino educational summit is Oct. 19

Fight hunger – bring canned food to Nov. 3 game

Campus recycling efforts increase

Breast cancer Navigator program established

Craig School of Business alumni, friends plan winetasting

Animal science students at Fresno Fair

‘Polish Joke’ opens theatre season

Creative thinking professor visits

Tatarian panel discusses Internet, politics

New career fair, Marketplace 2007, debuts

Cultural Arts Conference



Quarterhorse program

Entrepreneurship competition changes life for Yesenia Garcia

eBay co-founder to speak at Oct. 18 Venture Forum

Denim campaign begins

Solar power parking lot opens

E-waste program changes

Dan Walters keynotes Symposium

‘This is Not the Life I Ordered’

Legal tools for entrepreneurs

‘Stop the Hate’ activities planned

Cafe Scientifique debuts

National Hazing Prevention Week

Fresno student is Panetta intern

Pitch your way to the Windy City

Wine grape research Olympics

Keyboard Concerts series

Settlement reached for Campus Pointe

Wilkerson in Hall of Fame

CSU asks for new trial in Vivas case

Fall Fitness Festival Sept. 25

Winemaster earns acclaim

Huge library walls going up

Campus hosts Tamejavi events

Lecture Series to host several distinguished Fresno State alumni

Smittcamp Honors Information Days Sept. 22 and 29

Tree Fresno honors Fresno State

Chicano Scholarship Banquet Friday features renowned ‘Dr. Loco’

POW-MIA vigil at Fresno State

Library architecture subject of feature article

Popular: SAFARI guides students to success

Fresno State student wins Hearst/CSU award

Four Fresno State students are Yale STARS

Remembering Sept. 11

Author Steve Almond at Fresno State Sept. 21

Madden Library to close for several hours

Bill Jones leadership program trains students

Constitution Day programs scheduled Sept. 17

Water quality in focus

Lawrence Young will be ‘Entrepreneur in Residence’ >>

Campus Honor Code, Ethics Center programs in fall spotlight

Volunteering to serve

CSU’s doctorate of education degree prepares administrators

‘Thong politics’ – Fresno State prof’s op-ed in LA Times

Wine awards presented

Fresno State increases nursing enrollment

Bulldogs lose heartbreaker to No. 23 Aggies

Beautiful sky, dangerous air

Bigger, buffer Timeout makes his debut at season opener

It’s a new year for 22,000 students

Student Rec Center, Lyles Center open house Aug. 29

Student parking forum

Ag Booster BBQ is Sept. 9

High-altitude archaeologist to discuss Incans

$3.5 million gift endows Center for Community Engagement and Service-Learning

Back to campus information



Anti-war poet Sam Hamill to read at Fresno State Sept. 10

Fresno State ads profile the dynamic people of the 'New California'

President Welty: Fall Address to Faculty Assembly, Aug. 20

Football season begins Saturday

Art professor’s India photographs on exhibit
Alum Ed Dunkel Jr. donates $100,000 to Fresno State engineering program

Boeing exec Dickenson chosen Distinguished Alumnus

A free pass on parking

University Lecture Series season begins Oct. 2

Library adds Welcome Desk

Fresno State President Welty’s fall address spotlights opportunity, equality and service

