Several faculty and staff members of Fresno State will be recognized and honored at the 2014-2015 Provost Awards reception from 3-5:30 p.m. Friday, May 8, in the North Gym (Room 118). Award categories will include Excellence in Teaching, Faculty Service, Distinguished Achievement in Research, Scholarship or Creative Accomplishment, Innovation and Promising New Faculty. INFO: Randy Aoki at or 559-278-2636. See full release.