Fresno State will host a ribbon cutting and open house to celebrate the opening of its satellite South Valley campus, located on the College of Sequoias campus in Visalia, at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26 in the Live Oak Building (1945 Meadow Lane). The event starts with a reception at 5:30 p.m. and ribbon cutting at 6 p.m. followed by an open house. Fresno State President Joseph I. Castro will be joined by College of the Sequoias President Stan Carrizosa; Dr. Luz Gonzalez, new dean of the Visalia campus; Fresno State Provost Lynnette Zelezny and California State Assembly member Devon Mathis. The campus currently offers Fresno State students the ability to take courses in the liberal studies credential program or toward a master’s in public administration. Future options will likely include early-start options for Fresno State students, as well as professional development workshops on grant writing and other topics. Parking is relaxed in Lot 7, west of the Live Oak Building. INFO: Shirley Armbruster at 559.593.1815.