Teacher-in-space rides Endeavour back to earth

Welty expresses satisfaction with state budget passage

2 Fresno State students identified as Next Generation Leaders

Indian independence commemoration Aug. 26

Osher Institute season begins with Mark Arax lecture

Astronaut’s early education was on Fresno State campus

Craig School dean analyzes mortgage crisis

Linking teacher hopefuls with jobs

Prof’s swim raises money for books

Smittcamp Honors College admits 50

KFSR, JazzFresno present saxophonist Loren Pickford

Nursing students seek help for playground

Gas line break brings traffic detour

Retired prof’s look at human sciences



Culinary science prof earns prestigious certification

Air quality is focus of research

Suen named to EPA panel

Governor appoints Swearengin to economic advisory board

Cognitive science student heads to grad school

Public forum on menu labeling

Wine ‘supertasters’ sought

Book traces history through lingerie

Live drama for television

Summer Arts culminates with student presentations

Ag Summer Bridge July 29 – Aug. 10

CSU concerned about budget reduction

Chestnut Avenue construction update

Library work progresses

Obesity prevention project targets Delano youth

Fig industry revitalization project

CSU Summer Arts ends 2007 season

Beat the heat – enjoy a treat at Farm Market

New Small Business Development Center director

CSU reports on successful alcohol prevention programs

Varied entertainment in Summer Arts

CSU Chancellor's response to Senator Florez

President's message to the university community on Vivas case

Cool things abound during summer’s heat

Peace exhibit at Fresno State July 14

University statement on Vivas case

CSU Summer Arts focuses on public art

Aerospace veteran heads Lancaster Center

Faculty members named USDA Fellows

Summer harvest festival at Farm Market

Summer Festival at the Farm at Fresno State sets sales record

Fresno State’s Ashley Gomes among 5 national winners

Campus closed July 4



Researchers seek improvements in health reform proposals to meet region’s needs

How buying a bottle of wine benefits ag  students

West Nile virus-carrying mosquitoes trapped at Fresno State

Summer Arts activities begin July 1

Athletics Finances Commission issues report

Harvey Wallace, Fresno State crim professor, dies at 62

Homecoming and Family Weekend Oct. 20

Student named to statewide post

ASI president wins national internship

Lab accident’s fumes send two workers to hospital

Marching Band fireworks sale, fundraiser

Today’s good news: Fernando Segura is making a difference

New library, solar parking structure taking shape

Fresno State creates new wine for national retailer

Student-produced Solstice wine pack welcomes summer

Top children’s writers, illustrators coming to Fresno State

CSU Summer Arts ready for July programs

Upward Bound’s first-in-family students get ‘red carpet’ treatment

Student’s community service work brings national award

'Summer Harvest Festival at the Farm' at June 30 at Farm Market

Matching gifts report released

Science, engineering academy is June 18-29

Zacky, Fresno State debut turkey project

Michael Jenkins named Engineering dean

‘Maddy Report’ TV program examines state budget

Matoian Avenue closed June 11-13

Bulldog team in Bike to Work day

Auction of quarter horses begins June 9

Turkey tasting at Farm Market June 7

DOG DAYS begin June 5

Workshop June 30 focuses on African-American youth

Buying a bottle of Fresno State wine benefits programs, students

Engineering student among 37 national award winners

Art, poetry by youths in custody

Summer Arts still welcomes applicants

Alumnus wins Sci-Fi film contest



Sweet corn is back!

Fresno State AFROTC commissions seven

Prof enters Sharkfest swim

Steel soars at Madden Library

New Bulldog Marching Band camp

Fresno hosts Hispanic Youth Symposium

Honorary Doctorate recipients inspire

25th Celebration of Wine June 3

Poles go up for solar parking structure

Alumna Theresa Milavich honored

2 named to University Advisory Board

Felix Perez wins President’s Medal - Photo Gallery

Champions on Ice perform May 30

Kupferman named University Graduate Medalist - Photo Gallery

New York Times Online features 'iamfresnostate.com'

Fresno State celebrates 2007 Commencement - Photo Gallery

Ogle Honored by NAADD

Fresno State Baseball wins WAC Tournament Championship

Training for healthier communities

Open University registration

HOPE: Organization of the Year

Fresno State students tops in research

Power outage darkens campus

Campus Pointe project approved

Summer hours, ‘Energy Saving Bulldogs’ return

Space remains in Summer Arts

Bee publisher receives Tucker Award

Univision’s Salinas honored

Students award $4,000 to nonprofits

Foundation recognizes Haak

CSU safeguards for student loans

AFROTC unit wins Warrior Challenge

Lyles deploys cutting-edge video tech

Budget revision funds CSU request 

Softball beats Nevada for WAC title

Nursing complexities, solutions

Kinesiology prof Scott Sailor honored

Student affirmative action pioneer to retire

Dean’s Medalists honored

Bee headline errs in shooting location

Students’ concerns unfounded

Fresno State joins Bike to Work Week

Marketing fraternity wins national recognition

Dedication of HOPE home in Clovis

250 student-athletes honored for academic excellence

Message from President Welty on the University Village shooting

Shooting suspect apprehended

Police action near campus; Campus remains open - May 8

Statewide MESA competition

Statement from President Welty to the campus community

Final exams May 14-17

Huge crane arrives for library work

Communication followed shooting

Memorial fund for slain former student

Lyles celebration, open house

Campaign communications director

Levine wins psychological award

Fresno State publications, Web site win top awards

Olive Oil wins Yolo Fair medal

Fresno State RISE students attend top research facilities

Women’s water polo is nation’s best

Students set ReadFresno records

Ice Cream tasting is May 8

Building reopens Wed. night after police find briefcase is no threat

Summer Arts accepting applications

Business team takes second, fourth in regional competition

Fresno State’s new doctoral program is first in CSU system

Chouinard, Christopher to receive honorary doctorates

‘Bulldog’ bus shelters unveiled

Madera honors nursing students

Collegian wins statewide honors

Immigration discussion May 3

Bulldogs Capture WAC Crown

Popular: Fresno student honored as volunteer of the year

Update: Virginia Tech apparel benefits memorial fund

Dr. Robert Levine selected for top teaching award

Bulldogs remember Virginia Tech

Art show reception Wednesday

Wellness Challenge concludes



Cinco de Mayo observance

Monteverdi’s Vespers to be performed May 12

New summer programs for kids

'Big Fat Lies' about weight, health are speech topic

Variety of music programs in May

Pulitzer Prize winning author speaks

Migrant student recognition

Fresno State hosts regional advertising competition

No. 16 Bulldogs Open WAC Tournament with 4-0 Defeat of San Jose State

French National Education Ministry honors Fresno State professor

Preview of film about Mexican conquest

Educator, activist Sal Castro speaks

Reading, awards ceremony features MFA candidates

Grad Student Recognition

Bowling team strikes it big

New earthquake lab open house features simulated quake and house demolition

Watney earns first PGA Tour win

Communication and info sources at Fresno State during emergencies

President Welty's statement on Virginia Tech tragedy

Authors Gutkind, Katrovas to appear for Visiting Writer Series

Fowler High business team wins top prize

Virginia Tech memorial and forum Monday

Alumnus is finalist on Sci-Fi Channel

Popular: Far Out! The 33rd annual Vintage Days

Bulldogs lose to No. 1 South Carolina at Nationals

Library installs new catalog system

Popular: 'Strongman' returns for Vintage Days

Honors Society initiates new members April 25

Best and brightest present research

Copters land on campus for ROTC

Sports columnist to speak May 11

Vino Italiano! celebrates new Fresno State wine varietals

Inventing the future

Counseling professor Lee wins national acclaim

Great Valley Center Conf. May 9-10

Cooking For Smiles fundraiser April 21

Men’s volleyball wins sportsmanship award

Social Security is April 26 lecture topic

Karen Carey new Grad Studies dean

Virginia Tech memorial today at Fresno State

Virginia Tech memorial and forum Monday

Ag Secretary Kawamura in Fresno

Lecture on U.S.-Russia policies

Popular: First Nations Week

American Indian Student Conference

Popular: Latino forum examines landmark case

Stearns wins CSU award

Young ag leaders meet for FFA Conference

Research symposium April 12

Energy Conservation Carnival on campus

New online employment site

Novelist Yarbrough at Osher Institute

Astronomers glimpse into galaxies

Design students display ‘fresh’ ideas

FFA Spring Field Day and State Finals April 14

Commencement set for May 19

Universal health care

Fresno State alum Peter Mehas appointed to CSU board

Fresno State President Welty presented Business-Education Award

Catch the Dog Run

International Water Tech Conference

Clinic director will evaluate needle exchange

Water and Energy Technology building opens

Sounds of music fill campus in April

New York Times columnist to visit Fresno State



Fresno State offers scholarships to 3 Science Fair winners

Chevron, Fresno State partner in solar-power parking

Fresno State students hosting a supply drive for Jumpstart

Major Mexican folkloric dance festival comes to Fresno State

César Chávez legacy March 23-30

Musical-comedy legend Carol Channing visits Fresno State

CSU and faculty union agree to extend current contract until settlement agreement finalized

President Welty among leaders in national summit

Timeout joins March Madness Video clips from Fresno State -- most in Real Media, some Quicktime. Video...

Biotech program partners with Pacific Ethanol

NASA scientist speaks on Cassini/Huygens mission

Valley Health Conference to address optimum health and longevity

Cadet is No. 1 in California

Professor who developed 'shock' study for 'Primetime' speaks

Preview Day is March 24

CSU committed to work out settlement agreement with faculty

Campus gets new bus shelters

Fresno stars in NCAA playoffs

Information on Pettis deposition released

Chicano playwright Luis Valdez headlines national literature conference

Quality of life in Central California

Craig appreciation program

Inland California innovation sparked by Fresno State successes

Campus Pointe gets green light; library tower named

Lecture examines ‘Genres of Genocide’

Campus Pointe: Important to the region's future

MySpace and drop in grades

‘Terrorism, War and Security’ panel

Creative nonfiction series explores ‘Memory’

Children’s author ‘Lemony Snicket’ to visit Fresno State

Board increases student fees

Cotton auction benefits student-athletes

Social Work Conference

A taste of honey - and lavender - at Farm Market

Internship and Career Expo

Craig School HR teams will compete in regional competition

Hanson will lecture on warfare and movie ‘300’

Focus on region’s unhealthful air

New release of award-winning olive oil

Death of Ernest Gallo

Fresno State Chocolate Milk Team on KSEE

CSU comment on faculty union strike vote

Victim Services fundraiser to focus on femicide in Juarez, Mexico

Universe one step at a time

Director of Emmy award-winning ‘Silk Cocoon’ to visit Fresno State

From the President to the Publisher – The Importance of Transparency

Fresno State alumna Cheri Cruz heads consortium

Photographer donates archive



Treasure Island’ Vintage Days

Boeing honors shuttle commander with engineering program

Winemaster’s Weekend

Ag students win national award

Kimball joins development team

Music programs galore in March

Tumor treatment system is Osher topic

World water supply is focus of campus conference

5 Valley ag women recognized

Amerasia Week activities under way

New Center for Economic Research and Education launched

Equine program to host educational seminars

Secret Garden Party is April 15

Brooklyn teacher wins Fresno State’s Levine poetry prize

Community Chorus spring concert March 17 and 18

Cultural Heritage institute a valuable resource

New Commission on Athletics Finances Created

Campus Pointe final EIR available

Students take stage for Rogue Festival

Alumni Association seeks Top Dog nominations

Peach Blossom Festival comes to campus March 15-16

Jamie Foxx performance at Save Mart Center postponed

Message from President John Welty to the campus community

University response to story

Red Wave spirit rolls into Peters Rehab Center

Campus activities for National Engineers Week

Veritas Forum Feb. 20-22 explores God, truth, humanity

César Chávez Education Conference is March 23-24

PG&E gift helps Engineering Pathways

Freakonomics co-author to speak Feb. 27

Chestnut Ave. closure impacts traffic

Wellness Challenge

Sheriff Mims speaks Friday at Fresno State

Fresno State seminars at Ag Expo

Lt. Governor Garamendi visits Fresno State

Farm Market ‘Valentine’s Affair’ shares the love

Free hearing evaluations at campus lab

Fresno State earns national community service recognition

Victor E. Bulldog is calendar's Mr. April

Wellness Challenge kickoff

Student Rec Center first anniversary

Red Wave Classic Junior Livestock Show

Quarter horse open house at Fresno State

Africana studies professor wins Fulbright grant

Health Policy Leadership Program seeks participants

African Peoples History Month

Logistics and Distribution Industry Summit Feb. 8

Solaré wine wins Double Gold medal

Library project gets national attention

Mail a Bulldog!

Lecture examines ancient Inca sites

Medieval art, Spain’s Golden Age lectures

Fresno State to train area teachers in conflict resolution



Faculty art show through March 1

Educator Diana Meehan will speak Jan. 31

CSU statement regarding negotiations with the faculty union

CSU and the California State University Employees Union ratify contract

Food production taking a high-tech step forward

Grant expands Fresno State nurse program

iPods join educational toolkit at Fresno State

Ag One honors Fred Ruiz

Fresno State will host FFA students

President discusses ‘exciting times’

Community Chorus auditions

E-waste drop-off Saturday; new service announced

Math education expert wins President’s Award

Musical events in January and February

EDC members gain insight on Campus Pointe project

Newspaper readership program enhanced

Writers give public readings

Water and energy technology incubator named for Claude Laval

Maddy Report examines Valley partnership

Open University registration starts

Budget provides $4.3 billion for CSU

Chican@ Youth Conference Saturday

Public service veteran joins development staff

Summer program announced

Columnist to speak

Preview Day is March 24

New look for University Police cars

Lively literary calendar for spring

Message to the CSU from Chancellor Reed